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    Ukrainians Reflect Bitterly On ‘Betrayed Hopes’ Of Euromaidan
    Dec29

    Ukrainians Reflect Bitterly On ‘Betrayed Hopes’ Of Euromaidan

    Former President Viktor Yanukovych might be in Russian exile, but many of Ukraine’s would-be revolutionaries say they are disillusioned by the lack of progress and complain that the country is now dangerously close to being rerouted from the European track set out by the uprising. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moscow says new U.S. sanctions would be attempt to hamper Russia-U.S. cooperation: RIA
    Dec29

    Moscow says new U.S. sanctions would be attempt to hamper Russia-U.S. cooperation: RIA

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday that if the United States imposed new sanctions on Russia over hacking allegations it would be an attempt to disrupt possible cooperation between the two countries, the RIA news agency reported …read more Source: The Daily...

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers

    KIEV/ODESSA, Ukraine – A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption. Roman… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers

    A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption …read more Source: The Daily...

    Fresh sanctions on Russia to push US to brink of war: Analyst
    Dec29

    Fresh sanctions on Russia to push US to brink of war: Analyst

    An analyst says President Obama’s efforts to sanction Russia over its alleged interference in the presidential election can push the US to the brink of war. …read more Source:...

    Obama set to hit Russia with further sanctions over election hacking
    Dec29

    Obama set to hit Russia with further sanctions over election hacking

    The outgoing US administration is poised to hit Russia with further sanctions before Barack Obama leaves office next month, in response to allegations of Russian hacking and interference in the US electoral process. Russia, meanwhile, promised retaliation against Washington in the event of new economic sanctions. The Obama administration has had...

    Russia, Iran ties with Taliban stoke Afghan anxiety
    Dec29

    Russia, Iran ties with Taliban stoke Afghan anxiety

    Allegations of Russia and Iran’s deepening ties with the Taliban have ignited concerns of a renewed “Great Game” of proxy warfare in Afghanistan that could undermine US-backed troops and push the country deeper into turmoil. Moscow and Tehran insist their contact with insurgents is aimed at promoting regional security, but local and US...

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers

    KIEV/ODESSA, Ukraine (Reuters) – A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption. …read more Source: Libya...

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers
    Dec29

    Exclusive: Ukrainian activist faces corruption probe as reforms row festers

    KIEV/ODESSA, Ukraine (Reuters) – A young activist who became prominent in Ukraine’s 2014 uprising and was later appointed to work on a major project to reform the corruption-plagued customs of Odessa is herself being investigated for corruption. …read more Source:...

    Ana Ivanovic: Former world No 1 retires
    Dec29

    Ana Ivanovic: Former world No 1 retires

    The Serbian's last outing was a first-round loss at the US Open in September. Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much.The 29-year-old Serbian held the top spot for 12 weeks in 2008, the season when she claimed her sole Grand Slam...