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    Ukraine warns Canada not to trust Russian co-operation over Arctic
    Oct04

    Ukraine warns Canada not to trust Russian co-operation over Arctic

    A senior Ukrainian envoy is warning a thaw in diplomatic relations between Canada and Russia will primarily benefit Vladimir Putin – a caution that came as relations abruptly deteriorated between Moscow and Washington on Monday over Syria and nuclear arsenals. Vadym Prystaiko, deputy foreign minister of Ukraine, is visiting Ottawa this week to...

    The Morning Vertical, October 4, 2016
    Oct04

    The Morning Vertical, October 4, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Syria Peace Efforts Plunge as US Suspends Talks With Russia
    Oct04

    Syria Peace Efforts Plunge as US Suspends Talks With Russia

    WASHINGTON—International efforts to end the fighting in Syria have been dealt a serious blow, with the United States suspending direct contacts with Russia on halting the war, and chilly relations are turning even frostier after Russia put a hold on a plutonium disposal deal with Washington. The two decisions, announced in their respective...

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires
    Oct04

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires (Transcript)
    Oct04

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pigeon detained after threatening Indian Prime Minister
    Oct04

    Pigeon detained after threatening Indian Prime Minister

    Message referencing 1971 war between India and Pakistan found on bird close to militarised border One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:35am See related Ukraine wants its combat dolphins back …read more Source: The...

    Russia suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal with US
    Oct04

    Russia suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal with US

    Russia has suspended an agreement with the US on the disposal of surplus weapons-grade plutonium, the latest sign of worsening bilateral relations., In a decree, President Vladimir Putin accused the US of creating “a threat to strategic stability, as a result of unfriendly actions” towards Russia. Moscow also set pre-conditions for...

    FTSE passes 7,000 milestone as pound sinks
    Oct04

    FTSE passes 7,000 milestone as pound sinks

    Description Credits SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images Weak sterling boosts international firms and sends index soaring to 16-month high One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:15am See related …read more Source: The...

    Facebook Marketplace to take on eBay and Craigslist
    Oct04

    Facebook Marketplace to take on eBay and Craigslist

    eBay shares fall two per cent after social giant announces new feature letting users buy and sell online One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:00am See related Mark Zuckerberg’s social media accounts hacked …read more Source: The...

    Russia withdraws from US nuclear pact
    Oct04

    Russia withdraws from US nuclear pact

    The Russian government announced Monday it would suspend a deal with the U.S. on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium as relations between the countries worsen. Under the agreement, the two countries agreed to dispose of 34 tonnes of plutonium each so that it could not be used to build nuclear weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin accused...