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    Russia plans second big military base near Ukrainian border
    Sep24

    Russia plans second big military base near Ukrainian border

    Russia is planning a second major military base near the border with Ukraine, where NATO accuses Russian troops of helping pro-Moscow separatists fight Kiev’s forces. The new base will house 5,000 soldiers and heavy weaponry, according to public documents and people working at the site. It is farther east than another base reported under...

    Russia dispatches humanitarian convoy to Ukraine’s Donbass
    Sep24

    Russia dispatches humanitarian convoy to Ukraine’s Donbass

    Russia sends a humanitarian aid convoy to Ukraine’s crisis-stricken eastern regions. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Egypt buys French Mistral war ships built for Russia
    Sep24

    [Ticker] Egypt buys French Mistral war ships built for Russia

    Egypt has agreed to buy two French Mistral warships originally built for Russia, the French presidency has announced. France cancelled a deal to sell the ships to Russia last year, following the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Earlier this year, Egypt also bought 24 advanced Rafale fighter jets from France. …read more Source:...

    ‘We’re preventing a third world war’: the foreigners fighting for Donbass
    Sep24

    ‘We’re preventing a third world war’: the foreigners fighting for Donbass

    Eastern Ukraine has become a hub for those who believe the Russia-backed rebels are the last line of defence against fascism Russell Bentley arrived in Donbass in December last year, convinced that the future of humanity depended on the Russia-backed rebels defeating the Ukrainian army – whom he describes as “CIA-backed Nazi scum”. “This is the...

    Mare’s Milk Producers Confident about Drink’s Domestic, Int’l Future
    Sep24

    Mare’s Milk Producers Confident about Drink’s Domestic, Int’l Future

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Businessmen and scholars of the Zhambyl region promote Kazakh nano kumis and are confident that the traditional beverage of nomads will conquer the entire world. The realisation that kumis (fermented horse milk) was allegedly patented in Germany was...

    Russia plans second big military base near Ukrainian border
    Sep24

    Russia plans second big military base near Ukrainian border

    BOGUCHAR, Russia: Russia is planning a secondmajormilitary base near the border with Ukraine, where Nato accuses Russian troops of helping pro- Moscow …read more Source: The News...

    New Tsipras government takes oath of office in Greece
    Sep24

    New Tsipras government takes oath of office in Greece

    ATHENS (AFP) – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras new left-wing government took office Wednesday with painful economic reforms ahead and a growing migration crisis that threatens to open a rift in the EU.Tsipras barely had time to see his cabinet sworn into office before flying to Brussels for an emergency migration summit, a day after EU...

    Why Putin is prepared to fight for Ukraine
    Sep24

    Why Putin is prepared to fight for Ukraine

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Now: another addition to the NewsHour Bookshelf. In March of 2014, Russia annexed the Ukrainian territory of Crimea. In the last year-and-a-half, Russia also has encouraged and supported militarily separatists in Eastern Ukraine. The motivations behind these actions, as well as the response of the West, particularly the United...

    Ukraine prepares pilot project on selling farmland by auction
    Sep24

    Ukraine prepares pilot project on selling farmland by auction

    The Ukrainian government is preparing a pilot project to partially open the country’s farmland market by selling state-owned agricultural land by auction, Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk said Wednesday. …read more Source: Global...

    Boxing: Clown and Fury Klitschko blasts Batman prank
    Sep24

    Boxing: Clown and Fury Klitschko blasts Batman prank

    LONDON (AFP) – World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko blasted Tyson Fury as a clown Wednesday after his British title rival arrived at a news conference dressed as Batman.Fury, who will take on the Ukrainian in Dusseldorf on October 24 for the WBA, WBO and IBF titles, burst into the room at a London hotel dressed as the Caped...