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    Kremlin says Moscow's position on Ukraine debt unchanged – TASS
    Oct15

    Kremlin says Moscow's position on Ukraine debt unchanged – TASS

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday that Moscow’s stance on restructuring Ukraine’s debt to Russia had not changed, TASS news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel sees 'glimmer of hope' in Ukraine, but Russia sanctions remain
    Oct15

    Merkel sees 'glimmer of hope' in Ukraine, but Russia sanctions remain

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she saw a “glimmer of hope” for a political solution to the Ukraine crisis, but insisted sanctions against Russia could be rolled back only once the Minsk peace plan was fully implemented. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine: No reason to close airspace before MH17
    Oct15

    Ukraine: No reason to close airspace before MH17

    According to Olexander Horin, the Ukrainian ambassador in the Netherlands, his country had no reason to close the airspace above the conflict area before the disaster with flight MH17. The post Ukraine: No reason to close airspace before MH17 appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Russia refutes MH17 crash report
    Oct15

    Russia refutes MH17 crash report

    Russian Ambassador to Malaysia Valery N Yermolov refuted the investigation report of the Dutch Safety Board on flight MH17. ||| Kuala Lumpur – Russian Ambassador to Malaysia Valery N Yermolov refuted here on Thursday the investigation report of the Dutch Safety Board (DSB), which alleged that the crash of flight MH17 was caused by the...

    Estonian special forces to train Ukrainian soldiers
    Oct15

    Estonian special forces to train Ukrainian soldiers

    Estonian Defense Force members, along with troops from allied nations, will begin teaching Ukrainian soldiers this fall. …read more Source:...

    Russia gives Ukrainian 6 years over espionage
    Oct15

    Russia gives Ukrainian 6 years over espionage

    A former defense factory chief from Ukraine has been sentenced to six years in prison by a Russian court for attempting to smuggle missile components out of Russia. Seventy-three-year-old Yuri Soloshenko was found guilty of spying by the Moscow city court on Wednesday and will remain in a pre-trial detention pending his sentence to take effect....

    Cyberspace becomes second front in Russia’s clash with NATO
    Oct15

    Cyberspace becomes second front in Russia’s clash with NATO

    Russian computer attacks have become more brazen and more destructive as the country grows increasingly at odds with the U.S. and European nations over military goals first in Ukraine and now Syria. Along with reported computer breaches of a French TV network and the White House, a number of attacks now being attributed to Russian […] The post...

    Flight passengers go eyeball to eyeball with fighter jet pilot
    Oct15

    Flight passengers go eyeball to eyeball with fighter jet pilot

    PASSENGERS aboard a Birmingham-bound flight were left terrified after it was intercepted by a fighter jet in a dramatic mid-air alert. The plane drew so close to the Monarch Airlines aircraft that passengers could see the pilot’s face. It happened on Monday when Flight ZB983, from Madeira, lost contact with air traffic controllers in French...

    UN set to elect five new members to Security Council
    Oct15

    UN set to elect five new members to Security Council

    Ukraine to have temporary seat alongside permanent member Russia on UN’s most powerful body …read more Source: Anadolu...

    airBaltic to increase number of flights between Ukraine and Russia via Riga
    Oct15

    airBaltic to increase number of flights between Ukraine and Russia via Riga

    Latvian national airline airBaltic already offers good deals on flights to and from the Ukrainian and Russian capitals, and points out that it is convenient to use Riga as a transit destination for flights between Riga and Kyiv, especially after both Ukraine and Russia closed their airspace for commercial airlines from the other country....