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    Bypassing Russia, Ukraine to launch trade route to Kazakhstan
    Jan13

    Bypassing Russia, Ukraine to launch trade route to Kazakhstan

    KIEV – Ukraine said on Wednesday it would launch the first test shipments of goods this week to Kazakhstan that would bypass Russia because of the Kremlin’s new trade embargo on Kiev. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukrainian, teen killed in French Alps avalanche: police
    Jan13

    Ukrainian, teen killed in French Alps avalanche: police

    LYON – A 14-year-old French school boy and a Ukrainian were killed on Wednesday when an avalanche swept away skiers in the French Alps, including a group of school children, local officials said. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    French authorities say at least 3 dead in Alps avalanche – 1 Ukrainian and 2 high schoolers
    Jan13

    French authorities say at least 3 dead in Alps avalanche – 1 Ukrainian and 2 high schoolers

    PARIS (AP) ” French authorities say at least 3 dead in Alps avalanche – 1 Ukrainian and 2 high schoolers. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Negotiators vow to enforce cease-fire in eastern Ukraine
    Jan13

    Negotiators vow to enforce cease-fire in eastern Ukraine

    Representatives of Russia and Ukraine have pledged to make a new effort to enforce a shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine and exchange prisoners. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Adami: Man facing deportation to Ukraine fears he will be killed by corrupt officials
    Jan13

    Adami: Man facing deportation to Ukraine fears he will be killed by corrupt officials

    Serhii Vakurov is living a nightmare as he awaits deportation to Ukraine where he says he will be killed by corrupt authorities who are after huge natural gas reserves on property he owns back home. Canada Border Services Agency says the 36-year-old businessman, who came to Canada in 2011 to study English at Algonquin College, is being kicked out...

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels agree new truce deal
    Jan13

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels agree new truce deal

    Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels agreed a new truce deal Wednesday that goes into immediate effect and replaces one broken just hours after its signature at the end of last month. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Two dead in Alps avalanche
    Jan13

    Two dead in Alps avalanche

    A 14-year-old French schoolgirl and a Ukrainian tourist have been killed in an avalanche in the French Alps, officials say. …read more Source:...

    Medvedev: Russia’s Economy Must Prepare for Worst-Case Scenario
    Jan13

    Medvedev: Russia’s Economy Must Prepare for Worst-Case Scenario

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the Russian economy is looking better than one year ago but must prepare for the worst-case scenario as it continues to suffer from low oil prices and the impact of Western sanctions. Speaking Wednesday in Moscow at the annual Gaidar Forum on economics, Medvedev noted 2015 was probably the most...

    Two dead, five missing in French Alps avalanche
    Jan13

    Two dead, five missing in French Alps avalanche

    A 14-year-old French boy and a Ukrainian man were killed when an avalanche in the French Alps swept away skiers, including a school group, leaving three seriously injured and five still missing. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    Russia ‘Aims to Create a Boutique State in Syria,’ Erdogan Warns
    Jan13

    Russia ‘Aims to Create a Boutique State in Syria,’ Erdogan Warns

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dismissed Russia’s claims that its air campaign in Syria seeks to defeat the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) and said Moscow’s true aim is to set up a “boutique state” in Syria’s northwest, national newspaper Daily Sabah reports. Russia began airstrikes in Syria in September and...