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    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace

    KIEV – Tensions between Moscow and Kiev ratched up further Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying gas from Russia and closed its airspace to its giant eastern neighbour’s airlines. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine Closes Airspace to Russia, Stops Buying Russian Gas
    Nov25

    Ukraine Closes Airspace to Russia, Stops Buying Russian Gas

    Ukraine has closed its airspace to all Russian planes and stopped buying Russian natural gas after exporter Gazprom announced it would halt deliveries to the country. Pro-western Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said at a cabinet meeting Wednesday that the government decided to ban all Russian flights from crossing Ukraine’s...

    Karabakh’s soccer refugees take on Europe
    Nov25

    Karabakh’s soccer refugees take on Europe

    AUTHOR’S NOTE: “Qarabağ Futbol Klubu” is the Azerbaijani name for the soccer team from the town of Ağdam that is the subject of this piece. “Qarabağ” is the original Azerbaijani spelling of the mountainous region of western Azerbaijan that is usually rendered as “Karabakh’ in English. In this piece, “Qarabağ” will be used throughout...

    PM Borissov: pressure along gas pipeline to Bulgaria down
    Nov25

    PM Borissov: pressure along gas pipeline to Bulgaria down

    Pressure along the gas pipeline to Bulgaria is down after Russia has cut off gas supplies to Ukraine. A meeting has been called in Sofia to discuss the problem and Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has briefed the meeting about the situation. Premier Boyko Borissov who is on a visit to China has said that Bulgaria has taken precautions to avoid...

    What is Putinism?
    Nov25

    What is Putinism?

    In the early 2000s, Vladimir Putin seemed to be a pragmatic politician. However, since then his actions have become weighed down with an anti-Western ideology nourished by references to certain conservative Russian philosophers. Could he have taken a step backwards when he became a point of reference for all the “non-aligned” and...

    Behind Russian jet downing lies deep schism over defining Syria’s ‘terrorists’
    Nov25

    Behind Russian jet downing lies deep schism over defining Syria’s ‘terrorists’

    The shooting down of a Russian warplane by Turkish F-16s is not just about a 17-second airspace violation or Ankara proving willing to defend its territorial sovereignty. The incident also highlights Russia’s consistent regional and international antagonism and draws attention to an issue as equally contentious as the fate of Syrian...

    Russia’s Gazprom halts gas delivery to Ukraine
    Nov25

    Russia’s Gazprom halts gas delivery to Ukraine

    Russia’s Gazprom announces that it is halting natural gas supply to Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Casillas blunders as Porto blow chance to qualify
    Nov25

    Casillas blunders as Porto blow chance to qualify

    A blunder by Iker Casillas helped Dynamo Kiev seal a 2-0 win away to Porto in the Champions League which threw Group G wide open on Tuesday and left the hosts in danger of missing out on the knockout stage. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace

    Ukraine has banned all Russian airlines from transiting its airspace, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes airspace

    Ukraine has banned all Russian airlines from transiting its airspace …read more Source: World...