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    Europa League: Mkhitaryan breaks duck as United go through
    Dec09

    Europa League: Mkhitaryan breaks duck as United go through

    Mkhitaryan's strike and a late Ibrahimovic goal separated the sides and took the PL club through in second place. Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first Manchester United goal to set up a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk in Ukraine on Thursday and take Jose Mourinho’s side into the last 32 of the Europa League.United required only a point to...

    Inside Ukraine’s house of horrors
    Dec08

    Inside Ukraine’s house of horrors

    THESE are the heartbreaking images from inside the flat where two tots were left to die after their mum apparently went off with her lover for nine days. …read more Source:...

    27 Senators–12 Republican–Call On Trump To Aide Ukraine Against Russia
    Dec08

    27 Senators–12 Republican–Call On Trump To Aide Ukraine Against Russia

    A bipartisan group of 27 senators—15 Democrats and 12 Republicans—called on President-elect Donald Trump Thursday to apply pressure to Russia in light of its illegal annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. Read More → …read more Source:...

    U.S. senators urge Trump to take tough line on Russia over Ukraine
    Dec08

    U.S. senators urge Trump to take tough line on Russia over Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of 27 U.S. senators sent a letter to President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to take a tough line against Russia over what they termed its “military land grab” in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    The Latest: Senators urge Trump to reject Russian aggression
    Dec08

    The Latest: Senators urge Trump to reject Russian aggression

    A bipartisan group of senators is urging President-elect Donald Trump to reject Russia’s aggression toward Ukraine …read more Source: U.S....

    More Than Two Dozen U.S. Senators Urge Trump To Stay Firm On Russia Sanctions
    Dec08

    More Than Two Dozen U.S. Senators Urge Trump To Stay Firm On Russia Sanctions

    More than two dozen U.S. senators have urged U.S. President-elect Donald Trump not to weaken sanctions targeting Russia for its actions in Crimea and elsewhere in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Finnish Investments of Dvin Hotel Owner and Honorary Consul of Armenia Artak Tovmasyan Raises 
Eyebrows
    Dec08

    Finnish Investments of Dvin Hotel Owner and Honorary Consul of Armenia Artak Tovmasyan Raises Eyebrows

    The business activities of Artak Tovmasyan, Armenia’s Honorary Consul in Crimea, have raised suspicions in Finland. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Congress Passes Massive Defense Bill, Including Global Magnitsky Rights Measure
    Dec08

    U.S. Congress Passes Massive Defense Bill, Including Global Magnitsky Rights Measure

    The U.S. Congress has backed legislation giving the president new, broader authority to impose sanctions on human rights abusers worldwide, building on an earlier law that has infuriated the Kremlin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU breaks deadlock over visa waivers
    Dec08

    EU breaks deadlock over visa waivers

    BRUSSELS: The European Union (EU) will allow Ukrainians and Georgians to visit the bloc without a visa after diplomats and lawmakers struck a deal on Thursday to end an internal EU dispute that had been holding up the plan. Agreement on a mechanism for suspending such visa waivers in emergencies ends mounting embarrassment for some EU leaders who...

    Russian shares hit record high after Rosneft stake sale
    Dec08

    Russian shares hit record high after Rosneft stake sale

    Emerging market stocks climbed the most in a month yesterday, as Russia’s approval of the sale of a €10.5bn stake in its largest oil firm sent Moscow shares to a record high and forecast-beating Chinese trade data lifted the mood.MSCI’s emerging market index jumped 1.3% in the wake of China reporting upbeat trade figures, with exports...