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    Russian Soldiers Have Given Up Pretending They Are Not Fighting in Ukraine
    Apr02

    Russian Soldiers Have Given Up Pretending They Are Not Fighting in Ukraine

    For the past year, the Kremlin has strenuously denied that its troops are supporting pro-Russia rebels in eastern Ukraine — but fighters on the ground are apparently no longer bothering to keep up the farce. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Russian Trawler Sinks Quickly in Icy Water, at Least 56 Dead
    Apr02

    Russian Trawler Sinks Quickly in Icy Water, at Least 56 Dead

    MOSCOW— A Russian fishing trawler sank in just 15 minutes early Thursday in the icy waters off Russia’s Far East coast, killing at least 56 of its 132 crew members, rescue workers said. The massive trawler Dalny Vostok sank about 4 a.m. local time (1800 GMT Wednesday; 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday) in the Sea of Okhotsk off the Kamchatka Peninsula....

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GOOG)
    Apr02

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GOOG)

    Here’s what you need to know. Yemen’s Houthi fighters and their allies seized part of Aden, a strategic port city. Aden lies near the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, which is one of the world’s oil chokepoints. Most exports from the Persian Gulf that transit the Suez Canal and SUMED Pipeline pass through Bab el-Mandeb. West Texas...

    FP’s Situation Report: Iran talks continue two days past the deadline; Democrats lose an outspoken foreign policy voice; Yemenis turn on Saudi airstrikes; Al-Shabab storms a Kenyan university; and much more from around the world.
    Apr02

    FP’s Situation Report: Iran talks continue two days past the deadline; Democrats lose an outspoken foreign policy voice; Yemenis turn on Saudi airstrikes; Al-Shabab storms a Kenyan university; and much more from around the world.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat Iran talks stretch two days past the March 31 deadline. It is unclear whether Iranian and P5+1 negotiators still have the momentum to get a deal done. But they vowed to try during another round of talks in Switzerland on Thursday. FP’s John Hudson: “And after shelving the delicate discussions earlier...

    At Least 54 Dead After Russian Trawler Sinks Off Kamchatka
    Apr02

    At Least 54 Dead After Russian Trawler Sinks Off Kamchatka

    At least 54 crew on a Russian fishing trawler died and 15 were missing after it sank in freezing waters off the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Western Pacific Ocean late on Wednesday, officials in the area said. Sixty-three of the 132 people on board the Dalniy Vostok were rescued with the sea’s temperature near zero degrees Celsius (32 degrees...

    Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead
    Apr02

    Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead

    A Russian trawler has sunk off the Kamchatka peninsula, with 54 sailors so far confirmed dead. Sixty-three people have been rescued, many suffering from hypothermia, according to officials in Russia’s Far East, but 15 are reported missing. The Dalniy Vostok freezer trawler had 132 people on board when it sank. Seventy-eight of those on...

    No Casualties In Central Kyiv Bomb Blast
    Apr02

    No Casualties In Central Kyiv Bomb Blast

    A bomb exploded in downtown Kyiv early in the morning on April 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Apr02

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are the 10 most important things you should read about in markets today. The EU is about to throw the book at Google. The European Union is going to file antitrust charges against Google in the next few weeks, according to a new report in the Wall Street Journal. The EU has been investigating Google for several years, but now...

    Ukraine Signs New Russian Gas Deal
    Apr02

    Ukraine Signs New Russian Gas Deal

    Kyiv has signed a new agreement to buy Russian gas over the next three months at a price of $248 per thousand cubic meters. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine signs new three-month deal to buy Russian gas: energy ministry
    Apr02

    Ukraine signs new three-month deal to buy Russian gas: energy ministry

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has signed a new agreement to buy Russian gas over the next three months at $248 per thousand cubic meters, the… …read more Source:...