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    Russia to Keep Oil Output Near Record Levels in 2015
    Feb03

    Russia to Keep Oil Output Near Record Levels in 2015

    The twin traumas of an economy-crippling oil price collapse and Western sanctions hobbling energy firms will not deflect Russia from keeping oil output near a record high this year, companies, officials and analysts say. Russia will likely continue to fend off Saudi Arabia as the world’s top oil producer until a predicted longer-term output...

    A Rise In The Civilian Death Toll As Ukraine Fighting Increases
    Feb03

    A Rise In The Civilian Death Toll As Ukraine Fighting Increases

    At least eight civilians have been killed in the past 24 hours and 22 wounded in fighting between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian troops in the separatist stronghold of Donetsk.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Amb. Marc Ginsberg: Democrats Split With Obama On Putin
    Feb03

    Amb. Marc Ginsberg: Democrats Split With Obama On Putin

    …read more Source: The Washington Free...

    Is Ukraine Fascist?
    Feb03

    Is Ukraine Fascist?

    So which is it? Is Ukraine a hotbed of fascism, as the Kremlin and its supporters insist? Or is it a tolerant democracy, as Kiev and its supporters insist? The issue is important to sort out since members of the new Greek government, including Prime Minister Tsipsas, have suggested in the recent past that the new government in Kiev has...

    Poland ready to sell weapons to Ukraine
    Feb03

    Poland ready to sell weapons to Ukraine

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland says it’s ready to sell weapons to neighboring Ukraine, as the U.S. weighs whether to offer Kiev armaments in support of its struggle against pro-Russia rebels. Foreign Ministry spokesman Marcin Wojciechowski said Tuesday that Poland was ready to sell armaments to Ukraine in a commercial deal. He didn’t...

    Russian Treason Suspect Released, Ordered Not To Leave City
    Feb03

    Russian Treason Suspect Released, Ordered Not To Leave City

    A lawyer for a Russian woman accused of treason for allegedly reporting to the Ukrainian Embassy about possible troop movements says his client will be released from custody by the end of February 3. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland ready to sell weapons to Ukraine in commercial deal, as US weighs sending weapons there
    Feb03

    Poland ready to sell weapons to Ukraine in commercial deal, as US weighs sending weapons there

    Poland says it’s ready to sell weapons to neighboring Ukraine, as the U.S. weighs whether to offer Kiev armaments in support of its struggle against pro-Russia rebels. …read more Source: FOX...

    Foreign Minister John Baird steps down from cabinet, won’t run again
    Feb03

    Foreign Minister John Baird steps down from cabinet, won’t run again

    Ottawa MP John Baird, the longest-serving foreign affairs minister Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government has ever known, officially resigned from cabinet Tuesday morning and will step down as MP for Ottawa West-Nepean in the coming weeks. A grinning Baird told the House of Commons,“Let me start by saying how overwhelmingly optimistic I...

    Relief official: 5 million people affected by Ukraine conflict, UN trying to boost aid work
    Feb03

    Relief official: 5 million people affected by Ukraine conflict, UN trying to boost aid work

    U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    Lawyer Says Ukrainian Pilot ‘Dying Slowly’ In Russian Jail
    Feb03

    Lawyer Says Ukrainian Pilot ‘Dying Slowly’ In Russian Jail

    A lawyer for Nadia Savchenko says the captured Ukrainian Air Force pilot is “dying slowly” in a Russian prison after 50 days on a hunger strike. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...