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    ‘Poverty rates double in Ukraine in 2015’
    Oct11

    ‘Poverty rates double in Ukraine in 2015’

    Fresh figures released by the Ukrainian Institute of Demography and Social Studies show poverty rates doubled in Ukraine in 2015. …read more Source:...

    Matthew Fisher: Canada’s dreamers ignore Russian aggression and offer Putin an olive branch instead
    Oct11

    Matthew Fisher: Canada’s dreamers ignore Russian aggression and offer Putin an olive branch instead

    Liberal government chooses to ignore such issues as the seizure of Crimea, bombing of Aleppo. Will speak instead about global warming …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Hollande uncertain on Putin visit after Aleppo veto
    Oct11

    Hollande uncertain on Putin visit after Aleppo veto

    PARIS: French President Francois Hollande has not yet decided whether to meet Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Paris next week, after the Kremlin blocked a UN bid to end the bombing of Aleppo, Paris said Monday. Putin is due in Paris on Oct 19 to inaugurate a new Orthodox church near the Eiffel Tower in a visit that is fast turning into a...

    Hollande uncertain on Putin visit after Aleppo veto
    Oct11

    Hollande uncertain on Putin visit after Aleppo veto

    French President Francois Hollande has not yet decided whether to meet Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Paris next week, after the Kremlin blocked a UN bid to end the bombing of Aleppo, Paris said. Putin is due in Paris on October 19 to inaugurate a new Orthodox church near the Eiffel Tower in a visit that is fast turning into a diplomatic...

    Russia and Turkey sign gas deal, seek common ground on Syria as ties warm
    Oct11

    Russia and Turkey sign gas deal, seek common ground on Syria as ties warm

    ISTANBUL: Turkey and Russia signed an agreement on Monday for the construction of a major undersea gas pipeline and vowed to seek common ground on the war in Syria, accelerating a normalization in ties nearly a year after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan hosted Russia’s Vladimir Putin at an...

    EU officials see sanctions against Russia over Ukraine continuing
    Oct11

    EU officials see sanctions against Russia over Ukraine continuing

    BERLIN – European Parliament President Martin Schulz on Monday said it was important to remain in dialogue with Russia and not dismiss it as a pariah, but also to maintain pressure on Moscow over its actions in eastern Ukraine and Syria. Schulz… …read more Source:...

    These are the dictators who throw opponents in jail — or worse
    Oct11

    These are the dictators who throw opponents in jail — or worse

    The many antics of Donald Trump have made headlines throughout his wrecking ball of a presidential campaign, but he managed to cross arguably his most dangerous line yet at the second debate on Sunday night in St. Louis. Trump, whose candidacy is on life support following the release of a video in which he brags about sexually assaulting women,...

    Russia,Turkey Sign Gas Pipeline Deal
    Oct11

    Russia,Turkey Sign Gas Pipeline Deal

    In the latest sign of a thaw in relations between Russia and Turkey, the two countries have signed an agreement on building pipelines that will supply natural gas to Turkey and Western Europe. The agreement on the Turkish Stream pipeline project was signed Monday by the Russian and Turkish energy ministers during a ceremony in Istanbul attended...

    EU officials see no end to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Oct10

    EU officials see no end to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    Top European Union and NATO officials called on Monday for continued dialogue with Moscow, while maintaining pressure on Russia over its actions in Ukraine and its support for Syria’s bombardment of civilians in Aleppo. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU officials see no end to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Oct10

    EU officials see no end to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Top European Union and NATO officials called on Monday for continued dialogue with Moscow, while maintaining pressure on Russia over its actions in Ukraine and its support for Syria’s bombardment of civilians in Aleppo. The post EU officials see no end to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine appeared first on LIBYA...