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    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...

    Obama, Putin will meet in New York but sides disagree on whether Ukraine, Syria top agenda
    Sep25

    Obama, Putin will meet in New York but sides disagree on whether Ukraine, Syria top agenda

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in New York next week at a time of high tension in Europe and the Middle East, but the Kremlin and the White House differed on Thursday over the top priority for the talks. The White House said the main issue for talks would […] The post Obama, Putin will meet in New York...

    News Wrap: EU strikes agreement on migrant crisis aid
    Sep25

    News Wrap: EU strikes agreement on migrant crisis aid

    JUDY WOODRUFF: In other news, European leaders are promising new efforts to process thousands of refugees and migrants reaching Greece and Italy. The agreement early today also includes more than a billion dollars in aid for those still in refugee camps in the Middle East. Meanwhile, the crisis stoked new tensions along Serbia’s border with...

    U.N. alarmed after ordered out of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine
    Sep25

    U.N. alarmed after ordered out of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations humanitarian aid chief Stephen O’Brien voiced serious concern on Thursday that authorities in Luhansk in eastern Ukraine are demanding that all U.N. agencies immediately vacate the city. …read more Source: The...

    Health Ministry urges Israelis traveling to Ukraine to get polio vaccinations
    Sep25

    Health Ministry urges Israelis traveling to Ukraine to get polio vaccinations

    Announcement follows precautionary information from the World Health Organization about the cases. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...