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    Russia threat to world, Obama says
    Nov15

    Russia threat to world, Obama says

    President Obama mentioned the downing of the Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine and the lives lost as he talked about America’s work in confronting world problems. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    ‘Get out of Ukraine,’ Harper tells Putin at G20 retreat
    Nov15

    ‘Get out of Ukraine,’ Harper tells Putin at G20 retreat

    BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA—Prime Minister Stephen Harper wasted little time with diplomatic niceties when he met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 leaders’ private retreat Saturday. In a terse exchange that set the tone for a day of talks and protest, Harper rebuked Putin almost immediately. Harper spokesman Jason MacDonald told Canadian...

    Harper tells Putin to ‘get out of Ukraine’ in G20 encounter
    Nov15

    Harper tells Putin to ‘get out of Ukraine’ in G20 encounter

    Stephen Harper told Russian President Vladimir Putin flatly that he needs “to get out of Ukraine,” when the two met at a Group of 20 summit of major economies in Brisbane. A spokesman for the Canadian Prime Minister relayed the details of the encounter and, according to director of communications Jason MacDonald, “Mr. Putin did not respond...

    Harper arrives in Australia for G20 summit as Russia flexes military muscles
    Nov15

    Harper arrives in Australia for G20 summit as Russia flexes military muscles

    BRISBANE, Australia – Stephen Harper and other G20 leaders kicked off their annual summit in a tense atmosphere dominated by Western anger towards Russian President Vladimir Putin and under pressure to address climate change, fight Ebola and kickstart economic growth. A senior government source said the prime minister has no intention of...

    Harper tells Putin to get “get out of Ukraine”
    Nov15

    Harper tells Putin to get “get out of Ukraine”

    BRISBANE, Australia – Stephen Harper had a showdown with Vladimir Putin on Saturday, telling the Russian leader to “get out of Ukraine” in a dustup at the Group of 20 summit in Australia.Harper’s spokesman, Jason MacDonald, said the prime minister was speaking to a group of G20 leaders at a private leaders’ retreat...

    Canadian PM to Putin: ‘Get out of Ukraine’
    Nov15

    Canadian PM to Putin: ‘Get out of Ukraine’

    When Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper met with Russian president Vladimir Putin Saturday at the G-20 summit, Harper flatly told Putin “to get out of Ukraine.” …read more Source: FOX...

    Obama: US Leads World in Opposing Russian Aggression In Ukraine
    Nov15

    Obama: US Leads World in Opposing Russian Aggression In Ukraine

    U.S. President Barack Obama says the U.S. is leading the world in opposing Russia’s aggression against Ukraine. Speaking Saturday in Australia at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Mr. Obama said Russia is “a threat to the world” as witnessed in the “appalling shoot-down of MH17;” a reference to the downing of...

    Harper tells Putin to get “get out of Ukraine”
    Nov15

    Harper tells Putin to get “get out of Ukraine”

    Harper in Australia for G20 summit as Russia flexes military muscles …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis: Russia’s Agression ‘Appalling’ Says Obama
    Nov15

    Ukraine Crisis: Russia’s Agression ‘Appalling’ Says Obama

    By Ian Chua and Matt Siegel BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Saturday that Russia’s aggression against Ukraine was “appalling” and a threat to the world, while European nations threatened further sanctions against Moscow if it did not end the flow of weapons and troops. Speaking on the...

    Russian chill permeates G20 as climate campaign revives
    Nov15

    Russian chill permeates G20 as climate campaign revives

    Brisbane (Australia) (AFP) – Russia’s Cold War-style standoff with the West sent a chill through G20 summit talks on Saturday, as an ambitious new push on climate change undermined host Australia’s focus on action to heat up the world economy.Along with the Ukraine crisis, a surprise pact by the United States and China on global...