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    Groups slam Ukraine for slow polio response
    Oct09

    Groups slam Ukraine for slow polio response

    KIEV: Global health groups accused Ukraine on Friday of being critically late and ineffective in responding to Europe’s first polio outbreak since 2010. The World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed in late August that two Ukrainian children had been crippled by the virus in the former Soviet state’s southwestern Zakarpattya region....

    Europe should not take orders from US on Russia ties: Juncker
    Oct09

    Europe should not take orders from US on Russia ties: Juncker

    The European Commission’s president says Europe should not take orders from the United States when it comes to its relations with Russia. According to Russia Today, Jean-Claude Juncker said: “We can’t let our relationship with Russia be dictated by Washington.” He said: “Russia must be treated decently,” stressing, “We must make...

    Ukraine’s Naftogaz sends prepayment to Russia for gas
    Oct09

    Ukraine’s Naftogaz sends prepayment to Russia for gas

    Ukrainian state-run energy firm Naftogaz has transferred a prepayment to Russia for gas supplies and plans to buy 2 billion cubic meters (bcm) in October, a spokeswoman for the company said on Friday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold
    Oct09

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a conciliatory tone on Friday in his comments on Russia and pro-Russian rebels during his visit to Kazakhstan, the Kremlin’s ally in Central Asia. …read more Source: Iran...

    Religious dimension to Russian intervention in Syria ‘could open the gates of hell’
    Oct09

    Religious dimension to Russian intervention in Syria ‘could open the gates of hell’

    Tunisia’s former Ambassador to Syria has warned that if Russia is seeking to reinforce a religious dimension to its current military intervention in Syria, it could provoke the Muslim world, expand the conflict and “open the gates of hell” across the region. “The Russian Orthodox Church blessed the intervention, saying...

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold
    Oct09

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a conciliatory tone on Friday in his comments on Russia and Moscow-backed rebels during his visit to Kazakhstan, the Kremlin’s ally in Central Asia. “Few had believed this (but) we did our best and, as a result of our efforts, guns have been silent for more than two weeks and this gives...

    Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian
    Oct09

    Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian

    Moscow is open to discussing handing over to Kiev a Ukrainian pilot charged with the murder of two journalists once there is a verdict in her trial, the Russian justice minister said Friday, in contrast to previous statements …read more Source: The Daily...

    NATO, Tested by Russia in Syria, Raises Its Guard and Its Tone
    Oct09

    NATO, Tested by Russia in Syria, Raises Its Guard and Its Tone

    Photo Debris from what activists in Syria said was an attack by the Russian Air Force on Wednesday in the countryside of Idlib Province. Credit Khalil Ashawi/Reuters BRUSSELS — Confronted with its biggest military challenge since the end of the Cold War, a weakened NATO took steps Thursday to shore up its flanks, both in the Middle East and...

    Russia not discussing plans to restructure Ukraine’s debt
    Oct09

    Russia not discussing plans to restructure Ukraine’s debt

    The Russian government is not discussing plans to restructure Ukraine’s debt, RIA news agency quoted a government source as saying Friday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine leader says he hopes “fragile truce” will hold
    Oct09

    Ukraine leader says he hopes “fragile truce” will hold

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a conciliatory tone Friday in his comments on Russia and Moscow-backed rebels during his visit to Kazakhstan, the Kremlin’s ally in Central Asia …read more Source: The Daily...

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