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    EU to adapt its foreign policy to new realities, crises
    Mar04

    EU to adapt its foreign policy to new realities, crises

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is rethinking its foreign policy to better adapt to crises like the ones it faces in Ukraine, Russia and Syria without having to be overly dependent on allies like the United States.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    One killed, dozens trapped after coal mine blast in eastern Ukraine
    Mar04

    One killed, dozens trapped after coal mine blast in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine – An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing at least one miner and trapping more than 30 others underground, rebel and government officials said. One injured miner reported seeing five bodies. The explosion at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk, an eastern city under separatist...

    Dozens of Miners Missing Feared Dead in Rebel East Ukraine
    Mar04

    Dozens of Miners Missing Feared Dead in Rebel East Ukraine

    Dozens of miners were trapped underground and feared dead after a blast on Wednesday at a coal mine in the eastern Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk, with rescuers saying the chance of finding many survivors was slim. Mine officials said the explosion was not linked to fighting at the nearby frontline in the war between Moscow-backed rebels...

    Deadly blast at Ukraine coal mine kills 33
    Mar04

    Deadly blast at Ukraine coal mine kills 33

    Amy R. ConnollyDONETSK, Ukraine, March 4 (UPI) — Some 33 people are dead and at least a dozen are injured in a methane gas explosion in a notoriously dangerous coal mine in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    FP’s Situation Report: Did Bibi outline a path to a deal?; Petraeus completes his fall from grace; Pentagon owns up to Mosul missteps; and much more from around the world.
    Mar04

    FP’s Situation Report: Did Bibi outline a path to a deal?; Petraeus completes his fall from grace; Pentagon owns up to Mosul missteps; and much more from around the world.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat Did Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu open the door to an Iran deal? Democrats are still smarting while Republicans happily endorse Bibi’s divisive speech to Congress. But the Israeli PM might have plotted a path toward an acceptable deal by dropping his previous demands that Iran not enrich...

    Ukraine mine blast kills 1, leaves dozens trapped underground
    Mar04

    Ukraine mine blast kills 1, leaves dozens trapped underground

    The blast occurred at a depth of more than 1,000 metres as 230 workers were in the mine. It is at least the third accident at the Zasyadko mine since 2007. …read more Source: Toronto...

    10 Things to Know for Today
    Mar04

    10 Things to Know for Today

    By The Associated Press read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Coal mine blast in eastern Ukraine kills 1, traps dozens
    Mar04

    Coal mine blast in eastern Ukraine kills 1, traps dozens

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — The speaker of Ukraine’s parliament says he can confirm only one death in a coal-mining accident in the war-torn east, pedaling back on an earlier claim that 32 laborers had died. Volodymyr Groysman told lawmakers that he understood that 32 miners were still unaccounted-for, however, following … …read...

    Ukraine officials: 1 dead, 32 trapped after mine blast
    Mar04

    Ukraine officials: 1 dead, 32 trapped after mine blast

    The explosion happened at the Zasyadko mine in the separatist-controlled city of Donetsk …read more Source: USA...

    Explosion kills 32 miners in eastern Ukraine
    Mar04

    Explosion kills 32 miners in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV (CNN) — At least 32 miners were killed Wednesday in an explosion in Zasyadko mine in the Donetsk region, Ukraine’s state-run Ukrinform news agency reported. Speaker Volodymyr Groysman announced the toll in a statement to Parliament and called for a moment’s silence, Ukrinform said. The explosion occurred just before 6 a.m. local...