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    Canadian trainers learn lessons of their own instructing hard-pressed Ukrainians
    Jan07

    Canadian trainers learn lessons of their own instructing hard-pressed Ukrainians

    A fresh batch of Canadian military trainers is about to deploy to eastern Europe, and the outgoing commander says his soldiers took a lot of their own notes in addition to handing out assignments to Ukrainian troops. Lt.-Col. Jason Guiney, who is about to end his five-month stint, says even though their training bases are 1,200 kilometres away...

    Federer opens his 2016 season with easy win in Brisbane
    Jan07

    Federer opens his 2016 season with easy win in Brisbane

    Roger Federer recalled the celebrations and the festive atmosphere of his 1,000th match victory on tour as soon as he returned to the Brisbane International to fine-tune his preparations for the Australian Open. He achieved the milestone in the final here last year, when he beat Milos Raonic and shared the podium with some of the players he...

    ‘We caved’
    Jan07

    ‘We caved’

    On a late July day this past summer, a roar filled the sky over Cairo. It was the sound of Barack Obama’s capitulation to a dictator. Eight new American fighter jets, freshly delivered from Washington, swooped low over the city, F-16s flying in formation. As they banked hard over the city’s center, they trailed plumes of red, white...

    Anemic recovery in emerging markets to weigh heavily on global growth in 2016
    Jan07

    Anemic recovery in emerging markets to weigh heavily on global growth in 2016

    Global economy to accelerate modestly to 2.9% WASHINGTON, Jan 6, 2016— Weak growth among major emerging markets will weigh on global growth in 2016, but economic activity should still pick up modestly to a 2.9 percent pace, from 2.4 percent growth in 2015, as advanced economies gain speed, according to the World Bank’s January 2016 Global...

    Trade Between Kazakhstan and Ukraine Just Got More Difficult
    Jan07

    Trade Between Kazakhstan and Ukraine Just Got More Difficult

    Russia says all Kazakhstan-bound Ukrainian cargo travelling via Russia must go through Belarus first. …read more Source: The...

    Orthodox Christian faithful mark Christmas in Europe, Middle East
    Jan07

    Orthodox Christian faithful mark Christmas in Europe, Middle East

    For much of the Orthodox Christian world, Thursday is celebrated as Christmas Day. Believers in Russia, Ukraine, and parts of Eastern Europe and the Middle East flocked to churches for the holiday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Coca-Cola Apologizes To Ukraine Over Russia Map
    Jan07

    Coca-Cola Apologizes To Ukraine Over Russia Map

    The Coca-Cola Company has officially apologized to Ukraine for publishing on Russian social media a map of Russia that included Crimea, which was illegally annexed by the Kremlin in March 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration
    Jan07

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration

    Some Orthodox churches follow the liturgical calendar observed by the Roman catholic and Protestant churches and celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25. In his Christmas greetings to the nation, Putin said: It is very important in these days that the Russian Orthodox Church and other Christian confessions in Russia continue the traditions of responsible...

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration
    Jan07

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration

    MOSCOW (AP) ” For much of the Orthodox Christian world, Thursday is celebrated as Christmas Day. Believers in Russia, Ukraine, and parts of Eastern Europe and the Middle East flocked to churches for the holiday.Some Orthodox churches… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration
    Jan07

    Orthodox faithful mark Christmas with services, celebration

    For much of the Orthodox Christian world, Thursday is celebrated as Christmas Day. Believers in Russia, Ukraine, and parts of Eastern Europe and the Middle East flocked to churches for the holiday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...