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    MH17: What will the report into the airliner’s destruction reveal and will it change anything?
    Oct12

    MH17: What will the report into the airliner’s destruction reveal and will it change anything?

    The Dutch Safety Board will present the results of a 15-month investigation into the MH17 air disaster on Tuesday – finally establishing how the airliner was destroyed over eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The...

    No surprise: Lukashenko wins Belarus presidential race
    Oct12

    No surprise: Lukashenko wins Belarus presidential race

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — In a development that surprised no one, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus on Monday was declared the winner of a fifth term following an election campaign boycotted by the opposition.Lukashenko won 83.5 percent of Sunday’s vote in the former Soviet republic, according to Lidia Yermoshina, chairwoman of the...

    Russia’s Gazprom resumes gas supplies to Ukraine (AFP)
    Oct12

    Russia’s Gazprom resumes gas supplies to Ukraine (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Gazprom on Monday resumed gas supplies to Ukraine after receiving prepayment of $234 million from Kiev, assuaging European fears about a new energy crisis ahead of the winter heating season. …read more Source: The West...

    Things to Know about the Report into Cause of MH17 Disaster
    Oct12

    Things to Know about the Report into Cause of MH17 Disaster

    The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board.A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to… …read more Source:...

    Russia Resumes Gas Supply to Ukraine
    Oct12

    Russia Resumes Gas Supply to Ukraine

    Russia’s gas monopoly Gazprom resumed supplies to Ukraine Monday, in a development that will help the country meet its energy needs through the harsh winter months.Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said supplies, which were suspended in the spring, recommenced earlier after the… …read more Source:...

    Don’t trust Putin, ‘prepare for worst’: Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Oct12

    Don’t trust Putin, ‘prepare for worst’: Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    Russian president’s record of unpredictability makes it harder to trust Putin, says Ukrainian president …read more Source: World...

    No surprise: Lukashenko wins Belarus presidential race
    Oct12

    No surprise: Lukashenko wins Belarus presidential race

    Belarus, a nation of 10 million in central Europe, is heavily dependent on Russia’s cheap energy supplies but is trying to distance itself from Moscow after Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula last year and backed separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine. Observers from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said...

    Republic of Lukashenko
    Oct12

    Republic of Lukashenko

    In Sunday’s presidential elections in Belarus, the incumbent Alexander Lukashenko claimed an overwhelming victory and secured his fifth term in office. This was hardly surprising — over two decades of one-man rule, political opposition has been eliminated, society has turned apathetic, and elections have become a farce. But the recent...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board.A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur likely was hit by multiple...

    Russia resumes gas supplies to Ukraine: Gazprom
    Oct12

    Russia resumes gas supplies to Ukraine: Gazprom

    Ukraine stopped buying Russian gas in June after crisis talks broke down …read more Source:...