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    Russia Asks Dutch Officials to Look into New MH17 Evidence
    Jan15

    Russia Asks Dutch Officials to Look into New MH17 Evidence

    Russian aviation officials say they have uncovered new evidence about the 2014 downing of a Malaysian jet over eastern Ukraine and are asking Dutch investigators to look into the findings.The Dutch Safety Board said in its final report released in October that Malaysia… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Refugees Forced To Leave Russia
    Jan15

    Ukrainian Refugees Forced To Leave Russia

    Some Ukrainian refugees will have to leave Russia by February 1, under new rules imposed last autumn. There are exceptions for those from certain parts of war-torn eastern Ukraine, and others who have applied for and received permission to stay. It’s not clear how many people need to pack their bags, but RFE/RL’s Current Time found...

    Giorgio Gomelsky, Rock Producer Who Gave the Rolling Stones Their Start, Dies at 81
    Jan15

    Giorgio Gomelsky, Rock Producer Who Gave the Rolling Stones Their Start, Dies at 81

    Mr. Gomelsky, who was born on a ship going from Ukraine to Italy, also worked with the Yardbirds early in their career. …read more Source: The New York...

    Hidden sting raises costs for Ukraine in Russian trade war
    Jan15

    Hidden sting raises costs for Ukraine in Russian trade war

    KIEV, Ukraine — With the conflict in Ukraine already having ravaged bilateral trade, Russia canceling a free-trade pact with its former ally wasn’t seen as a big danger. But there was a twist. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    U.S., Russian Top Diplomats To Meet On Ukraine, Syria January 19
    Jan15

    U.S., Russian Top Diplomats To Meet On Ukraine, Syria January 19

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Zurich on January 19 to discuss the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Says No More Power For Crimea Until Rejoins Ukraine
    Jan15

    Poroshenko Says No More Power For Crimea Until Rejoins Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Ukraine is prepared to restore electricity to Crimea after more than a month of severe outages, but only if the peninsula annexed by Russia rejoins Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine
    Jan15

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have agreed to meet for talks on Syria and Ukraine Wednesday in Zurich. The U.S. State Department said Thursday Lavrov and Kerry agreed to meet after speaking by telephone. The Russian foreign ministry said Kerry and Lavrov were talking “on the instructions of the...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016
    Jan14

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Restoration of Sovereignty Top Priority for 2016

    Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, said on Thursday he expected territory in the east held by Russian-backed rebels to return to Ukrainian control before the end of the year. At the same time, he said he hopes to set into motion mechanisms that would lead to the “de-occupation” of Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014. Speaking in Kyiv...

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high
    Jan14

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high

    Western Europe Jewish migration to Israel hits all-time high …read more Source:...

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order
    Jan14

    There Will Be Chaos: Big Oil’s Collapse and the Birth of a New World Order

    The longer such price levels persist, the more devastating the consequences are likely to be. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com here.As 2015 drew to a close, many in the global energy industry were praying that the price of oil would bounce back from the abyss, restoring...