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    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger
    Oct12

    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch Safety Board, issuing long-awaited findings on Tuesday of its investigation into the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, is expected to say it was downed by a Russian-made Buk missile but not say who was responsible for firing it. …read more Source:...

    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger
    Oct12

    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger

    The Dutch Safety Board, issuing long-awaited findings on Tuesday of its investigation into the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, is expected to say it was downed by a Russian-made Buk missile but not say who was responsible for firing it. …read more Source: Channel...

    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger
    Oct12

    Dutch Safety Board set to say MH17 downed by Russian-made missile, but not point finger

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch Safety Board, issuing long-awaited findings on Tuesday of its investigation into the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, is expected to say it was downed by a Russian-made Buk missile but not say who was responsible for firing it. …read more Source: The...

    Russia’s Gazprom resumes gas supplies to Ukraine
    Oct12

    Russia’s Gazprom resumes gas supplies to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Gazprom on Monday resumed gas supplies to Ukraine after receiving prepayment of $234 million (206 million euros) from Kiev, assuaging European fears about a new energy crisis ahead of the winter heating season.The resumption of gas supplies comes as fighting in the east has largely died down, fuelling hopes that the conflict...

    How Obama Views Strength
    Oct12

    How Obama Views Strength

    Joshua Richards / ReutersAnyone who got beat up as a kid knows there’s no one weaker than a bully. International politics is slightly more complicated than that, of course, but not by much. During a lengthy interview with Steve Kroft on 60 Minutes that aired Sunday night, President Obama tried to explain how Russian President Vladimir...

    Despite sanctions, Germany and Russia forge ahead in energy deals
    Oct12

    Despite sanctions, Germany and Russia forge ahead in energy deals

    Dalje English Russian-German energy cooperation goes back a long time, and remains a vital part of the two countries’ economic ties. While the recent crisis in Ukraine has strained political relations, shared ventures in the lucrative energy industry continue regardless. When German families spend cosy nights in their gas-heated homes this...

    Final report on downing of MH17 to be released Tuesday
    Oct12

    Final report on downing of MH17 to be released Tuesday

    Dalje English The Dutch Safety Board on Monday was winding up its investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine which killed all 298 people on board. The report, to be presented Tuesday at the military airport of Gilze-Rijen in the country’s south, is to answer whether the Boeing jet was struck by a The post...

    EU ministers agree to suspend Belarus sanctions: France
    Oct12

    EU ministers agree to suspend Belarus sanctions: France

    LUXEMBOURG (AFP) – EU foreign ministers agreed Monday to suspend sanctions against Belarus after elections won by authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko passed off without incident, Frances European affairs minister said.We have taken the decision to suspend the sanctions for the next four months but they can be reinstated immediately...

    USS Porter arrives in Ukraine for NATO peace mission
    Oct12

    USS Porter arrives in Ukraine for NATO peace mission

    Ryan MaassODESA, Ukraine, Oct. 12 (UPI) — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter arrived in Odesa, Ukraine in support of the NATO initiative to promote peace in the region. …read more Source: United Press...

    Letters From Donbas, Part 6: ‘Life Resembles Survival On A Desert Island’
    Oct12

    Letters From Donbas, Part 6: ‘Life Resembles Survival On A Desert Island’

    More than 1 million people have fled eastern Ukraine since war erupted in April 2014. Some have since returned. Others never left. From teachers to pensioners to families with children, residents of rebel-held towns are struggling to get on with their lives amid the chaos and uncertainty. RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service continues to publish...