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    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU hopes
    Nov11

    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU hopes

    A vote on gay rights has derailed Ukraine’s aspirations to join the European Union, two years after protesters first took to… …read more Source: The...

    El Nino may stir grain markets more than Black Sea drought
    Nov11

    El Nino may stir grain markets more than Black Sea drought

    By Gus Trompiz GENEVA (Reuters) – El Nino could have a bigger impact on grain and oilseed markets than drought in Russia and Ukraine, which… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukrainian solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK: Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce. Col. Andriy Lysenko, presidential spokesman for the military operation against the separatists, said on Wednesday that the casualties came amid 21 separatist...

    Oligarchs on the Airwaves
    Nov11

    Oligarchs on the Airwaves

    Ukraine’s top TV channels are controlled by powerful business interests — and they aren’t shy about making sure the coverage goes their way. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Italian bank UniCredit to shed 18,000 jobs as profits slide
    Nov11

    Italian bank UniCredit to shed 18,000 jobs as profits slide

    MILAN (AP) — Italian bank UniCredit announced Wednesday it will shed 18,200 jobs by 2018 as its third-quarter profits slid 30 percent mainly due to charges on businesses in Croatia and Ukraine.UniCredit, Italy’s largest bank by assets, said in a statement Wednesday that net profit for the three months ending Sept. 30 was 507 million euros...

    Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses Kiev of ‘flirting with radicals’
    Nov11

    Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses Kiev of ‘flirting with radicals’

    “Today it is obvious that the government has played with the radicals. Instead of putting them in their place a year ago,” says Jewish oligarch Vadim Rabinovich. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russian search and rescue team leaves Egypt after crash work
    Nov11

    Russian search and rescue team leaves Egypt after crash work

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Tourism bookings in Egypt’s main Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh have plunged in the wake of a Russian plane crash, officials said Wednesday, amid fears the airliner may have been downed by a bomb.Some 80 percent of reservations have been cancelled and at least 40 percent of tourists have left the Egyptian...

    Tourists vacate Egypt after Russian plane crash
    Nov11

    Tourists vacate Egypt after Russian plane crash

    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Tourism bookings in Egypt’s main Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh have plunged in the wake of a Russian plane crash, officials said Wednesday, amid fears the airliner may have been downed by a bomb. Battered by years of political turmoil, Egypt’s vital tourism sector has been almost completely dependent...

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce.Col. Andriy Lysenko, presidential… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukraine says 1 solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce.Col. Andriy Lysenko, presidential spokesman for the military operation against the separatists, said Wednesday that the casualties came amid 21...