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    Ukraine, Russia, and the EU Strike Gas Deal
    Sep28

    Ukraine, Russia, and the EU Strike Gas Deal

    European officials have helped broker a deal between Ukraine and Russia that will guarantee natural gas deliveries this winter. The European Commission announced the agreement: The European Commission, the Russian Federation and Ukraine have agreed on the terms of gas deliveries to Ukraine for the upcoming winter period from the 1st of October...

    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:...

    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...

    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...

    Obama, Putin to have rare meeting to confront differences on Syria, Ukraine
    Sep28

    Obama, Putin to have rare meeting to confront differences on Syria, Ukraine

    To meet on sidelines of annual UN summit, the White House said it would focus on Ukraine, while the Kremlin said Ukraine would be discussed only if time allowed, with Syria dominating discussions …read more Source: The Globe and...