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    Dozens with Polish descent evacuated from eastern Ukraine, with Warsaw’s aid
    Jan13

    Dozens with Polish descent evacuated from eastern Ukraine, with Warsaw’s aid

    A group of Ukrainian citizens of Polish descent and their families have been evacuated from war-torn eastern Ukraine to Poland, with government aid. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin Not Invited To Auschwitz Event: Kremlin
    Jan13

    Putin Not Invited To Auschwitz Event: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin will not travel to a ceremony in Poland marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi Auschwitz death camp, the Kremlin said Tuesday, a decision that reflects a chill in Russian ties with the West. Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said on Ekho Moskvy radio that the president...

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint
    Jan13

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian officials say 10 civilians have been killed and a further 13 wounded in rebel shelling of a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine.The Donetsk regional administration answering to the central government in Kiev said in a statement that the rebels shelled the checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha in the Donetsk region...

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint
    Jan13

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say 10 civilians have been killed and a further 13 wounded in rebel shelling of a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine. The Donetsk regional administration answering to the central government in Kiev said in a statement that the rebels shelled the checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha in the Donetsk...

    Ukrainian officials: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of Ukrainian military checkpoint
    Jan13

    Ukrainian officials: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of Ukrainian military checkpoint

    Ukrainian officials say 10 civilians have been killed and a further 13 wounded in rebel shelling of a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint
    Jan13

    Ukraine: 10 civilians die in rebel shelling of checkpoint

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say 10 civilians have been killed and a further 13 wounded in rebel shelling of a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine. The Donetsk regional administration answering to the central government in Kiev said in a statement that the rebels shelled the checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha in the Donetsk...

    Karimov: Uzbekistan Will Never Join Soviet-Style Alliance
    Jan13

    Karimov: Uzbekistan Will Never Join Soviet-Style Alliance

    Uzbek President Islam Karimov says his country will never join any “alliance similar to the U.S.S.R.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The State Of Global Monetary Policy In A Chart And A Map
    Jan13

    The State Of Global Monetary Policy In A Chart And A Map

    Monetary policy is far from uniform around the world. In the developed western economies, the US and the UK are slowly shifting from very loose policy to gradually tighter policy. The European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan look to ease further. Even the People’s Bank of China has an easing bias. Meanwhile, central bankers in Russia,...

    FP’s Situation Report: ‘Charlie Hebdo’ investigation focuses on al Qaeda and the Islamic State; A new threat to France emerges from North Africa; U.S. military social media accounts breached by alleged Islamic State hackers; and much more.
    Jan13

    FP’s Situation Report: ‘Charlie Hebdo’ investigation focuses on al Qaeda and the Islamic State; A new threat to France emerges from North Africa; U.S. military social media accounts breached by alleged Islamic State hackers; and much more.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat The Charlie Hebdo investigation focuses on the attackers’ possible connections to al Qaeda and the Islamic State. French authorities are looking into a video of Amedy Coulibaly, the 32-year-old man who killed four people at a kosher grocery store in Paris Friday, in which he pledges allegiance to the...

    Ukraine Summit Called Off Over Lack of Progress
    Jan13

    Ukraine Summit Called Off Over Lack of Progress

    Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France have scrapped plans for a summit this week on the conflict in Ukraine because of a lack of progress in implementing a four-month-old ceasefire agreement. With bloodshed continuing between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists, there was no sign of when a new attempt at a big-power meeting...