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    Western Leaders Confront Putin at G20, Threaten More Sanctions
    Nov15

    Western Leaders Confront Putin at G20, Threaten More Sanctions

    Western leaders warned Vladimir Putin at a G20 summit on Saturday that he risked more economic sanctions if he failed to end Russian backing for separatist rebels in Ukraine. Russia denied any involvement in an escalation of the separatist war in eastern Ukraine, where more than 4,000 people have been killed since April, but faced strong rebukes...

    Russian TV claims photo shows Ukrainian fighter downed Malaysian plane
    Nov15

    Russian TV claims photo shows Ukrainian fighter downed Malaysian plane

    MOSCOW – Russian state television has released a satellite photograph that it claims shows that a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. However, commentators have dismissed the photo as a fake. READ MORE: Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Shooting down ‘most likely’ scenario All 298 people aboard the Boeing 777 were...

    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....

    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. However, commentators have dismissed the photo as a fake…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine’s Financial Outlook Is Gloomy
    Nov15

    Ukraine’s Financial Outlook Is Gloomy

    Ukraine is engulfed in a financial crisis. Without further Western aid, the Kyiv government will run out of money to service its debts. If the situation continues, Ukraine could face possible default on its bonds in four to six months, if Russia demands early repayment on a multibillion-dollar loan it gave Kyiv before the ouster this year of...

    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...

    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...

    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:...

    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...