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    Fillon vs Juppe: how French right’s presidential hopefuls shape up
    Nov28

    Fillon vs Juppe: how French right’s presidential hopefuls shape up

    Francois Fillon and Alain Juppe, the two men duelling for the presidential nomination of the French right, both advocate deep economic reforms, including scrapping the 35-hour work week, a sacred cow of the French left.But the two former prime ministers disagree on how far to cut back the French state and on several other key domestic and foreign...

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break
    Nov28

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break

    OSLO (Reuters) – Norway has resumed high-level talks with Russia on trade and economic cooperation that were broken off after Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014, the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries said in a statement on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break
    Nov28

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break

    Norway has resumed high-level talks with Russia on trade and economic cooperation that were broken off after Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014, the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries said in a statement Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine's ex-president testifies in Kiev court from Russia
    Nov28

    Ukraine's ex-president testifies in Kiev court from Russia

    Yanukovych said he did not give orders to his forces to open fire on protesters and “could not have possibly given such orders.” …read more Source:...

    Yanukovych Denies Ordering Euromaidan Shootings; Kyiv Announces Treason Charge
    Nov28

    Yanukovych Denies Ordering Euromaidan Shootings; Kyiv Announces Treason Charge

    Exiled former President Viktor Yanukovych has told a Ukrainian court via video link that he never ordered police to fire on protesters during Euromaidan demonstrations that roiled the country nearly three years ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine to launch HIV/AIDS prevention project on 1 January 2017
    Nov28

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine to launch HIV/AIDS prevention project on 1 January 2017

    Irina Statkevich, the chairperson of the Belarusian public association Positive Movement, noted that previously it was mainly national projects. Now there are more international projects covering the region of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. …read more Source:...

    Britain calls on Trump to ‘stand up’ to Russia
    Nov28

    Britain calls on Trump to ‘stand up’ to Russia

    Britain’s defense secretary says his country expects President-elect Donald Trump to “stand up” to Vladimir Putin once he’s in the White House, despite the Manhattan billionaire’s praise for the Russian president on the campaign trail. Sir Michael Fallon warned Monday that Britain does not plan to be singled out on the...

    Germany has modest hopes for Ukraine talks November 29
    Nov28

    Germany has modest hopes for Ukraine talks November 29

    “I don’t think it’s a big secret that the expectations of Mr. Steinmeier for the meeting tomorrow are modest,” Martin Schaefer said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court

    Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators, and denied giving orders for them to shoot at the protesters. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators, and denied giving orders for them to shoot at the protesters.Over… …read more Source: The New Zealand...