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    ‘Smart Sanctions’ on Russia Still Cause Collateral Damage
    Oct19

    ‘Smart Sanctions’ on Russia Still Cause Collateral Damage

    Owned by Sberbank of Russia, Denizbank became an unintended casualty in the geopolitical conflict between Moscow and the West over the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    World War 3: Vladimir Putin Threatens West with Russia’s 5,000 Nuclear Weapons
    Oct19

    World War 3: Vladimir Putin Threatens West with Russia’s 5,000 Nuclear Weapons

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has threatened the West with his country’s 5,000 nuclear warheads. Putin has raised the specter of nuclear war for the third time in the past two months as he and Western countries such as the United States clash over the Ukraine conflict, which has been bringing to light other deep-seated animosity....

    Russia, Ukraine Edge Closer to Gas Deal
    Oct19

    Russia, Ukraine Edge Closer to Gas Deal

    Russia and Ukraine have agreed a price for winter gas supplies, officials from both countries said, moving closer to a deal that would ease concerns that the countries’ dispute could disrupt supplies to Europe via Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia Agrees to Supply Gas for Ukraine as Winter Approaches
    Oct19

    Russia Agrees to Supply Gas for Ukraine as Winter Approaches

    KIEV, Ukraine—The Ukrainian president has said his country has reached an agreement with Russia on supplies of natural gas for the winter. When Russia cut off gas supplies to Ukraine in June over unpaid bills, it raised the risk that Ukraine would be left without heating during the coldest months of the year. It also raised fears that Russia...

    Eastern Ukraine Fighting Kills 4 Civilians
    Oct19

    Eastern Ukraine Fighting Kills 4 Civilians

    Four civilians were killed and nine wounded by shrapnel during fighting on Saturday and Sunday in eastern Ukraine’s separatist stronghold city of Donetsk, local officials said. Pro-Russian rebels and government forces have continued to clash on the city’s outskirts despite a Sept. 5 cease-fire accord that has generally contained...

    Ukraine Says Russia Has Agreed To Supply Gas
    Oct19

    Ukraine Says Russia Has Agreed To Supply Gas

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian president has said his country has reached an agreement with Russia on supplies of natural gas for the winter. When Russia cut off gas supplies to Ukraine in June over unpaid bills, it raised the risk that Ukraine would be left without heating during the coldest months of the year. It also raised fears that...

    Serhiy Zakharov’s New, Grimmer Work
    Oct19

    Serhiy Zakharov’s New, Grimmer Work

    After a month and a half in captivity at the hands of separatists, Donetsk-based artist Serhiy Zakharov has begun working on a comic book about his ordeal. The new pictures are a departure from his satirical approach to the separatists seen in street art in early July. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Germany blames pro-Russian rebels for MH17 crash
    Oct19

    Report: Germany blames pro-Russian rebels for MH17 crash

    Crash over pro-Russian rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine on July 17 killed all 298 passengers …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia Says It Won’t Bow Over Sanctions, Denies Navy Craft In Trouble Off Sweden
    Oct19

    Russia Says It Won’t Bow Over Sanctions, Denies Navy Craft In Trouble Off Sweden

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow will not do the West’s bidding in order to have sanctions removed. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine says Russia has agreed to supply gas
    Oct19

    Ukraine says Russia has agreed to supply gas

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian president says his country has reached an agreement with Russia on supplies of natural gas for the winter. …read more Source: The Bismarck...