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    ‘Accident’ at nuclear plant deepens Ukraine’s power crisis
    Dec03

    ‘Accident’ at nuclear plant deepens Ukraine’s power crisis

    ‘I know that an accident has occurred at the Zaporizhye NPP,’ Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian PM reports accident at nuclear power plant
    Dec03

    Ukrainian PM reports accident at nuclear power plant

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said an accident had occurred at a nuclear power plant (NPP) in south-east Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Prime Minister: There Has Been An Accident At A Ukraine Nuclear Plant
    Dec03

    Ukraine Prime Minister: There Has Been An Accident At A Ukraine Nuclear Plant

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday that there has been an accident at a nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, Reuters reports. The incident happened in Zaporozhye. He has instructed the new energy minister to call news conference. Ukraine voted on a new government on Tuesday night. Under President Petro Poroshenko and...

    Kalashnikov fight Russia sanctions with fashion line
    Dec03

    Kalashnikov fight Russia sanctions with fashion line

    Moscow (AFP) – The makers of Russia’s iconic AK-47 assault rifle are moving into fashion to get around Western sanctions on its weapons.At a flashy event in Moscow on Tuesday, Kalashnikov Concern unveiled a new look and a new red-and-black K-shaped logo as guests were handed empty AK bullet magazines.The arms producer was one of the...

    EU, US Present Russia With United Sanctions, Energy Front
    Dec03

    EU, US Present Russia With United Sanctions, Energy Front

    (Reuters) – U.S. and EU leaders on Wednesday will pledge to work together on sanctions and on strengthening Europe and Ukraine’s energy security as they seek to present a united front to Russia, according to a draft document seen by Reuters. …read more Source: International Business...

    Russian ruble extends losses
    Dec03

    Russian ruble extends losses

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ruble has extended a week of decline, fueled by low oil prices and Western sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine’s crisis. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    EU, US present Russia with united sanctions
    Dec03

    EU, US present Russia with united sanctions

    U.S. and EU leaders plan to work together on Russia sanctions and strengthening Europe and Ukraine’s energy security. …read more Source:...

    Russian ruble extends losses
    Dec03

    Russian ruble extends losses

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ruble has extended a week of decline, fueled by low oil prices and Western sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine’s crisis. The ruble’s decline was compounded by falling oil price, crucial for the Russian economy. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Russian ruble extends losses
    Dec03

    Russian ruble extends losses

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ruble has extended a week of decline, fueled by low oil prices and Western sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine’s crisis. …read more Source: U.S....

    Transparency Study Shows Corruption Widespread In Ex-Soviet States, Balkans
    Dec03

    Transparency Study Shows Corruption Widespread In Ex-Soviet States, Balkans

    A new study by the antigraft group Transparency International (TI) suggests that corruption remains rampant across much of the former Soviet Union and the Balkans. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...