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    Ukraine votes in poll likely to elect pro-West assembly
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes in poll likely to elect pro-West assembly

    War-weary Ukrainians voted today in an election that is likely to install a pro-Western parliament and strengthen President Petro Poroshenko’s mandate to end separatist conflict in the east, but could fuel tension with Russia. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Russia: Ukraine should find money to pay for gas within a week
    Oct23

    Russia: Ukraine should find money to pay for gas within a week

    Ukraine should be able to find ways of paying for Russian gas supplies within a week, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said, suggesting a standoff would end once Moscow received financial guarantees from Kiev. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    International Analysis — Controlling Brazil’s Amazonian Deforestation
    Oct21

    International Analysis — Controlling Brazil’s Amazonian Deforestation

    Op-Ed by Philip Fearnside — The Mark News Brazil’s Amazonian deforestation declined dramatically from 2004 to2012, and many have been quick to claim credit for the improvement. The Brazilian government has repeatedly claimed that the change is thanks to inspections and fines for illegal clearing, and soy multinationals claim their supply...

    Russia, Ukraine, EU energy chief seek gas deal in Brussels
    Oct21

    Russia, Ukraine, EU energy chief seek gas deal in Brussels

    Energy ministers of Russia and Ukriane were meeting in Brussels for talks brokered by the European Union’s energy commissioner, aiming to resolve an impasse over natural gas supplies. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Russia, Ukraine, EU seek gas deal in Brussels
    Oct21

    Russia, Ukraine, EU seek gas deal in Brussels

    Energy ministers of Russia and Ukriane were meeting in Brussels for talks brokered by the European Union’s energy commissioner, aiming to resolve an impasse over natural gas supplies. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says it’s agreed interim gas price with Russia
    Oct19

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says it’s agreed interim gas price with Russia

    Ukraine’s and Russia’s leaders have reached a preliminary agreement on a price for gas supplies this winter but Kiev may need international help to pay, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said today. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Russia and Ukraine reach tentative gas deal in tough Milan talks
    Oct18

    Russia and Ukraine reach tentative gas deal in tough Milan talks

    MILAN, (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine made progress yesterday towards resolving a dispute over gas supplies in time for winter, but European leaders said Moscow still had to do much more to prop up a fragile ceasefire and end fighting in eastern Ukraine. The mooted deal could re-open Russian gas to Ukraine cut off since […] …read more...

    Ukraine president accepts embattled defence minister’s resignation
    Oct12

    Ukraine president accepts embattled defence minister’s resignation

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has accepted the resignation of his defence minister who has been under fire over a rout of government forces in the east which led to Kiev calling a ceasefire with pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Putin orders Russian troop withdrawal from Ukrainian border
    Oct12

    Putin orders Russian troop withdrawal from Ukrainian border

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russian troops to withdraw to their permanent bases after military exercises in Rostov region near the border with Ukraine, the Kremlin said, in a sign of some tension easing before a key meeting next week. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Will Ukraine commit economic suicide?
    Oct10

    Will Ukraine commit economic suicide?

    Ukraine is on the brink of committing economic suicide after imposing a crippling 55% tax on private gas producers, while parliament prepares to vote on next year’s budget, which aims for a continuation of the same. …read more Source:...

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