: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Africa

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit
    Nov06

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit

    Russia confirmed it will not attend the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, accusing the US of seeking to play first fiddle on matters of nuclear safety. ||| Moscow – Russia has confirmed it will not attend the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, a gathering championed by President Barack Obama, accusing Washington of seeking to play first fiddle on...

    Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM
    Nov06

    Putin cannot avoid me: Australia PM

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday (06/11/2014) warned Vladimir Putin he will not be able to avoid a “conversation” over the loss of Australian lives in the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine. Last month Abbott vowed to “shirtfront” the Russian president at the G20 summit in Brisbane next week. Shirtfronting is an Australian Rules...

    Ukraine creates de facto border around separatist zone
    Nov06

    Ukraine creates de facto border around separatist zone

    Ukraine on Thursday (06/11/2014) announced passport controls around areas held by pro-Russian separatists in the latest step toward what resembles the breakup of the ex-Soviet republic, as heavy artillery fire erupted in Donetsk. Ukraine’s border guards service said anyone crossing in or out of rebel areas will have to present a passport....

    Ukraine’s warring sides trade blame on school shelling as locals rage
    Nov06

    Ukraine’s warring sides trade blame on school shelling as locals rage

    Ukraine’s warring sides on Thursday (06/11/2014) traded blame over the deadly shelling of a school sports ground in rebel-held territory that killed two teenagers as they played football. Pro-Russian insurgents announced two days of mourning for the slain adolescents as Russian investigators launched a criminal case against Ukrainian...

    To deliver or not to deliver warships to Russia? A French dilemma
    Nov06

    To deliver or not to deliver warships to Russia? A French dilemma

    As a deadline for the controversial delivery of a warship to Russia nears, France faces a gruelling dilemma: ditch the deal, lose billions and antagonise Moscow – or go ahead and attract NATO’s wrath. Until the deadly crisis in Ukraine erupted this year, the 1.2 billion-euro (1.5-billion) contract to build and sell two mammoth Mistral-class...

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit
    Nov06

    Russia snubs US on nuclear summit

    Russia has confirmed it will not attend the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, a gathering championed by President Barack Obama, accusing Washington of seeking to play first fiddle on matters of nuclear safety. In another sign of the growing chill between the former Cold War rivals, Moscow claimed the organisers wanted to accord special rights to the...

    Passport controls for east Ukraine
    Nov06

    Passport controls for east Ukraine

    Ukraine announced that anyone crossing in or out of areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in the east will have to show a passport. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine imposes passport controls around rebel area
    Nov06

    Ukraine imposes passport controls around rebel area

    Ukraine announced that anyone crossing in or out of areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country will have to show a passport. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Putin can’t avoid me, says Australia’s Abbott
    Nov06

    Putin can’t avoid me, says Australia’s Abbott

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday warned Vladimir Putin he will not be able to avoid a “conversation” over the loss of Australian lives in the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Despite election defeat, foreign policy is not ‘game over’ for Obama
    Nov06

    Despite election defeat, foreign policy is not ‘game over’ for Obama

    From marauding jihadists in Iraq to pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine and beheadings of Americans in Syria, a world in crisis has fanned perceptions …read more Source: The New...

    Pin It on Pinterest