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    Two years since peace deal, war simmers in Ukraine
    Feb11

    Two years since peace deal, war simmers in Ukraine

    The deal was inked during a period of intense combat and rising fears of an open war between the two neighbours …read more Source: Gulf...

    The Ukraine conflict: Five things to know
    Feb11

    The Ukraine conflict: Five things to know

    The war began with Ukraine’s army in shambles after decades of neglect …read more Source: Gulf...

    Scorning talk of peace, Ukraine fighters battle on
    Feb11

    Scorning talk of peace, Ukraine fighters battle on

    The Minsk II accord of February 2015 was meant to halt fighting between Kiev and the Kremlin-backed insurgents through a complex road map to peace …read more Source: Gulf...

    Trump to attend Nato summit in unfinished HQ
    Feb09

    Trump to attend Nato summit in unfinished HQ

    Nato will host a summit of leaders including US President Donald Trump in May at its new Brussels headquarters, even though it will not be ready by then, sources said on Thursday. Security and IT systems at the $1.2bn headquarters in the Belgian capital are behind schedule and so the transatlantic military alliance will only properly move in come...

    Putin meets Volkswagen CEO, offers help in Russia
    Feb08

    Putin meets Volkswagen CEO, offers help in Russia

    President Vladimir Putin met Volkswagen Chief Executive Matthias Mueller in Moscow on Wednesday and said he was ready to help the German car giant develop its business in Russia at a time of sliding sales and weak demand. Putin said he understood the challenges the car maker faced in Russia, where the country’s once-booming auto market has...

    Netanyahu seeks Britain sanctions against Iran
    Feb06

    Netanyahu seeks Britain sanctions against Iran

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged “responsible nations” to join new sanctions against Iran yesterday during a visit to London, but Britain defended a nuclear deal sealed between major powers and Tehran. Ahead of his talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May, Netanyahu said other nations should follow new US President Donald...

    Trump respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump respects ‘killer’ Putin

    President Donald Trump has rebuffed calls for a tougher stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations inside the country and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine.Trump – now two weeks into his four-year term – showed no signs of yielding to demands from within his own Republican Party to distance himself from President Vladimir Putin.“I...

    Poll gap closes between Merkel’s conservatives, Social Democrats
    Feb05

    Poll gap closes between Merkel’s conservatives, Social Democrats

    The lead in voter support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative alliance over the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) shrank to a multi-year low of four percentage points, an opinion poll showed yesterday.The SPD, which a week ago appointed Martin Schulz as leader, scored 29% in the survey published in newspaper Bild am Sonntag...

    Serbs demolish wall in Kosovo’s divided city
    Feb05

    Serbs demolish wall in Kosovo’s divided city

    Local Serbs in Kosovo used bulldozers yesterday to demolish a wall they built in the ethnically-divided city of Mitrovica, following weeks of tension over the issue between Kosovo and Serbia.The Serbs, who do not recognise Kosovo as a state, started constructing the wall in December, saying that it was to protect against a landslip, but the...

    Calm returns to flashpoint Ukraine town as Trump pledges to help
    Feb05

    Calm returns to flashpoint Ukraine town as Trump pledges to help

    Ukrainian military said in the morning that no soldiers had been killed in the past 24 hours for the first time since fighting over the blue-collar town of Avdiivka soared last week …read more Source: Gulf...

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