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    Ukraine MP who saluted Hitler is on Israel committee
    Dec29

    Ukraine MP who saluted Hitler is on Israel committee

    Artyom Vitko, who is on a committee to improve Ukraine-Israel ties, sang pro-Hitler songs days after Ukraine apologized for Holocaust role. …read more Source: Arutz...

    In Russia, Recession Takes Bite Out of Holiday Feast
    Dec29

    In Russia, Recession Takes Bite Out of Holiday Feast

    For most Russians, it’s not New Year’s without a Salad Olivier, a dish meant to augur prosperity. This year, soaring food costs mean the tradition can also be a painful reminder of how rapidly many Russians’ wealth is fading amid recession and Western sanctions. The mix of chicken, potatoes, peas, carrots and mayonnaise –...

    Belarus sets quotas for foreign transport operators for 2016
    Dec29

    Belarus sets quotas for foreign transport operators for 2016

    The number of truck passage permits will stay at the level of this year’s target for Ukraine (28,000 permits), Latvia (11,500), Poland (142,000), the UK (300). Jordan, Ireland, and Lebanon will be given 50 permits each. Cyprus will get 120. …read more Source:...

    Russia Denounces Double Standard of the West On Ukraine
    Dec29

    Russia Denounces Double Standard of the West On Ukraine

    29 de diciembre de 2015, 10:47Moscow, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Human Rights Commissioner of the Foreign Ministry of Russia, Konstantin Dolgov, said today that the West”"s double standards on this issue in Ukraine have not contributed to an improvement of the situation. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile
    Dec29

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned on Tuesday that the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists was becoming more fragile. …read more Source: Channel...

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile
    Dec29

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned on Tuesday that the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists was becoming more fragile. …read more Source: The...

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile
    Dec29

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned on Tuesday that the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists was becoming more fragile. …read more Source:...

    Ruble sinks to new 2015 low over oil price plunge
    Dec29

    Ruble sinks to new 2015 low over oil price plunge

    MOSCOW: Russia’s battered ruble on Tuesday continued its slide on the back of low oil prices, reaching a new 2015 low against the dollar and dropping to below 80 against the euro, reports BSS/AFP. The Russian currency stood on Tuesday at 72.85 against the dollar, down from 72.46 on Monday. The ruble meanwhile stood at 80.02 against the...

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile
    Dec29

    Germany’s Steinmeier warns Ukraine ceasefire is fragile

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned Tuesday that the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists was becoming more fragile …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia Urges US to Press on Ukraine on Minsk Agreements
    Dec29

    Russia Urges US to Press on Ukraine on Minsk Agreements

    29 de diciembre de 2015, 09:37Moscow, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged his US counterpart, John Kerry, in a telephone conversation, to put pressure on Ukraine so it fulfills the Minsk agreements, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. …read more Source: Prensa...