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    Putin reassures Russians rouble will rise again
    Dec18

    Putin reassures Russians rouble will rise again

    Russia’s economy is heading into recession because of low oil prices, Western sanctions over Ukraine and global economic problems. …read more Source: Gulf...

    Putin Addresses Russia Amid Economic Crisis
    Dec18

    Putin Addresses Russia Amid Economic Crisis

    President Vladimir Putin is holding his end-of-year news conference Thursday amid a growing economic crisis in Russia. It is expected to be dominated by debate over the ruble, with Russia’s national currency struggling to cope with falling oil prices and sanctions. The Kremlin leader is also expected to take questions on Ukraine and on...

    ‘Civic obligation’ to defend Ukraine, says hassid
    Dec18

    ‘Civic obligation’ to defend Ukraine, says hassid

    This soldier is unlike any other currently serving in the Ukrainian military. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    It’s dangerous to corner Russia too much
    Dec18

    It’s dangerous to corner Russia too much

    When President Vikto Yanukovych of Ukraine fled his capital Kiev on Feb. 21, 2014, after the Maidan protests, very few could have predicted that it would unfold into a second Cold War between Moscow and the West. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Putin holds late-night talks on Ukraine with EU leaders
    Dec17

    Putin holds late-night talks on Ukraine with EU leaders

        MOSCOW — Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and his French, German and Ukrainian counterparts agreed in a phonecall early Wednesday that they wanted talks between Kiev, Moscow and rebels controlling parts of eastern Ukraine to resume as soon as possible.   The telephone conversation came after the …read more...

    Mogherini says detects some willingness’ from Russia to resolve Ukraine conflict
    Dec17

    Mogherini says detects some willingness’ from Russia to resolve Ukraine conflict

    KIEV: The European Union’s foreign policy chief said on Wednesday that she and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had detected signs of greater willingness from Russia to resolve the crisis in Ukraine’s pro-separatist eastern territories. But Poroshenko balanced this judgment by saying Ukraine was in a virtual state of war with...

    Russia, Germany, France, Ukraine hold telephone conference on Ukraine
    Dec17

    Russia, Germany, France, Ukraine hold telephone conference on Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conference Wednesday with the leaders of Germany, France and Ukraine to discuss creating a lasting peace in Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine’s President: Peace Talks Could Resume Dec. 21
    Dec17

    Ukraine’s President: Peace Talks Could Resume Dec. 21

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says his government could resume peace talks with Russian-backed separatists and Russia’s government… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine leader wants to join “Euro-Atlantic” security alliance
    Dec17

    Ukraine leader wants to join “Euro-Atlantic” security alliance

    Speaking in the Polish parliament during a visit, Poroshenko said that on his return to Kiev he would submit a motion to Ukrainian lawmakers on ending Ukraine’s non-aligned status …read more Source: World...

    No Signs of Foul Play in German Putin Critic’s Death
    Dec17

    No Signs of Foul Play in German Putin Critic’s Death

    BERLIN—A conservative member of the German parliament and prominent critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin died of heart failure or overheating after falling asleep in a sauna and there are no signs of foul play, state prosecutors said on Wednesday. Andreas Schockenhoff, a deputy parliamentary floor leader for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s...

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