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    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises

    U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by telephone Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a number of issues, White House officials said. The two leaders discussed ongoing efforts to bring an end to the civil war in Syria and abiding by the terms of a cease-fire in Ukraine. “They spent a significant portion of their time discussing...

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea

    In a wide-ranging phone call, Obama and Putin appeared to speak past one another about the situation in eastern Ukraine, according to each country’s description of the call. The White House said Obama had called for Russia to fulfill its obligations under a cease-fire deal; the Kremlin said Putin has emphasized the need for Ukraine to meet...

    World › Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea
    Jan14

    World › Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin joined Wednesday in calling for a tough global response to North Korea’s recent nuclear test, even as they remained at odds over Ukraine and Syrian President Bashar Assad. In a wide-ranging phone call, Obama and Putin appeared to speak past one… …read more Source: Japan...

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured
    Jan14

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured

    A deadly avalanche hit a high school group skiing in the French Alps today, killing two students and a Ukrainian skier and seriously injuring three others, officials said. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Avalanche at Alps resort kills three
    Jan14

    Avalanche at Alps resort kills three

    Two French teenagers and a Ukrainian holidaymaker died in an avalanche that swept away a school party on a closed… …read more Source: The...

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia's Putin – White House
    Jan14

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia's Putin – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama, in a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, emphasized the need to work toward a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine and address the conflict in Syria, the White House said. …read more Source: The...

    MH17 relatives demand release of radar images
    Jan14

    MH17 relatives demand release of radar images

    THE HAGUE: Relatives of those killed in the MH17 air disaster Wednesday urged Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte to launch a global campaign to obtain radar images which may help pinpoint who fired a missile at the plane. All 298 passengers and crew onboard the Malaysia Airlines flight jetliner — most of them Dutch — died when it was shot down en...

    Search on for possible missing skiers after avalanche kills three in off-limits area in French Alps
    Jan13

    Search on for possible missing skiers after avalanche kills three in off-limits area in French Alps

    A deadly avalanche hit a high school group skiing in the French Alps on Wednesday, killing two students and a Ukrainian skier and seriously injuring three others, officials said. French President Francois Hollande said mountain emergency services with sniffer dogs and a helicopter were engaged in a rescue operation at the Deux Alpes ski resort,...

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin
    Jan13

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin

    President Barack Obama, in a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, emphasised the need to work toward a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine and address the conflict in Syria, the White House said. …read more Source: Channel...

    France avalanche: Three dead after schoolchildren hit on ski trip – live
    Jan13

    France avalanche: Three dead after schoolchildren hit on ski trip – live

    An avalanche in ski resort of Les Deux Alpes kills two French schoolchildren and a Ukrainian tourist – follow latest updates …read more Source: The...