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    Health groups slam Ukraine for slow polio response (AFP)
    Oct09

    Health groups slam Ukraine for slow polio response (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Global health groups accused Ukraine on Friday of being critically late and ineffective in responding to Europe’s first polio outbreak since 2010. …read more Source: The West...

    Russian maker of missile that took down MH17 to offer alternative explanation of disaster
    Oct09

    Russian maker of missile that took down MH17 to offer alternative explanation of disaster

    The Russian manufacturer of the missile system blamed for taking down commercial flight MH17 in Ukraine said Friday it would unveil the “real reasons” for the disaster on Tuesday. Almaz-Antey, the maker of the BUK surface-to-air missile system that western powers and Kiev believe downed the flight, said it would … …read...

    Defense Budget 2016 Obama Veto? Military Pay, Support Of Foreign Fighters In Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Ukraine Would Be Hit
    Oct09

    Defense Budget 2016 Obama Veto? Military Pay, Support Of Foreign Fighters In Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Ukraine Would Be Hit

    President Barack Obama is on a collision course with Congress over a multibillion-dollar contingency fund almost hidden in the 2016 defense budget that was approved late Wednesday night. If the president stays true to his word and vetoes the military budget – something that has happened only five times since 1961 — the armed forces could be...

    Russian maker of missile that destroyed MH17 to explain disaster
    Oct09

    Russian maker of missile that destroyed MH17 to explain disaster

    © AFP/File | A picture taken on October 15, 2014 shows the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 near the village of Rassipnoe MOSCOW: The Russian manufacturer of the missile system blamed for shooting down flight MH17 said Friday it would unveil the “real reasons” for the disaster on the same day Dutch investigators present their final...

    UN: Nearly 2M Ukraine Children at Risk of Polio
    Oct09

    UN: Nearly 2M Ukraine Children at Risk of Polio

    The World Health Organization and United Nations Children’s Fund are urging the government in Ukraine to give the immediate go-ahead for a life-saving nationwide polio immunization campaign. The U.N. agencies warn the government’s failure to back the campaign is putting the lives of nearly 2 million children at risk. Six weeks after a...

    Ukraine’s Naftogaz sends prepayment to Russia for gas
    Oct09

    Ukraine’s Naftogaz sends prepayment to Russia for gas

    Ukrainian state-run energy firm Naftogaz has transferred a prepayment to Russia for gas supplies and plans to buy 2 billion cubic meters (bcm) in October, a spokeswoman for the company said on Friday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Europe should not take orders from US on Russia ties: Juncker
    Oct09

    Europe should not take orders from US on Russia ties: Juncker

    The European Commission’s president says Europe should not take orders from the United States when it comes to its relations with Russia. According to Russia Today, Jean-Claude Juncker said: “We can’t let our relationship with Russia be dictated by Washington.” He said: “Russia must be treated decently,” stressing, “We must make...

    Russia Expresses Contained Optimism Regarding Ukrainian Conflict
    Oct09

    Russia Expresses Contained Optimism Regarding Ukrainian Conflict

    09 de octubre de 2015, 11:31Moscow, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Russian representative to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Alexander Lukashevich, expressed today "contained optimism" to the progress seen in the search for a political solution of the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold
    Oct09

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a conciliatory tone on Friday in his comments on Russia and pro-Russian rebels during his visit to Kazakhstan, the Kremlin’s ally in Central Asia. …read more Source: Iran...

    MH17: Russian missile firm to hold rival briefing
    Oct09

    MH17: Russian missile firm to hold rival briefing

    MOSCOW: The Russian manufacturer of the missile system blamed for shooting down flight MH17 said Friday it would unveil the “real reasons” for the disaster on the same day Dutch investigators present their final report on the tragedy. Almaz-Antey, the maker of the BUK surface-to-air system that the West and Kiev believe downed MH17, said it would...