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    Putin faces icy reception in Brisbane
    Nov14

    Putin faces icy reception in Brisbane

    Tension heightened when Vladimir Putin arrived at the G20 summit with Britain’s David Cameron tell the Russian leader to stop bullying smaller states. ||| Brisbane – Vladimir Putin faces an icy reception at the G20 summit with Britain’s David Cameron telling the Russian leader to stop bullying smaller states and...

    Putin slams G20 for imposing sanctions over Ukraine
    Nov14

    Putin slams G20 for imposing sanctions over Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin on Friday slammed G20 member countries for imposing sanctions on Russia, saying this violated the group’s principles, but said he did not plan to raise the issue at the summit in Australia. Putin told the TASS state news agency in an interview published Friday, ahead of this weekend’s G20 summit in Brisbane,...

    Hungary’s Orban dismisses US corruption claims
    Nov14

    Hungary’s Orban dismisses US corruption claims

    Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday (14/11/2014) dismissed corruption claims cited by Washington as the reason for US entry bans on six senior Hungarian officials in October that have soured already frayed bilateral relations. Orban said last week that Hungary is under “great pressure” from Washington because of the Ukraine...

    Child killed in east Ukraine shelling
    Nov14

    Child killed in east Ukraine shelling

    A five-year old girl was killed by shelling in war-torn east Ukraine and her mother seriously wounded, officials said. ||| Kiev – A five-year old girl was killed on Friday by shelling in war-torn east Ukraine and her mother seriously wounded, Ukrainian officials said.A military spokesman in Kiev and local officials said the child was killed...

    Girl (5) killed in Ukraine shelling
    Nov14

    Girl (5) killed in Ukraine shelling

    A five-year old girl was killed by shelling on Friday in war-torn east Ukraine, with her mother seriously wounded, Ukrainian officials said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine and Russia take centre stage at G-20 summit
    Nov14

    Ukraine and Russia take centre stage at G-20 summit

    British Prime Minister David Cameron blasts Russian actions, warning that they may draw greater sanctions from US, European Union …read more Source: Business...

    Germany, France skirt recession
    Nov14

    Germany, France skirt recession

    The clouds over Europe appeared to lift slightly in the third quarter as the its two biggest economies both narrowly escaped a new recession. ||| Frankfurt – The clouds over Europe appeared to lift slightly in the third quarter as the its two biggest economies both narrowly escaped a new recession, official data showed on Friday. In...

    Ukraine crisis key focus at G20 summit
    Nov14

    Ukraine crisis key focus at G20 summit

    The G20 leaders summit in Australia starting is setting up as a showdown between Western leaders and Russian President Vladimir Putin, following fresh reports of Russian troops pouring into eastern Ukraine. ||| Brisbane, Australia – The G20 leaders summit in Australia starting on Saturday is setting up as a showdown between Western leaders...

    Russia rattles Aussies with a few warships
    Nov14

    Russia rattles Aussies with a few warships

    Vladimir Putin is underlining his presence at a major summit of world leaders in Australia by stationing warships in waters off the country’s northeastern coast, prompting the Australian prime minister to angrily accuse Russia of trying to reclaim the “lost glories” of the Soviet Union. The diplomatic drama, which has been simmering since a...

    Paper gives G20 leaders irreverent welcome
    Nov14

    Paper gives G20 leaders irreverent welcome

    Jacob Zuma with a beer in his hand and a bare-chested Barack Obama graced an Australian newspaper’s front page. ||| Brisbane – An Australian newspaper gave G20 leaders an irreverent welcome on Friday, with Barack Obama depicted bare-chested and in swimming trunks, Angela Merkel shown hugging a koala and Vladimir Putin wearing a hat...

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