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    Chelsea repeat drubbing of Maccabi to close in on last 16
    Nov25

    Chelsea repeat drubbing of Maccabi to close in on last 16

    Chelsea’s Eden Hazard in action with Maccabi Tel Aviv’s Omri Ben Harush during UEFA Champions League game in Israel on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. Photo: Reuters ISRAEL: Chelsea enjoyed their second 4-0 Champions League victory over 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv this season to move into prime position to reach the knockout stages of the...

    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, the latest escalation between the two neighbours 19 months into a separatist war in the east of the former Soviet state.The announcement by Kiev’s pro-Western government came only moments after Russia said it was once again halting gas shipments to energy-dependent...

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace

    Ukraine has banned all Russian airlines from transiting its airspace, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russian Sanctions: Norway Oil Drilling Firm Strikes Deal With Russia’s Rosneft Despite Sanctions
    Nov25

    Russian Sanctions: Norway Oil Drilling Firm Strikes Deal With Russia’s Rosneft Despite Sanctions

    MOSCOW/OSLO, Aug 22 (Reuters) – Russia’s top crude oil producer Rosneft will sell drilling rigs to Norway’s North Atlantic Drilling Ltd (NADL) in return for shares in the firm, going ahead with an earlier agreed deal despite sanctions over Ukraine. Rosneft and its head Igor Sechin, a long-standing ally of Russian President...

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine bans Russia’s airlines from crossing its airspace

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine on Wednesday, November 25, banned all Russian airlines from crossing its airspace, the latest escalation between the two neighbors 19 months into a separatist war in the east of the former Soviet state. The announcement by Kiev’s pro-Western government came only moments after Russia said it was … …read...

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace

    Tensions mount as Ukraine seeks end to its dependence on RussiaRussia’s Gazprom has stopped sending gas to UkraineMoscow’s annexation of Crimea has brought relations to a post-Soviet low … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace
    Nov25

    Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace

    Tensions mount as Ukraine seeks end to its dependence on RussiaRussia’s Gazprom has stopped sending gas to UkraineMoscow’s annexation of Crimea has brought relations to a post-Soviet low … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainians Protest Against Europe, Saying It Abandoned Maidan For Russia
    Nov25

    Ukrainians Protest Against Europe, Saying It Abandoned Maidan For Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine — Five months ago, Kirill Marlinski was on the streets of Kiev, demanding closer ties to the European Union. Now, he’s demonstrating in the streets again, but this time against European countries. Like many other activists in the Euromaidan revolution that ousted president Viktor Yanukovych, he blames Europeans for...

    Ukraine Crisis: Fighting Breaks Out Near Donetsk Airport, Train Station
    Nov25

    Ukraine Crisis: Fighting Breaks Out Near Donetsk Airport, Train Station

    Clashes between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian separatists intensified in Donetsk on Thursday, with battles breaking out near the city’s main train station and airport. French freelance photographer Antoine E.R. Delaunay posted a photo to Twitter showing heavy smoke between the train station and airport in Donetsk, a city of...

    Russia will not wage war on Turkey after it downed Russian jet: Foreign minister
    Nov25

    Russia will not wage war on Turkey after it downed Russian jet: Foreign minister

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (AP photo) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday Russia did not intend to wage a war against Turkey after its air force shot down a Russian jet near the Turkish border with Syria. “We do not intend to wage a war on Turkey. Our attitude to the Turkish people has not changed. We have...