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    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:...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree On Draft Schedule Of Disengagement Of Forces In Donbas
    Nov15

    Russia, Ukraine Agree On Draft Schedule Of Disengagement Of Forces In Donbas

    The Russian and Ukrainian heads of the Joint Centre for Control and Co-ordination, or JCCC, have agreed on draft schedule for gradual disengagement of forces along the line of contact in Donbas, in the southeastern region of Ukraine, according to a Special Monitoring Mission report by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, or...

    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...

    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...

    Heavyweight champ Klitschko inches towards Joe Louis’ record
    Nov15

    Heavyweight champ Klitschko inches towards Joe Louis’ record

    Berlin (AFP) – Wladimir Klitschko chases the 17th defence of his world heavyweight crowns against unbeaten Kubrat Pulev on Saturday with the legendary Joe Louis’ record of 25 defences in the division getting closer.The 38-year-old Klitschko has held at least the IBF and IBO heavyweight titles since 2006, adding the WBO title in 2008...

    ‘Get out of Ukraine’: Harper to Putin at G20 Summit in Brisbane
    Nov15

    ‘Get out of Ukraine’: Harper to Putin at G20 Summit in Brisbane

    Watch above: With war waging in Iraq and Syria, and progress from the U.S. and China on climate change, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been forced to broaden his G20 agenda. Mike Le Couteur reports. Prime Minister Stephen Harper had a blunt meeting for Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, as they crossed paths at a private retreat for...

    Russian ‘satellite image’ of MH17 being shot down by fighter jet dismissed as ‘crude fake’
    Nov15

    Russian ‘satellite image’ of MH17 being shot down by fighter jet dismissed as ‘crude fake’

    Russian TV presented the image, said to have been taken moments before the passenger jet crashed in eastern Ukraine, as a smoking gun to confirm how it had been downed …read more Source: Vancouver...

    ‘Cold War’ fears over Ukraine overblown, say experts
    Nov15

    ‘Cold War’ fears over Ukraine overblown, say experts

    Paris (AFP) – Secret “Russian subs” off Sweden, tit-for-tat sanctions, NATO fighters scrambling to intercept Russian warplanes: relations between the West and Moscow over Ukraine have sparked incidents reminiscent of the Cold War that terrified the world for decades. Even Cold War doyen Mikhail Gorbachev used the highly symbolic...

    Fisher: Harper to Putin: ‘Get out of Ukraine’
    Nov15

    Fisher: Harper to Putin: ‘Get out of Ukraine’

    BRISBANE, Australia — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper told Russian leader Vladimir Putin to “get out of Ukraine” when the two leaders met Saturday at a retreat ahead of the G20 leaders’ summit in Brisbane. According to PMO spokesman Jason MacDonald, Harper found […] …read more Source: Vancouver...