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    Death toll of conflict in E. Ukraine rises to 9,640: UN report
    Sep16

    Death toll of conflict in E. Ukraine rises to 9,640: UN report

    The number of people killed in the 29-month conflict in eastern Ukraine has climbed to 9,640, the UN Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights said in a report on Thursday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-09/16/c_135689892.htm target=_blank title="Death toll of conflict in E. Ukraine rises to...

    US And Russia Strike Unprecedented Cease-Fire
    Sep16

    US And Russia Strike Unprecedented Cease-Fire

    The U.S. and Russia have reached an unprecedented agreement on a cease-fire in the Syrian civil war that will allow humanitarian assistance to reach beleaguered parts of the country and lead to coordinated U.S. and Russian strikes against ISIS and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham. The ceasefire took effect Monday evening and Tuesday was the first full day of...

    German, French FMs push peace bid in war-torn Ukraine (AFP)
    Sep16

    German, French FMs push peace bid in war-torn Ukraine (AFP)

    Slavyansk-na-Kubani (Russia) (AFP) – The German and French foreign ministers made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east on Thursday, saying they wanted to push a new bid for peace after a recent surge in violence. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine Faces Battle to Speed Economic Growth, Secure Peace
    Sep16

    Ukraine Faces Battle to Speed Economic Growth, Secure Peace

    Ukraine feels its reform efforts have been vindicated by the International Monetary Fund’s decision to give it another $1 billion in aid, but the country still faces a struggle to speed economic growth and achieve lasting change. After waiting for nearly a year for Kyiv to accelerate reforms, the IMF announced the release of more aid...

    5 reasons Trump might fall in autumn
    Sep16

    5 reasons Trump might fall in autumn

    The GOP nominee prefers his KFC by the bucket, devours the fries before the Big Mac, and only eats greens out of taco bowls perched atop white linen napkins — but make no mistake, these are Donald Trump’s salad days.Counted down in the dark days after his gloomy Cleveland convention, with polls showing him behind by double digits, Trump has...

    New peace bid launched in Ukraine
    Sep15

    New peace bid launched in Ukraine

    Slavyansk: The German and French foreign ministers made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east on Thursday, saying they wanted to push a new bid for peace after a recent surge in violence. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault visited the Donetsk region and viewed a bridge destroyed in fighting between...

    Europa League: Last-minute goal saves Fenerbahce
    Sep15

    Europa League: Last-minute goal saves Fenerbahce

    Turkish team Fenerbahce draw against Ukrainian Zorya Luhansk thanks to goal in 96th minute …read more Source: Anadolu...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Sep15

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    EU sanctions designed to deter Russian aggression in Ukraine were prolonged by six months Thursday, with the bloc’s foreign affairs ministers agreeing there had been insufficient change to warrant lifting the measures. The asset freeze and a travel ban against 146 people and 37 firms, most of them Russians, were first introduced in March...

    Ukraine army, pro-Russians both report truce violations
    Sep15

    Ukraine army, pro-Russians both report truce violations

    The Kiev government and pro-Russia forces have reported violations of a ceasefire agreement that started at midnight on Wednesday. …read more Source: Iran...

    U.S. Foreign Policy for Sale? Behind the Trump Organization’s Vast Financial Network
    Sep15

    U.S. Foreign Policy for Sale? Behind the Trump Organization’s Vast Financial Network

    A sweeping new investigation has raised questions about the little-known Trump Organization and potential conflicts of interest should Trump become president. The investigation published in Newsweek magazine reveals the Trump Organization is a vast financial network that stretches from New York City to India, Ukraine, China, Brazil, Argentina,...