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    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy
    Sep16

    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy

    Nikki Haley — the US Ambassador to the UN — attends the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, US, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos BarriaWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will pummel foes and embrace friends in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly next week, keeping the pressure on Washington’s adversaries...

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel

    BERLIN(Reuters) – Any United Nations peacekeepers sent to eastern Ukraine must be granted access to the entirety of the region held by Moscow-backed separatists, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. …read more Source:...

    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy
    Sep16

    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy

    Nikki Haley — the US Ambassador to the UN — attends the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, US, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos BarriaWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will pummel foes and embrace friends in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly next week, keeping the pressure on Washington’s adversaries...

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel

    BERLIN(Reuters) – Any United Nations peacekeepers sent to eastern Ukraine must be granted access to the entirety of the region held by Moscow-backed separatists, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. …read more Source:...

    Russian gas transit through Ukraine ‘top priority’: EU
    Sep16

    Russian gas transit through Ukraine ‘top priority’: EU

    The 28-nation bloc relies on Moscow for about a third of its gas supplies, with half of that amount transiting through Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Poroshenko urges EU not to  reject Ukraine’s aspirations
    Sep16

    Poroshenko urges EU not to reject Ukraine’s aspirations

    KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday urged the European Union (EU) not to close the door on Ukraine’s hopes of joining, insisting it would be a “mistake” in the face of Russian aggression. “It is dangerous to leave the European countries, which strive to become part of the united Europe, in strategic uncertainty,” Poroshenko...

    Russian gas transit through Ukraine ‘top priority’: EU
    Sep16

    Russian gas transit through Ukraine ‘top priority’: EU

    The 28-nation bloc relies on Moscow for about a third of its gas supplies, with half of that amount transiting through Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings
    Sep16

    In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings

    NEW YORK — President Donald Trump will use his debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly next week to offer warmth to the United States’ allies and warnings to its adversaries. “He slaps the right people, he hugs the right people and he comes out very strong in the end,” U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said...

    Vladimir Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Angela Merkel 
    Sep16

    Vladimir Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Angela Merkel 

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Kiev’s new JCC celebrates marriage of elderly couple who met there
    Sep16

    Kiev’s new JCC celebrates marriage of elderly couple who met there

    Maya Serebryanaya and Valeriy Utvenko dancing at the Halom JCC in Kiev, August 2017. (Courtesy of Halom) KIEV, Ukraine (JTA) — Less than a year after it opened, this city’s American-style Jewish community center celebrated the first wedding by a couple who met here: a 68-year-old woman and a 72-year-old man who fell in love during dancing...