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Section: Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)

    EU threatens Russia with sanctions over Syria
    Oct20

    EU threatens Russia with sanctions over Syria

    European Union leaders warned Russia at a summit on Thursday that they will consider sanctions over its role in the Syrian conflict if Moscow does not stop “crimes” in the devastated city of Aleppo. As the bloc’s 28 leaders met in Brussels for a crucial discussion on their future strategy to deal with Moscow, EU President Donald...

    From Ukraine with love
    Oct19

    From Ukraine with love

    A myriad of colours has been put up to decorate the walls of an exhibition hall at Katara Cultural Village. More than a dozen artists from Ukraine, once known as ‘global breadbasket’, are showcasing over 50 works of art, depicting the unique culture of their country. Ranging from landscapes to abstract, portraits, digital paintings and...

    Rosneft enters India with $13bn Essar deal
    Oct19

    Rosneft enters India with $13bn Essar deal

    In a spectacularly costly gamble aimed at boosting Russia’s strategic position, state-controlled giant Rosneft is investing in India’s Essar Oil to muscle into a promising market with outlets throughout Asia. Russian President Vladimir Putin returned from last week’s Brics summit in Goa with one of the largest deals the oil...

    Merkel expects ‘no wonders’ from four-way Ukraine talks
    Oct19

    Merkel expects ‘no wonders’ from four-way Ukraine talks

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that “no wonders” should be expected at talks on a stalled peace plan for eastern Ukraine which she will host today with the leaders of Russia, France and Ukraine. Other top officials, including Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, also dampened expectations of any breakthrough at the talks in Berlin on...

    Obama tells Trump to ‘stop whining’
    Oct18

    Obama tells Trump to ‘stop whining’

    President Barack Obama yesterday slapped down Donald Trump’s claim that the 2016 presidential race is rigged, telling the Republican to “stop whining” and get on with his campaign.In language normally reserved for chastising a stroppy teenager, Obama discarded diplomatic decorum and skewered the mogul from the Rose Garden in front of...

    Kremlin-funded RT TV says UK bank closing its accounts
    Oct17

    Kremlin-funded RT TV says UK bank closing its accounts

    Kremlin-funded television network RT said yesterday that Britain’s NatWest bank is closing all its accounts in a unilateral decision that Moscow decried as politically motivated. “They have closed our accounts in Britain. All the accounts,” wrote RT editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan on Twitter. She later said that NatWest has not blocked...

    Pro-Russia rebel commander ‘Motorola’ killed in Ukraine bombing
    Oct17

    Pro-Russia rebel commander ‘Motorola’ killed in Ukraine bombing

    It was the latest in a string of assassinations of insurgent commanders …read more Source: Gulf...

    EU mulls more Syria sanctions as political efforts falter
    Oct17

    EU mulls more Syria sanctions as political efforts falter

    No EU country has raised the idea of imposing sanctions on Russia, despite its support for President Bashar Al Assad …read more Source: Gulf...

    20 Serbs arrested over Montenegro vote ‘attack plans’
    Oct17

    20 Serbs arrested over Montenegro vote ‘attack plans’

    Montenegro said it had arrested 20 Serbs for planning to carry out attacks after voting ended in the Balkan nation’s tense parliamentary elections yesterday. The pro-Russian opposition – which opposes plans to anchor Montenegro in Nato – slammed the announcement of the arrests as propaganda, while Serbia sardonically questioned its timing....

    Global court warns govt over extra-judicial killings
    Oct15

    Global court warns govt over extra-judicial killings

    The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued a warning to the Philippine government over alleged extra-judicial killings, saying officials’ incitement of mass killings could be prosecuted before the court in The Hague.Malacanang reacted swiftly to the statement, saying the alleged extra-judicial killings linked...

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