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    Germany’s top diplomat hopes for new Ukraine talks after meeting Putin
    Jun03

    Germany’s top diplomat hopes for new Ukraine talks after meeting Putin

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has reiterated German support for the Normandy format. He told Russian President Vladimir Putin clashes would go on until an international settlement is reached in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin urges end to ‘harmful chatter’ over Russian meddling 
    Jun03

    Putin urges end to ‘harmful chatter’ over Russian meddling 

    Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 2, 2017 © AFP / Olga MALTSEVASaint Petersburg, Russian Federation, Jun 2 – Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a blistering attack Friday on what he said were baseless accusations that Moscow was behind a hacking and influence...

    eNCA | Ukraine commander wounded, assassination attempt
    Jun03

    eNCA | Ukraine commander wounded, assassination attempt

    Officers said that the attacker carried a Ukrainian passport in the name of Alexander Dakar. …read more Source:...

    Six Countries to Join UN Security Council for Temporary Terms
    Jun02

    Six Countries to Join UN Security Council for Temporary Terms

    U.N. member states elected six countries Friday to temporary seats on the Security Council, the U.N. body responsible for maintaining international peace and security. Starting January 1, 2018, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Kuwait, Poland and Peru will serve two-year terms, while the Netherlands will join for one year, in a special arrangement...

    Finance: A company owned by Microsoft’s cofounder just unveiled the biggest plane in the world
    Jun01

    Finance: A company owned by Microsoft’s cofounder just unveiled the biggest plane in the world

    Paul Allen's Stratolaunch plane rests on 28 tires, weighs 500,000 pounds, and has a 385-foot wingspan. For decades, Ukraine’s Antonov An-225 has reigned supreme as the largest plane in the world. That is, until now. On Wednesday, Stratolaunch rolled its low-orbit-launch aircraft out of the company’s hangar in the California...

    Austria releases suspect accused of war crimes in Ukraine
    Jun01

    Austria releases suspect accused of war crimes in Ukraine

    VIENNA (Reuters) – An Austrian accused of committing war crimes in eastern Ukraine has been released from custody in his home country after credibly denying the allegations against him, a spokesman for the prosecutors’ office handling the case said on Thursday. Original Article Related posts No related posts. The post Austria releases...

    Sri Lankan in ‘bomb’ drama just released from psychiatric care
    Jun01

    Sri Lankan in ‘bomb’ drama just released from psychiatric care

    Armed police stormed a Malaysia Airlines flight which was forced to return to Melbourne after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit claiming he had a bomb © AFP / MANAN VATSYAYANAMelbourne, Australia, Jun 1 – A Sri Lankan man who tried to enter an airline cockpit with what he said was a bomb, before terrified passengers managed to overpower him,...

    Putin hosts Modi at Russia’s economic showcase
    Jun01

    Putin hosts Modi at Russia’s economic showcase

    Russian President Vladimir Putin hosts Indian premier Narendra Modi on Thursday on the sidelines of the Kremlin’s annual economic forum, as Moscow looks to burnish a fragile recovery despite tensions with the West. Modi and Putin will meet on the third leg of the Indian leader’s four-nation tour of Europe with the pair looking to...

    World Ignores Displaced Africans, Aid Agency Protests
    Jun01

    World Ignores Displaced Africans, Aid Agency Protests

    The world pays the least attention to humanitarian crises when they force Africans from their homes, dashing hopes of peace, hindering reconstruction and increasing the risk of radicalization, an aid agency said Thursday. Central African Republic topped the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) annual list of neglected displacement crises. It...

    Crimea to Bring Dozen of Investment Projects to St. Petersburg Economic Forum
    Jun01

    Crimea to Bring Dozen of Investment Projects to St. Petersburg Economic Forum

    YALTA (Sputnik) — Crimea’s government said Wednesday it was going to roll out a dozen of investment projects at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). “We will present around 10 investment projects and 20 investment platforms,” the Black Sea republic’s government said in a statement. The region hopes to attract funds...

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