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    Russian TV claims photo shows Ukrainian fighter downed Malaysian plane; bloggers call it fake
    Nov15

    Russian TV claims photo shows Ukrainian fighter downed Malaysian plane; bloggers call it fake

    Russian state television has released a satellite photograph that it claims shows that a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian TV claims it has photo of downing of MH17
    Nov15

    Russian TV claims it has photo of downing of MH17

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian state television has released a satellite photograph that it claims shows that a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The photo released Friday by Russia’s Channel One and Rossiya TV stations purportedly shows a Ukrainian fighter plane firing an air-to-air missile in the direction of the MH17....

    Cameron and Putin have frank exchange about Ukraine
    Nov15

    Cameron and Putin have frank exchange about Ukraine

    UPI StaffBRISBANE, Australia, Nov. 15 (UPI) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and British Prime Minister David Cameron were said to have had a robust talk about Ukraine on the sidelines of the G20 summit. …read more Source: United Press...

    Putin Will Leave G20 Summit Early After West Blasts Moscow Over Ukraine
    Nov15

    Putin Will Leave G20 Summit Early After West Blasts Moscow Over Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to leave the G20 summit early after Western leaders lambasted him Saturday over the crisis in Ukraine and threatened further sanctions. Russia has been accused of escalating military activity and supplying troops and weaponry to the insurgency in the eastern part of Ukraine, where fighting has claimed the...

    Ukraine to Close State Offices in Rebel-Held East
    Nov15

    Ukraine to Close State Offices in Rebel-Held East

    With a cease-fire between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists barely holding, Ukrainian leaders are taking steps to end certain services in the east. …read more Source:...

    As Criticism Mounts, Putin Camp Floats Early Exit From G20 Summit
    Nov15

    As Criticism Mounts, Putin Camp Floats Early Exit From G20 Summit

    Amid blunt criticism of Moscow’s actions in Ukraine from Western leaders, the Kremlin has denied a report that Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to leave a G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, earlier than planned. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    This Week In Pictures: Faith In Practice Around The World, November 9 – 15
    Nov15

    This Week In Pictures: Faith In Practice Around The World, November 9 – 15

    Humans express their faith in a multitude of ways. These photos capture the diversity within faith practices that happen in our world in the span of just one week.Sofia, Bulgaria: November 11 Bulgarian Orthodox Church members commemorate Saint Mina (Saint Menas). Hundreds of people light candles and pray before the miraculous icon in the...

    Russia Expels German Diplomat
    Nov15

    Russia Expels German Diplomat

    Russia expelled a German diplomat in Moscow in retaliation for Berlin ordering the departure of a suspected Russian spy, a German official said, as tensions escalated between the two countries over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin plans to leave G20 early after West blasts Russia
    Nov15

    Putin plans to leave G20 early after West blasts Russia

    Vladimir Putin is quitting a Group of 20 summit early after facing heavy criticism over what Western forces say are Russian combat troops entering Ukraine. The reception for Mr. Putin in Brisbane included sharp rebukes from Stephen Harper and Barack Obama. The Canadian Prime Minister told Mr. Putin flatly that he needs “to get out of Ukraine,”...

    Vladimir Putin Gets Cool G-20 Welcome Over Ukraine Conflict
    Nov15

    Vladimir Putin Gets Cool G-20 Welcome Over Ukraine Conflict

    Mr, Putin faced a chorus of criticism at a world leaders’ summit, where the fighting in Ukraine threatened to overshadow talk of global economics. …read more Source: The New York...