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    Work starts in Ukraine to collect wreckage of MH17
    Nov16

    Work starts in Ukraine to collect wreckage of MH17

    Recovery workers in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine have started collecting debris from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, four months after the plane was brought down. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Fisher: Putin exits G20 early after fracas with Harper over annexation, invasion
    Nov16

    Fisher: Putin exits G20 early after fracas with Harper over annexation, invasion

    BRISBANE, Australia – Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin skipped the final working session of the G20 leaders’ summit Sunday and hightailed it to the airport to return to Moscow hours before any of his colleagues left town. What the Russian strongman left in his wake was a conference ostensibly about the noble goal of creating $2...

    Removal of MH17 wreckage starts in rebel-held east Ukraine
    Nov16

    Removal of MH17 wreckage starts in rebel-held east Ukraine

    Grabove (Ukraine) (AFP) – Work began Sunday to remove the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, four months after it was shot down claiming 298 lives.An AFP journalist saw workers from the emergency ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic begin cutting pieces of the...

    Operation to recover Malaysia Airlines plane wreckage starts in Ukraine’s rebel-held east
    Nov16

    Operation to recover Malaysia Airlines plane wreckage starts in Ukraine’s rebel-held east

    Recovery workers in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine have started collecting debris from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, four months after the plane was brought down. …read more Source: FOX...

    News of the Day From Across the Globe
    Nov16

    News of the Day From Across the Globe

    Chhattisgarh state’s health minister said a preliminary finding suggested that a poisonous chemical compound, zinc phosphate, got mixed with the drugs at the manufacturing firm whose owner has been arrested. The United Arab Emirates has issued a list designating the Muslim Brotherhood and dozens of other Islamist groups as terrorist...

    Putin Leaves Before Official End of G20
    Nov16

    Putin Leaves Before Official End of G20

    Russian President Vladimir Putin departs Brisbane on Sunday (November 16) before the formal end of the two-day G20 summit, where he came under pressure from leaders over the Ukraine crisis. Putin said he was leaving before the release of the official communiqué because of the long flight to Russia and he wanted to get some sleep. He was seen...

    G20 plan to boost global growth overshadowed by Ukraine crisis
    Nov16

    G20 plan to boost global growth overshadowed by Ukraine crisis

    The meeting of major world leaders in Australia resulted in Russian President Vladimir Putin facing threats of new sanctions …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Harper says he won’t drop Ukraine
    Nov16

    Harper says he won’t drop Ukraine

    BRISBANE, Australia – Stephen Harper said it’s important to keep up the pressure on Russia while discussing his celebrated showdown with Vladimir Putin at the end of Group of 20 summit in Australia.The prime minister grinned when asked about his admonishment to Putin to get out of Ukraine, though quickly checked himself.Harper told...

    G20 Plan: Boost global GDP by $2 trillion, improve gender equality
    Nov16

    G20 Plan: Boost global GDP by $2 trillion, improve gender equality

    Under pressure to jolt the stubbornly lethargic world economy, leaders of G20 nations in Brisbane, Australia on Sunday finalized a plan to boost global GDP by more than $2 trillion over five years by investing in infrastructure and increasing trade. The G20 communique says if the $2 trillion initiative is fully implemented it would lift global...

    Obama accuses Putin of not living up to ceasefire
    Nov16

    Obama accuses Putin of not living up to ceasefire

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — President Barack Obama on Sunday bluntly accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of not living up to a cease-fire agreement in Ukraine, but offered no new plans for how the West might change his calculus…. …read more Source: Associated...