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    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Sept. 26
    Sep26

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Sept. 26

    Britain said Friday that the U.S. government has decided to release Shaker Aamer, 46, the last British resident imprisoned at the detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The Foreign Office said President Obama has told Congress of his decision, and Amer will be returned to Britain once a 30-day notice period has expired. 2 Russia talks: A...

    U.S. To Make New Diplomatic Push On Syria, Talk To Iran
    Sep26

    U.S. To Make New Diplomatic Push On Syria, Talk To Iran

    WASHINGTON, Sept 25 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will try to launch a new initiative for a political solution in Syria during meetings in New York in the next week, starting with talks with his Iranian counterpart on Saturday, U.S. and other Western officials said.After backing a United Nations peace process that has...

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines’ flights
    Sep26

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines’ flights

    Ukraine says it will ban Russian airlines from flying into the country as part of sanctions over Moscow’s support for rebels in the east. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine and West condemn rebel ban on foreign aid groups
    Sep26

    Ukraine and West condemn rebel ban on foreign aid groups

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine and some of its Western allies condemned on Friday a decision by pro-Russian separatists to ban most foreign aid organizations from parts of rebel-held territory, saying the move violated the Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to Ban Flights by Major Russian Airlines
    Sep26

    Ukraine to Ban Flights by Major Russian Airlines

    The ban, which would take effect next month, is part of a set of trade sanctions imposed on Russia for supporting a separatist revolt inside Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced.Maros Sefcovic, the EU Commission vice president for energy union, said the deal in talks he brokered assured that Ukraine would receive...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced. Past gas disputes between Russia and Ukraine have led to cut-offs of supply, and one standoff in 2009 caused serious disruptions in...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the… …read more Source:...

    EU, Russia, Ukraine agree new gas supply deal: Commissioner
    Sep26

    EU, Russia, Ukraine agree new gas supply deal: Commissioner

    BRUSSELS – Russia agreed to resume gas supplies to Ukraine under a deal clinched late Friday with the European Union, European Energy Commissioner Maros Sefcovic said. …read more Source: Bangkok...