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    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech
    Sep28

    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian media are abuzz with anticipation of President Vladimir Putin’s speech at the UN.Putin is in the United States for the first time since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and threw its support behind separatist rebels in Ukraine. What is more, Russia’s recent military buildup in Syria...

    Coca-Cola to close bottling factory in Moldova
    Sep28

    Coca-Cola to close bottling factory in Moldova

    CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) ” Coca-Cola says it will close its bottling factory in Moldova and will import the soft drink from neighboring Romania and Ukraine.A statement Monday said the plant, which employs 29 people, will close over… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech
    Sep28

    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian media are abuzz with anticipation of President Vladimir Putin’s speech at the UN.Putin is in the United States for the first time since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and threw its… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin and Obama to meet face-to-face at UN over Syria, Ukraine
    Sep28

    Putin and Obama to meet face-to-face at UN over Syria, Ukraine

    Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet today to confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the stubborn crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Bishop in thick of UN talks on Syria
    Sep28

    Bishop in thick of UN talks on Syria

    Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is representing Australia at the United Nations General Assembly where Syria, Iraq and Ukraine will figure high on the agenda. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Obama and Putin to Meet Face-to-Face to Confront Rising Tensions Over Russia’s Military Engagement in Syria, Ukraine
    Sep28

    Obama and Putin to Meet Face-to-Face to Confront Rising Tensions Over Russia’s Military Engagement in Syria, Ukraine

    NEW YORK (AP) — Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday will confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the stubborn crisis in Ukraine. Underscoring their deep differences, the U.S. and Russia couldn’t even agree on the...

    [Feature] Obama-Putin handshake unlikely to end Western sanctions
    Sep28

    [Feature] Obama-Putin handshake unlikely to end Western sanctions

    Ukraine is worried an EU-US deal with Russia on Syria could end Russia sanctions, but Western diplomats say it’s not so simple. …read more Source:...

    Small demo for freeing Ukrainian pilot held at Russian Embassy
    Sep28

    Small demo for freeing Ukrainian pilot held at Russian Embassy

    About two dozen people gathered outside the Russian Embassy in Riga on Monday to picket in support of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, currently on trial in Russia for allegedly killing two journalists, BNS reported on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Dutch moves toward referendum on EU-Ukraine alliance
    Sep28

    Dutch moves toward referendum on EU-Ukraine alliance

    An anti-EU Dutch group says it has collected enough signatures to force the Dutch government to hold a referendum on the bloc’s association agreement with Ukraine. More than 451,000 people have signed a petition calling into question the deal that aims to strengthen political and economic collaboration between Brussels and Kiev. That number...

    Russia To Consider Restrictions Against Ukraine’s Airlines
    Sep28

    Russia To Consider Restrictions Against Ukraine’s Airlines

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has instructed the Transportation Ministry to consider retaliatory restrictive measures against Ukraine for banning Russian flights. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...