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    Ukraine: Thousands mourn Russian separatist commander killed in blast
    Oct19

    Ukraine: Thousands mourn Russian separatist commander killed in blast

    The funeral was held on Wednesday of prominent Russian separatist commander Arseny Pavlov, killed on Sunday in a bomb blast in the lift of his apartment building in the eastern Ukrainian city of… …read more Source:...

    Germany, France seek progress on Ukraine in talks with Russia
    Oct19

    Germany, France seek progress on Ukraine in talks with Russia

    Meeting marks first time leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France have met in a year …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Angela Merkel plays down Ukraine peace talks as Chancellor faces up to Putin on Syria
    Oct19

    Angela Merkel plays down Ukraine peace talks as Chancellor faces up to Putin on Syria

    ANGELA Merkel has told the world not to expect “miracles” in Ukraine peace talks as she joins French President Francois Hollande in a bid to confront Vladimir Putin on the crisis in Syria. …read more Source:...

    German Chancellor Merkel receives Putin, Poroshenko and Hollande for Ukraine talks
    Oct19

    German Chancellor Merkel receives Putin, Poroshenko and Hollande for Ukraine talks

    Leaders from Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France have gathered in Berlin for talks on reviving the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine. The leaders are also expected to address Russia’s role in the Syria conflict. …read more Source:...

    Summit On Ukraine Conflict Begins In Berlin
    Oct19

    Summit On Ukraine Conflict Begins In Berlin

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun talks in Berlin with the presidents of Russia, France, and Ukraine about the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Norway Asks to Host Rotational Force of U.S. Marines
    Oct19

    Norway Asks to Host Rotational Force of U.S. Marines

    STOCKHOLM – The United States wants to send a 300-strong rotational force of U.S. Marines to Norway, a NATO member that shares a border with Russia in the Arctic. Norwegian Defense Ministry spokesman Lars Gjemble said Wednesday that “a limited rotational U.S. Marine Corps presence in Norway is a possible option currently being...

    Rosneft enters India with $13bn Essar deal
    Oct19

    Rosneft enters India with $13bn Essar deal

    In a spectacularly costly gamble aimed at boosting Russia’s strategic position, state-controlled giant Rosneft is investing in India’s Essar Oil to muscle into a promising market with outlets throughout Asia. Russian President Vladimir Putin returned from last week’s Brics summit in Goa with one of the largest deals the oil...

    Ukraine summit: Berlin talks played down
    Oct19

    Ukraine summit: Berlin talks played down

    All sides play down expectations for talks in Berlin between the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany over the stalled Ukraine peace deal. …read more Source:...

    Russian Lawmakers Approve Suspension of Plutonium Deal With US
    Oct19

    Russian Lawmakers Approve Suspension of Plutonium Deal With US

    The lower house of Russian parliament, Duma, has unanimously approved a decree signed by President Vladimir Putin to suspend a deal with the United States on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium. Earlier this month, Putin said there is an “emerging threat to strategic stability” as a result of Washington’s “unfriendly...

    Finland Sees Propaganda Attack From Former Master Russia
    Oct19

    Finland Sees Propaganda Attack From Former Master Russia

    By Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell HELSINKI (Reuters)–Finland is becoming increasingly worried about what it sees as Russian propaganda against it, including Russian questioning about the legality of its 1917 independence. The country shares a 1,340 km (833 mile) border and a difficult and bloody history with Russia, of which it was once a...