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    State of emergency in Crimea after power lines blown up
    Nov22

    State of emergency in Crimea after power lines blown up

    MOSCOW, Russia – Crimea declared a state of emergency on Sunday, November 22, after its main electricity power lines from Ukraine were blown up, leaving the Russian-annexed peninsula in darkness after the second such attack in a matter of days. Crimea depends on Ukraine for its electricity supplies, providing only … …read more Source:...

    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by 6 months: Diplomat
    Nov22

    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by 6 months: Diplomat

    Western leaders who met on the margins of last week’s Group of 20 summit in Turkey agreed to extend sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine by six months until July of next year, a senior European diplomat told Reuters …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by 6 months – diplomat
    Nov22

    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by 6 months – diplomat

    (Reuters) – Western leaders who met on the margins of last week’s Group of 20 summit in Turkey agreed to extend sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine by six months until July of next year, a senior European diplomat told Reuters. …read more Source: Stabroek...

    State of emergency declared in Crimea after activists ‘blow up’ electricity pylons
    Nov22

    State of emergency declared in Crimea after activists ‘blow up’ electricity pylons

    Crimea left without power after power pylons blown up in what appears to be the latest attempt to enforce an economic blockade on the region which was annexed by Russia in March 2014 …read more Source: The...

    Power Lines to Crimea Are Blown Up, Cutting Off Electricity
    Nov22

    Power Lines to Crimea Are Blown Up, Cutting Off Electricity

    Russian news reports said saboteurs were responsible for shutting down the lines in the disputed peninsula. …read more Source: The New York...

    Emergency declared in Crimea over power crisis
    Nov22

    Emergency declared in Crimea over power crisis

    Disruption blamed on attacks on power pylons means large parts of region annexed by Russia are without electricity. …read more Source: AL...

    State of emergency in Crimea as power lines ‘blown up’
    Nov22

    State of emergency in Crimea as power lines ‘blown up’

    Two of the main power lines into Crimea had been attacked overnight Thursday to Friday …read more Source: World...

    Angela Merkel marks ten years as Germany’s first female Chancellor
    Nov22

    Angela Merkel marks ten years as Germany’s first female Chancellor

    As German Chancellor Angela Merkel celebrates 10 years as the country’s political leader, domestic and international media have mused over her decennial tour de force. Her legacy is still unfolding. Precisely 10 years ago, a 51-year-old conservative politician took the helm of Europe’s largest economy and most populous country,...

    Crimea blackout after power lines ‘blown up’
    Nov22

    Crimea blackout after power lines ‘blown up’

    Two of the main power lines into Crimea had been attacked overnight Thursday to Friday …read more Source: World...

    Explosions at Ukrainian towers leave Crimea without power
    Nov22

    Explosions at Ukrainian towers leave Crimea without power

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s Energy Ministry says nearly 2 million people on the Crimean Peninsula are without electricity after two transmission towers in Ukraine were damaged by explosions.Crimea was annexed by Russia last year but… …read more Source: The New Zealand...