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    Warsaw’s EU spat stalls German-Polish engine
    Jan14

    Warsaw’s EU spat stalls German-Polish engine

    Angela Merkel found herself in military uniform this week. Perched over a vast table of maps, the German leader appeared in full Nazi regalia alongside her trusted European generals, Jean-Claude Juncker and Martin Schulz. Though Germans are used to such provocations, the surprising thing this time was that it didn’t originate in Greece or...

    Ukraine to deliver goods to Kazakhstan bypassing Russia
    Jan14

    Ukraine to deliver goods to Kazakhstan bypassing Russia

    ASTANA (TCA) — Ukraine says it will for the first time ship goods to Kazakhstan along a route bypassing Russia, due to the Kremlin’s trade embargo on Kiev, RFE/RL reported. Russia this month imposed fresh sanctions on Ukraine in response to its decision to enter a much disputed free-trade and political Association Agreement with the...

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin
    Jan14

    Obama discusses Syria, Ukraine with Russia’s Putin

    US president Barack Obama, in a phone call with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, emphasised the need to work toward a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine and address the conflict in Syria, the White House said. Obama told Putin that a key next step in resolving the Ukrainian crisis was for all sides to agree on the...

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House

    nbsp Last Updated On 14 January2016 Aboutnbsp45 minutes ago …read more Source: The Frontier...

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured
    Jan14

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured

    This image taken from a validated UGC video shows the site of an avalanche in the French Alps, Wednesday Jan. 13, 2016 (Daniel Stanford/Verified UGC via AP) A deadly avalanche hit a high school group skiing in the French Alps today, killing two students and a Ukrainian skier and seriously injuring three others, officials said. French President...

    Obama, Putin in ‘frank, businesslike’ phone chat, skip over Ukraine, Syria rifts but stern on Pyongyang
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin in ‘frank, businesslike’ phone chat, skip over Ukraine, Syria rifts but stern on Pyongyang

    President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin joined Wednesday in calling for a tough global response to North Korea’s recent nuclear test, even as they remained at odds over Ukraine and Syrian President Bashar Assad. In a wide-ranging phone call, Obama and Putin appeared to speak past one another about the situation in...

    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine
    Jan14

    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine

    An outbreak of the H1N1 swine flu virus has killed more than 50 people in Ukraine this winter — an increase of 10 percent over last year, Ukrainian authorities said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke by telephone on Wednesday, discussing crises in Ukraine and Syria, the White House said.They spent a significant portion of their time discussing the need for the Russians to live up to the commitments that they made in Minsk — to end their support...

    Ukraine to expand imports ban on Russian goods
    Jan14

    Ukraine to expand imports ban on Russian goods

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk announced on Wednesday that Kiev will expand imports ban on certain goods from Russia that was imposed in response to Moscow suspending a free trade agreement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured
    Jan14

    French Alps avalanche kills 3, leaves 3 others injured

    Disaster: This image taken from a validated UGC video shows the site of an avalanche in the French Alps, Wednesday Jan. 13, 2016. A deadly avalanche hit a high school group skiing in the French Alps on Wednesday, killing two students and a Ukrainian skier and seriously injuring three others, officials said. (Daniel Stanford/Verified UGC via AP)A...