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    What Bernie Sanders Is Missing
    Oct16

    What Bernie Sanders Is Missing

    Lucy Nicholson / ReutersBernie Sanders didn’t prepare much for Tuesday night’s Democratic presidential debate. And on foreign policy, it showed. It began when Anderson Cooper asked the Vermont senator “what would you do differently” than Hillary Clinton about the conflict in Syria. Sanders answered that, “We should be putting together...

    Lviv Gets Ukraine’s First Bike-Sharing Scheme
    Oct16

    Lviv Gets Ukraine’s First Bike-Sharing Scheme

    In the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, the first stations have been set up for a new bicycle-sharing scheme — the first of its kind in Ukraine. New bike lanes are also under construction, making Lviv the most bike-friendly city in the country. Local authorities plan to dramatically increase bike use, but admit they still have a long way to...

    Moody’s raises Russia worries
    Oct16

    Moody’s raises Russia worries

    The pillar of Russian creditworthiness is looking more rickety by the day to Moody’s Investors Service. ||| Moscow – The pillar of Russian creditworthiness is looking more rickety by the day to Moody’s Investors Service.“What once has been the country’s strongest asset, which was the government’s very strong...

    Ukraine expected to win UN Council seat _ and face Russia
    Oct16

    Ukraine expected to win UN Council seat _ and face Russia

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — There will be no surprises in Thursday’s elections for new members of the Security Council but there will almost certainly be some fireworks when Ukraine joins the U.N.’s most powerful body — where arch opponent Russia has a permanent seat. …read more Source: CNS...

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17
    Oct16

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17

    THE HAGUE: Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders on Friday accused Russia of “sowing confusion” about the fate of flight MH17 by constantly criticising a final report into the disaster. “I get the impression that the Russians at this point are not really that interested in the final report, but rather in sowing confusion (about it),” Dutch media...

    In the trenches of Eastern Ukraine
    Oct16

    In the trenches of Eastern Ukraine

    With the volunteers fighting a strange war of attrition. …read more Source: AL...

    World news quiz: From missiles to pumpkins
    Oct16

    World news quiz: From missiles to pumpkins

    This week, violence escalated in the Middle East and a long-awaited report revealed how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine. Also, in California the world’s largest pumpkin was crowned. Take our five-minute quiz to see what you know about the week’s world news. Follow @NewsHourWorld The post World news quiz: From missiles...

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17: report
    Oct16

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17: report

    The Hague (AFP) – Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders on Friday accused Russia of “sowing confusion” about the fate of flight MH17 by constantly criticising a final report into the disaster which killed 298 people.”I get the impression that the Russians at this point are not really that interested in the final report, but...

    Piecing together the MH17 tragedy
    Oct16

    Piecing together the MH17 tragedy

    FROM the sunflower fields of eastern Ukraine to a hangar at an air base in the Netherlands: this is the painstaking journey to find the truth about MH17. …read more Source:...

    Belarus president encourages CIS to deal with serious problems in post-Soviet space
    Oct16

    Belarus president encourages CIS to deal with serious problems in post-Soviet space

    The Commonwealth of Independent States will be respected and needed only when it addresses key issues of vital importance, continued the Belarus President. As an example he mentioned conflicts in Nagorny Karabakh, Transdniestria, and Ukraine. …read more Source:...