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    Russia ceases gas supply to Ukraine
    Nov26

    Russia ceases gas supply to Ukraine

    Russian gas giant Gazprom on Wednesday ceased gas supply to Ukraine, citing that Kiev had failed to make the required upfront payments on time. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    News of the Day From Around the Globe
    Nov26

    News of the Day From Around the Globe

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine stopped buying Russian natural gas and closed its airspace to its eastern neighbor. Russia’s state-controlled gas company, Gazprom, said Wednesday that it stopped sending gas to Ukraine on Wednesday because Ukraine has not paid in advance for more deliveries. The Indian army...

    Biden to attend meetings with Southeast European leaders
    Nov25

    Biden to attend meetings with Southeast European leaders

    Biden’s trip comes amid tensions in the region over an influx of refugees flooding into Europe, and a debate in the United States about whether to allow Syrian refugees following the Islamic State attack in Paris. Administration officials said security and humanitarian constraints are concerns for the leaders, with as many 5,000 refugees...

    Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia

    Moscow, November 25 Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated further today as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural gas hoping to rely on supplies from other countries and closed its airspace to its eastern neighbour. Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in March 2014 and its support for separatist rebels in the east...

    After Turkey-Russia Clash, NATO Shouldn’t Derail an Ad Hoc Anti-Terror Coalition
    Nov25

    After Turkey-Russia Clash, NATO Shouldn’t Derail an Ad Hoc Anti-Terror Coalition

    MOSCOW — The Syrian crisis has deteriorated dramatically, moving from armed struggle mostly against non-state, and therefore barely identifiable, groups to a direct clash between major military powers. But this transformation was hardly unpredictable. When armed forces of major countries operate in an explosive region concurrently without...

    Gloves dispute in world title fight will be resolved
    Nov25

    Gloves dispute in world title fight will be resolved

    The dispute over the gloves to be used in Saturday’s world heavyweight title fight between Ukrainian holder Wladimir Klitschko and Britain’s Tyson Fury will be resolved before Friday’s rules meeting, officials said. Klitschko, unbeaten for 11 years and a hot favourite to retain his belts in Duesseldorf, has the right to choose...

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace

    Ukraine on Wednesday banned all Russian airlines from crossing its airspace in the latest escalation between the two neighbours 19 months into the separatist war in the east of the former Soviet state. The announcement by Kiev’s pro-Western government came only moments after Russia announced plans to halt gas shipments to energy-dependent...

    Ukraine-Russia trade war escalates
    Nov25

    Ukraine-Russia trade war escalates

    Gas supplies between the two neighbours also halted …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases, closes its airspace

    Russia denies all involvement in a conflict that has killed more than 8,000 people …read more Source:...

    Russian jet downing: Assad only winner (Opinion)
    Nov25

    Russian jet downing: Assad only winner (Opinion)

    The incident further complicates French President Francois Hollande’s mission to Washington and Moscow this week, a visit that was supposed to focus on the formation of a grand coalition against ISIS. Instead, Russian President Vladimir Putin has already referred to the downing of the plane as a “stab in the back by the accomplices of...