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    Canada’s Harper defends air strikes targeting IS group
    Sep29

    Canada’s Harper defends air strikes targeting IS group

    OTTAWA : Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper in an election debate Monday defended Canadian air strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria, while his political rivals called for a pullback, BSS/AFP reported. The New Democrats, if elected, would end the military mission, while the Liberals said they would withdraw Canadian...

    Abe meets Putin to discuss territorial dispute
    Sep29

    Abe meets Putin to discuss territorial dispute

    UNITED NATIONS : Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had his first face-to-face meeting in nearly a year on Monday with Russian President Vladmir Putin, reports Japan Today. At their last meeting on the sidelines of an Asian summit in China last November, they agreed the Russian leader would come to Japan during 2015. But ties have been strained...

    Ukrainian pilot: ‘I was kidnapped by separatists and taken to Russia’
    Sep29

    Ukrainian pilot: ‘I was kidnapped by separatists and taken to Russia’

    Prosecutors claim Nadia Savchenko directed an artillery strike that killed two Russian journalists in June 2014A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia for the murder of two Russian journalists has told a provincial court that she was kidnapped by separatist fighters and smuggled across the border to Russia.“I am a prisoner of war and a hostage who...

    Bellesbumprom enterprises export 60% of output
    Sep29

    Bellesbumprom enterprises export 60% of output

    “Around 60% of the output of Bellesbumprom enterprises is exported. We supply our products to the countries of Central Asia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Poland, the Baltic states, and Ukraine,” Mikhail Kasko noted. …read more Source:...

    Int’l court prosecutor extends preliminary Ukraine probe
    Sep29

    Int’l court prosecutor extends preliminary Ukraine probe

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) ” The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor has broadened her preliminary probe in Ukraine to cover possible crimes committed in the country since early 2014 ” a period that saw Russia’s annexation… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Int’l Court Prosecutor Extends Preliminary Ukraine Probe
    Sep29

    Int’l Court Prosecutor Extends Preliminary Ukraine Probe

    International court prosecutors extends scope of Ukraine preliminary probe …read more Source: ABC...

    International court prosecutors extends scope of Ukraine preliminary probe
    Sep29

    International court prosecutors extends scope of Ukraine preliminary probe

    The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor has broadened her preliminary probe in Ukraine to cover possible crimes committed in the country since early 2014 — a period that saw Russia’s annexation of the Crimean Peninsula and the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    The Daily 202: Elizabeth Warren challenges Brookings over research backed by industry
    Sep29

    The Daily 202: Elizabeth Warren challenges Brookings over research backed by industry

    Elizabeth Warren talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew in the House chamber prior to Pope Francis’ speech last week. (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque) THE BIG IDEA: — EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Elizabeth Warren today takes her ongoing crusade against the outsized influence of the financial services industry to one of Washington’s most respected think...

    Putin, Obama, have frosty encounter at UN
    Sep29

    Putin, Obama, have frosty encounter at UN

    United Nations toast and awkward handshake displays chasm, with Syria, Ukraine, still points of contention …read more Source: Toronto...

    Trial Of Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Resumes In Russia
    Sep29

    Trial Of Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Resumes In Russia

    A single demonstrator protested outside the trial of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko as the court hearing resumed in Russia’s Rostov region on September 29. Savchenko is accused of complicity in killing two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, charges she vehemently denies. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...