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    World food prices rise to near two-year high in January: UN FAO
    Feb02

    World food prices rise to near two-year high in January: UN FAO

    A local resident receives free food (frozen fish) at an emergency center after shelling hit supply infrastructure in the government-held industrial town of Avdiyivka, Ukraine, on February 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters ROME: World food prices rose to a near two-year high in January, driven by surges in sugar quotations and export prices for cereals and...

    NATO calls on Russia to stop violence in Ukraine
    Feb02

    NATO calls on Russia to stop violence in Ukraine

    NATO chief says Russia must end the violence as both sides move heavy artillery close to front line. …read more Source: AL...

    Kiev-led forces on offensive in eastern Ukraine
    Feb02

    Kiev-led forces on offensive in eastern Ukraine

    BELGRADE – Igor Pavlovsky, Ukraine’s deputy defense minister, has confirmed that Kiev-led forces have been on an offensive in eastern Ukraine. In an interview with Radio Sputnik, Russian political analyst Sergei Sudakov asserted that these activities are linked to the new US administration coming to power. “Every event taking place in...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s government say that two of its troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight.The Ukrainian government’s press… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    2 Ukrainian Troops Killed in Fighting in the East
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian Troops Killed in Fighting in the East

    Two Ukrainian troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight …read more Source: ABC...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

    Two Ukrainian troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight …read more Source: U.S....

    Record number of asylum-seekers heading home
    Feb02

    Record number of asylum-seekers heading home

    A record number of asylum-seekers have left Denmark voluntarily and returned to their countries of origin, according to the UN’s Danish office for migration, the IOM. The figures revealed that 532 asylum-seekers returned home last year – more than double the number who did so in 2015. “More often, we hear explanations about a family member...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s government say that two of its troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight. The Ukrainian government’s press office for the military operation in the east said Thursday that 10 other troops were wounded as...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

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    [Ticker] Ukraine’s Poroshenko wants Nato referendum
    Feb02

    [Ticker] Ukraine’s Poroshenko wants Nato referendum

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has said he wants a referendum on joining Nato. He told Berliner Morgenpost that more than half of Ukrainians were now in favour of joining the alliance, up from just 16 percent four years ago. “If the Ukrainians vote for it, I will do everything to achieve membership of the Atlantic alliance,” he...