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    Shootout in northern Paris as police hunt attackers: sources
    Nov18

    Shootout in northern Paris as police hunt attackers: sources

    PARIS (AFP) – Shooting broke out in northern Paris during a dawn raid by police investigating the Paris attacks, sources said Wednesday, as police hunted those behind the attacks that claimed 129 lives in the French capital.Several police were wounded in the raid, said a source close to the operation, which began before dawn in the suburb...

    Ukraine may join Trans-Caspian International Transport Route
    Nov18

    Ukraine may join Trans-Caspian International Transport Route

    ASTANA (TCA) — The possibility of shipping goods along the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route via Ukraine and on to Europe and back is currently under consideration. This was discussed at a round table to present the capabilities of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route from China to Europe which was held in Kiev on November...

    Europe on edge as hunt on for ninth Paris attack suspect
    Nov18

    Europe on edge as hunt on for ninth Paris attack suspect

    PARIS: Europe was on high alert Wednesday after video revealed a ninth man may have taken part in the Paris attacks, as France and Russia formed an unusual alliance against Islamic State jihadists who claimed the bloodshed. Police are hunting the newest suspect believed to be involved in carnage that killed at least 129 people, after footage...

    US President Obama says Vladimir Putin a ‘constructive partner’ in Syria talks
    Nov18

    US President Obama says Vladimir Putin a ‘constructive partner’ in Syria talks

    US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin. US President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised Russia’s role in talks to end the Syria crisis and offered the prospect of better ties if Moscow focused military strikes on the Islamic State group. Obama said Russia had been a “constructive partner in Vienna in trying to create...

    Ukrainian security services report on probes into Euromaidan crimes
    Nov18

    Ukrainian security services report on probes into Euromaidan crimes

    Weeks ahead of the second anniversary of Euromaidan protests in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    VTB Bank: Russia sanctions losing their bite
    Nov18

    VTB Bank: Russia sanctions losing their bite

    VTB Bank beat earnings forecasts in the third quarter, as sanctions on Russia are losing their bite, the bank’s chairman said. …read more Source:...

    With Islamic State as a common enemy, can Russia and the West cooperate on Syria?
    Nov18

    With Islamic State as a common enemy, can Russia and the West cooperate on Syria?

    GWEN IFILL: We return now to the fight against the Islamic State group in Syria. As we reported, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered Russian military forces to cooperate with the French military, as both countries bombed targets in Syria today. But what are the prospects of cooperating with Russia to end the Syrian conflict? We get two...

    Kiev says EU finalizes free trade deal with Ukraine
    Nov18

    Kiev says EU finalizes free trade deal with Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday that the European Union (EU) has completed all procedures needed for the implementation of a free trade deal with Ukraine. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Sweden and Ukraine complete Euro line-up
    Nov18

    Sweden and Ukraine complete Euro line-up

    PARIS – Sweden and Ukraine became the last two qualifiers for Euro 2016 after eliminating Denmark and Slovenia respectively in Tuesday’s play-offs. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    LGBT Gains in Ukraine Are in Danger
    Nov18

    LGBT Gains in Ukraine Are in Danger

    Ukraine just passed some surprisingly progressive LGBT protections — but they might not last longer than a few weeks. …read more Source: Foreign...