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    Podcast: Can Ukraine’s Oligarchs Be Housebroken?
    Mar27

    Podcast: Can Ukraine’s Oligarchs Be Housebroken?

    Petro Poroshenko’s battle with Ihor Kolomoyskiy heralds the start of a tricky and dangerous stage in Ukraine’s post-Euromaidan efforts to build a law-based state. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New Witness of Nemtsov Murder Casts Doubt Over Key Suspect
    Mar27

    New Witness of Nemtsov Murder Casts Doubt Over Key Suspect

    A new witness of the murder of Kremlin-critic Boris Nemtsov, who was gunned down in central Moscow last month, has come forward with a testimony which seemingly implicates a different man from the investigation’s main suspect – Zaur Dadaev, according to Russian press reports. Although it was initially reported that Nemtsov’s...

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers killed in battle for Donetsk airport
    Mar27

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers killed in battle for Donetsk airport

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine have handed over the bodies of 22 government soldiers killed during the fierce, months-long battle over the airport near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia is digging in its heels on its $3 billion loan to Ukraine
    Mar27

    Russia is digging in its heels on its $3 billion loan to Ukraine

    Russia will not negotiate delaying repayment over it’s $3 billion (£2 billion) loan to Ukraine that is due in December. Failure to agree on a restructuring of the debt could result in the Ukrainian government being unable to meet the conditions of its latest bailout package agreed with the International Monetary Fund. The agreement...

    Nigerian Army Takes Boko Haram Capital and Boosts Goodluck Jonathan’s Election Chances
    Mar27

    Nigerian Army Takes Boko Haram Capital and Boosts Goodluck Jonathan’s Election Chances

    The Nigerian army said on Friday that it re-taken the town of Gwoza where the Islamist militant group Boko Haram had maintained its headquarters. “These successful operations have culminated in the dislodgment of terrorists from towns and communities in Adamawa, Yobe and Borno states,” military spokesman Chris Olukolade told the BBC. He said that...

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers
    Mar27

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine have handed over the bodies of 22 government soldiers killed during the fierce, months-long battle over the airport near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Poland suspects Russian flight controllers in 2010 crash that killed president
    Mar27

    Poland suspects Russian flight controllers in 2010 crash that killed president

    Announcement comes at a time when Poland’s ties with Russia are tense over the deadly conflict in neighbouring Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers
    Mar27

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine have handed over the bodies of 22 government soldiers killed during the fierce, months-long battle over the airport near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine Rebels Hand Over Bodies of 22 Govt Soldiers
    Mar27

    Ukraine Rebels Hand Over Bodies of 22 Govt Soldiers

    Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers killed in battle for Donetsk airport …read more Source: ABC...

    Can China Promise Blue Skies for 2022 Winter Olympics?
    Mar27

    Can China Promise Blue Skies for 2022 Winter Olympics?

    With the 2022 Winter Olympics looming, there are only two significant impediments to China’s efforts to host the Games in Beijing: Almaty, Kazakhstan, and the notorious smog that chokes the Chinese capital. This isn’t the first time China has had to struggle against itself to make sure that an international event isn’t...