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    U.S. Envoy Urges Ukraine To Become Agricultural ‘Superpower’
    Feb25

    U.S. Envoy Urges Ukraine To Become Agricultural ‘Superpower’

    Ukraine signed a deal with U.S. agriculture giant Cargill to build a major grain export terminal that Washington’s ambassador said could help turn the embattled nation into an agricultural “superpower.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Impressive Man City win in Kiev
    Feb25

    Impressive Man City win in Kiev

    A full-strength Manchester City took command of their Champions League last-16 tie against Dynamo Kiev with an impressive first-le …read more Source: Kazakh...

    North Korea is facing expanded sanctions over its recent nuclear tests
    Feb25

    North Korea is facing expanded sanctions over its recent nuclear tests

    REUTERS/KCNAUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States and China have agreed on a draft resolution that would expand U.N. Security Council sanctions against North Korea over its latest nuclear test and hope to put it to a vote in the coming days, council diplomats said on Wednesday. Speaking on condition of anonymity, two council...

    Man City cruises past Dynamo Kiev
    Feb25

    Man City cruises past Dynamo Kiev

    Manchester City took a giant stride towards the quarterfinals of the Champions League after an emphatic 3-1 win at Dynamo Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Football: Superb City have quarter-finals in sight
    Feb25

    Football: Superb City have quarter-finals in sight

    KIEV (AFP) – Manchester City may be toiling domestically at the moment but they produced a superb European away performance to beat Dynamo Kiev 3-1 in Ukraine in their Champions League last 16, first leg on Wednesday.Manuel Pellegrinis side did enough to win the game in the first half with Sergio Aguero and David Silva both scoring to...

    EU Chief: Brexit Would Change Europe Forever for the Worse
    Feb25

    EU Chief: Brexit Would Change Europe Forever for the Worse

    BRUSSELS—Highlighting the European Union’s love-hate relationship with Britain, major groups in the EU legislature on Wednesday urged Britons to vote to remain in the EU but chided their prime minister for hijacking the bloc with a local “glorified cockfight” that could fundamentally undermine its unity. EU President Donald Tusk insisted...

    Al-Qaeda is taking control of a pivotal Middle East country
    Feb25

    Al-Qaeda is taking control of a pivotal Middle East country

    REUTERS/Khaled AbdullahThe 11-month-long chaotic civil war in Yemen has reached a decisive moment. The Saudi-led coalition and Yemeni government forces are now about 30 miles from the capital, Sana’a. The city was captured in September 2014 by a coalition of Shiite Houthi rebels and elite military units loyal to the country’s former...

    New investigation into MH17 disaster blames Russian military for downing plane over Ukraine
    Feb25

    New investigation into MH17 disaster blames Russian military for downing plane over Ukraine

    A group of open-source investigative journalists have released a report into the 2014 downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine that largely assigns responsibility for the missile attack to a Russian military unit and its chain of command – extending all the …read more Source: South China Morning...

    One of the world’s most-wanted Nazis just won a big legal victory
    Feb25

    One of the world’s most-wanted Nazis just won a big legal victory

    Wikimedia CommonsIt’s been twenty years since Helmut Oberlander’s Canadian citizenship was revoked, and he was ordered deported. But he’s not heading back home yet. The 92-year-old’s eviction from Canada has been delayed again after winning another victory in a federal courtroom. A judge ordered the justice system to...

    US ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Spike in East Ukraine Fighting
    Feb25

    US ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Spike in East Ukraine Fighting

    A senior official said the U.S. is “deeply concerned” about an escalation in the conflict between government forces and pro-Russia separatist rebels in recent weeks in eastern Ukraine, despite a series of cease-fire attempts. Reports from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) have indicated that a majority of cease-fire...