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    Ukraine says it will probe school shelling that left 2 teenagers dead in rebel-control east
    Nov06

    Ukraine says it will probe school shelling that left 2 teenagers dead in rebel-control east

    Authorities in Ukraine say security services will investigate the shelling of a school in the rebel-held east that left two teenagers dead and four others injured. …read more Source: FOX...

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring, and what lies ahead as the sides try to implement it
    Nov06

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring, and what lies ahead as the sides try to implement it

    Two months after Ukraine signed a truce with pro-Russian rebels, daily fighting continues in the east and other key conditions of the deal haven’t been met. …read more Source: FOX...

    Germany Made Its Own Mess
    Nov06

    Germany Made Its Own Mess

    Germany’s awful industrial production figures released on Thursday are yet another reminder that the outlook for Europe’s largest economy is increasingly looking grim. Unfortunately for Berlin, the country’s problems are largely of its own making, as it ignored the plight of its eurozone neighbours. Production rose just 0.8% in...

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring
    Nov06

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two months after Ukraine signed a truce with pro-Russian rebels, daily fighting continues in the east and other key conditions of the deal haven’t been met. Despite persisting hostilities, Russia and Ukraine have struck a multibillion-dollar gas deal that has eased fears that Russian gas supply to Europe might be...

    Ukraine says it will probe school shelling in east
    Nov06

    Ukraine says it will probe school shelling in east

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Authorities in Ukraine say security services will investigate the shelling of a school in the rebel-held east that left two teenagers dead and four others injured…. …read more Source: Associated...

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring
    Nov06

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring

    Despite persisting hostilities, Russia and Ukraine have struck a multibillion-dollar gas deal that has eased fears that Russian gas supply to Europe might be disrupted. Negotiators from Russia, Ukraine, the pro-Russian rebels and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe signed a cease-fire deal in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, on...

    Effigies of Scottish leader spark complaints
    Nov06

    Effigies of Scottish leader spark complaints

    Each year the town’s Bonfire Societies torch elaborate likenesses of prominent people to mark the anniversary of Guy Fawkes’ failed 1605 plot to blow up Parliament. The Lewes event also included an effigy of Russian President Vladimir Putin, topless, riding the Malaysia Airlines jet downed over Ukraine. …read more Source: San...

    Australian leader to confront Putin over MH17
    Nov06

    Australian leader to confront Putin over MH17

    Tony Abbott says he’s determined to demand Russia’s full cooperation in probe into shoot down of jet over Ukraine …read more Source:...

    EU’s Mogherini says more sanctions on Russia possible over eastern Ukraine
    Nov06

    EU’s Mogherini says more sanctions on Russia possible over eastern Ukraine

    The European Union’s new foreign policy chief condemned the recent rebel-held elections in eastern Ukraine as “illegal and illegitimate” and said that the bloc could pursue further sanctions against Russia as it seeks to preserve Ukraine’s territorial sovereignty. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine imposes passport controls around rebel area
    Nov06

    Ukraine imposes passport controls around rebel area

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine announced Thursday that anyone crossing in or out of areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country will have to show a passport.The rule, announced by the border guards service, was aimed at sealing off the separatist region in what will de facto become an internal border in the seven-month...