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    Russia says hopes for deal on east Ukraine elections soon
    Sep28

    Russia says hopes for deal on east Ukraine elections soon

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia hopes an agreement can be reached in the coming days on holding regional elections in rebel-held east Ukraine, Moscow’s envoy to the OSCE watchdog said on Monday, according to a transcript of his speech on the foreign ministry’s website. …read more Source:...

    Obama criticizes Russia, Putin for “aggression” during statement to U.N.
    Sep28

    Obama criticizes Russia, Putin for “aggression” during statement to U.N.

    UNITED NATIONS — President Barack Obama called on the world Monday to give priority to diplomacy and international law over the use of force to resolve conflicts and disputes, and he lambasted Russia for its “aggression” against Ukraine and its help in keeping embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad in power. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukrainian president pins hopes on New York UN talks
    Sep28

    Ukrainian president pins hopes on New York UN talks

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he wants Monday’s planned meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin to lead to better implementation of an accord aimed at halting war in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The China...

    Barack Obama attacks Russia involvement in Ukraine at UN – video
    Sep28

    Barack Obama attacks Russia involvement in Ukraine at UN – video

    Barack Obama says the United States cannot stand by when the territorial sovereignty of countries are “flagrantly violated”. Referring to Russia’s action in Crimea and Ukraine, the US president said the sanctions imposed against Russia are a direct consequence for not respecting other nations sovereignty and are to set an example across the...

    Bekir Nebiev shot dead two paramedics in revenge attack in Russia
    Sep28

    Bekir Nebiev shot dead two paramedics in revenge attack in Russia

    Bekir Nebiev, 55, took a hunting rifle and drove to the ambulance station in the Crimean capital of Simferopol where he opened fire on a crew. …read more Source: Daily...

    Barack Obama willing to work with Iran, Russia to end Syria conflict
    Sep28

    Barack Obama willing to work with Iran, Russia to end Syria conflict

    The United States is willing to work with Iran and Russia to try to end the Syrian conflict, U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday but insisted there could not be a return to the status quo under Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Speaking at the UN General Assembly, Obama described Assad as a tyrant and as the chief culprit behind the...

    An Explainer on Putin’s Game of Chess in Syria
    Sep28

    An Explainer on Putin’s Game of Chess in Syria

    I’m certainly no wizard at chess but I’ve played the game of strategy enough to appreciate a player that does possess such talents. Before the build up of Russian military hardware and troops in Syria last week, Putin’s approach to the Syrian Civil War had taken the form of a political counter-balance, checking Western attempts...

    Putin heads for UN showdown with Obama over Syria
    Sep28

    Putin heads for UN showdown with Obama over Syria

    Barack Obama UNITED NATIONS, United States: Russian President Vladimir Putin squared up for a titanic clash Monday with his US rival Barack Obama at the United Nations as the Kremlin leader pushes for a new coalition against the Islamic State. Putin and Obama are due to make competing speeches before the UN General Assembly in New York, and will...

    Putin Islamic State Fight: Russian President Calls For International Coalition To Fight Terrorism At United Nations General Assembly
    Sep28

    Putin Islamic State Fight: Russian President Calls For International Coalition To Fight Terrorism At United Nations General Assembly

    Russian President Vladimir Putin made the case for an international coalition against terrorism in a speech Monday to the United Nations General Assembly. His remarks and his presence in New York came at a moment of high tensions with the West amid Russia’s military role in both Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: International...

    Obama ‘Prepared to Work With’ Russia, Iran on Syria Conflict
    Sep28

    Obama ‘Prepared to Work With’ Russia, Iran on Syria Conflict

    US President Barack Obama pledges to work ‘with any nation’ to solve Ukraine, Syria conflicts. …read more Source: Arutz...