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    Ukraine, Syria issues force Putin, Obama to meet
    Sep25

    Ukraine, Syria issues force Putin, Obama to meet

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has not met one-on-one with President Vladimir Putin for more than 15 months but agreed Thursday to sit down with the Russian leader in New York on Monday as part of a broader effort to resolve the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Playbook Plus
    Sep25

    Playbook Plus

    ANOTHER BITE OF THE APPLE: Which EU official accidentally breached three layers of security at Apple’s Silicon Valley headquarters — in search of nothing more than a good coffee? After being told an unscheduled tour of the campus wasn’t possible the official decided to make the best of bad luck and find a good coffee. Unfortunately...

    U.S. perplexed by Putin’s Syria ploy
    Sep25

    U.S. perplexed by Putin’s Syria ploy

    A month after Russia began sending military equipment and personnel into Syria, Obama administration officials still haven’t figured out exactly why Vladimir Putin escalated Russia’s involvement in the conflict or developed a response to the Russian leader’s ambitions outside his borders. U.S. officials are trying to determine...

    Obama and Putin to meet; Syria and Ukraine vie for attention
    Sep25

    Obama and Putin to meet; Syria and Ukraine vie for attention

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in New York on Monday at a time of high tension in Europe and the Middle East, but the Kremlin and the White House disagr… …read more Source: The...

    UN alarmed as agencies ordered out of Ukraine’s Luhansk
    Sep25

    UN alarmed as agencies ordered out of Ukraine’s Luhansk

    UN humanitarian chief voices concern that UN agencies and NGOs have been ordered out of separatist-controlled region. …read more Source: AL...

    Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin to meet; Syria and Ukraine vie for attention
    Sep25

    Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin to meet; Syria and Ukraine vie for attention

    The White House insisted the meeting would focus on eastern Ukraine, where Russian-backed forces are fighting the Kiev government, prompting tough sanctions that have damaged Russia’s economy. …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine rebels order UN agencies out
    Sep25

    Ukraine rebels order UN agencies out

    The UN humanitarian chief voices alarmed after UN agencies are ordered out of rebel-held parts of the Luhansk region in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Rebels Order UN, Humanitarian Groups Out of Luhansk
    Sep25

    Ukrainian Rebels Order UN, Humanitarian Groups Out of Luhansk

    The United Nations’ humanitarian chief said September 24 that UN agencies have been ordered out of the Luhansk region in eastern Ukraine by the “de facto authorities” there. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.N. Agencies Told to Leave East Ukraine
    Sep25

    U.N. Agencies Told to Leave East Ukraine

    It is rare that United Nations agencies are ordered to cease operations in a country or region. …read more Source: The New York...

    Putin, Obama to meet as Syria diplomatic drive quickens
    Sep25

    Putin, Obama to meet as Syria diplomatic drive quickens

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Barack Obama on Thursday accepted an invitation to meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, as a drive to revive efforts to resolve the Syrian conflict kicked into higher gear.The announcement that Putin and Obama will hold talks at the United Nations in New York on Monday comes amid an apparent shift on...