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    Greece gets support, not money from Russia
    Apr08

    Greece gets support, not money from Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras moral support and long-term cooperation but no financial aid. ||| Moscow – Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras moral support and long-term cooperation but no financial aid on Wednesday, leaving Athens to fend for itself in...

    Litvinenko’s death ‘was an accident’
    Apr08

    Litvinenko’s death ‘was an accident’

    One of two Russians accused of poisoning Alexander Litvinenko said that the former KGB officer may have killed himself accidentally. ||| Moscow – One of two Russians accused of poisoning ex-Soviet spy Alexander Litvinenko in London in 2006 said on Wednesday the former KGB officer may have killed himself accidentally while handling...

    ‘Greece has not asked Russia for help’
    Apr08

    ‘Greece has not asked Russia for help’

    Athens has not asked Moscow for money to help cope with its debt and financial problems, according to a Greek official. ||| Moscow – Greece has not asked Russia for money to help cope with its debt and financial problems and wants to resolve them within the European Union, a Greek government official said on Wednesday. “We have not asked...

    The Ukraine crisis and European stability: Ten possible steps toward a solution
    Apr08

    The Ukraine crisis and European stability: Ten possible steps toward a solution

    The crisis in Ukraine presents one of the gravest threats to global order in the past quarter century. Military action by Russia against Ukraine is a breach of international law and a violation of the terms of the Budapest Memorandum of 1994. It pits Moscow directly against Western powers at a time of deep instability in other parts of the world,...

    Ukraine challenges oligarchs’ grip
    Apr07

    Ukraine challenges oligarchs’ grip

    Ukraine’s judicial authorities are challenging tenders that gave big businessmen control over key power companies under ousted president Viktor Yanukovich. ||| Kiev – Ukraine’s judicial authorities launched actions on Tuesday challenging tenders that gave big businessmen control over key power companies under ousted president...

    Emerging markets held in check
    Apr07

    Emerging markets held in check

    Emerging market stocks paused on Tuesday as the dollar resumed its climb, shrugging off disappointing jobs data in the US. ||| London – Emerging market stocks paused on Tuesday as the dollar resumed its climb, shrugging off last week’s disappointing jobs data in the United States, though gains in Asia helped equities cling to...

    Currency shifts spur EU firms to rework production model
    Apr07

    Currency shifts spur EU firms to rework production model

    A dramatic fall in the euro has created an opportunity for European manufacturers to enjoy cheap production costs at the bases from which they can supply world markets. ||| London – A dramatic fall in the euro has created an opportunity for European manufacturers to enjoy cheap production costs at the bases from which they can supply world...

    Six Ukrainian soldiers killed in east
    Apr05

    Six Ukrainian soldiers killed in east

    Six Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in two separate incidents in the east of the country, Government officials say four soldiers died after their vehicle was reportedly fired on by pro-Russian separatists in Schastye, close to the separatist stronghold of Lugansk. Two others were killed when their vehicle hit an anti-tank mine near the...

    Pope Francis calls for peace in Syria and Iraq in Easter message
    Apr05

    Pope Francis calls for peace in Syria and Iraq in Easter message

    Pope Francis has called for peace above all in Syria and Iraq during his traditional Easter Sunday message. He urged the international community to address the immense humanitarian tragedy in both countries. The Pope also called for peace in the Holy Land, Ukraine, Libya, Yemen, Nigeria, Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. And he once...

    Six Ukrainian soldiers killed as rebel uprising marks first anniversary
    Apr05

    Six Ukrainian soldiers killed as rebel uprising marks first anniversary

    At least six Ukrainian servicemen were killed in separatist attacks on Sunday in Ukraine’s troubled eastern regions in a grim weekend marking the f …read more Source: The New...

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