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    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks

    President Barack Obama is urging Russian President Vladimir Putin to decrease tensions with Turkey following the shoot-down of a Russian jet by Turkish forces. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia-Turkey Relations Update: Ukraine Offers To Step In With Fruit And Vegetable Ban
    Nov30

    Russia-Turkey Relations Update: Ukraine Offers To Step In With Fruit And Vegetable Ban

    Russia continued to ratchet up sanctions against Turkey Monday announcing a ban on the import of Turkish fruits and vegetables, the Wall Street Journal reported. As sharp words are exchanged between the two trading partners, other countries are already looking to step into the new economic void. …read more Source: International Business...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks

    LE BOURGET, France (AP) — President Barack Obama is urging Russian President Vladimir Putin to decrease tensions with Turkey following the… …read more Source:...

    Monitors Say Elections In Two Eastern Ukraine Cities Held Properly
    Nov30

    Monitors Say Elections In Two Eastern Ukraine Cities Held Properly

    A nongovernmental group of international election monitors says delayed local elections on November 29 were conducted in accordance with laws and regulations in the eastern Ukrainian cities of Mariupol and Krasnoarmiisk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama, Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine During Climate Talks
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine During Climate Talks

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria civil war, Ukraine tensions on sidelines of Paris climate talks …read more Source: ABC...

    Kyiv Says Agreement With Protesters Needed To Restore Crimea’s Power
    Nov30

    Kyiv Says Agreement With Protesters Needed To Restore Crimea’s Power

    Ukraine’s Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn say some electricity deliveries to Crimea can be resumed but that the timing must be agreed with Crimean Tatar activists who are conducting protests along the transmission lines in Ukraine’s Kherson region, just north of the Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    One Week On, Crimean Blackout Continues
    Nov30

    One Week On, Crimean Blackout Continues

    A drive around Simferopol on the evening of November 29 shows the Crimean capital still swathed in darkness, after electricity supplies from Ukraine were disrupted. (RFE/RL’s Tatar-Bashkir Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Nationalists March On Oligarch’s Office
    Nov30

    Ukrainian Nationalists March On Oligarch’s Office

    Riot police prevented a crowd of angry Ukrainian nationalists breaking into the offices of Rinat Akhmetov, one of the country’s most powerful oligarchs. The protesters accuse him of being in league with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada donates mine clearing equipment to Ukraine
    Nov30

    Canada donates mine clearing equipment to Ukraine

    Canada has provided Ukraine with demining equipment worth $2.5 million, Ukraine’s defence ministry announced. On November 28, the Canadian military attache’s representative delivered $2.5-million worth of mine clearance equipment to the Ukrainian military, the statement from the ministry noted. …read more Source: Ottawa...

    Russia’s Terror, War Victims Aren’t Leading Headlines Back Home
    Nov30

    Russia’s Terror, War Victims Aren’t Leading Headlines Back Home

    Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. Did you notice the media forgot all about another story’s basic facts? Tweet @TheWorldPost or let us know on our Facebook page.A Russian passenger jet exploded in midair over Egypt’s Sinai peninsula almost one month ago, plunging 224 people on...