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    Four arrested in beating of Chabad rabbi in Ukraine
    Oct20

    Four arrested in beating of Chabad rabbi in Ukraine

    The suspects in the Oct. 7 beating of Mendel Deitsch, 63, were apprehended Sunday at a bus station in Zhitomir, Ukraine. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russia prepared to extend ‘pause’ in Syria, West mulls sanctions
    Oct20

    Russia prepared to extend ‘pause’ in Syria, West mulls sanctions

    Germany and France pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin to extend a pause in air strikes in Syria at late night talks in Berlin that Chancellor Angela Merkel described as difficult. “A respite of a few hours makes no sense,” French President Francois Hollande told a joint news conference with Merkel after the talks. “The main point is that...

    Four-way talks move ahead on Ukraine, scant progress on Syria
    Oct20

    Four-way talks move ahead on Ukraine, scant progress on Syria

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, French President Francois Hollande, Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attend talks on a stalled peace plan for eastern Ukraine at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, October 19, 2016. REUTERS BERLIN: Germany and France pressed...

    French, German Leader Lambaste Putin, Eye Sanctions Over Syria
    Oct20

    French, German Leader Lambaste Putin, Eye Sanctions Over Syria

    The leaders of France and Germany after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin lambasted Moscow for its bombardment of Syria and refused to rule out imposing sanctions on Russia. ‘What is happ …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal
    Oct20

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of next month to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine. After six hours of talks on the w …read more Source: Big News...

    Hollande, Merkel slam Russia over Aleppo, leave door open to sanctions
    Oct20

    Hollande, Merkel slam Russia over Aleppo, leave door open to sanctions

    The leaders of France and Germany lashed out Thursday at President Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s bombardment of Syria’s Aleppo and refused to rule out imposing sanctions on Russia. “What is happening in Aleppo is a war crime, one of the first demands is that the bombardments by the regime and its (Russian) backers must end,” French...

    3 winners and 2 losers from the final 2016 presidential debate
    Oct20

    3 winners and 2 losers from the final 2016 presidential debate

    It’s all finally over. The final debate of the 2016 presidential election is behind us, the last event of its kind after two other general election debates, nine Democratic primary debates, and twelve Republican primary debates. Over a year after Donald Trump began the election season in earnest by calling Rosie O’Donnell a fat pig on...

    Major Russian naval deployment to intensify Aleppo assault: NATO diplomat
    Oct20

    Major Russian naval deployment to intensify Aleppo assault: NATO diplomat

    A man rides a bicycle near damaged buildings in the rebel held besieged al-Sukkari neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria October 19, 2016. REUTERS BRUSSELS: Russian warships off the coast of Norway are carrying fighter bombers that are likely to reinforce a final assault on the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo in two weeks, a senior NATO diplomat said on...

    ‘No miracles’ at Berlin talks on ending Ukraine conflict
    Oct20

    ‘No miracles’ at Berlin talks on ending Ukraine conflict

    BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said “no miracles” were achieved on the Ukraine crisis Thursday, but talks with the country’s leader and his Russian and French counterparts did lead to some progress on ending a deadlock in the peace process. After a five-hour summit billed as “difficult”, Ukrainian President...

    Leaders agree to create ‘road map’ for Ukraine peace process
    Oct20

    Leaders agree to create ‘road map’ for Ukraine peace process

    BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France agreed Wednesday on a ‘road map’ aimed at reviving the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine, though details of the plan still need to be worked out by the countries’ foreign ministers over the coming month. German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes the President of...