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    What will happen in 2016?
    Dec31

    What will happen in 2016?

    Space explorers, genetic scientists, US voters, terrorists and hackers look set to dominate our world next year – but don’t rule out the odd pleasant surpriseNever make predictions, especially about the future. So said Mark Twain, Yogi Berra or Niels Bohr – or possibly all three.But if you must, there are really only two options: play safe...

    Ukraine bans imports
    Dec31

    Ukraine bans imports

    KIEV: Ukraine said on Wednesday it may impose a ban as soon as next month on imports of dozens of Russian goods as a retaliatory measure against Moscow which this month said it was suspending a free trade zone with Kiev. The list, which was set out in a statement from the country’s economy ministry, included meat and meat products, baby...

    Ukrainian gov’t passes trade restrictions on Russia
    Dec31

    Ukrainian gov’t passes trade restrictions on Russia

    The Ukrainian government said on Wednesday it has passed trade restrictions on Russia in response to Moscow suspending a free trade agreement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Framing Obama’s Democracy Promotion Legacy
    Dec31

    Framing Obama’s Democracy Promotion Legacy

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry recently published an op-ed in The Boston Globe. The piece hits on many of the achievements which the Obama administration intends to use to bolster the president’s foreign policy legacy, including the Iran nuclear agreement, the climate change accord, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal and the...

    Ukraine Cuts Power To Crimea Again, Citing Faulty Equipment
    Dec31

    Ukraine Cuts Power To Crimea Again, Citing Faulty Equipment

    A Crimean official said Ukraine had cut off a major source of electrical power to the region, a month after saboteurs first plunged the peninsula annexed by Russia into darkness. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Dec31

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine

    nbsp Last Updated On 31 December2015 Aboutnbsp51 minutes ago …read more Source: The Frontier...

    Four-way phone talks on Ukraine crisis
    Dec31

    Four-way phone talks on Ukraine crisis

    Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine stressed Wednesday the importance of the “full implementation” of the Minsk Protocal in 2016. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Crimea official says Ukraine has cut off power again, Interfax reports
    Dec31

    Crimea official says Ukraine has cut off power again, Interfax reports

    MOSCOW: A Crimean official said on Thursday that Ukraine had cut off a major source of electrical power to the region, a month after saboteurs first plunged the Russian-annexed peninsula into darkness. Kirill Moskalenko, a spokesman of the governor of Sevastopol city, said Ukraine has cut off the Kakhovka–Titan line to Crimea. “The line has...

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Dec31

    Merkel, Hollande, Putin, Poroshenko renew support for ceasefire in Ukraine

    PARIS (AFP) – The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine renewed their support for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday following phone discussions, the French presidency said in a statement.Angela Merkel, Francois Hollande, Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko reaffirmed their commitment to a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, and...

    Ukrainian gov’t passes trade restrictions on Russia
    Dec31

    Ukrainian gov’t passes trade restrictions on Russia

    The Ukrainian government said on Wednesday it has passed trade restrictions on Russia in response to Moscow suspending a free trade agreement. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-12/31/c_134965880.htm target=_blank title="Ukrainian gov’t passes trade restrictions on Russia”...