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    Ukrainian Jews shocked after city elects neo-Nazi mayor
    Dec21

    Ukrainian Jews shocked after city elects neo-Nazi mayor

    Violence from the anti-Semitic Svoboda party activists are a concern for some in Konotop, Ukraine. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine
    Dec21

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine

    Russia will introduce a food embargo against Ukraine next month over Kiev’s trade deal with the EU, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Monday, extending punitive measures already in place against Western countries. …read more Source: Iran...

    Russia punishes Ukraine over EU deal
    Dec21

    Russia punishes Ukraine over EU deal

    Russia tightens trade sanctions on Ukraine in retaliation for Kiev’s anti-Russian sanctions and its EU free trade deal. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine food embargo starts next month
    Dec21

    Ukraine food embargo starts next month

    Russia will introduce a food embargo against Ukraine next month over Kiev’s trade deal with the EU, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Monday, extending measures already in place against Western countries. …read more Source: Global...

    The Absence of Global Leadership Will Shape a Tumultuous 2016
    Dec21

    The Absence of Global Leadership Will Shape a Tumultuous 2016

    During the annual Asia-Pacific leaders’ summit in Manila in November, President Obama sought out two people for a pressing conversation. Not Russian President Vladimir Putin, whose forces were busy changing facts on the ground in Syria, nor Chinese President Xi Jinping, whose global economic strategy is paying off for China. Instead, he...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for 6 months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for 6 months

    Reuters/Maxim ZmeyevThe European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. Sanctions were introduced initially for a year on July 31, 2014, following Russia’s seizure of Ukraine’s Crimea...

    EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
    Dec21

    EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months

    The European Union has renewed its economic sanctions against Russia for six months, after concluding that Moscow has failed to fully respect a peace agreement in eastern Ukraine. The sanctions target Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors as well as some dual-use goods. The EU Council said in a statement Monday that the measures...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. …read more Source:...

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine: PM
    Dec21

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine: PM

    A free trade deal between Ukraine and the European Union is set to enter into force from January 1 …read more Source: Al...

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months
    Dec21

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months

    Sanctions affect Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors, and will remain in force until July 31, 2016 …read more Source: Anadolu...