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    Russia will not wage war on Turkey after it downed Russian jet: Foreign minister
    Nov25

    Russia will not wage war on Turkey after it downed Russian jet: Foreign minister

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (AP photo) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday Russia did not intend to wage a war against Turkey after its air force shot down a Russian jet near the Turkish border with Syria. “We do not intend to wage a war on Turkey. Our attitude to the Turkish people has not changed. We have...

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace

    Tensions mount as Ukraine seeks end to its dependence on RussiaRussia’s Gazprom has stopped sending gas to UkraineMoscow’s annexation of Crimea has brought relations to a post-Soviet low … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace

    Tensions mount as Ukraine seeks end to its dependence on RussiaRussia’s Gazprom has stopped sending gas to UkraineMoscow’s annexation of Crimea has brought relations to a post-Soviet low … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainians Protest Against Europe, Saying It Abandoned Maidan For Russia
    Nov25

    Ukrainians Protest Against Europe, Saying It Abandoned Maidan For Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine — Five months ago, Kirill Marlinski was on the streets of Kiev, demanding closer ties to the European Union. Now, he’s demonstrating in the streets again, but this time against European countries. Like many other activists in the Euromaidan revolution that ousted president Viktor Yanukovych, he blames Europeans for...

    Ukraine Crisis: Fighting Breaks Out Near Donetsk Airport, Train Station
    Nov25

    Ukraine Crisis: Fighting Breaks Out Near Donetsk Airport, Train Station

    Clashes between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian separatists intensified in Donetsk on Thursday, with battles breaking out near the city’s main train station and airport. French freelance photographer Antoine E.R. Delaunay posted a photo to Twitter showing heavy smoke between the train station and airport in Donetsk, a city of...

    Ukraine and Crimea: A Report From the Front
    Nov25

    Ukraine and Crimea: A Report From the Front

    Mary KaldorGrassroots activists in Kiev want democracy, social justice, and an end to corruption. If the peace agreement holds, and they just might have a chance. …read more Source: The...

    Hollande’s ‘grand coalition’ bends to Syrian realpolitik
    Nov25

    Hollande’s ‘grand coalition’ bends to Syrian realpolitik

    PARIS — François Hollande is realizing this week that his plans to build a “grand and unique” international coalition to fight ISIL may have to be pared down. In Washington on Tuesday, the French president met a Barack Obama who pledged to increase U.S. military cooperation with France but didn’t seem to jump at the prospect of joining it...

    Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia, closes airspace

    Gazprom said it has stopped sending gas to Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine says it will buy more Russian gas when needed
    Nov25

    Ukraine says it will buy more Russian gas when needed

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 25 (UPI) — A Ukrainian natural gas company said it expects to receive prepaid gas from Russia and future deliveries may come as demand levels determine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines from its airspace: PM
    Nov25

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines from its airspace: PM

    Ukraine Wednesday banned all Russian airlines from crossing its airspace, the latest escalation between the two neighbors 19 months into a separatist war in the east of the former Soviet state …read more Source: The Daily...