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    Fury slightly heavier than Klitschko ahead of bout
    Nov27

    Fury slightly heavier than Klitschko ahead of bout

    ESSEN, Germany (AP) — Tyson Fury will hold a slight weight advantage over Wladimir Klitschko when he takes on the Ukrainian for his heavyweight titles in Duesseldorf on Saturday night. …read more Source: U.S....

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project
    Nov27

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project

    PRAGUE (AP) — Slovakia’s economy minister says his country will join forces with other Central and Eastern members of the European Union to protest a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany.The plan, known as Nord Stream 2, already received angry reactions from some, including Ukraine and...

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project
    Nov27

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project

    PRAGUE (AP) — Slovakia’s economy minister says his country will join forces with other Central and Eastern members of the European Union to protest a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany. The plan, known as Nord Stream 2, already received angry reactions from some, including Ukraine and...

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine
    Nov27

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine

    Ukraine’s energy minister has told the parliament in Kyiv that Russia has begun to restrict coal supplies to Ukraine, days after the Kremlin threatened to punish Kyiv for a power blackout of Russian-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ten Members Say Nord Stream Extension Not In EU Interests
    Nov27

    Ten Members Say Nord Stream Extension Not In EU Interests

    Ten European governments — the easternmost members of the European Union — have complained in a letter that Russia’s plans to extend its natural-gas link to Germany run counter to EU interests and risk further destabilizing Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Memo to Putin: Syria Is Turkey’s Ukraine
    Nov27

    Memo to Putin: Syria Is Turkey’s Ukraine

    What would Putin do if NATO jets were bombing Russian-backed rebels? …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Russia in standoff over destruction of power lines
    Nov27

    Ukraine, Russia in standoff over destruction of power lines

    Tatar activists and Ukrainian nationalists attack repair crews seeking to restore felled pylons. …read more Source: Toronto...

    The economic stakes of the standoff between Russia and Turkey
    Nov26

    The economic stakes of the standoff between Russia and Turkey

    A still image from video shown by the HaberTurk TV shows a burning trail as a plane comes down. (HABERTURK TV CHANNEL/EPA/CP) MOSCOW — Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major investment projects. Since the plane was shot down Tuesday on the...

    In Response To Turkey’s Aggression, Russia Plans to Retaliate With a Number of Economic Sanctions
    Nov26

    In Response To Turkey’s Aggression, Russia Plans to Retaliate With a Number of Economic Sanctions

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major investment projects. Since the plane was shot down Tuesday on the Syria-Turkey border, Russia has already restricted tourism, left Turkish trucks stranded at the border and confiscated large...

    Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over Jet
    Nov26

    Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over Jet

    By Humeyra Pamuk and Vladimir SoldatkinISTANBUL/MOSCOW, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as “emotional” and “unfitting.”In an escalating...