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    Behind Ukraine’s Front Lines, A Hospital Struggles To Cope
    Sep28

    Behind Ukraine’s Front Lines, A Hospital Struggles To Cope

    Before a cease-fire took hold in eastern Ukraine, a handful of doctors at Mariupol’s Hospital No. 1 faced a flood of patients wounded at the nearby front in the war with Russia-backed rebels. Caught up in an unexpected conflict, the dilapidated hospital is part of an overstretched system plagued by poor equipment, uncertain loyalties, and...

    What Happened The Last Time Putin Spoke At The United Nations
    Sep28

    What Happened The Last Time Putin Spoke At The United Nations

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to speak at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, where he is returning to the stage after a decade hiatus. A tremendous amount has changed in the world since his address in 2005, but as a look back on that speech shows, much of Putin’s rhetoric remains the same.Back in 2005, Putin kept it...

    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech
    Sep28

    Russian media abuzz with anticipation of Putin’s UN speech

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian media are abuzz with anticipation of President Vladimir Putin’s speech at the UN.Putin is in the United States for the first time since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and threw its support behind separatist rebels in Ukraine. What is more, Russia’s recent military buildup in Syria...

    Russian Media Abuzz with Anticipation of Putin’s UN Speech
    Sep28

    Russian Media Abuzz with Anticipation of Putin’s UN Speech

    Russian media are abuzz with anticipation of President Vladimir Putin’s speech at the UN.Putin is in the United States for the first time since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and threw its support behind separatist rebels in Ukraine. What is more,… …read more Source:...

    Putin and Obama to meet face-to-face at UN over Syria, Ukraine
    Sep28

    Putin and Obama to meet face-to-face at UN over Syria, Ukraine

    Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet today to confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the stubborn crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Obama and Putin to Meet Face-to-Face to Confront Rising Tensions Over Russia’s Military Engagement in Syria, Ukraine
    Sep28

    Obama and Putin to Meet Face-to-Face to Confront Rising Tensions Over Russia’s Military Engagement in Syria, Ukraine

    NEW YORK (AP) — Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday will confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the stubborn crisis in Ukraine. Underscoring their deep differences, the U.S. and Russia couldn’t even agree on the...

    Russia To Consider Restrictions Against Ukraine’s Airlines
    Sep28

    Russia To Consider Restrictions Against Ukraine’s Airlines

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has instructed the Transportation Ministry to consider retaliatory restrictive measures against Ukraine for banning Russian flights. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama, Putin face-to-face to confront deep differences
    Sep28

    Obama, Putin face-to-face to confront deep differences

    Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday will confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the stubborn crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Petro Poroshenko Will Seek to Put Ukraine Conflict Back on U.N.’s Radar
    Sep28

    Petro Poroshenko Will Seek to Put Ukraine Conflict Back on U.N.’s Radar

    The president of Ukraine is scheduled to address the General Assembly on Tuesday at a moment when the crisis in his country has seemed less urgent. …read more Source: The New York...

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT
    Sep28

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Obama, Putin holding rare meeting to confront deep differences on Syria and Ukraine NEW YORK (AP) – Face-to-face for the first time in nearly a year, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday will confront rising tensions over Moscow’s military engagement in Syria, as well as the … …read more...