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    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

    A Ukrainian official is disputing a claim by Polish prime minister that Poland has taken in 1 million Ukrainian refugees …read more Source: ABC...

    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 only granted refugee status to two Ukrainian citizens last year and that the many Ukrainians in Poland are...

    The Case Against Saakashvili
    Jan20

    The Case Against Saakashvili

    It’s temping to see Georgia’s crusading former president as the solution to all of Ukraine’s problems. Here’s why caution is in order. …read more Source: Foreign...

    NATO considers first formal talks with Russia since 2014: Sources
    Jan20

    NATO considers first formal talks with Russia since 2014: Sources

    Despite their differences both sides recognised the need for “transparency”, the sources said, against a backdrop of a series of crises including Ukraine and the war in Syria. …read more Source: Channel...

    4 Things Obama Can Do to Stop the World from Nuking Itself Before He Leaves Office
    Jan20

    4 Things Obama Can Do to Stop the World from Nuking Itself Before He Leaves Office

    Climate change and nuclear weapons pose the biggest risk to our planet’s future. President Obama made a wise decision to avoid reciting a laundry list of new initiatives in his State of the Union address. After all, Congress will be in session only 111 days this year, the Republicans control both houses and he’s a lame duck. So how...

    How Gazprom lost influence over EU gas
    Jan20

    How Gazprom lost influence over EU gas

    Decision to cut off Ukraine looks like one of the great acts of corporate self-sabotage …read more Source: Financial...

    The Secret Diplomacy That Could End the East-West Confrontation Over Ukraine
    Jan20

    The Secret Diplomacy That Could End the East-West Confrontation Over Ukraine

    Stephen F. CohenThough scarcely reported in the US media, all leaders involves in the epicenter of the new Cold War have launched a concerted campaign to end the Ukrainian civil (and US-Russian proxy) war. …read more Source: The...

    Ambassador denies there are 1 million Ukrainian refugees in Poland
    Jan20

    Ambassador denies there are 1 million Ukrainian refugees in Poland

    The ambassador of Ukraine in Poland has rejected a claim made by Prime Minister Beata Szydło that there are one million Ukrainian refugees in Poland. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...