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    Ukrainian oligarchs settle mine dispute worth billions out of court
    Jan22

    Ukrainian oligarchs settle mine dispute worth billions out of court

    Victor Pinchuk reaches deal with Gennadiy Bogolyubov and Igor Kolomoisky before London trial, over rights to iron ore facility he says he paid £100m forA £1.3bn dispute between three Ukrainian oligarchs – one of whom is a major donor to Tony Blair’s Faith Foundation – has been settled out of court just three days before a...

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say
    Jan22

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say

    The incessant flow of now over one million refugees to Europe from war-torn Syria and Iraq has handed the EU yet another crisis, following last year’s debt battles with Greece and the face-off with Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry
    Jan22

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry

    DAVOS (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday held out the prospect of lifting Western sanctions against Russia within months if the Minsk peace accord to end the conflict in Ukraine is fully implemented.With effort and with bona-fide legitimate intent to solve the problem on both sides, it is possible in these next months to...

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27
    Jan22

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27

    LONDON (AFP) – The worlds biggest oil exporter Saudi Arabia declared this week that ultra-low oil prices were irrational as crude hit new 12-year lows under $27 on the global supply glut.The markets dramatic slump culminated on Wednesday with New York crude collapsing to $26.19 per barrel — a point last seen in May 2003.London Brent...

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia
    Jan22

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia

    Top US diplomat John Kerry has stated that the Minsk peace plan could be fulfilled in the coming months, allowing sanctions on Moscow to be lifted. The Russian economy has been shaken by the embargo and low oil prices. …read more Source:...

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say
    Jan22

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say

    The incessant flow of now over one million refugees to Europe from war-torn Syria and Iraq has handed the EU yet another crisis, following last year’s debt battles with Greece and the face-off with Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry
    Jan22

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry

    DAVOS (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday held out the prospect of lifting Western sanctions against Russia within months if the Minsk peace accord to end the conflict in Ukraine is fully implemented.With effort and with bona-fide legitimate intent to solve the problem on both sides, it is possible in these next months to...

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27
    Jan22

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27

    LONDON (AFP) – The worlds biggest oil exporter Saudi Arabia declared this week that ultra-low oil prices were irrational as crude hit new 12-year lows under $27 on the global supply glut.The markets dramatic slump culminated on Wednesday with New York crude collapsing to $26.19 per barrel — a point last seen in May 2003.London Brent...

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia
    Jan22

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia

    Top US diplomat John Kerry has stated that the Minsk peace plan could be fulfilled in the coming months, allowing sanctions on Moscow to be lifted. The Russian economy has been shaken by the embargo and low oil prices. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Diaspora minister requests ‘positive reciprocity’ for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine
    Jan22

    Diaspora minister requests ‘positive reciprocity’ for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine

    Minister-Delegate for the Relations with Romanians Abroad Dan Stoenescu stressed in his talks with authorities in Kiev the importance of the positive reciprocity principle for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine, the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) informed on Friday in a release to AGERPRES. …read more Source:...