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    Turkey and Russia: Erdogan’s and Putin’s Dangerous Gambit
    Nov27

    Turkey and Russia: Erdogan’s and Putin’s Dangerous Gambit

    Russian SU-24 jet disintegrates in midair after being struck by a Sidewinder missile from a Turkish F-16 fighter. Photo courtesy Iran Press TV On November 24, 2015, A Turkish F-16 fighter used a sidewinder air to air missile to shoot down a Russian SU-24 fighter bomber for straying into Turkish airspace over Hatay province. The pilot, Lt. Col....

    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.The undefeated British fighter (24 wins, 18 KOs) weighed in at 112 kilograms (247 pounds), while Klitschko came in at 111.5 kilos (246 pounds) on Friday.The...

    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...