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    France’s Hollande says Minsk process will likely not conclude by year-end (Reuters)
    Oct02

    France’s Hollande says Minsk process will likely not conclude by year-end (Reuters)

    PARIS (Reuters) – It will take time to organise elections in Ukraine that respect international standards, and as a result the so-called Minsk peace process will most likely not be concluded by year-e… …read more Source: The West...

    Leaders meet on Ukraine peace deal
    Oct02

    Leaders meet on Ukraine peace deal

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine are meeting in Paris to consolidate a fragile peace in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The Link Between Putin’s Military Campaigns in Syria and Ukraine
    Oct02

    The Link Between Putin’s Military Campaigns in Syria and Ukraine

    Russian sailors in Sevastopol, Crimea Pavel Rebrov / ReutersIn the past year and a half, Russia has intervened militarily in two countries, Ukraine and Syria, where revolution and extreme political polarization threatened the governments of pro-Russian leaders. And that’s pretty much where the similarities between the campaigns end, except...

    Ukrainian company touts new armored vehicle
    Oct02

    Ukrainian company touts new armored vehicle

    Richard TomkinsKREMENCHUK, Ukraine, Oct. 2 (UPI) — The new Fiona 6×6 armored vehicle by Ukraine’s Kremenchug Automobile Plant in partnership with the Streit Group has made its debut. …read more Source: United Press...

    Merkel may get Nobel for her role as “Mother of Refugees”
    Oct02

    Merkel may get Nobel for her role as “Mother of Refugees”

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is a hot contender for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize after opening her country’s doors to refugees fleeing from war. German tabloid Bild declared that the German leader had a good chance of entering the ranks of nobel laureates due to her response to Europe’s migrant crisis and the situation in...

    Ukraine rebels ‘have new rockets’
    Oct02

    Ukraine rebels ‘have new rockets’

    International monitors spot a powerful new Russian-made rocket system in rebel-held eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russian Weapons In Ukraine? Putin And Poroshenko Meet In Paris As Deadly Arms System Reportedly Spotted
    Oct02

    Russian Weapons In Ukraine? Putin And Poroshenko Meet In Paris As Deadly Arms System Reportedly Spotted

    As Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko were scheduled to meet in Paris Friday to discuss a resolution to the eastern Ukraine conflict, international monitors said they had spotted a new deadly Russian weapons system in the war zone for the first time, Reuters reported. Monitors from the Organization for...

    Russians wary about Moscow’s air strikes on Syria
    Oct02

    Russians wary about Moscow’s air strikes on Syria

    MOSCOW // There was no patriotic enthusiasm on Friday from Russians watching footage of their jets bombing targets in Syria, just a keen sense of the danger of getting entangled in a nasty conflict with no end in sight.The wary mood was in stark contrast to sentiments over Ukraine, where most Russians felt a surge of national pride that their...

    What is Putin’s plan in Syria?
    Oct02

    What is Putin’s plan in Syria?

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gets out of his car as he prepares to meet French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace. © AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko The purpose of Russia’s direct military intervention in Syria is clear and driven by tactical considerations. It is also impractical. President Putin has made it clear from...

    Romanian Foreign Ministry: Ukraine deeply regrets officer’s assertions about Romania
    Oct02

    Romanian Foreign Ministry: Ukraine deeply regrets officer’s assertions about Romania

    Ukraine’s Foreign Affairs Ministry qualified as “surprising” the assertions of an Ukrainian officer about alleged territorial claims of Romania and expressed “its deep regret for this incident”, the Romanian Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) informed AGERPRES in a release on Friday. …read more Source:...