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    Angela Merkel is TIME magazine’s Person of the Year
    Dec09

    Angela Merkel is TIME magazine’s Person of the Year

    German chancellor Angela Merkel has been named TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year, on the basis of her resolve in leading Europe through Greek’s debt crisis and her encouragement of other countries to open their borders to migrants and refugees. She is the fourth woman ever to be named Person of the Year; the last title was awarded in...

    IAAF begins reallocating events Russia lost over doping
    Dec09

    IAAF begins reallocating events Russia lost over doping

    MOSCOW (AP) — Rome and Kiev are among the bidders to host track and field events that were taken away from Russia when it was suspended last month by athletics’ world governing body, the IAAF, because of a doping scandal. …read more Source: CNS...

    Angela Merkel named Person of the Year by Time magazine
    Dec09

    Angela Merkel named Person of the Year by Time magazine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time’s Person of the Year, praised by the magazine for her leadership on everything from Syrian refugees to the Greek debt crisis. “Leaders are tested only when people don’t want to follow,” Time editor Nancy Gibbs said in a statement issued Wednesday. Time noted her leadership this year...

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but violence now easing up
    Dec09

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but violence now easing up

    More than 9,000 people have died in 21 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, even as a new cease-fire has largely held and contributed to a sharp decline in casualties since mid-August, the U.N. human rights office said Wednesday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Time names Merkel as its ‘person of 2015′
    Dec09

    Time names Merkel as its ‘person of 2015′

    NEW YORK: Time magazine Wednesday named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its “Person of the Year 2015,” hailing her leadership for navigating debt and refugee crises that threatened to tear the European Union apart. “For asking more of her country than most politicians would dare, for standing firm against tyranny as well as expedience and for...

    German leader Angela Merkel named Time’s Person of the Year
    Dec09

    German leader Angela Merkel named Time’s Person of the Year

    NEW YORK— German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time’s Person of the Year, praised Wednesday by the magazine for her leadership on everything from Syrian refugees to the Greek debt crisis. Time also cited Merkel’s strong response to “Vladimir Putin’s creeping theft of Ukraine” and on its cover called her “Chancellor of...

    Putin Orders Government To Sue If Ukraine Defaults On Debt
    Dec09

    Putin Orders Government To Sue If Ukraine Defaults On Debt

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the Finance Ministry to take Ukraine to court if the country defaults on its $3 billion debt to Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin orders government to sue Ukraine if defaults on $3B debt
    Dec09

    Putin orders government to sue Ukraine if defaults on $3B debt

    NNA – President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered his government to sue Ukraine if the ex-Soviet republic defaults on its $3 billion debt to Russia. “Go ahead, take it to court,” Putin told Finance …read more Source: National News...

    Hovik Abrahamyan is ready to give Nikol Pashinyan his undeclared assets
    Dec09

    Hovik Abrahamyan is ready to give Nikol Pashinyan his undeclared assets

    During today’s question-and-answer session with the government, opposition lawmaker Nikol Pashinyan asked the executive to verify the information about Prime Minister’s wealth. “According to reports, starting 1991 Hovik Abrahamyan has been holding various positions and accumulated a significant amount of wealth, abusing powers. Now he...

    Putin orders to sue Ukraine if defaults
    Dec09

    Putin orders to sue Ukraine if defaults

    Russian president orders the government to sue Ukraine if it defaults on $3 billion debt which must be repaid this month …read more Source: World...