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    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay Russian Debt Due by Weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay Russian Debt Due by Weekend

    Ukraine’s prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine imposes moratorium on repaying $3 billion Russian bond – PM
    Dec18

    Ukraine imposes moratorium on repaying $3 billion Russian bond – PM

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday Ukraine had imposed a moratorium on the payment of a $3 billion Eurobond held entirely by Russia that matures on Dec. 20 and on $507 million of Ukrainian commercial debt held by Russian banks. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says it won’t repay Russian debt due by weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine says it won’t repay Russian debt due by weekend

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says his country won’t repay a $3 billion debt owed to Russia by this weekend. Yatsenyuk announced at a televised government session on Friday a “moratorium” on any debt repayments to Russia. That effectively means that Ukraine is defaulting on the debt. He did not indicate when...

    Putin’s press show in the Kremlin | Press review main focus
    Dec18

    Putin’s press show in the Kremlin | Press review main focus

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    Ukraine prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia by weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia by weekend

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia by weekend. …read more Source:...

    IMF says Ukraine loan programme under threat
    Dec18

    IMF says Ukraine loan programme under threat

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday it was concerned by signs Ukraine’s parliament might reject a proposed tax code and budget for 2016, warning that this could further disrupt its $17.5 billion bailout programme. …read more Source:...

    World’s refugees exceed record 60 million (AAP)
    Dec18

    World’s refugees exceed record 60 million (AAP)

    Wars in Syria, Ukraine and Yemen have driven a mass movement of people, with the world’s refugees and displaced exceeding a record 60 million, the UN says. …read more Source: The West...

    Planless Kremlin boss shoots his mouth off | Rzeczpospolita – Poland
    Dec18

    Planless Kremlin boss shoots his mouth off | Rzeczpospolita – Poland

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    Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Ukraine dismissed
    Dec18

    Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Ukraine dismissed

    Bishkek, December 18 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev today, December 18 signed a decree according to which Chinaliev Ulukbek Kozhomzharovich is dismissed from the post of Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to Ukraine, the information policy department of the President’s Office of the Kyrgyz Republic. …read more Source:...

    Russia opens new Stalin museums, grapples with his legacy
    Dec18

    Russia opens new Stalin museums, grapples with his legacy

    In this Dec. 9 photo, a bust of Soviet leader Josef Stalin stands on the front lawn of a house-turned-museum in the village of Khoroshevo, west of Moscow, Russia. The Stalin museum was opened this year in this small village where the Soviet leader is said to have stayed the night on his only visit to the front during World War II. (AP/Pavel...