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    Power blackouts test loyalty to Kremlin in Russian-annexed Crimea
    Nov26

    Power blackouts test loyalty to Kremlin in Russian-annexed Crimea

    SIMFEROPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – Power blackouts in Crimea orchestrated by anti-Russian saboteurs are stirring discontent a year and a half after Moscow seized the peninsula from Ukraine, threatening to chip away at the pro-Kremlin euphoria many Crimeans felt after annexation. …read more Source: The...

    Power blackouts test loyalty to Kremlin in Russian-annexed Crimea
    Nov26

    Power blackouts test loyalty to Kremlin in Russian-annexed Crimea

    SIMFEROPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – Power blackouts in Crimea orchestrated by anti-Russian saboteurs are stirring discontent a year and a half after Moscow seized the peninsula from Ukraine, threatening to chip away at the pro-Kremlin euphoria many Crimeans felt after annexation. …read more Source:...

    Dutch PM backs Ukraine-EU accord as key for stability (AFP)
    Nov26

    Dutch PM backs Ukraine-EU accord as key for stability (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday defended an EU cooperation deal with Ukraine as vital for European stability only months before a referendum Dutch eurosceptics have forced on the accord. …read more Source: The West...

    Woman jumps off Kievyan Bridge in Yerevan
    Nov26

    Woman jumps off Kievyan Bridge in Yerevan

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over Jet
    Nov26

    Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over Jet

    By Humeyra Pamuk and Vladimir SoldatkinISTANBUL/MOSCOW, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as “emotional” and “unfitting.”In an escalating...

    Hollande Urges Russia to Join Forces to Defeat Islamic State
    Nov26

    Hollande Urges Russia to Join Forces to Defeat Islamic State

    French President Francois Hollande urged Russia to join world powers in creating a grand coalition to defeat the Islamic State militants who not only attacked Paris two weeks ago but control large areas of Iraq and Syria. Hollande, on a diplomatic offensive to build a large force against the militant Islamist group, met with Russian President...

    Devetzi fails doping
    Nov26

    Devetzi fails doping

    ATHENS: Retired triple jumper Piyi Devetzi, 39, could be stripped of her Olympic silver and bronze medals after Greece’s track and field federation (SEGAS) said on Wednesday that she had failed a doping test. “The international federation (IAAF) informed SEGAS that Piyi Devetzi re-tested positive on a sample taken in 2007,” SEGAS said in a...

    Khodorkovsky says Russia’s Putin and West want rapprochement
    Nov26

    Khodorkovsky says Russia’s Putin and West want rapprochement

    LONDON (Reuters) – Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin wants to edge Russia towards a rapprochement with the West after a stand-off over Ukraine brought relations between the two sides to their lowest since the Cold War, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky said on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Khodorkovsky says Russia's Putin and West want rapprochement
    Nov26

    Khodorkovsky says Russia's Putin and West want rapprochement

    LONDON (Reuters) – Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin wants to edge Russia towards a rapprochement with the West after a stand-off over Ukraine brought relations between the two sides to their lowest since the Cold War, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Khodorkovsky says Russia’s Putin and West want rapprochement
    Nov26

    Khodorkovsky says Russia’s Putin and West want rapprochement

    Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin wants to edge Russia towards a rapprochement with the West after a stand-off over Ukraine brought relations between the two sides to their lowest since the Cold War, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky said on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...