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    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight
    Mar03

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — The relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine visited a… …read more Source:...

    EU condemns Russia over Nemtsov funeral bans
    Mar03

    EU condemns Russia over Nemtsov funeral bans

    BRUSSELS (AP) — EU-Russian relations took a further dip on Tuesday when the European Union strongly condemned Moscow for banning Polish and Latvian lawmakers from entering the country to attend the funeral of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov. European Parliament President Martin Schulz called the bans a “high affront” and said he will intervene...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says
    Mar03

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says

    MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian prison official says the jailed Ukrainian military pilot who has been on a hunger strike for nearly three months is in a stable condition. …read more Source: U.S....

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says
    Mar03

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says

    MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian prison official says the jailed Ukrainian military pilot who has been on a hunger strike for nearly three months is in a stable condition. The comments came a day after the presidents of Ukraine, France and Germany appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin to release Savchenko, who was captured by Russia-backed...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says
    Mar03

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot’s health stable, Russia says

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine is trying to end its dependence on Russian gas at the worst possible time
    Mar03

    Ukraine is trying to end its dependence on Russian gas at the worst possible time

    The government in Kiev is trying to do something that no previous Ukrainian administration has been able to — wean the country off its gas dependence on Russia. In order to do that Kiev will have to remove energy subsidies that the government gives to households, something that its predecessors thought was a political poison pill that would sink...

    MH17 next of kin visit Dutch air base to view wreckage of downed flight
    Mar03

    MH17 next of kin visit Dutch air base to view wreckage of downed flight

    Relatives of people killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine last year have visited a Dutch air base to view wreckage of the plane. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine Hikes Benchmark Interest Rate to 30 Percent
    Mar03

    Ukraine Hikes Benchmark Interest Rate to 30 Percent

    Ukraine hikes benchmark interest rate to 30 percent in bid to halt devaluation, inflation …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine hikes benchmark interest rate to 30 percent in bid to halt devaluation, inflation
    Mar03

    Ukraine hikes benchmark interest rate to 30 percent in bid to halt devaluation, inflation

    Ukraine’s central bank has sharply hiked its benchmark rate to 30 percent, from 19.5 percent, as financial authorities seek to reverse the rapid devaluation of the national currency. …read more Source: FOX...

    Meet the richest person in 34 major countries around the world
    Mar03

    Meet the richest person in 34 major countries around the world

    There are a record 290 newcomers on Forbes’ annual Billionaires List in 2015, but Bill Gates is still the richest person in the world. Even if you can’t be the richest person on the planet, it’s still pretty cool to be the richest person in your country. Many billionaires have held the title of richest in their country for a...