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    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine
    Jan01

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine

    Russia initiated procedures required for an immediate lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3 billion debt …read more Source: World...

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-B debt
    Jan01

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-B debt

    Russia’s finance ministry said it was suing Ukraine for defaulting on a $3-billion debt to Moscow, following an order by President Vladimir Putin. Ukraine’s capital Kiev is “in a state of default” regarding its obligations toward Moscow and legal proceedings would ensue, the ministry said. Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks...

    Russia to sue Ukraine over debt
    Jan01

    Russia to sue Ukraine over debt

    Russia’s finance ministry has said it is suing Ukraine for defaulting on a $3bn debt, following an order by President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    China confirms building second aircraft carrier
    Jan01

    China confirms building second aircraft carrier

    China’s national defense ministry has announced that the country is designing and building its second aircraft carrier amid tensions in disputed waters of the South China Sea, state-run media reported Friday. Yang Yujun, ministry spokesperson, told reporters in Beijing that the 50,000-ton carrier being built in the coastal city of Dalian,...

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-bn debt
    Jan01

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-bn debt

    Ukraine says it is not a sovereign loan, but rather a transaction made via the financial market… …read more Source:...

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-bn debt
    Jan01

    Russia announces lawsuit against Ukraine over default on $3-bn debt

    Russia’s finance ministry said Friday it was suing Ukraine for defaulting on a $3-billion debt to Moscow, following an order by President Vladimir Putin …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin declares NATO ‘threat’ to Russian security
    Jan01

    Putin declares NATO ‘threat’ to Russian security

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a new defense strategy document that declares the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) a threat to Russia’s national security. The document, which was signed by Putin this week, considers NATO’s military buildup in various countries as a major foreign threat against Russian national...

    Analysis: Propaganda battle over Ukrainian Jews is not over
    Jan01

    Analysis: Propaganda battle over Ukrainian Jews is not over

    Russia, Ukraine accuse each other of playing ‘Jewish card’ in conflict. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Global outlook: What to expect in 2016?
    Jan01

    Global outlook: What to expect in 2016?

    A photo taken on January 1, 2016 shows fireworks over the Erasmusbrug (Erasmus Bridge) during New Year’s Eve in Amsterdam. / AFP / ANP / robin utrecht / Netherlands OUT BEIJING – Bidding farewell to an eventful 2015, the world is embracing a new year on Friday. The following is a list of major political and economic events that are expected...

    In Ukraine: Govt. to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid
    Jan01

    In Ukraine: Govt. to probe suspected Russian cyber attack on grid

    The SBU said in a statement on Monday that it had managed to thwart malware that was launched by "Russian security services". Ukraine will investigate a suspected cyber attack on its power grid, the energy ministry said on Thursday, an incident the country’s secret service has blamed on Russia.A power company in western Ukraine,...