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    Worst insurgent clash in months claims five Ukraine troops
    Dec19

    Worst insurgent clash in months claims five Ukraine troops

    Ukraine said five of its troops were killed Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in the bloodiest clash in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. Kiev military spokesman Leonid Matyukhin told AFP that another six soldiers were wounded in the battle for control of the strategic city of Debaltseve. The railroad hub on the edge of the […] The...

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank

    KIEV – Ukraine on Sunday nationalised the country’s biggest bank in a bid to avert a financial meltdown in the war-scarred former Soviet state. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round
    Dec19

    Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round

    INGLEWOOD, California — Joe Smith Jr. stopped Bernard Hopkins 53 seconds into the eighth round of their WBC International Light Heavyweight title fight Saturday night. Smith used a six-punch combination to send Hopkins through the ropes and on to the floor, effectively ending the 51-year-old’s 28-year boxing career. Smith successfully...

    Ukraine: Five Troops Killed In Clashes With Separatists
    Dec19

    Ukraine: Five Troops Killed In Clashes With Separatists

    Ukraine says five of its troops have been killed in clashes with pro-Russian separatists, in some of the worst fighting to hit the eastern Donbas region in months. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian delegation learns about investment incentives in UAE
    Dec18

    Ukrainian delegation learns about investment incentives in UAE

    DUBAI, 18th December, 2016 (WAM) — An economic delegation from Ukraine on Sunday was briefed by officials from the Ministry of Economy about investment incentive in the UAE during talks about ways of strengthening economic relations and expanding cooperation the two countries in a number of vital sectors between. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine says five soldiers killed in worst clash in months
    Dec18

    Ukraine says five soldiers killed in worst clash in months

    Ukraine said five of its soldiers were killed on Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in the bloodiest clash in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine says five troops killed in worst clash in months (AFP)
    Dec18

    Ukraine says five troops killed in worst clash in months (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine said five of its troops were killed Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in the bloodiest clash in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine says five troops killed in rebel east
    Dec18

    Ukraine says five troops killed in rebel east

    Ukraine said five of its troops were killed Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in one of the worst clashes in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama cozied up to China and battled Putin. Trump is doing the exact opposite.
    Dec18

    Obama cozied up to China and battled Putin. Trump is doing the exact opposite.

    Get ready for some turbulence. President Barack Obama has spent his two terms in office working to build closer ties with China while seeking to isolate and punish Vladimir Putin’s Russia. Eight years later, Moscow is subject to painful US sanctions and continued public criticism from Obama and his aides. Beijing is a key economic partner...

    Gazprom Increases Gas Deliveries to Europe by 12%
    Dec18

    Gazprom Increases Gas Deliveries to Europe by 12%

    In the period January 1 –December 15, Gazprom increased gas deliveries to countries outside the Commonwealth of Independent States by 11.9%, compared to the same period last year, to 170 billion cubic metres, reported BTA. In absolute terms, the increase is 18.1 billion cubic metres and is comparable to the quantity of gas exported by Gazprom in...