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    Kiev says Russia has 7 500 troops in Ukraine
    Nov22

    Kiev says Russia has 7 500 troops in Ukraine

    Russia has 7 500 troops in the east of the country, where pro-Moscow separatists have been fighting government troops for months, Ukraine’s defence minister says. …read more Source:...

    Russia mulls oil production cut
    Nov21

    Russia mulls oil production cut

    Russia is considering cutting its oil production in a bid to revive prices, energy minister Alexander Novak said, as the ruble plunges in value. ||| Moscow – Russia is considering cutting its oil production in a bid to revive prices, energy minister Alexander Novak said Friday as the falling price of crude along with Western sanctions over...

    Russia mulls oil output cut
    Nov21

    Russia mulls oil output cut

    Russia may cut oil production to shore up flagging prices, but its ability to change output is limited. ||| Moscow – Russia may cut oil production to shore up flagging prices, but its ability to change output is limited and no decision has been made yet, its energy minister said, underlining Moscow’s desire for a higher oil price....

    Ukraine president heckled by relatives of Maidan dead
    Nov21

    Ukraine president heckled by relatives of Maidan dead

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was shouted down by angry relatives of 100 protesters killed in Kiev’s “Euromaidan” revolution at a ceremony on Friday (21/11/2014) to pay tribute to the victims. The relatives, frustrated by Poroshenko’s failure to bring officials of the previous government to justice, shouted, “Who is a hero for...

    Biden gears up for Kiev meeting
    Nov21

    Biden gears up for Kiev meeting

    US Vice-President Joe Biden will meet Ukraine’s leaders on the first anniversary of the protests that toppled the former pro-Kremlin regime. ||| Kiev – US Vice-President Joe Biden will meet Ukraine’s leaders on Friday on the first anniversary of the protests that toppled the former pro-Kremlin regime, with Kiev hoping for an...

    Oil smooths superpowers’ global dealings
    Nov21

    Oil smooths superpowers’ global dealings

    A new age of abundant and cheap energy supplies is redrawing the world’s geopolitical landscape, weakening and potentially threatening the legitimacy of some governments while enhancing the power of others. ||| Rich MillerA NEW age of abundant and cheap energy supplies is redrawing the world’s geopolitical landscape, weakening and...

    Weak growth in Germany, France renews risk of eurozone downturn
    Nov21

    Weak growth in Germany, France renews risk of eurozone downturn

    The euro-area economy risks a renewed slowdown. A Purchasing Managers index for factories and services activity unexpectedly fell to 51.4 in November, the lowest in 16 months, from 52.1 in October, London-based Markit Economics said yesterday. ||| The euro-area economy risks a renewed slowdown.A Purchasing Managers index for factories and...

    Almost 1 000 killed in Ukraine since September
    Nov20

    Almost 1 000 killed in Ukraine since September

    Nearly 1 000 people have been killed in conflict-torn Ukraine since a tattered truce was signed in September while the number of people displaced has nearly doubled, the UN says. …read more Source:...

    International monitors shot at in east Ukraine
    Nov20

    International monitors shot at in east Ukraine

    A convoy of international monitors from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) has been shot at by “uniformed personnel” in east Ukraine, the organisation says. …read more Source:...

    Russian firms face huge insurance costs
    Nov20

    Russian firms face huge insurance costs

    Russian companies face billions of dollars in extra insurance costs as Western sanctions prompt foreign insurance firms to start pulling out. ||| London/Moscow – Russian companies face billions of dollars in extra insurance costs as Western sanctions prompt foreign insurance firms to start pulling out, worried that any business they...

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