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    UN: Around 1,300 killed in Ukraine since cease-fire
    Dec15

    UN: Around 1,300 killed in Ukraine since cease-fire

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russian arms sales soared in 2013, bucking global slowdown – think tank
    Dec15

    Russian arms sales soared in 2013, bucking global slowdown – think tank

    Russian arms makers’ sales soared 20 percent in 2013, bucking a slowdown in other countries’ industries, largely thanks to a Kremlin push to modernise its military, the SIPRI think tank said on Monday.Russia’s figures were strong enough to slow a three-year decline in global arms sales caused mainly by Washington’s...

    Russian FM: ‘Hopeless’ to pressure Russia on Ukraine
    Dec15

    Russian FM: ‘Hopeless’ to pressure Russia on Ukraine

    Lavrov discussed Ukraine and Middle-East conflicts with US counterpart Kerry on Sunday …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Paris, Berlin urge Poroshenko to press ahead with reforms
    Dec15

    Paris, Berlin urge Poroshenko to press ahead with reforms

    Ukraine’s parliament last week approved the new government’s economic programme of tough reforms aimed at securing billions of dollars in financial aid …read more Source: World...

    Opinion: The Perennial Story of Gulf Oil
    Dec15

    Opinion: The Perennial Story of Gulf Oil

    By the time this article goes to press, oil prices will have suffered huge losses, approaching fifty per cent of their value of just five months ago. The decline in the price of a vital commodity on which some state budgets depend almost completely doubtless brings back memories of previous oil price collapses, and the great suffering of the...

    German lawmaker   and Russia expert   Schockenhoff dies
    Dec14

    German lawmaker and Russia expert Schockenhoff dies

    BERLIN: German conservative lawmaker Andreas Schockenhoff, a foreign policy expert on Russia and France, has died at age 57, his party said on Sunday. Schockenhoff was deputy chairman of the parliamentary group of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats and their Bavarian allies. A lawmaker since 1990, he had also coordinated...

    Kerry, Lavrov Meeting Again on Ukraine Conflict
    Dec14

    Kerry, Lavrov Meeting Again on Ukraine Conflict

    The top U.S. and Russian diplomats are meeting in Rome in a new bid to ease tensions in Ukraine, but their latest talks are complicated by U.S. legislation calling for military aid to be sent to Kyiv forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov were...

    Britain to treat wounded Ukrainian soldiers in English hospital
    Dec14

    Britain to treat wounded Ukrainian soldiers in English hospital

    Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said up to five Ukrainian servicemen would be given reconstructive surgery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham …read more Source: World...

    Kerry, Lavrov to meet as tensions soar over Ukraine
    Dec14

    Kerry, Lavrov to meet as tensions soar over Ukraine

    Top US diplomat John Kerry is set to meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Rome on Dec. 14, amid anger in Moscow over the prospect of new US sanctions and possible supply of lethal military aid to Ukraine. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Ukraine conflict toll tops 4,600: UN
    Dec13

    Ukraine conflict toll tops 4,600: UN

    KIEV: Fighting between government troops and pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine has left more than 300 people dead in less than a month, taking the overall toll to 4,634, the UN said on Saturday in its latest report on the conflict. Some 10,243 people have been wounded since the conflict erupted in the ex-Soviet republic’s east in April,...

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