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    Ukraine Parliament Backs Debt Restructuring Deal
    Sep17

    Ukraine Parliament Backs Debt Restructuring Deal

    The Ukrainian parliament has given its backing to a debt restructuring deal that aims to save Kyiv billions of dollars and bolster its financial stability. The speaker of parliament, Volodymyr … …read more Source: Japan Herald...

    Israeli man missing in Uman following holiday pilgrimage
    Sep17

    Israeli man missing in Uman following holiday pilgrimage

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli man went missing in Uman in the Ukraine during the annual Rosh Hashanah pilgrimage. Amir Ohana, 28, has not been seen since Tuesday, when he went into the forest to meditate, according to reports. Ohana, the father of 3, reportedly has a serious medical condition. Because of his illness, he was not able to purchase...

    FRANCE – RUSSIA: French National Assembly backs Russian Mistral sale cancellation
    Sep17

    FRANCE – RUSSIA: French National Assembly backs Russian Mistral sale cancellation

    0 The lower house of the French parliament has approved the scrapping of the sale of two Mistral warships to Russia because of Moscow’s involvement in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Ukraine takes BBC journalists off sanction list a day after signing decree
    Sep17

    Ukraine takes BBC journalists off sanction list a day after signing decree

    Ukraine’s president has instructed security officials to strike the names of three BBC journalists off the country’s sanctions list, a day after he signed the decree, his spokesman said on Thursday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Amid Russia Fears, Permanent F-22 Base in Europe? American Air Force General Says US Wants To Assure Allies
    Sep17

    Amid Russia Fears, Permanent F-22 Base in Europe? American Air Force General Says US Wants To Assure Allies

    Russia’s involvement in Ukraine and Syria and aggressive moves across Europe prompted the U.S.’s Air Forces Europe commander to call for a permanent F-22 Raptor base in Europe Wednesday, according to Defense News. The U.S. deployed four F-22s, the single seat stealth aircraft, to Europe last month for the first time ever. …read...

    Ukraine backtracks on some media sanctions
    Sep17

    Ukraine backtracks on some media sanctions

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked his government to remove six European journalists from a newly-published sanctions list, officials said on Thursday, after the list was criticised by the country’s Western allies. …read more Source: The...

    Poland’s pro-defense forces hold first nationwide rally
    Sep17

    Poland’s pro-defense forces hold first nationwide rally

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” Hundreds of members of pro-defense forces have marched in downtown Warsaw to show their readiness to defend Poland if needed, amid concerns over the conflict in neighboring Ukraine and Russia’s role in it.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine approves debt restructuring deal
    Sep17

    Ukraine approves debt restructuring deal

    Concerns remain over $3bn payment due to Moscow by the end of the year …read more Source: Financial...

    Poland’s new federation of pro-defense forces holds first rally, amid security concerns
    Sep17

    Poland’s new federation of pro-defense forces holds first rally, amid security concerns

    Hundreds of members of pro-defense forces have marched in downtown Warsaw to show their readiness to defend Poland if needed, amid concerns over the conflict in neighboring Ukraine and Russia’s role in it. …read more Source: FOX...

    MH17 final report to be disclosed on Oct. 13
    Sep17

    MH17 final report to be disclosed on Oct. 13

    The final report on the cause of the MH17 crash will be made public on Oct. 13, the Dutch Safety Board (DSB) announced on Thursday. Prior to the official publication of the report, the relatives will be informed about the conclusions of the investigation during a closed information meeting, Xinhua reported. On Sept. 9 last year the DSB already...