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    Ukraine: MP Reveals Documents Detailing Bribery Case Against Yatsenyuk Ally
    Nov30

    Ukraine: MP Reveals Documents Detailing Bribery Case Against Yatsenyuk Ally

    Ukrainian lawmaker Serhiy Leshchenko has revealed Swiss prosecution documents containing details of the case against Mykola Martynenko, deputy head of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s People’s Front party. …read more Source:...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syrian crisis, Russian jet’s downing dispute
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syrian crisis, Russian jet’s downing dispute

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Barack Obama held talks for around 30 minutes on the sidelines of a summit in Paris on Monday at which the two leaders discussed the Syria and Ukraine crises, a Kremlin spokesman said. Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman, told reporters that Obama had expressed regret at the meeting over the downing of a...

    Commission registers call for EU sanctions on Hungary
    Nov30

    Commission registers call for EU sanctions on Hungary

    The Orban government’s actions are “antidemocratic, xenophobic” says the “Wake up Europe!” petition. Hungarian commissioner opposes decision to go forward. …read more Source:...

    Obama meets with Putin in Paris
    Nov30

    Obama meets with Putin in Paris

    President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Syria and Ukraine Monday during a meeting on the sidelines of the climate talks in Paris, a White House official said. Obama “expressed his regret for the recent… …read more Source: The...

    Germany deals IOC and Bach a message: No thanks, to Olympics
    Nov30

    Germany deals IOC and Bach a message: No thanks, to Olympics

    LONDON (AP) — Once again, German voters delivered a harsh and sobering message to the Olympic movement: No thanks. The rejection of Hamburg’s bid for the 2024 Olympics in a referendum sent out another clear signal that the IOC still has a lot of work to do to convince cities that hosting the games is a boon not a burden. “That’s why...

    Putin visits Iran
    Nov30

    Putin visits Iran

    And what’s going to happen in the Middle East next? A very important development has escaped the notice of local media in light of ongoing happenings. This was Putin’s first visit to Iran bearing gifts in eight years. Let’s briefly take a look at the historical involvement of both Russia and Syria to analyse the importance of...

    Russia causing ‘environmental disaster’ in Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)
    Nov30

    Russia causing ‘environmental disaster’ in Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)

    Le Bourget (France) (AFP) – Russia risks causing an “environmental disaster” in eastern Ukraine with its support for rebel forces, President Petro Poroshenko told a UN climate conference in Paris on Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    With Obama Asleep at the Wheel, Congress Must Take a Stand on Foreign Policy
    Nov30

    With Obama Asleep at the Wheel, Congress Must Take a Stand on Foreign Policy

    Terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut and Bamako. Brussels in lockdown, worldwide terror alerts from the State Department and Russian planes being shot down in Turkey. The world is on fire and President Obama’s foreign policy is a mess, so Congress must step up and lead. Now that Congress has returned from its Thanksgiving vacation it needs to...

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets suddenly smelling of roses (Reuters)
    Nov30

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets suddenly smelling of roses (Reuters)

    By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) – Labelled the emerging market “toxic trio” until not so long ago, the high-yielding bonds of Ukraine, Argentina and Venezuela have come up smelling of ro… …read more Source: The West...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine

    PARIS. KAZINFORM – US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syria crisis and the situation in Ukraine during a meeting Monday on the sidelines of the climate summit in Paris, a White House official said. …read more Source:...