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    Ukraine, U.S. Say Rebel Ouster Of Aid Groups Violates Peace Accord
    Sep26

    Ukraine, U.S. Say Rebel Ouster Of Aid Groups Violates Peace Accord

    Ukraine and the United States condemned a decision by pro-Russian separatists to ban most foreign aid organizations from parts of rebel-held territory, saying the move violated the Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN: Russia-backed rebels in Ukraine expel aid agencies
    Sep26

    UN: Russia-backed rebels in Ukraine expel aid agencies

    MOSCOW (AP) — The UN refugee agency has blasted Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine for shutting the door on international aid. …read more Source: CNS...

    Pope Heads to Philadelphia to Conclude US Trip
    Sep26

    Pope Heads to Philadelphia to Conclude US Trip

    Pope Francis travels to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, the third stop in a U.S. trip that included talks with President Obama, an address to Congress and a Mass in New York City’s famed Madison Square Garden. In Philadelphia, Francis will celebrate Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, visit Independence Mall...

    Russia, Ukraine Reach Deal on Winter Gas Supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine Reach Deal on Winter Gas Supplies

    Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced.Maros Sefcovic, the EU Commission vice president for energy union, said the deal… …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree On New Gas Supply Deal
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine Agree On New Gas Supply Deal

    Russia has agreed to resume gas supplies to Ukraine under a deal reached late on September 25 with the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Sept. 26
    Sep26

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Sept. 26

    Britain said Friday that the U.S. government has decided to release Shaker Aamer, 46, the last British resident imprisoned at the detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The Foreign Office said President Obama has told Congress of his decision, and Amer will be returned to Britain once a 30-day notice period has expired. 2 Russia talks: A...

    U.S. To Make New Diplomatic Push On Syria, Talk To Iran
    Sep26

    U.S. To Make New Diplomatic Push On Syria, Talk To Iran

    WASHINGTON, Sept 25 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will try to launch a new initiative for a political solution in Syria during meetings in New York in the next week, starting with talks with his Iranian counterpart on Saturday, U.S. and other Western officials said.After backing a United Nations peace process that has...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced.Maros Sefcovic, the EU Commission vice president for energy union, said the deal in talks he brokered assured that Ukraine would receive...

    Ukraine to Ban Flights by Major Russian Airlines
    Sep26

    Ukraine to Ban Flights by Major Russian Airlines

    The ban, which would take effect next month, is part of a set of trade sanctions imposed on Russia for supporting a separatist revolt inside Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Russia and Ukraine ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement Friday on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter, a high-ranking European Union official announced. …read more Source: U.S....