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    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more
    Nov24

    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley BREAKING: Turkey shot down a Russian jet it says violated Turkish airspace on Tuesday, after Turkish officials say they warned the jet to turn around “10 times within five minutes” when it strayed into Turkish airspace. The Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed that one of its jets was shot … …read...

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout
    Nov24

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 24 (UPI) — Ukraine began a trade boycott of Crimea, as a power blackout in Crimea, caused by the sabotage of the Ukrainian electricity grid, continues. …read more Source: United Press...

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine
    Nov24

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine

    A group of ethnic Poles from Ukraine’s conflict-torn eastern region of Donetsk has arrived in Poland. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Rose Revolution hero runs into a wall of debauchery in Odessa
    Nov24

    Rose Revolution hero runs into a wall of debauchery in Odessa

    When former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili was appointed governor of the Odessa region in May, Ukraine’s president and fawning media hailed the brash, Western-educated reformer as the new sheriff in town who would clean up the Black Sea port’s legendary corruption. You could almost hear… …read more Source: Los...

    Russia To Halt Gas Supplies To Ukraine, Mulling Coal Cuts
    Nov24

    Russia To Halt Gas Supplies To Ukraine, Mulling Coal Cuts

    Russian Energy Minister Aleksandr Novak says Moscow will cut gas supplies to Ukraine for Kyiv’s failure to pay up front for deliveries and might also suspend coal shipments to Ukraine in retaliation for a power blackout of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia says to halt gas supplies to Ukraine, mulling coal cut off over Crimea
    Nov24

    Russia says to halt gas supplies to Ukraine, mulling coal cut off over Crimea

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Moscow would cut gas supplies to Ukraine on Tuesday or Wednesday because Kiev… …read more Source:...

    Russia threatens to cut off gas supply to Ukraine over unpaid deliveries
    Nov24

    Russia threatens to cut off gas supply to Ukraine over unpaid deliveries

    Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says Russia will cut off gas supply to Ukraine “today or tomorrow” over unpaid deliveries. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia threatens gas cut off to Ukraine over debts
    Nov24

    Russia threatens gas cut off to Ukraine over debts

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says Russia will cut off gas supply to Ukraine “today or tomorrow” over unpaid deliveries. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia threatens gas cut off to Ukraine over debts
    Nov24

    Russia threatens gas cut off to Ukraine over debts

    Russian news agencies on Tuesday quoted Novak as saying that Ukraine has pre-paid for gas only once since and that Moscow would have to cut off supplies “today or tomorrow”. Temperatures in Ukraine can drop to as cold as -4 degrees Fahrenheit (-20 degrees Celsius) in winter, and most homes in Ukraine rely on piped gas for central...

    Russia Threatens Gas Cut off to Ukraine Over Debts
    Nov24

    Russia Threatens Gas Cut off to Ukraine Over Debts

    Russia will cut off gas supplies to Ukraine ‘today or tomorrow’ …read more Source: ABC...