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    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Arrest of oligarch ally just ‘the start’
    Nov02

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Arrest of oligarch ally just ‘the start’

    Guennadi Korban, 45, a businessman and right-hand man of billionaire Igor Kolomoyski, was arrested Saturday as part of a probe into organised crime and corruption …read more Source: World...

    Former China diplomat pins blame for refugee crisis on West
    Nov02

    Former China diplomat pins blame for refugee crisis on West

    The West is to blame for the refugee crisis confronting Europe after it interfered in the affairs of Middle Eastern countries to try and push its own values, such as democracy, but only caused chaos, a former senior Chinese diplomat has said. A bitterly divided European Union is battling to cope with hundreds of thousands of people fleeing war...

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia
    Nov02

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia

    Saint Petersburg (AFP) – A plane carrying the remains of 144 people killed when a Russian airliner crashed in Egypt landed in Saint Petersburg early on Monday, hours after investigators probing the doomed flight said it had broken up in the air.The emergency Russian plane, the first to bring back the bodies of those who died when the A-321...

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia
    Nov02

    Bodies of Egypt crash victims arrive in Russia

    SAINT PETERSBURG: A plane carrying the remains of 144 people killed when a Russian airliner crashed in Egypt landed in Saint Petersburg early on Monday, hours after investigators probing the doomed flight said it had broken up in the air. The emergency Russian plane, the first to bring back the bodies of those who died when the A-321 plummeted...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Nov. 2, 2015
    Nov02

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Nov. 2, 2015

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasFrom island engineering to human engineering, this was another big...

    Ukraine Leader Says Arrest of Oligarch Ally Just ‘The Start’
    Nov02

    Ukraine Leader Says Arrest of Oligarch Ally Just ‘The Start’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned Sunday that the arrest of a millionaire associate of one of the country’s most powerful oligarchs was only “the start” of a fight against the corruption pla… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine leader says arrest of oligarch ally just ‘the start’ (AFP)
    Nov02

    Ukraine leader says arrest of oligarch ally just ‘the start’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned Sunday that the arrest of a millionaire associate of one of the country’s most powerful oligarchs was only “the start” of a fight against the corruption plaguing the ex-Soviet country. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane
    Nov02

    Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Flags flew at half-mast in Russia on Sunday as the country mourned its worst air disaster after a jetliner full of Russian tourists crashed in Egypt, killing all 224 on board. The flight had been bringing holidaymakers back to Saint Petersburg, Russia’s second largest city, when it disappeared off radar screens while over...

    UAE carriers re-route flights over Egypt’s Sinai
    Nov01

    UAE carriers re-route flights over Egypt’s Sinai

    CAIRO/MOSCOW — Russia has grounded Airbus A321 jets flown by the Kogalymavia airline, Interfax news agency reported on Sunday, after one of its fleet crashed in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, killing all 224 people on board. The A321, operated by the Russian airline under the brand name Metrojet, was carrying holidaymakers from the Red Sea resort...

    ‘Exchanges of fire’ at east Ukraine airport flashpoint
    Nov01

    ‘Exchanges of fire’ at east Ukraine airport flashpoint

    Donetsk airport was for several months scene of fierce fighting between Ukraine army and pro-Moscow… …read more Source:...