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    Joe Biden Urges Lawmakers in Ukraine to Fulfill Promise of Uprising
    Dec08

    Joe Biden Urges Lawmakers in Ukraine to Fulfill Promise of Uprising

    The American vice president, addressing the Parliament in Kiev, called on politicians to limit the power of business moguls and to reject self-interest. …read more Source: The New York...

    Air France to resume flights to Tehran after nuclear deal
    Dec08

    Air France to resume flights to Tehran after nuclear deal

    PARIS (AP) — Air France will resume flights to Tehran for the first time in more than seven years, as part of resuming European trade with Iran following a hard-fought deal to curb its nuclear activities. The airline announced in a statement Tuesday that it “is supporting the resumption of commercial exchange with Iran” and will operate flights...

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption
    Dec08

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden in his speech at the Ukrainian Parliament has warned Kiev against backsliding in the fight against corruption. Biden said on Tuesday that Ukraine should do more to fight corruption or it will lose international support. Pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych fled the country in February 2014 following months of...

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption
    Dec08

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned Ukraine against backsliding in the fight against corruption. In a speech at the Ukrainian Parliament, Biden said Ukraine should do more to fight corruption or it will lose international support. Biden, who has been in Kiev since Sunday, previously assured Ukraine of U.S. support...

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption
    Dec08

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned Ukraine against backsliding in the fight against corruption. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft
    Dec08

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A prosecutor in southern Poland says a Ukrainian man has been put under arrest on a request from the U.S. where he is wanted on suspicion of stealing and laundering at least $10 million. Boguslaw Marcinkowska, spokeswoman for the prosecutors in Krakow, said Tuesday that the 45-year-old man, identified only as Oleksander K.,...

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption
    Dec08

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption

    US Vice President Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption …read more Source: ABC...

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft
    Dec08

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft

    A prosecutor in southern Poland says a Ukrainian man has been put under arrest on a request from the U.S. where he is wanted on suspicion of stealing and laundering at least $10 million. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Biden Tells Ukraine’s Parliament U.S. ‘Will Never Recognize’ Crimea Annexation
    Dec08

    Biden Tells Ukraine’s Parliament U.S. ‘Will Never Recognize’ Crimea Annexation

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has told lawmakers in Ukraine’s parliament that “Russia is occupying sovereign Ukrainian territory” in Crimea and has violated international law by illegally annexing the Ukrainian peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine resumes electricity supplies to Crimea
    Dec08

    Ukraine resumes electricity supplies to Crimea

    The administration in Ukraine’s Kherson region says that Ukraine has restored electricity to the Russian-occupied Crimean peninsula. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...