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    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine
    Jan15

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have agreed to meet for talks on Syria and Ukraine Wednesday in Zurich. The U.S. State Department said Thursday Lavrov and Kerry agreed to meet after speaking by telephone. The Russian foreign ministry said Kerry and Lavrov were talking “on the instructions of the...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016
    Jan14

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016

    Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, said on Thursday he expected territory in the east held by Russian-backed rebels to return to Ukrainian control before the end of the year. At the same time, he said he hopes to set into motion mechanisms that would lead to the “de-occupation” of Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014. Speaking in Kyiv...

    France probes teacher’s role in avalanche tragedy
    Jan14

    France probes teacher’s role in avalanche tragedy

    PARIS: French prosecutors said on Thursday they were investigating why a teacher led a group of students onto a closed piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them along with a Ukrainian tourist. The teacher, who was seriously injured in Wednesday’s accident, is in hospital in nearby Grenoble. A 16-year-old girl died on...

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high
    Jan14

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high …read more Source:...

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet in Zurich on Jan. 20 for Syria talks
    Jan14

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet in Zurich on Jan. 20 for Syria talks

    Kerry and Lavrov to look into ways to resolve the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine during the talks …read more Source: World...

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order
    Jan14

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order

    The longer such price levels persist, the more devastating the consequences are likely to be. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com here.As 2015 drew to a close, many in the global energy industry were praying that the price of oil would bounce back from the abyss, restoring...

    Ukraine Goes Dark: Russia-Attributed Hackers Take Down Power Grid
    Jan14

    Ukraine Goes Dark: Russia-Attributed Hackers Take Down Power Grid

    As many as 80,000 residents in western Ukraine lost power for six hours on Dec. 23. Cybersecurity firms SANS ICS and iSight Partners have attributed the blackout to Russian hacking group Sandworm and its malicious software, BlackEnergy 3. Cyberattacks on power grids and other critical infrastructure are not new, but this most recent attack seems...

    Russia Produces New Evidence on Malaysian Plane””s Crash
    Jan14

    Russia Produces New Evidence on Malaysian Plane””s Crash

    14 de enero de 2016, 13:08Moscow, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) Russian experts presented six new pieces of evidence that take apart the thesis produced by the Dutch commission on the catastrophe of the Boeing 777 plane in southeastern Ukraine, and blamed it on Kiev for the disaster, Rosaviatsia reported on Thursday. …read more Source: Prensa...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe
    Jan14

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe

    A French teacher faces a manslaughter investigation after he led a group of students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them as well as a Ukrainian tourist, a prosecutor said on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    French teacher arrested following deaths of 2 students in Alps avalanche
    Jan14

    French teacher arrested following deaths of 2 students in Alps avalanche

    An investigation into the deaths — the third being a Ukrainian skier — was opened for involuntary manslaughter. The students were skiing on a closed slope. …read more Source: Toronto...