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    Amid Ukraine crisis, Putin gets icy reception at G-20
    Nov15

    Amid Ukraine crisis, Putin gets icy reception at G-20

    Russian leader reportedly bristled at comment by Canadian prime minister when the two shook hands at summit in Australia …read more Source:...

    Putin To Leave G20 Summit Early After Being Criticized Over Ukraine
    Nov15

    Putin To Leave G20 Summit Early After Being Criticized Over Ukraine

    (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to leave the G20 summit early, a member of his delegation said, after Western leaders blasted Moscow on Saturday for the crisis in Ukraine and threatened more sanctions. The Russian official told Reuters that Putin planned to skip a working session on Sunday at the two-day summit in...

    ‘Get out of Ukraine,’ Harper tells Putin at G20 retreat
    Nov15

    ‘Get out of Ukraine,’ Harper tells Putin at G20 retreat

    The fact that geopolitical tensions are overshadowing “technical” economic discussions shows “the G20 honeymoon is over,” one commentator said. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine orders closure of state services in rebel-held east
    Nov15

    Ukraine orders closure of state services in rebel-held east

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday issued a decree ordering the withdrawal of all state services from the rebel-held east of the country.The order covers services such as schools, hospitals and emergency services, a senior security official speaking on condition of anonymity told AFP.Poroshenko ordered his...

    Ukraine Conflict Disturbs G-20 Summit
    Nov15

    Ukraine Conflict Disturbs G-20 Summit

    Russia and Ukraine take center stage at the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia. NPR’s Scott Simon talks to Moscow correspondent Corey Flintoff about President Putin’s possible chilly reception.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Good cheer masks Ukraine tension at G20 summit
    Nov15

    Good cheer masks Ukraine tension at G20 summit

    Throughout the day, summit participants exuded good cheer and camaraderie. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin plans to leave G20 early after West blasts Russia
    Nov15

    Putin plans to leave G20 early after West blasts Russia

    Obama, European leaders pressure Russia over Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Putin gets cool welcome at G-20; EU to discuss Ukraine with Obama before deciding on sanctions
    Nov15

    Putin gets cool welcome at G-20; EU to discuss Ukraine with Obama before deciding on sanctions

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin faced a chorus of criticism Saturday at a world leaders’ summit, where the escalating conflict between Russia and Ukraine threatened to overshadow talk of global economics. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainians find new weapon in war: Self-reliance
    Nov15

    Ukrainians find new weapon in war: Self-reliance

    As tensions return in east Ukraine, locals say war taught them to fix their own problems. …read more Source: USA...

    World Leaders on Lunch Break at G20
    Nov15

    World Leaders on Lunch Break at G20

    Leaders at the G20 summit had lunch outdoors following discussions at a retreat in Brisbane Parliament House on Saturday (November 15). With global security concerns on the rise in Ukraine and the Middle East, and high profile moves on battling climate change garnering headlines, G20 host Australia has sought to keep the focus on boosting world...