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    Russia-Turkey war of words escalates over downed warplane
    Nov28

    Russia-Turkey war of words escalates over downed warplane

    MOSCOW, Russia — Moscow slapped sanctions on Ankara on Friday as the war of words over a downed Russian warplane escalated, with Turkish strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan warning Russia not to “play with fire”. A file picture taken on October 3, 2015 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 bomber taking off from the Hmeimim airbase in the Syrian province of...

    COP21: who’s who
    Nov28

    COP21: who’s who

    Each country may have its own delegation, but a lot of the negotiation is dictated by groups of like-minded countries. European Union Made up of the 28 countries tied by laws that already make their 2030 climate pledges binding, regardless of what the COP21 deal says. Miguel Arias Cañete, the EU’s climate and energy commissioner, has been a...

    Russia-Turkey war of words escalates over downed warplane
    Nov28

    Russia-Turkey war of words escalates over downed warplane

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Moscow slapped sanctions on Ankara on Friday as the war of words over a downed Russian warplane escalated, with Turkish strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan warning Russia not to play with fire.Russia announced it was halting a visa-free regime for Turkish visitors, after threatening a raft of retaliatory economic measures to...

    Klitschko vs Fury fight scheduled for November 28
    Nov28

    Klitschko vs Fury fight scheduled for November 28

    On November 28, WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko of Ukraine will fight against English boxer Tyson Fury. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Ukraine’s police say ‘goodbye’ to Russian social networks
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s police say ‘goodbye’ to Russian social networks

    Ukraine’s police warned off the Russian internet …read more Source:...

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine
    Nov28

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine

    Ukraine’s energy minister has told the parliament in Kyiv that Russia has begun to restrict coal supplies to Ukraine, days after the Kremlin threatened to punish Kyiv for a power blackout of Russian-a …read more Source: Big News...

    Still no power in Crimea as protesters block repairs to pylons
    Nov28

    Still no power in Crimea as protesters block repairs to pylons

    Crimeans continue to suffer from a lack of power as work to restore electricity supplies is hampered by protesters and a lack of political will to… …read more Source:...

    In Light of Downed Jet, Kremlin Wags Dog in Prime Time
    Nov28

    In Light of Downed Jet, Kremlin Wags Dog in Prime Time

    It certainly made for riveting television. That much was clear. Captain Konstantin Murakhtin, the surviving airman of the Russian fighter jet downed by two Turkish F-16s on the Syrian/Turkish border Tuesday, appeared before Russian TV journalists to answer questions just days after the incident. How was he feeling? Good. “Russian doctors...

    Ukraine flaunts the rebels who came back home
    Nov28

    Ukraine flaunts the rebels who came back home

    Flanked by armed soldiers, the defector crossed the buffer zone into sovereign Ukraine. Yuriy Rud, 40, showed little trace of… …read more Source: The...

    Protests Continue In Russia And Turkey As Hopes For An ISIS Coalition Fade
    Nov28

    Protests Continue In Russia And Turkey As Hopes For An ISIS Coalition Fade

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was burned in effigy Friday during a protest as tensions continue to mount between Ankara and Moscow, AFP reported. Anti-Turkey rallies were held in Moscow and Crimea with shouts of “down with ISIS [the Islamic State group]” as Erdogan again warned the Kremlin over its actions in the region and Moscow backed...