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    Merkel throws more shade at Putin, but sides with Russia against Ukraine entering NATO
    Nov26

    Merkel throws more shade at Putin, but sides with Russia against Ukraine entering NATO

    Matt BradwellBERLIN, Nov. 26 (UPI) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel offered strong words for Vladimir Putin, telling parliament there’s no excuse for Putin’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Asia Is on the Brink of a Golden Era. Here’s Why.
    Nov26

    Asia Is on the Brink of a Golden Era. Here’s Why.

    SINGAPORE — Asia will experience a new golden era of peace and prosperity over the next 10 years. The export-led growth model of the past will no longer work for the major Asian economies. Hence, we are unlikely to see a return to double-digit growth. If the major Asian economies, especially China, India and Indonesia, are able to maintain...

    NATO Concerned Over Russian Activity in E. Ukraine
    Nov26

    NATO Concerned Over Russian Activity in E. Ukraine

    NATO’s top military commander says a “large number” of Russian troops are still operating in eastern Ukraine, providing the “backbone” to separatists fighting government forces. U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove spoke to reporters in Kyiv on Wednesday, after meeting with top Ukrainian officials. “Inside Ukraine we still...

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion
    Nov26

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion

    Ukraine has received multiple pledges of military support from Western nations, but has been frustrated by Washington’s reluctance to promise any lethal equipment. The Ukrainian armed advance against rebel forces ground to a halt and was substantially reversed over the summer as government troops found themselves faced by a well-equipped...

    Scenes from Ukraine, then and now
    Nov26

    Scenes from Ukraine, then and now

    KIEV, Ukraine —In the year since the start of the revolution that toppled Ukraine’s president and ushered in a pro-Western government, a lot has changed on the streets of Kiev. See also: A frozen conflict: life in eastern Ukraine A year ago, more than 100 people died in fierce clashes centered around Kreshchatyk, Institutska and...

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion
    Nov26

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — NATO’s top commander says Russia still has enough troops stationed on Ukraine’s border to mount a major incursion, and that it is using its military might to affect politi… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Pro-Russian Party Excluded From Moldova Parliamentary Vote
    Nov26

    Pro-Russian Party Excluded From Moldova Parliamentary Vote

    Moldova’s elections authorities have removed a pro-Russian party from parliamentary elections. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saudis Signal no Push for Oil Cut
    Nov26

    Saudis Signal no Push for Oil Cut

    OPEC leader Saudi Arabia signalled on Wednesday it was unlikely to push for a major change in oil output at the producer group’s meeting this week, a day after Russia refused to cooperate in any production cut. Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said he expected the oil market “to stabilize itself eventually” but did not comment on talks with...

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion
    Nov26

    NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion

    KIEV, Ukraine — NATO’s top commander says Russia still has enough troops stationed on Ukraine’s border to mount a major incursion, and that it is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine.U.S. Gen. Philip Breedlove said Tuesday that a large number of Russian troops are also active inside Ukraine,...

    NATO commander says Russia still braced for incursion into Ukraine
    Nov26

    NATO commander says Russia still braced for incursion into Ukraine

    NATO’s top commander says Russia still has enough troops stationed on Ukraine’s border to mount a major incursion, and that it is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...