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    Ukraine plans new diplomatic push to recover Crimea: Finance Minister
    Jan20

    Ukraine plans new diplomatic push to recover Crimea: Finance Minister

    DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – Ukraine plans soon to launch a fresh diplomatic initiative to recover the Crimean peninsula from Russia which annexed it in 2014, Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko told Reuters on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Latvia marks 25th anniversary of resistance to Soviet rule
    Jan20

    Latvia marks 25th anniversary of resistance to Soviet rule

    Hundreds of people gathered in Riga’s old town, where white-striped burgundy Latvian flags flapped from buildings and on rooftops of the freezing capital. In 1991, more than 15,000 people across the country participated in erecting barricades, including former policeman Renars Zalais, who was wounded in an attack by elite Soviet commandos...

    UN Foresees Slight Improvement in Global Growth
    Jan20

    UN Foresees Slight Improvement in Global Growth

    The United Nations foresees a slight improvement in world economic growth over the next two years, following last year’s less than stellar performance. According to the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2016 report — jointly published by the U.N. Conference on Trade and Development and the U.N. Economic Commission for Europe — the...

    Ukrainian ambassador rejects Polish premier’s ‘million refugees’ claim
    Jan20

    Ukrainian ambassador rejects Polish premier’s ‘million refugees’ claim

    Ukraine’s ambassador to Poland on Wednesday rejected the Polish prime minister’s claim that her country hosts a million Ukrainian refugees, saying they were not refugees and could at most be called “economic migrants”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian ambassador rejects Polish premier's 'million refugees' claim
    Jan20

    Ukrainian ambassador rejects Polish premier's 'million refugees' claim

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Ukraine’s ambassador to Poland on Wednesday rejected the Polish prime minister’s claim that her country hosts a million Ukrainian refugees, saying they were not refugees and could at most be called “economic migrants”. …read more Source: The...

    The Kremlin’s Western Lawyers
    Jan20

    The Kremlin’s Western Lawyers

    In Syria, as in Ukraine and Georgia before, Russia is using warfare to achieve its goals, operating through brute force and fear. In the West, it uses lawfare, exploiting the rule of law to launch politically motivated cases that are factually or legally meritless in order to terrorize individuals in the Kremlin’s sights.Over the past 16...

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees
    Jan20

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” A Ukrainian official is disputing a claim by Polish prime minister that Poland has taken in 1 million Ukrainian refugees.The Ukrainian ambassador to Poland, Andrii Deshchytsia, said Wednesday that in fact Poland… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian ruble slides to record low in Moscow trading
    Jan20

    Russian ruble slides to record low in Moscow trading

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ruble slid to a record low against the dollar Wednesday under pressure from the low oil price. The ruble traded above 81.8 to the dollar in Moscow on Wednesday evening, down by around four percent. That beat the mark of 80.1 set when the currency crashed in value in December 2014 before stabilizing. Russia’s...

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees
    Jan20

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees

    A Ukrainian official is disputing a claim by Polish prime minister that Poland has taken in 1 million Ukrainian refugees. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees
    Jan20

    Ukraine disputes Poland claim of taking 1 million refugees

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