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    Ukraine Says Russia-Backed Separatists Violate Cease-Fire With Heavy Artillery
    Nov06

    Ukraine Says Russia-Backed Separatists Violate Cease-Fire With Heavy Artillery

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry said on November 6 that Russia-backed separatists have used heavy artillery in persistent cease-fire violations in the Donetsk region over the previous 24 hours. It said that two soldiers were wounded. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UK queen’s offshore investments bared
    Nov06

    UK queen’s offshore investments bared

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to a shipping firm linked to Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, according to a vast leak of financial documents that also revealed Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II’s investments in tax havens. It was also revealed that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s...

    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

    November 06, 2017 9:07 PMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday (Nov 6) it had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday it had no direct dealings with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Mattis backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict
    Nov06

    Mattis backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict

    HELSINKI – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday he backed diplomatic efforts to bring an end to the Syrian civil war, which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives over more than six years of conflict, as Islamic State militants near defeat. , Mattis was traveling to Finland to meet with leaders from the Northern Group, a...

    Ukraine Objecting to Moving Bones of Nachman of Breslov to Israel
    Nov06

    Ukraine Objecting to Moving Bones of Nachman of Breslov to Israel

    The secret appeal was made by Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely (Likud), on behalf of Breslov Hasidism in Israel. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    EIU: Bucharest, among world’s cheapest cities
    Nov06

    EIU: Bucharest, among world’s cheapest cities

    Bucharest is the tenth cheapest city in the world, according to the latest edition of the Worldwide Cost of Living survey published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). The Romanian capital shares the tenth spot with Kiev and New Delhi. The survey, which is published twice a year, compares more than 400 prices across 160 The post EIU:...

    The attack on “fake news” is really an attack on alternative media
    Nov06

    The attack on “fake news” is really an attack on alternative media

    (Credit: Shutterstock/Salon) These are tough days to be a serious journalist. Report a story now, with your facts all lined up nicely, and you’re still likely to have it labeled “fake news” by anyone whose ox you’ve gored — and even by friends who don’t share your political perspective. For good measure, they’ll say...

    Report: Foreign Ministry asked Ukraine to bring Rabbi Nachman’s remains to Israel
    Nov06

    Report: Foreign Ministry asked Ukraine to bring Rabbi Nachman’s remains to Israel

    The gravesite is a considerable financial resource for Ukraine, and sources told the ‘Post’ that it’s highly unlikely that Kiev would agree to the request. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Rebbe Nachman coming to Israel?
    Nov06

    Rebbe Nachman coming to Israel?

    Israeli government reportedly discussing with Ukraine possibility of bringing Hassidic leader’s remains to Israel. …read more Source: Arutz...