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    EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for Ukraine
    Oct01

    EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for Ukraine

    The European Union (EU) has postponed the release of a loan worth 600 million euros (671 million U.S. dollars) to Kiev, the Ukrainian Finance Ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-10/01/c_135726508.htm target=_blank title="EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for...

    Boxing: Fury fights for future after cocaine test claim
    Oct01

    Boxing: Fury fights for future after cocaine test claim

    LONDON (AFP) – Tyson Fury was fighting for his boxing future on Friday after a media report said he had tested positive for cocaine and faced being stripped of his heavyweight title belts.The 28-year-old Briton had been due to defend the WBA and WBO world titles against former champion Wladimir Klitschko in Manchester on October 29, but the...

    First Debate Showed that Both Major Candidates Are Severely Wanting in Foreign Policy
    Oct01

    First Debate Showed that Both Major Candidates Are Severely Wanting in Foreign Policy

    Although Hillary seemed more likeable than usual in the first presidential debate and Trump was his old angry and agitated self, they both still have record-breaking unfavorable ratings as candidates. Yet that is because overwhelmingly, people just don’t like their normal personalities. And sadly, most voters never get beyond a superficial...

    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone
    Oct01

    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone

    KYIV, Ukraine—More than two years after a Russian surface-to-air missile shot down a civilian airliner over eastern Ukraine, the embattled region remains a de facto no-fly zone for both civilian and military aircraft. On Wednesday, an international investigative team concluded there was “no doubt” the Buk missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines...

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe
    Oct01

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe

    Moscow, Oct 1 : The Russian Foreign Ministry will summoned Dutch ambassador to Moscow to explain why it is impossible to ignore the Malaysia Airlines MH17 Boeing crash data, which Russia has turned over to the Dutch side, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday. “In a bid to explain the additional reasons for which...

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep
    Oct01

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep

    As the world absorbs the findings on the downed MH17 passenger flight by Russian-backed rebels two years ago, Russia is consolidating its grip on Crimea. …read more Source: ABC...

    ‘No Monument Stands Over Babi Yar’
    Sep30

    ‘No Monument Stands Over Babi Yar’

    KIEV—The soil of Babi Yar is the color of pulverized ashes, its sooty gray and green landscape interrupted by the occasional trash heap. The sprawling park, just a few metro stops away from Kiev’s city center, was once dubbed “Kiev’s Switzerland” for its seemingly placid, plunging landscape.But Babi Yar’s history is not one of...

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador Over MH17 Investigation
    Sep30

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador Over MH17 Investigation

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the Netherlands’ ambassador in Moscow over the Dutch-led international investigation which concluded that a Russian military missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine downed the MH17 civilian passenger jetliner in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Dutch summon Russian ambassador over MH17 comments
    Sep30

    Dutch summon Russian ambassador over MH17 comments

    Members of a joint investigation team present the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 -AFP photo THE HAGUE: Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders has summoned Russia’s ambassador to the Netherlands over “unacceptable” comments by Moscow criticising a report into the downing of...

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails
    Sep30

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails

    The emails from Russia were pretty straightforward: The government in Kiev was to be referred to as fascist and compared to puppet dictatorships whenever possible. News reports were to mention … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...