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    Ukraine Violates Minks Agreements, Warns Putin
    Feb18

    Ukraine Violates Minks Agreements, Warns Putin

    18 de febrero de 2016, 10:05Moscow, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin today stated that it has no sense to link the lift of sanctions against Russia with the Minsk agreements because Ukraine is not fulfilling the agreements signed in Belarus on February 12, 2015. …read more Source: Prensa...

    AP’s Mstyslav Chernov wins Royal Television Society award
    Feb18

    AP’s Mstyslav Chernov wins Royal Television Society award

    LONDON (AP) — Associated Press journalist Mstyslav Chernov has been named camera operator of the year at the Royal Television Society awards in London. Chernov, based in Ukraine, has covered the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine, the aftermath of the deadly terror attacks in Paris in November and Europe’s refugee crisis. He picked up...

    Ukraine Samopomich party quits coalition leaving ruling alliance without majority
    Feb18

    Ukraine Samopomich party quits coalition leaving ruling alliance without majority

    Ukraine’s junior coalition partner, the Samopomich party, has left the ruling alliance headed by Arseny Yatsenyuk. The prime minister has said he is in talks with other political groups on joining the coalition. …read more Source:...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb18

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a second faction bailed out. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb18

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a second faction bailed out. The move by Samopomich (Self Help), which has 26 seats in the 450-seat parliament, leaves the coalition partners with 217 votes. The failure to create a new majority coalition may...

    Preparing for the Collapse of the Saudi Kingdom
    Feb18

    Preparing for the Collapse of the Saudi Kingdom

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. ReutersFor half a century, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been the linchpin of U.S. Mideast policy. A guaranteed supply of oil has bought a guaranteed supply of security. Ignoring autocratic practices and the export of Wahhabi extremism,...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb18

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a second faction bailed out. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine vows to fight Russia’s 3-billion debt demands
    Feb18

    Ukraine vows to fight Russia’s 3-billion debt demands

    Ukraine vows to defend its interests over debt demands by Russia in a British court. …read more Source:...

    Go home grant may be scrapped for Ukrainian asylum seekers
    Feb18

    Go home grant may be scrapped for Ukrainian asylum seekers

    A large group of Ukrainian asylum seekers are making use of a special payment to help them return to their… …read more Source:...

    Cutting a Deal with Russia
    Feb18

    Cutting a Deal with Russia

    I’ve been working with the Gaidar Institute in Moscow for the last three years helping their fine economists research Russia’s fiscal policy. We’ve been studying Russia’s long-run fiscal position, its projected demographic change, and its economic transition. Like the U.S., Russia faces major challenges in maintaining its...