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    Russia’s Putin suspends plutonium cleanup accord with US because of ‘unfriendly’ acts
    Oct03

    Russia’s Putin suspends plutonium cleanup accord with US because of ‘unfriendly’ acts

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday suspended an agreement with the United States for disposal of weapons-grade plutonium because of “unfriendly” acts by Washington, the Kremlin said. A Kremlin spokesman said Putin had signed a decree suspending the 2010 agreement under which each side committed to destroy tonnes of weapons-grade material...

    Turkey blasts Russia’s continued ban on Crimean Mejlis
    Oct03

    Turkey blasts Russia’s continued ban on Crimean Mejlis

    Turkey will keep supporting Crimean Tatars in the face of ‘suppression,’ Foreign Ministry says …read more Source: World...

    Turkey blasts Russia’s continued ban on Crimean Mejlis
    Oct03

    Turkey blasts Russia’s continued ban on Crimean Mejlis

    Turkey will keep supporting Crimean Tatars in the face of ‘suppression,’ Foreign Ministry says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight
    Oct03

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight

    Resistance to reform from vested interests will derail Ukraine’s economic recovery and bailout programme from the International Monetary Fund unless those in power take clear steps to fight corruption, the Fund said on Monday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Hasidic Pilgrims Celebrate Jewish New Year in Uman
    Oct03

    Hasidic Pilgrims Celebrate Jewish New Year in Uman

    Tens of thousands of Hasidic pilgrims gathered in the Ukrainian city of Uman to celebrate the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight
    Oct03

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight

    esistance to reform from vested interests will derail Ukraine’s economic recovery and bailout program from the International Monetary Fund unless those in power take clear steps to fight corruption, the Fund said Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight
    Oct03

    IMF asks Ukraine for concrete results in corruption fight

    KIEV (Reuters) – Resistance to reform from vested interests will derail Ukraine’s economic recovery and bailout programme from the International Monetary Fund unless those in power take clear steps to fight corruption, the Fund said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Boris Nemtsov murder trial begins in Moscow
    Oct03

    Boris Nemtsov murder trial begins in Moscow

    Five Chechens accused of assassinating Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov went on trial Monday, appearing in front of a military court in Moscow, the BBC reported. The men have all denied the charges and a lawyer for the Nemtsov family has slammed the government investigation as lacking in evidence. They fear that whoever was behind the...

    Foreign Ministry expresses regret over Russian ban of Crimean Parliament
    Oct03

    Foreign Ministry expresses regret over Russian ban of Crimean Parliament

    The Turkish Foreign Ministry expressed “regret” over the Russian High Court’s approval of a ban on the activities of the Crimean Tatar Parliament on Oct. 3 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Five on trial in Russia court over Nemtsov murder
    Oct03

    Five on trial in Russia court over Nemtsov murder

    Moscow: Five men accused of the shock murder of top Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov last year faced the jury on Monday as their high-profile trial opened at a Russian military court. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister and one of the most prominent opposition politicians who openly criticised President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down late at...