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    UN: Nearly 8000 dead in Ukraine conflict
    Sep09

    UN: Nearly 8000 dead in Ukraine conflict

    Nearly 8000 people – including civilians, soldiers and militia members – have been killed since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, the United Nations human rights office (OHCHR) says. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine-Russia debt dispute simmering amid strained ties
    Sep09

    Ukraine-Russia debt dispute simmering amid strained ties

    Moscow and Kiev are locked in a debt dispute amid rising tensions over the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    All you need to know about record breaking English striker Wayne Rooney
    Sep09

    All you need to know about record breaking English striker Wayne Rooney

    Factbox on striker Wayne Rooney who set an all-time England scoring record of 50 goals in a Euro 2016 qualifier against Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday. Born: Oct. 24, 1985 in Liverpool. CLUB CAREER: After coming through Everton’s youth academy, Rooney made his first-team debut as a 16-year-old against Tottenham Hotspur in August...

    Aerojet makes $2 billion offer for Lockheed-Boeing joint venture: sources
    Sep09

    Aerojet makes $2 billion offer for Lockheed-Boeing joint venture: sources

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc submitted a $2 cash billion offer to buy United Launch Alliance (ULA), a satellite launch provider jointly held by Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday, a deal that would further consolidate the space business.Aerojet Rocketdyne board member Warren...

    Putin, Poroshenko expected in Kazakhstan soon
    Sep09

    Putin, Poroshenko expected in Kazakhstan soon

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    U.S. sees continued international support for Ukraine: senior official
    Sep09

    U.S. sees continued international support for Ukraine: senior official

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A debt deal between Ukraine and creditors marks a way forward and the United States expects the International Monetary Fund and international community to keep supporting the country, a senior U.S. Treasury official said on Tuesday.The official, who asked not to be named in order to speak freely, said the IMF, the United...

    Europe returns to the 1930s
    Sep09

    Europe returns to the 1930s

    Czech police intercepted a group of Syrian asylum-seekers on a train headed for Germany. Upon being detained, the 200 or so refugees were marked with ink numbers on their forearms. While clearly a mishap, it was not the first time that Europeans were reminded of a period many would rather forget. In July of this year, a Polish Member of the...

    Wayne Rooney’s England highs and lows
    Sep09

    Wayne Rooney’s England highs and lows

    London (AFP) – After Wayne Rooney broke Bobby Charlton’s national goal-scoring record by scoring his 50th England goal, AFP Sports looks back at the highs and lows of his 12-year international career: HIGHSYoungest England goal-scorer- Rooney lost his record as England’s youngest player to Theo Walcott in May 2006, but he...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: International Court’s Jurisdiction Is Accepted
    Sep09

    World Briefing: Ukraine: International Court’s Jurisdiction Is Accepted

    It is a move that could clear the way for an investigation into possible war crimes in Ukraine’s bitter conflict with Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: The New York...

    U.S. sees continued international support for Ukraine: senior official
    Sep09

    U.S. sees continued international support for Ukraine: senior official

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A debt deal between Ukraine and creditors marks a way forward and the United States expects the International Monetary Fund and international community to keep supporting the country, a senior U.S. Treasury official said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...