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    Ukraine says 11 attacks and drone spotted despite truce
    Dec13

    Ukraine says 11 attacks and drone spotted despite truce

    The Ukrainian army reported 11 attacks against its positions in the east where a ceasefire is tentatively holding and said a drone was spotted over Mariupol, the last major eastern town under its control. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Moscow couple had sex in tunnel
    Dec12

    Moscow couple had sex in tunnel

    Moscow’s metro will carry out emergency checks of its system after a young couple had sex on the rails. ||| Moscow’s metro said on Friday it was carrying out emergency checks of its system after a young couple made their way into a tunnel and had sex on the rails.Moscow has a subculture of enthusiasts who explore its maze of tunnels...

    Putin tops AFP’s most influential people list
    Dec12

    Putin tops AFP’s most influential people list

    Russian President Vladimir Putin leads an AFP list of the most influential people of 2014, a year scarred by episodes of extreme brutality. ||| Paris, France – Russian President Vladimir Putin leads an AFP list of the most influential people of 2014, a year marked by seismic conflicts in Europe and the Middle East and scarred by episodes of...

    Ukraine ceasefire is ‘real’
    Dec12

    Ukraine ceasefire is ‘real’

    President Petro Poroshenko on Friday said a “real” ceasefire was in place in Ukraine after the first 24 hours went without a military casualty. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Ukraine: Truce results in first casualty-free day
    Dec12

    News24.com | Ukraine: Truce results in first casualty-free day

    Ukraine’s president says a fragile truce between his government’s troops and Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine has resulted in the first day free of deaths or injuries for his soldiers. …read more Source:...

    Prisoners of war put to work in east Ukraine
    Dec12

    Prisoners of war put to work in east Ukraine

    On the snowy roof of a music school in eastern Ukraine, workers are busy fixing damage from artillery shelling. When their shift ends, they line up in single file to return to their cells. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Ukrainian PM warns of default risk, calls for more Western help
    Dec11

    Ukrainian PM warns of default risk, calls for more Western help

    Ukraine risks defaulting on its debt unless Western donors come up with more funds on top of the billions of dollars of financial aid already promised …read more Source: The New...

    Poroshenko’s plea to Moscow
    Dec11

    Poroshenko’s plea to Moscow

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko pleaded with Russia to withdraw its troops from his country and close the border. ||| Kiev – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday pleaded with Russia to withdraw its troops from his country and close the border, saying doing so would create peace in the war-torn region within...

    News24.com | Truce holds in Ukraine, but next steps uncertain
    Dec10

    News24.com | Truce holds in Ukraine, but next steps uncertain

    A day-old ceasefire has largely held along the bloodied frontline in eastern Ukraine, but hopes of peace talks and pulling back heavy weaponry still hung in the balance. …read more Source:...

    Kerry, Netanyahu to meet in Rome
    Dec10

    Kerry, Netanyahu to meet in Rome

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Rome for talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on developments in Israel and the West Bank. ||| Washington – US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Rome on Sunday for talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on developments in Israel and the West Bank, the...

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