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    A Blueprint for Donald Trump to Fix Relations with Russia
    Dec19

    A Blueprint for Donald Trump to Fix Relations with Russia

    Graham Allison, Dimitri K. Simes Politics, Eurasia A policy memo to the president-elect. Priority: high. THE TWO Chinese characters that make up the word “crisis” can be interpreted as meaning both “danger” and “opportunity.” Russia today offers your administration not only a serious challenge but a significant opportunity. Russia is no longer...

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    NATO Seeks to Allay Concerns at Meeting With Russia
    Dec19

    NATO Seeks to Allay Concerns at Meeting With Russia

    NATO will seek to reassure Russia on Monday that its troop deployments to the Baltics and Poland next year are purely defensive, in a rare meeting of the alliance’s envoys with those of the Kremlin that is unlikely to resolve long-standing grievances. The NATO-Russia Council, the forum bringing together North Atlantic Treaty Organization...

    Ukraine nationalises largest lender
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalises largest lender

    PrivatBank move to ‘preserve stability of country’s financial system’ …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine Nationalizes Country’s Largest Bank
    Dec19

    Ukraine Nationalizes Country’s Largest Bank

    The Ukrainian government says it will nationalize the country’s largest bank in an effort to avoid a financial collapse in the former Soviet republic that is locked in a military and political standoff with neighboring Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine to nationalize its biggest lender, PrivatBank
    Dec19

    Ukraine to nationalize its biggest lender, PrivatBank

    The finance ministry in Ukraine will take over the bank, which is partly owned by one of the richest man in the country. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s renowned ex-prisoner Savchenko booted out
    Dec19

    Ukraine’s renowned ex-prisoner Savchenko booted out

    The Ukraine conflict’s most renowned prisoner, pilot Nadiya Savchenko, has been kicked out of her political party, state news agency Ukrinform reported on Friday. Savchenko was released from Russian custody earlier this year and went on to serve as a lawmaker in the Ukrainian parliament. The Fatherland Party, controlled by former prime...

    Worst insurgent clash in months claims five Ukraine troops
    Dec19

    Worst insurgent clash in months claims five Ukraine troops

    Ukraine said five of its troops were killed Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in the bloodiest clash in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. Kiev military spokesman Leonid Matyukhin told AFP that another six soldiers were wounded in the battle for control of the strategic city of Debaltseve. The railroad hub on the edge of the […] The...

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank

    KIEV – Ukraine on Sunday nationalised the country’s biggest bank in a bid to avert a financial meltdown in the war-scarred former Soviet state. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round
    Dec19

    Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round

    INGLEWOOD, California — Joe Smith Jr. stopped Bernard Hopkins 53 seconds into the eighth round of their WBC International Light Heavyweight title fight Saturday night. Smith used a six-punch combination to send Hopkins through the ropes and on to the floor, effectively ending the 51-year-old’s 28-year boxing career. Smith successfully...