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    America wanted to rule the world but lost its way RT — SophieCo
    Nov12

    America wanted to rule the world but lost its way RT — SophieCo

    The Ukrainian issue has intensified the tension that existed between the West and Russia: now, another Cold War is possibly lurking on the horizon. Are we to witness another stand-off – or will it be averted? The relations between Russia and the West seem to be stuck at dead-end, so is there hope common ground will emerge between the two?...

    Who is the real David Cameron?
    Nov12

    Who is the real David Cameron?

    © Suzanne Plunkett – WPA Pool/Getty Images) It is both a strength and a weakness of a political personality that we cannot be quite sure who they are. A certain elusiveness means a politician can avoid being fixed and defined by events. Too little definition means a politician has nothing to draw on during the bad times. It is a difficult trick...

    Robert Legvold on Russian Foreign Policy Decision-Making, Interview with Columbia University Professor and Leading Russia Expert Part II
    Nov12

    Robert Legvold on Russian Foreign Policy Decision-Making, Interview with Columbia University Professor and Leading Russia Expert Part II

    Robert Legvold is a Marshall D Shulman Professor Emeritus at the Columbia University political science department. He is one of the world’s leading experts on the foreign policy of post-Soviet states, and a book reviewer for Foreign Affairs magazine. Previously, he served as the director of Soviet studies on the Council of Foreign Relations...

    One Killed and Five Wounded As Fighting Breaks Out in Eastern Ukraine
    Nov12

    One Killed and Five Wounded As Fighting Breaks Out in Eastern Ukraine

    The violence is the most significant outbreak since both sides agreed to pull back heavy weapons in September …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko Says Situation In Eastern Ukraine Worsening
    Nov11

    Poroshenko Says Situation In Eastern Ukraine Worsening

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the situation in eastern Ukraine has recently worsened and the country’s security and territorial integrity are being threatened. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU hopes
    Nov11

    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU hopes

    A vote on gay rights has derailed Ukraine’s aspirations to join the European Union, two years after protesters first took to… …read more Source: The...

    El Nino may stir grain markets more than Black Sea drought
    Nov11

    El Nino may stir grain markets more than Black Sea drought

    By Gus Trompiz GENEVA (Reuters) – El Nino could have a bigger impact on grain and oilseed markets than drought in Russia and Ukraine, which… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids
    Nov11

    Ukrainian solider killed, 5 wounded in separatist raids

    MINSK: Ukraine says a soldier has been killed and five others wounded in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and that a rise in violence is threatening the region’s delicate truce. Col. Andriy Lysenko, presidential spokesman for the military operation against the separatists, said on Wednesday that the casualties came amid 21 separatist...

    Oligarchs on the Airwaves
    Nov11

    Oligarchs on the Airwaves

    Ukraine’s top TV channels are controlled by powerful business interests — and they aren’t shy about making sure the coverage goes their way. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Italian bank UniCredit to shed 18,000 jobs as profits slide
    Nov11

    Italian bank UniCredit to shed 18,000 jobs as profits slide

    MILAN (AP) — Italian bank UniCredit announced Wednesday it will shed 18,200 jobs by 2018 as its third-quarter profits slid 30 percent mainly due to charges on businesses in Croatia and Ukraine.UniCredit, Italy’s largest bank by assets, said in a statement Wednesday that net profit for the three months ending Sept. 30 was 507 million euros...