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    Governments worried about corruption in Ukraine, lack of legislation to allow for elections
    Feb25

    Governments worried about corruption in Ukraine, lack of legislation to allow for elections

    The foreign ministers of France and Germany, on a visit to Kiev, are expressing concerns about the political tensions that are impeding reform efforts in Ukraine and about the persisting conflict in eastern Ukraine, the Associated Press writes. Here is more from the Associated Press article: The two countries have been trying to help resolve the...

    How will China shape the G-20 meetings?
    Feb25

    How will China shape the G-20 meetings?

    G20 seeks to smooth economic shock waves from ChinaG20 must focus on productivity, competitiveness to boost growth -OECDG20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over UkraineReforms to IMF hit serious deadlock: G20 official …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    China is the fastest-growing exporter of weapons in the world
    Feb25

    China is the fastest-growing exporter of weapons in the world

    Ng Han Guan/APChina’s exports of major arms soared 88 percent between 2006 and 2015, and the country is now behind only the U.S. and Russia when it comes to exporting weapons around the globe, according o a new report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). China isn’t the only nation that has seen a boost...

    Relations between Ukraine, Russia continue to deteriorate
    Feb25

    Relations between Ukraine, Russia continue to deteriorate

    Two years have passed since the Maidan riots in the Ukrainian capital Kiev which led to the overthrow of the government of Viktor Yanukovich. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Envoy Urges Ukraine To Become Agricultural ‘Superpower’
    Feb25

    U.S. Envoy Urges Ukraine To Become Agricultural ‘Superpower’

    Ukraine signed a deal with U.S. agriculture giant Cargill to build a major grain export terminal that Washington’s ambassador said could help turn the embattled nation into an agricultural “superpower.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Russia Lift Bans On Cargo Truck Transits On February 25
    Feb25

    Ukraine, Russia Lift Bans On Cargo Truck Transits On February 25

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk accepted a Russian proposal on February 24 to lift mutual bans on cargo truck transits the two countries imposed earlier this month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Impressive Man City win in Kiev
    Feb25

    Impressive Man City win in Kiev

    A full-strength Manchester City took command of their Champions League last-16 tie against Dynamo Kiev with an impressive first-le …read more Source: Kazakh...

    North Korea is facing expanded sanctions over its recent nuclear tests
    Feb25

    North Korea is facing expanded sanctions over its recent nuclear tests

    REUTERS/KCNAUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States and China have agreed on a draft resolution that would expand U.N. Security Council sanctions against North Korea over its latest nuclear test and hope to put it to a vote in the coming days, council diplomats said on Wednesday. Speaking on condition of anonymity, two council...

    Man City cruises past Dynamo Kiev
    Feb25

    Man City cruises past Dynamo Kiev

    Manchester City took a giant stride towards the quarterfinals of the Champions League after an emphatic 3-1 win at Dynamo Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Football: Superb City have quarter-finals in sight
    Feb25

    Football: Superb City have quarter-finals in sight

    KIEV (AFP) – Manchester City may be toiling domestically at the moment but they produced a superb European away performance to beat Dynamo Kiev 3-1 in Ukraine in their Champions League last 16, first leg on Wednesday.Manuel Pellegrinis side did enough to win the game in the first half with Sergio Aguero and David Silva both scoring to...