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    Matthew Fisher: The situation in Ukraine tests the limits of Trump’s friendship with Putin
    Feb08

    Matthew Fisher: The situation in Ukraine tests the limits of Trump’s friendship with Putin

    Within hours of a telephone conversation between President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin on January 28, separatist and government forces in eastern Ukraine were hurling thousands of rounds of deadly artillery at each other. The on-again, off-again civil war in Ukraine is now in its third winter. The dubious prize being fought over...

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters

    WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — The Russian embassy in Nigeria says seven Russian sailors and a Ukrainian have been kidnapped from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters. It comes less than three months after three Russians were taken hostage off a ship in Nigerian waters and later freed. Ship hijackings and crew kidnappings are common off Nigeria’s...

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters

    The Russian embassy in Nigeria says seven Russian sailors and a Ukrainian have been kidnapped from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters. It comes less than three months after three … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters

    The Russian embassy in Nigeria says seven Russian sailors and a Ukrainian have been kidnapped from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters. It comes less than three months after three … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers
    Feb08

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech government has decided to double its quota for Ukrainian workers, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek said on Wednesday, due to an acute labor shortage as the economy continues to grow strongly. …read more Source: Libya...

    7 Russian Sailors, 1 Ukrainian Kidnapped in Nigerian Waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian Sailors, 1 Ukrainian Kidnapped in Nigerian Waters

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters, Russian embassy says …read more Source: ABC...

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kiev
    Feb08

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kiev

    BERLIN (AP) ” Germany’s Foreign Ministry has criticized a Ukrainian lawmaker who defaced a part of the Berlin Wall in the grounds of its Kiev embassy.Oleksiy Honcharenko, a member of President Petro Poroshenko’s bloc, sprayed red… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia deploys air defense missiles for massive drills
    Feb08

    Russia deploys air defense missiles for massive drills

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military has deployed its air defense missiles around Moscow as part of massive drills, to practice response to an air attack. The Defense Ministry said S-300 and S-400 air defense missile systems were involved in the drills Wednesday. Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin told foreign military attaches that the...

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers
    Feb08

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech government has decided to double its quota for Ukrainian workers, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek said on Wednesday, due to an acute labor shortage as the economy continues to grow strongly. …read more Source:...

    Pirates kidnap 8 expatriates in Niger Delta
    Feb08

    Pirates kidnap 8 expatriates in Niger Delta

    Russia says seven of its sailors and one Ukrainian have been abducted on Nigeria’s territorial waters. The Russian embassy in Nigeria has asked the Nigerian authorities for assistance in locating… …read more Source:...