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    Russia breaches nuclear missile treaty; US seeks response
    Dec02

    Russia breaches nuclear missile treaty; US seeks response

    WASHINGTON, United States — Faced with rising pressure from Congress, a U.S. defense official said Tuesday that the Obama administration is pursuing ways to counter Russia’s violation of a key arms control treaty, but actions will be rolled into a broader response to Kremlin aggression in Ukraine and other parts of the world. The U.S. […]...

    Obama tells Russia, Turkey to focus on IS
    Dec02

    Obama tells Russia, Turkey to focus on IS

    LE BOURGET: US President Barack Obama led calls Tuesday for Turkey and Russia to end their dispute over the downing of a Russian fighter jet and focus instead on the real enemy — Islamic State jihadists. It came as Obama’s Pentagon chief said the US would increasingly rely on special operations forces to battle IS fighters in Iraq and...

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach
    Dec02

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, centre, shakes hands with Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at a meeting with defense officials in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Russia will counter NATO’s U.S.-led missile defense program by deploying...

    Power Outage Forces Crimeans to Reconsider Their Enthusiasm for Secession
    Dec02

    Power Outage Forces Crimeans to Reconsider Their Enthusiasm for Secession

    Forced to cook and boil drinking water on open fires since protesters blew out electricity lines on Nov. 22, some Crimeans are beginning to reconsider their vote to secede almost two years ago. …read more Source: The New York...

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach
    Dec02

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. defense official says the Obama administration is pursing ways to counter Russia’s violation of a key arms control treaty, but says actions will be rolled into a broader response to Kremlin aggression in Ukraine and other parts of the world.The U.S. announced last year that Russia is violating the Intermediate-Range...

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach
    Dec02

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. defense official says the Obama administration is pursing ways to counter Russia’s violation of a key arms control treaty, but says actions will be rolled into a broader response to Kremlin aggression in Ukraine and other parts of the world. …read more Source: U.S....

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach
    Dec02

    DoD official: US pursuing response to Russia treaty breach

    Faced with rising pressure from Congress, a U.S. defense official said Tuesday that the Obama administration is pursuing ways to counter Russia’s violation of a key arms control treaty, but actions will be rolled into a broader response to Kremlin aggression in Ukraine and other parts of the world. … Click to Continue » …read more...

    Russia Calls Curbs on Ukraine Imports Likely, Cites EU Pact
    Dec02

    Russia Calls Curbs on Ukraine Imports Likely, Cites EU Pact

    Russia is likely to penalize Ukrainian imports starting in January after European Union-brokered talks failed to find a compromise Tuesday, exactly a month before the launch of an EU-Ukraine free-trade pact that Russia opposes. “It is a very probable scenario that there will not be an agreement before January 1 and the nonpreferential trade...

    Crimean Residents Still Don’t Have Power
    Dec02

    Crimean Residents Still Don’t Have Power

    Residents in the Crimean peninsula have been living without electricity since Nov. 22, when protesters blew up the power lines. …read more Source: The New York...

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets smelling of roses
    Dec02

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets smelling of roses

    LABELLED the emerging market “toxic trio” until not so long ago, the high-yielding bonds of Ukraine, Argentina and Venezuela have come up smelling of roses for those who were brave enough to buy into them at the start of the year. …read more Source: The Business...