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    Verkhovna Rada allows American and Canadian solders to enter Ukraine
    Nov12

    Verkhovna Rada allows American and Canadian solders to enter Ukraine

    350 American and 100 Canadian soldiers will participate in the exercises. …read more Source:...

    Russian Ex-policeman Convicted as CIA Spy
    Nov12

    Russian Ex-policeman Convicted as CIA Spy

    A court in Moscow has convicted a former policeman and sentenced him to 13 years in prison for passing state secrets to the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) said Thursday that Yevgeny Chistov admitted he was a CIA spy for three years and pleaded guilty to charges of treason. Chistov was a police...

    Flurry Of Claims Spells Trouble For What’s Left Of Ukraine Cease-Fire Regime
    Nov12

    Flurry Of Claims Spells Trouble For What’s Left Of Ukraine Cease-Fire Regime

    Far from international front pages, the situation in eastern Ukraine is once again on the verge of open warfare. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia-Ukraine Conflict Update: Electricity Latest Economic Battleground
    Nov12

    Russia-Ukraine Conflict Update: Electricity Latest Economic Battleground

    In the latest economic battle between Ukraine and Russia, Ukraine announced that beginning Friday, it would suspend its electricity imports from Russia, local news source Interfax reported. Ukraine imported 400 megawatts from Russia per day, and the move was seen as part of Ukraine’s drive to become less economically dependent on its...

    Russian News Stations Air ‘Secret’ Plans For Nuclear Weapons
    Nov12

    Russian News Stations Air ‘Secret’ Plans For Nuclear Weapons

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said plans for a new submarine-launched nuclear torpedo shown on Kremlin-controlled television were secret and should never have been aired.NTV and Channel One showed a large document — filmed over a military officer’s shoulder during a meeting with Putin — with drawings and details...

    Russian crisis-hit economy slumped 4.1% in 3Q
    Nov12

    Russian crisis-hit economy slumped 4.1% in 3Q

    [Moscow] Russia’s economy shrank 4.1 per cent in the third quarter this year, official statistics showed on Thursday, as a recession caused by low oil prices and Western sanctions over Ukraine continued to take its toll. …read more Source: The Business...

    Kremlin-controlled TV airs ‘secret’ plans for nuclear weapon
    Nov12

    Kremlin-controlled TV airs ‘secret’ plans for nuclear weapon

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said plans for a new submarine-launched nuclear torpedo shown on Kremlin-controlled television were secret and should never have been aired.NTV and Channel One showed a large document — filmed over a military officer’s shoulder during a meeting with Putin — with drawings and details...

    Ukraine bans workplace discrimination against gays
    Nov12

    Ukraine bans workplace discrimination against gays

    The controversial bill in the deeply conservative eastern European country had failed on two previous occasions in the past week, but it mustered the required parliamentary majority after six consecutive votes in a raucous morning session. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine top Group 5 after win over Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Nov12

    Ukraine top Group 5 after win over Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Ukrainian national football team have today defeated Bosnia and Herzegovina 3-1 in the European qualifying round. Ukraine now top Group 5 with 6 points. …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Russian crisis-hit economy slumped 4.1 percent in third quarter
    Nov12

    Russian crisis-hit economy slumped 4.1 percent in third quarter

    Russia’s economy shrank 4.1 percent in the third quarter this year, official statistics showed on Nov. 12, as a recession caused by low oil prices and Western sanctions over Ukraine continued to take its toll …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...