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    LNG deliveries mulled for Ukrainian market
    Jul15

    LNG deliveries mulled for Ukrainian market

    Daniel J. GraeberHOUSTON, July 15 (UPI) — A Texas-based company, led in part by a former Conoco Phillips veteran, said it was reviewing the prospects of shipping liquefied natural gas to Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Eight Soldiers Reported Killed In East Ukraine
    Jul15

    Eight Soldiers Reported Killed In East Ukraine

    Ukraine says Russian-backed rebels have launched one of their fiercest attacks in the country’s east since the signing of a February deal on a cease-fire, killing eight Ukrainian soldiers and wounding 16 over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    National Post View: Canada-Ukraine free trade agreement is symbolic, but still just and necessary
    Jul15

    National Post View: Canada-Ukraine free trade agreement is symbolic, but still just and necessary

    The free trade deal between Canada and Ukraine announced Tuesday marks a further milestone for the beleaguered country in its struggle for freedom from Russian domination. After the violence and tumult of the past year and a half — the Maidan revolution that outsted the Russian-backed president Viktor Yanukovych in the winter of 2014, the Russian...

    Former Auschwitz Guard, 94, Convicted as Accessory to Murder
    Jul15

    Former Auschwitz Guard, 94, Convicted as Accessory to Murder

    LUENEBURG, Germany—A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served at the Auschwitz death camp was convicted Wednesday on 300,000 counts of accessory to murder and sentenced to four years in prison. Oskar Groening testified during his trial at the state court in Lueneburg, in northern Germany, that he guarded prisoners’ baggage after they...

    Military spokesman: 8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine
    Jul15

    Military spokesman: 8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says eight troops have been killed and 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours. …read more Source: FOX...

    8 Ukrainian Troops Killed, 16 Hurt in War-Torn East Ukraine
    Jul15

    8 Ukrainian Troops Killed, 16 Hurt in War-Torn East Ukraine

    Military spokesman: 8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 hurt in war-torn east Ukraine
    Jul15

    8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 hurt in war-torn east Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says eight troops have been killed and 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine in the past… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine PM ‘adamant’ on striking deal with creditors
    Jul15

    Ukraine PM ‘adamant’ on striking deal with creditors

    OTTAWA — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk delivered a warning Tuesday to private bond-holders that the government “will do everything” in order to ease its massive debt burden. But at the same time he touted a newly minted free trade deal with Canada as a sign the country is open for business. His remarks came at the end of a whirlwind...

    10 stories in Canada we’re watching
    Jul15

    10 stories in Canada we’re watching

    (Justin Tang/CP) Seven stories in the news today, July 15 from The Canadian Press: ALL EYES ON THE CENTRAL BANK The Bank of Canada is set to make its latest rate announcement this morning and update its outlook for the economy. Several economists from Canada’s big banks expect the central bank to cut its key rate, but a drop from the...

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15
    Jul15

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15 from The Canadian Press:———ECONOMISTS EXPECT CENTRAL BANK TO TRIM INTEREST RATEThe Bank of Canada is set to make its latest rate announcement this morning and update its outlook for the economy. Several economists from Canada’s big banks expect the central bank to cut its key rate, but a drop from...