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    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote
    Dec25

    Israel to do ‘all it takes’ to emerge unharmed by UN vote

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister says he will do “all it takes” to ensure Israel is unscathed by an anti-settlement resolution passed at the United Nations last week. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has already ordered several retaliatory steps against countries that supported the resolution. He told his Cabinet on Sunday that...

    The Latest: Doctor taking meds to Syria among crash victims
    Dec25

    The Latest: Doctor taking meds to Syria among crash victims

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a Russian aircraft with 92 people on board en route to Russia’s air base in Syria (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Russia’s Defense Ministry says a widely revered Russian charity doctor was on board a Russian plane headed to Syria that crashed into the Black Sea shortly after takeoff. Yelizaveta...

    Netanyahu Cancels Ukrainian PM’s Visit Over Kiev’s Stance on UNSC Resolution
    Dec25

    Netanyahu Cancels Ukrainian PM’s Visit Over Kiev’s Stance on UNSC Resolution

    BELGRADE – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled the visit of his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Groysman scheduled for the next week over Kiev support for the damning UNSC resolution on the Israeli settlement in Palestine, local media reported Saturday. The decision was made in protest of the fact that Ukraine voted in favor of the...

    Jamaicans among 74 ‘criminal’ immigrants busted in US clampdown
    Dec25

    Jamaicans among 74 ‘criminal’ immigrants busted in US clampdown

    The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has listed a number of Jamaicans among 74 immigrants who were arrested by members of the Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) during a recent two-state immigration sweep targeting crim The Jamaicans were not identified. ICE said that the 11-day operation also targeted other...

    ‘We got Christmas back’: readers mark 25 years since fall of Soviet Union
    Dec25

    ‘We got Christmas back’: readers mark 25 years since fall of Soviet Union

    Whether it was arrival of capitalism, social instability or denim, monumental changes followed Gorbachev’s resignation in 1991After years of food shortages, rising nationalist movements and an attempted coup, Mikhail Gorbachev, the president of the Soviet Union, resigned on Christmas Day 1991. His resignation 25 years ago was the final nail...

    Armenia selects Artsvik for Eurovision 2017
    Dec25

    Armenia selects Artsvik for Eurovision 2017

    Artsvik has won the Armenian national final, Depi Evratesil (To Eurovision) and will rpeesent the country at 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev. The singer was chosen through a combination of votes from a jury panel and a public SMS vote. The ambitious search for Armenia’s next Eurovision Song Contest participant was launched in the...

    Elkin: The hands are American hands
    Dec25

    Elkin: The hands are American hands

    Minister Ze’ev Elkin, currently in the Ukraine, reports that the Ukraine did not willingly vote for the recent anti-Israel UN resolution. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Netanyahu cancels Ukrainian PM’s visit to Israel
    Dec25

    Netanyahu cancels Ukrainian PM’s visit to Israel

    Following the Ukraine’s decision to vote in favor of anti-Israel UNSC resolution, which officials have posited stemmed from US pressure, Netanyahu temporarily declares PM Groysman persona non grata. …read more Source: Yedioth...

    Berlin market attack: Tunisia arrests suspect Amri’s nephew
    Dec25

    Berlin market attack: Tunisia arrests suspect Amri’s nephew

    Tunisia on Saturday said it had arrested the nephew of Anis Amri, the suspected Berlin truck attacker gunned down by Italian police, as Germany searched for the militant’s possible accomplices. Tunisia’s interior ministry said the nephew and two other suspects, aged between 18 and 27, were detained on Friday and were members of a...

    Street named after Sergei Parajanov in Kiev
    Dec25

    Street named after Sergei Parajanov in Kiev

    The city council of Ukraine’s Kiev adopted number of decisions on renaming streets in the country;s capital city. According to the report by styler.rbc.ua news portal, one of the street in Kiev was named by prominent Soviet film director and … …read more Source:...