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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel named Time’s Person of the Year
    Dec09

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel named Time’s Person of the Year

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year, praising her leadership on everything from Syrian refugees to the Greek debt crisis. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (July 16, 2015/AP File Photo/Markus Schreiber) Time also cited Merkel’s strong response to “Vladimir Putin’s creeping theft of...

    Kerry says he will meet Putin in Moscow soon
    Dec09

    Kerry says he will meet Putin in Moscow soon

    US Secretary of State John Kerry says he will go to Moscow next week, for talks with Russian leaders over Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin says Russia should restart coal supplies to Ukraine
    Dec09

    Putin says Russia should restart coal supplies to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia should restart supplying its coal to Ukraine after Kiev resumed electricity supplies to Crimea, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Times names Merkel Person of the Year
    Dec09

    Times names Merkel Person of the Year

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named “Person of the Year 2015” by Times magazine. ||| Time magazine on Wednesday named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its “Person of the Year 2015,” hailing her leadership for navigating debt and refugee crises that threatened to tear the European Union apart.“For asking more of her country than most...

    At Least 9,115 Killed in Ukraine Conflict, U.N. Says
    Dec09

    At Least 9,115 Killed in Ukraine Conflict, U.N. Says

    The pace of the killing has slowed sharply since a cease-fire in August, the monitors said, with only 47 civilians killed and 131 injured in the three months ending in mid-November. …read more Source: The New York...

    Time names Angela Merkel as its ‘person’ of 2015
    Dec09

    Time names Angela Merkel as its ‘person’ of 2015

    NEW YORK CITY, USA – Time magazine Wednesday, December 9, named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its “Person of the Year 2015,” hailing her leadership during Europe’s debt, refugee and migrant crises, as well as Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. “For asking more of her country than most politicians would …...

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN
    Dec09

    More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    More than 9,000 people have been killed since the conflict in Ukraine began, the United Nations said Wednesday, warning that even though fighting had abated, millions were stuck in precarious situations. In its latest report on the situation in Ukraine, the UN human rights office said that between August 16 and November 15, 47 civilians were...

    Wars in Syria and Ukraine Make Belarus More Important
    Dec09

    Wars in Syria and Ukraine Make Belarus More Important

    After the Turkish downing of a Russian aircraft in Syria last month, Minsk refused to join Moscow in its accusations and recriminations against Ankara. It just lamented what happened between its “Russian ally” and “friendly Turkey.” Needless to say Minsk has also not supported any of the Russians sanctions imposed on Turkey. Belarusian state...

    UN report sees progress in Ukraine
    Dec09

    UN report sees progress in Ukraine

    Hostilities have reduced, but serious human rights concerns persist …read more Source: The Prague...

    Putin says Russia should restart coal supplies to Ukraine
    Dec09

    Putin says Russia should restart coal supplies to Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...