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    Not All Voters Inspired by Ukraine Election
    Oct24

    Not All Voters Inspired by Ukraine Election

    Ukraine’s government is heralding Sunday’s election as a chance to usher in a more trustworthy, Western-oriented legislature. But some voters feel less than inspired, seeing the same old faces and political rot. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    French Court Authorizes Extradition Of Fugitive Kazakh Banker
    Oct24

    French Court Authorizes Extradition Of Fugitive Kazakh Banker

    An appellate court in the French city of Lyon has authorized the extradition of fugitive Kazakh banker Mukhtar Ablyazov …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Putin blames U.S. for destabilizing world order
    Oct24

    Russia’s Putin blames U.S. for destabilizing world order

    MOSCOW–Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of endangering the international order by trying to “remake the whole world” for its own, exclusive interests Friday, and predicted that Ukraine would not be the last conflict the major powers would clash over. Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Putin: Europe Can’t Stop Buying Russian Gas
    Oct24

    Putin: Europe Can’t Stop Buying Russian Gas

    As the crisis in Ukraine continues to grind along and casualties continue to mount, despite the existence of a ceasefire, Russia holds a trump card. Winter is coming and Europe will have little option but to turn to Putin for its gas purchases. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he did not expect European countries to stop buying...

    Putin: Ukraine Not Interested in Dialogue
    Oct24

    Putin: Ukraine Not Interested in Dialogue

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he does not see a desire by the Ukrainian government to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine through dialogue. He spoke Friday in the southern Russian city of Sochi following a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Merkel’s office said she stressed the need for full implementation of the...

    Darth Vader Is Running for Prime Minister of Ukraine, Vowing to Take On Putin
    Oct24

    Darth Vader Is Running for Prime Minister of Ukraine, Vowing to Take On Putin

    As Ukraine continues to struggle with Russian influence in its political affairs, Darth Vader, leader of the Galactic Empire has thrown his hat in the ring of the country’s complex powerplay. Ukraine’s so-called Internet Party has put forward the Star Wars villain as its prime ministerial candidate in Sunday’s nationwide...

    Vladimir Putin accuses U.S. of damaging world order
    Oct24

    Vladimir Putin accuses U.S. of damaging world order

    Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering global security by imposing a “unilateral diktat” on the rest of the world and shifted blame for the Ukraine crisis onto the West. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Putin blasts US in speech, blaming West for conflict in Ukraine
    Oct24

    Putin blasts US in speech, blaming West for conflict in Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin blasted the U.S. in a speech Friday, blaming the West for the conflict in Ukraine and weakening global and regional security. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia still has troops in Ukraine, NATO says
    Oct24

    Russia still has troops in Ukraine, NATO says

    Russia still has troops in eastern Ukraine and retains a very capable force on the border despite a partial withdrawal, NATO’s military commander said on Friday. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    German consumer confidence stops falling: survey
    Oct24

    German consumer confidence stops falling: survey

    Frankfurt (AFP) – Consumer confidence in Germany has stopped falling, as consumers appear to be no longer fazed by economic fallout from geopolitical crises, a new poll found on Friday. Following the recent declines, “consumer sentiment rose again somewhat in October, halting the downward trend,” market research company GfK said...