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    Ukraine MPs approve tit-for-tat Russian trade embargo
    Dec24

    Ukraine MPs approve tit-for-tat Russian trade embargo

    Ukraine’s parliament voted Thursday to give the government the right to impose a trade embargo against Russia, which said last week that it would suspend a free trade zone with Ukraine from Jan. 1 …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s Lawmakers Vote To Allow Trade Embargo Against Russia
    Dec24

    Ukraine’s Lawmakers Vote To Allow Trade Embargo Against Russia

    Ukraine’s parliament has voted to allow the government the right to impose a trade embargo against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework (AFP)
    Dec24

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework (AFP)

    Zaytseve (Ukraine) (AFP) – For Oksana Boiko’s children, the trip to school used to be a short walk to the other side of their tiny village of Zaytseve in east Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Kazakh FM Says Multivector Foreign Policy Proves its Viability in Face of Challenges
    Dec24

    Kazakh FM Says Multivector Foreign Policy Proves its Viability in Face of Challenges

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakhstan’s multivector foreign policy has proven its effectiveness against the backdrop of growing challenges internationally, Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov said during a Dec. 23 press conference to discuss the foreign ministry’s 2015...

    Russia issues banknote dedicated to Crimea
    Dec24

    Russia issues banknote dedicated to Crimea

    The banknote release comes in the same month that the ruble has hit an all-time low versus the U.S. dollar. …read more Source:...

    Putin’s struggle for a new world order
    Dec24

    Putin’s struggle for a new world order

    No sooner had the conflict in eastern Ukraine frozen than Russia began its military deployment to Syria. Moscow’s return to the world stage presents new opportunities, but also new dangers. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Rayani Air flight takes off with a prayer
    Dec24

    Rayani Air flight takes off with a prayer

    Rayani Air flight crews prays before departure at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 in Sepang, Malaysia, on December 22, 2015. Photo: AP KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA: The short domestic flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s biggest city, begins with a recital of Prophet Muhammad’s supplication before his travel. The passengers — most of...

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework
    Dec24

    Mother braves east Ukraine frontline for children’s homework

    For Oksana Boiko’s children, the trip to school used to be a short walk to the other side of their tiny village of Zaytseve in east Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Slovakia defends its closed doors on migration
    Dec24

    Slovakia defends its closed doors on migration

    WASHINGTON — Slovakia’s chief diplomat, Miroslav Lajčák, turned tense when asked to explain why his country is leading resistance against the German-backed effort to residstribute migrants across the bloc. “You cannot turn into a multi-cultural society overnight,” Lajčák told POLITICO in an interview at the German Marshall Fund’s...

    Magnum’s best photos of 2015 including Cuban street vendors and bikini-clad grannies
    Dec24

    Magnum’s best photos of 2015 including Cuban street vendors and bikini-clad grannies

    Photo agency Magnum has compiled its favourite images from 2015 captured by photojournalists in locations as far afield as Iraq, Cuba and the Ukraine. …read more Source: Daily...