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    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3
    Jan03

    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3

    Thousands of people attended funerals Saturday in the West Bank for Palestinians killed in violence over the past few months. The burials came a day after Israel transferred 23 bodies of Palestinians it says were involved in the current wave of attacks. In October, Israel began withholding the bodies of suspected attackers as a tactic to crack...

    New changes in UN Security Council may serve Palestinian cause: official
    Jan03

    New changes in UN Security Council may serve Palestinian cause: official

    RAMALLAH, Jan. 2 — The new changes in the United Nations Security Council may serve the Palestinian cause, a senior official in Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) said on Saturday. “The Palestinian leadership is looking forward to exploiting the new changes in the structure of the Security Council to apply with several bids related to...

    Over 400,000 Ukrainians ready to integrate into Russian society
    Jan03

    Over 400,000 Ukrainians ready to integrate into Russian society

    MOSCOW, Jan. 2 — Over 400,000 Ukrainian refugees in Russia are waiting to be integrated into the Russian society, the Federal Migration Service (FMS) said Saturday. More than 1.3 million displaced Ukrainians have contacted FMS since the start of the armed conflict in southeastern Ukraine in April 2014. Over 419,000 have filed asylum claims,...

    In Ukraine, Lenin Gets the Boot From Uncle Sam
    Jan03

    In Ukraine, Lenin Gets the Boot From Uncle Sam

    KYIV, Ukraine—There’s a saying in Ukraine about the four stages of being poor. It goes like this: First, you don’t have any hryvnias (the Ukrainian currency). Second, you don’t have any food. Third, you don’t have any dollars. And finally, you don’t have your $2 bill. For Ukrainians, dollars are a precious and...

    Ukraine bans import of Russian food
    Jan03

    Ukraine bans import of Russian food

    Ukraine announced it would introduce a number of bans on food imports from Russia. The move is seen as a response to Russia’s ban on food products from Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans import of Russian food
    Jan03

    Ukraine bans import of Russian food

    Ukraine announced it would introduce a number of bans on food imports from Russia. The move is seen as a response to Russia’s ban on food products from Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy| Reuters
    Jan02

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy| Reuters

    MOSCOW A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years. The document, “About the Strategy of National Security of Russian Federation”, was signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year’s...

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister and the UN Secretary-General discussed the possibility of a peacekeeping mission in the country’s eastern region
    Jan02

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister and the UN Secretary-General discussed the possibility of a peacekeeping mission in the country’s eastern region

    On February 20, at UN Headquarters in New York, the UN Secretary-General spoke by telephone with Pavlo Klimkin, the Foreign Minister of Ukraine According to remarks made by Ban Ki-moon, he “commended the leadership displayed by President Poroshenko in efforts to find a peaceful resolution to the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine.” At the same...

    Vladimir Putin names US, NATO as threats
    Jan02

    Vladimir Putin names US, NATO as threats

    Moscow, January 2 A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years. The document, “About the Strategy of National Security of Russian Federation”, was signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year’s...

    Putin names US among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan02

    Putin names US among threats in new Russian security strategy

    A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years. The document, “About the Strategy of National Security of Russian Federation”, was signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year’s Eve. It replaces a...