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    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock Western aid
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock Western aid

    KIEV – The Ukrainian parliament on Friday adopted a budget for next year with a deficit of 3.7 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Pope calls in Christmas message for unity against militant atrocities
    Dec25

    Pope calls in Christmas message for unity against militant atrocities

    Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries. Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third Christmas since his election in 2013, read his traditional Christmas Day “Urbi et Orbi” (to the...

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock western aid
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock western aid

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    Ukraine approves 2016 budget
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget

    The Ukrainian parliament on Friday adopted a budget for 2016 with a deficit of 3 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much-needed aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Western countries. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock western aid
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget to unlock western aid

    KIEV (AFP) – The Ukrainian parliament on Friday adopted a budget for next year with a deficit of 3.7 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries.The budget was passed after an acrimonious all-night debate and was finally approved by 263 lawmakers, about 40 more than the minimum required.The...

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace
    Dec25

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace

    MB file photo VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace processes for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people. He denounced the “monstrous evil” and atrocities they have endured and praised the countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from the central balcony of St....

    Ukraine approves state budget for 2016
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves state budget for 2016

    The Ukrainian parliament adopted on Friday the state budget for 2016, setting a deficit target of 3.7 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), in an obvious attempt to secure financial aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). …read more Source: Global...

    A Papal Message of Peace
    Dec25

    A Papal Message of Peace

    L’Osservatore Romano /Pool / APPope Francis used his Christmas message to call for peace in parts of the world ravaged by violence and terrorism. Addressing the crowd at the Vatican from the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica with his third Urbi et Orbi remarks on Christmas Day, Francis called for peace in Syria, which is in the midst of...

    In Christmas Message, Pope Francis Urges the World to Unite to End ISIS Atrocities
    Dec25

    In Christmas Message, Pope Francis Urges the World to Unite to End ISIS Atrocities

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries. Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third Christmas since his election in 2013, read his traditional Christmas Day...

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace
    Dec25

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace

    Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace processes for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people. He denounced the “monstrous evil” and atrocities they have endured and praised the countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from the central balcony of St. Peter’s...