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    Poroshenko informs Merkel of ceasefire violations in E. Ukraine
    Sep10

    Poroshenko informs Merkel of ceasefire violations in E. Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has discussed the situation in eastern Ukraine in a telephone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, informing her about violations of the ceasefire established earlier this month, the presidential press service said on Friday. …read more Source: <a...

    US Urges Serbia, Slovenia to Diversify their Energy Sources
    Sep10

    US Urges Serbia, Slovenia to Diversify their Energy Sources

    The United States has encouraged Serbia and EU-member Slovenia to diversify their energy sources away from Russian gas to make sure any potential disruptions will not hurt their economies, a senior U.S. official said Friday. Wrapping up a tour of Slovenia, Serbia, Kosovo and Albania, Mary Burce Warlick, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of...

    Football: Red-hot Lewandowski fires Bayern past Schalke
    Sep10

    Football: Red-hot Lewandowski fires Bayern past Schalke

    BERLIN (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski and Joshua Kimmich struck late goals in Bayern Munichs 2-0 win at Schalke in the Bundesliga on Friday as teenage Portugal star Renato Sanches made his debut for the Bavarian giants.Dutch forward Klaas-Jan Huntelaar rattled the crossbar for Schalke early in the second half as the hosts frustrated the...

    Ukrainian family whose teen son seen as suicide risk spared deportation from Canada
    Sep10

    Ukrainian family whose teen son seen as suicide risk spared deportation from Canada

    TORONTO — Vladyslav Zadorozhnyi, 15, the suicidal boy Canada planned to deport to Ukraine despite a psychiatrist’s warning it would trigger another attempt, has been spared at the 11h hour. A stay of deportation for him, his mother Maryna Zadorozhna, 34, stepfather Andriy Ryabinin, 45, and brother Andriy, 7, appears to have been ordered on...

    Hillary Clinton Hammers Donald Trump For ‘Throwing His Lot In With’ Putin
    Sep10

    Hillary Clinton Hammers Donald Trump For ‘Throwing His Lot In With’ Putin

    Hillary Clinton criticized Donald Trump’s lavish praise of Russian president Vladimir Putin, calling the GOP nominee’s flattering remarks “reckless and dangerous.” “Every day that goes by, this just becomes more and more of a reality television show,” Clinton said at the end of a press conference Friday afternoon. “It’s not a...

    Bishop vows justice for MH17
    Sep10

    Bishop vows justice for MH17

    Julie Bishop has pledged to pursue ‘every option’ to bring those who shot down MH17 over Ukraine to justice. …read more Source: THE...

    Savchenko: Russia Sanctions Must Remain
    Sep10

    Savchenko: Russia Sanctions Must Remain

    BRUSSELS — Nadia Savchenko, the former Ukrainian military officer who spent nearly two years in a Russian prison, says it is too early to lift sanctions against Russia because the situation in Crimea …read more Source: Big News...

    VIDEO: Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea
    Sep10

    VIDEO: Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea

    Russia on Friday deployed cruise missiles, multiple rocket launchers, tanks and its latest anti-aircraft system at massive military drills in Crimea. Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in April 2014 and since then has sent thousands of troops and heavy weaponry there. The defence ministry invited dozens of journalists on Friday to...

    15 incredible photos of Russia’s latest military exercise in annexed Crimea
    Sep09

    15 incredible photos of Russia’s latest military exercise in annexed Crimea

    It looks like they’re serious about staying. …read more Source: Business...

    It’s a new Cold War — and Putin’s winning it
    Sep09

    It’s a new Cold War — and Putin’s winning it

    Recently, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau travelled to Ukraine to sign a free trade agreement with the war-torn country. Just how much the two states stand to gain from this deal remains to be seen. The Trudeau government has made some other significant political moves with regards to Canada’s relations with Ukraine since coming to power in...