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    Putin says new gas pipeline will boost annexed Crimea’s economy
    Dec27

    Putin says new gas pipeline will boost annexed Crimea’s economy

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Tuesday activated a pipeline carrying Russian gas to Crimea with President Vladimir Putin hailing it as a step that would power economic growth on a peninsula Moscow annexed from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Watch: Celebrating Hanukkah – and Aliyah – at the airport
    Dec27

    Watch: Celebrating Hanukkah – and Aliyah – at the airport

    More than 120 new immigrants from Ukraine landed today and were received with a festive Hanukkah celebration. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Putin says new gas pipeline will boost annexed Crimea’s economy
    Dec27

    Putin says new gas pipeline will boost annexed Crimea’s economy

    Russia Tuesday activated a pipeline carrying Russian gas to Crimea with President Vladimir Putin hailing it as a step that would power economic growth on a peninsula Moscow annexed from Ukraine in 2014 …read more Source: The Daily...

    Israel says ‘reducing’ ties with nations over UN vote
    Dec27

    Israel says ‘reducing’ ties with nations over UN vote

    JERUSALEM: Israel’s foreign ministry said Tuesday the country was “reducing” ties with nations that voted for last week’s UN Security Council resolution demanding a halt to settlement building in Palestinian territory. Refuting reports that ties had been suspended, foreign ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said that...

    Russia to rebuild Red Army Choir: defence minister
    Dec27

    Russia to rebuild Red Army Choir: defence minister

    MOSCOW: Russia’s Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said Tuesday he will aim to quickly restore the country’s signature Red Army Choir, which lost most of its singers in the weekend’s military plane crash. Sixty-four members, including the conductor Valery Khalilov and most singers of the Alexandrov Ensemble, also known as the Red...

    Moldovan MPs battle president over EU flag
    Dec27

    Moldovan MPs battle president over EU flag

    Members of Moldova’s parliament have re-hung an EU flag over the entrance to the country’s presidential office after new pro-Russia President Igor Dodon had it removed over the Christmas period. Liberal Party MP Alina Zotea posted pictures on Facebook on Monday of the group of parliamentarians returning the EU banner to its...

    FM to foreign diplomats: Don’t meddle in our affairs
    Dec27

    FM to foreign diplomats: Don’t meddle in our affairs

    Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic on Tuesday told foreign diplomats in Belgrade not to lecture Serbia, and not to meddle in the country’s policy.Reacting to a recent statement made by Ukraine’s Ambassador to Serbia Oleksandr Aleksandrovych, who said that by voting against a Kiev-tabled UN General Assembly resolution on Crimea,...

    The Morning Vertical, December 27, 2016
    Dec27

    The Morning Vertical, December 27, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lukashenko: Belarus, Ukraine have built a solid system of cooperation
    Dec27

    Lukashenko: Belarus, Ukraine have built a solid system of cooperation

    “Over the period of independence our countries managed to build a solid and comprehensive system of bilateral cooperation relying on openness, trust, and equal cooperation,” the message of greetings read …read more Source:...

    Ukraine summons Israeli envoy to protest cancellation of PM’s visit
    Dec27

    Ukraine summons Israeli envoy to protest cancellation of PM’s visit

    Israel called off PM Groysman’s visit after Ukraine voted in favor of a UN Security Council resolution condemning its settlement expansions. …read more Source:...