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    Merkel takes centre stage in EU’s year of crises
    Dec28

    Merkel takes centre stage in EU’s year of crises

    In a year of crises for Europe, from the Ukraine war to Greece’s debt turmoil to the historic refugee influx, Germany’s Angela Merkel emerged as the continent’s de facto leader, drawing more praise and fire than ever. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework
    Dec24

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework

    For Oksana Boiko’s children, the trip to school used to be a short walk to the other side of their tiny village of Zaytseve in east Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Russia: Country issues Crimea banknote in move likely to irk Ukraine
    Dec23

    Russia: Country issues Crimea banknote in move likely to irk Ukraine

    Russia's central bank said in a statement it would issue 20 million of the new notes. It has previously minted a 10 rouble coin to celebrate Russia's control of Crimea. Russia on Wednesday issued a new banknote dedicated to Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula it annexed last year, in a move likely to anger Kiev which says it wants the...

    This time it is not Putin: Ukraine flirts with political suicide
    Dec23

    This time it is not Putin: Ukraine flirts with political suicide

    Russia’s focus on Syria helps soothe conflict in Ukraine, offering window for reform, recovery from recession, but administration in Kiev is overrun by internal squabbles …read more Source: Business...

    News24.com | Ukraine won’t pay $3bn debt to Russia
    Dec18

    News24.com | Ukraine won’t pay $3bn debt to Russia

    Ukraine has announced it will not make good on its $3bn debt to Russia due this weekend, deepening a row with Moscow which said it would take Kiev to court. …read more Source:...

    We won’t impose sanctions against Ukraine, says Putin
    Dec18

    We won’t impose sanctions against Ukraine, says Putin

    State Duma received a bill on termination of the free trade zone agreement with Kiev …read more Source: The...

    Putin, Trump sing each other’s praises
    Dec18

    Putin, Trump sing each other’s praises

    President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump say they would welcome an improvement in relations between the US and Russia. ||| Washington – Russian President Vladimir Putin and US presidential candidate Donald Trump praised each other on Thursday, saying they would welcome an improvement in the now-icy relations between their two nations....

    [PHOTO] Obama Appoints 34-Year-Old Nigerian, Adewale Adeyemo As Deputy National Security Adviser
    Dec16

    [PHOTO] Obama Appoints 34-Year-Old Nigerian, Adewale Adeyemo As Deputy National Security Adviser

    President Barack Obama has tapped Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo, who served in top roles at the Treasury Department, to succeed Caroline Atkinson as his deputy national security adviser for international economic affairs. Ms. Atkinson has served in her current post since June 2013, a position that includes coordinating U.S. participation in the annual...

    Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo: Nigerian appointed by Obama as Deputy National Security Adviser
    Dec16

    Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo: Nigerian appointed by Obama as Deputy National Security Adviser

    Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo has been appointed by US President Barack Obama to succeed Caroline Atkinson as his deputy national security adviser for international economic affairs. Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo, who has served in top roles at the Treasury Department, has been appointed by US President Barack Obama to succeed Caroline Atkinson as his deputy...

    News24.com | Kerry wants common ground with Russia on Syria
    Dec15

    News24.com | Kerry wants common ground with Russia on Syria

    The United States and Russia need to find “common ground” to end Syria’s civil war and restore stability in eastern Ukraine, US Secretary of State John Kerry says. …read more Source:...

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