: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Russia’s Colossal New Gas Deal With China Is ‘Putin’s Revenge’
    Nov10

    Russia’s Colossal New Gas Deal With China Is ‘Putin’s Revenge’

    Russia and China just agreed to a second major gas deal, worth slightly less than the $400 billion agreement reached earlier this year, according to Bloomberg. The details of the deal mean Russia will supply China with another 30 billion cubic metres of gas every year for the next three decades through the Altai pipeline, a proposed pipe...

    10 Things You Need To Know Before European Markets Open
    Nov10

    10 Things You Need To Know Before European Markets Open

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know. Chinese Inflation Is At A 5-Year Low. China’s annual consumer inflation remained at a near 5-year low in October at 1.6%. South Korea And China May Have A Trade Deal. South Korea said it has “effectively” reached a free trade agreement with China that will remove or sharply...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Nov10

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Monday. 1. More than 80% of Catalans voted in favour of independence in a symbolic referendum held Sunday, although Spain says it will not recognise the vote. 2. The Netherlands will hold a national memorial service on Monday to commemorate the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, less than...

    In Ukraine, Shelling and Convoys of Armed Trucks Threaten Cease-Fire
    Nov10

    In Ukraine, Shelling and Convoys of Armed Trucks Threaten Cease-Fire

    European monitors confirmed reports of unmarked military vehicles driving through rebel-held territory over the weekend while Donetsk, the region’s biggest city, endured an artillery battle. …read more Source: The New York...

    Heavy Shelling in Donetsk Threatens Fragile Ceasefire
    Nov10

    Heavy Shelling in Donetsk Threatens Fragile Ceasefire

    Heavy shelling on the outskirts of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk threatens a delicate two-month-old ceasefire between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian separatists. It’s the heaviest shelling to hit the region in a month, and residents say they’re afraid. …read more Source: The Boston...

    EU, U.S. Voice Concern Over Ukraine Convoy Reports
    Nov10

    EU, U.S. Voice Concern Over Ukraine Convoy Reports

    The United States and European Union have voiced concern over reports of large convoys of troops and weapons moving through territory controlled by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Nov. 10
    Nov10

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Nov. 10

    Israeli police went on heightened alert Sunday following protests across the country over the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old Arab Israeli who appeared in video footage to be retreating from police. Video footage later emerged, apparently taken from a security camera, showing a man banging on the window of a police vehicle with an object in his...

    Ukraine News: Japan Urges Putin To Respect Ceasefire As Shelling, Unidentified Convoy Hit Rebel-Held Donetsk
    Nov10

    Ukraine News: Japan Urges Putin To Respect Ceasefire As Shelling, Unidentified Convoy Hit Rebel-Held Donetsk

    Violence ramped in Eastern Ukraine Sunday as the rebel-stronghold of Donetsk got hit by some of the heaviest shelling and fighting it has seen in more than a month. It is still unclear who carried out the attack but the presence of an unidentified knot of troops and artillery prompted Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to urge Russian leader...

    East Ukraine gets worst shelling in a month
    Nov10

    East Ukraine gets worst shelling in a month

    East Ukraine’s rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummeled on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month. …read more Source:...

    Gorbachev: Ukraine crisis stokes new cold war
    Nov10

    Gorbachev: Ukraine crisis stokes new cold war

    Mikhail Gorbachev warned that the Ukraine crisis had brought the world to “the brink of a new Cold War”, the FT reports. …read more Source:...