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    Ukraine and Russia take $3bn bond case to UK court
    Jan17

    Ukraine and Russia take $3bn bond case to UK court

    Kiev argues claim against it for default is part of strategy of oppression by Moscow …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine files suit against Russia in Hague court for ‘aggression’
    Jan17

    Ukraine files suit against Russia in Hague court for ‘aggression’

    Allen ConeJan. 17 (UPI) — Ukraine filed lawsuit against Russia with the International Court of Justice in the Hague, accusing it of “acts of terrorism and discrimination.” …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine sues Russia over Crimea annexation and on-going war
    Jan17

    Ukraine sues Russia over Crimea annexation and on-going war

    …read more Source: The...

    People who ordered the dossier on Donald Trump are ‘worse than prostitutes’: Vladimir Putin
    Jan17

    People who ordered the dossier on Donald Trump are ‘worse than prostitutes’: Vladimir Putin

    Moscow, Jan 17: Referring to the dossier which was ordered on President-elect Donald Trump, Russian president Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that people who ordered the dossier on Donald Trump are ‘worse than prostitutes’ and said the outgoing U.S administration has been trying to undermine President-elect by spreading fake allegations. The...

    Ukraine Sues Russia in International Court Over Support for Separatists
    Jan17

    Ukraine Sues Russia in International Court Over Support for Separatists

    Ukraine filed a lawsuit late Monday against Russia in the United Nation’s highest court over its occupation of the Crimean Peninsula, demanding Moscow immediately stop sending money and weapons to separatists in Ukraine. Ukraine filed the case in the International Court of Justice, charging that the Russian Federation has financed acts of...

    U.S. Ambassador To UN Says Russia ‘Tearing Down’ World Order
    Jan17

    U.S. Ambassador To UN Says Russia ‘Tearing Down’ World Order

    The outgoing U.S. ambassador to the United Nations has accused Russia of engaging in aggressive and destabilizing actions that she says are threatening the rules-based international order. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Libya turns into an arena for conflict between Russia and the West
    Jan17

    Libya turns into an arena for conflict between Russia and the West

    It seems that Libya has been drawn into a new phase of international conflict between Russia and the West, especially after Russian warships arrived in Libyan waters. This occurred amid expectations of Moscow seeking to establish a military base in Libya, as well as Italy’s deployment of military units in Tripoli under the pretext of...

    With friends like these: Donald Trump’s anti-NATO and anti-EU stance scaring America’s European allies
    Jan17

    With friends like these: Donald Trump’s anti-NATO and anti-EU stance scaring America’s European allies

    Angela Merkel; Donald Trump (Credit: Getty/Odd Andersen/Reuters/Chris Keane) President-elect Donald Trump has alarmed America’s European allies with proclamations against NATO and the European Union that are worrying for most of Europe — but are being applauded by Vladimir Putin’s Russia. “People want their own identity, so if you ask...

    ‘It’s the Crimea model’: Kosovo accuses Serbia of seeking to annex province
    Jan17

    ‘It’s the Crimea model’: Kosovo accuses Serbia of seeking to annex province

    Kosovo officially declared independence from Serbia in 2008. The Muslim-majority nation had been administered by the United Nations since 1999, when NATO bombed Serbia — a move that forced then-President Slobodan Milosevic to withdraw his troops from the breakaway province. Now, almost 20 years after Kosovo first broke with Serbia and a decade...

    Emerging stock markets, currencies rise
    Jan17

    Emerging stock markets, currencies rise

    Dollar weakness and Turkish central bank liquidity tightening provided some support to the Turkish lira yesterday, whilst a move lower in US treasury yields improved risk appetite, boosting emerging equities. Some of the most beaten-down emerging market currencies, such as the lira and the Mexican peso, made some decent gains in early trading...