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    News24.com | Ukraine rebels target global health relief groups
    Sep16

    News24.com | Ukraine rebels target global health relief groups

    Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebels have accused Doctors Without Borders and the Red Cross of “illegally” storing powerful drugs, which could complicate the humanitarian groups’ efforts to help victims of the 17-month separatist war. …read more Source:...

    Kiev fears default if debt reform stalls
    Sep16

    Kiev fears default if debt reform stalls

    Ministers fear backlash as Ukraine parliament prepares to vote on $18bn plan …read more Source: Financial...

    The Obama administration is worried that Putin is about to pull a fast one in New York
    Sep16

    The Obama administration is worried that Putin is about to pull a fast one in New York

    US President Barack Obama is considering meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin when he comes to New York this month for the United Nations General Assembly, but the Obama administration doesn’t know if that’s a good idea. White House officials are reportedly trying to decide whether the two leaders should meet to “work...

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power (AFP)
    Sep16

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine redoubled its long-shot bid Wednesday to see Russia stripped of its veto power on the UN Security Council when the global body’s General Assembly meets in the coming weeks. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says rebel elections threaten peace deal
    Sep16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says rebel elections threaten peace deal

    A leader of Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine signed a decree on Wednesday to hold local elections, a move President Petro Poroshenko condemned as a risky and irresponsible decision that threatened a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power
    Sep16

    Ukraine campaigns to strip Russia of UN veto power

    KIEV (AFP) – Ukraine on Wednesday redoubled its long-shot bid to see Russia stripped of its veto power on the UN Security Council when the global bodys General Assembly meets in the coming weeks.Numerous nations are upset with Russia which, along with fellow veto-wielding council member China, has blocked a series of UN efforts to impose...

    On Russia, Donald Trump’s Bluster Is No Match for Putin
    Sep16

    On Russia, Donald Trump’s Bluster Is No Match for Putin

    Donald Trump is the latest Republican presidential candidate to falsely assess the impact of President Barack Obama’s engagement in Ukraine. The former Soviet nation is in the middle of a bloody proxy war with Russia that started last year, after Ukrainians revolted against and overthrew the corru …read more Source: The New...

    UCL 2015: Chelsea v/s Maccabi Tel-Aviv Match Preview
    Sep16

    UCL 2015: Chelsea v/s Maccabi Tel-Aviv Match Preview

    KICK OFF: 12:15 am IST Chelsea FC take on Israeli club Maccabi Tel-Aviv in their opening match of the 2015 UEFA Champions League campaign early on Thursday morning. Jose Mourinho’s men have made probably their worst start to the English Premier League campaign, having won just one in the first 5 matches the club played. After settling with...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says rebel elections threaten peace deal
    Sep16

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says rebel elections threaten peace deal

    KIEV (Reuters) – A leader of Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine signed a decree on Wednesday to hold local elections, a move President Petro Poroshenko condemned as a risky and irresponsible decision that threatened a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The...

    OSCE Urges Full Probe 15 Years After Gongadze’s Disappearance
    Sep16

    OSCE Urges Full Probe 15 Years After Gongadze’s Disappearance

    The OSCE’s media-freedom representative has highlighted the 15th anniversary of the disappearance of Ukrainian investigative journalist Heorhiy Gongadze by reiterating her call for authorities in Kyiv to fully investigate the crime. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...