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    France Postpones Decision on Delivery of Mistral Carriers
    Nov25

    France Postpones Decision on Delivery of Mistral Carriers

    French President Francois Hollande delayed indefinitely on Tuesday his decision on whether to deliver the first of two Mistral helicopter carriers ordered by Russia but whose status is in limbo as a result of the conflict in Ukraine. “The President of the Republic considers that the situation in the east of Ukraine still does not permit the...

    France Has Put That Mistral Warship Deal With Russia On Hold
    Nov25

    France Has Put That Mistral Warship Deal With Russia On Hold

    Russian state-owned news service Sputnik News is reporting that French President François Hollande has postponed the sale of its Mistral-class helicopter carriers to Moscow. Here’s the tweet: BREAKING: Hollande puts delivery of first #Mistral warship to Russia on hold — Sputnik (@SputnikInt) November 25, 2014 The news comes after the French...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia

    PARIS – France is suspending the planned delivery of a warship to Russia, citing the “current situation” in eastern Ukraine. In a brief statement Tuesday, the French president’s office announced the suspension, after growing speculation about the contract, which is the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to Russia. The Vladivostok, the...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia

    France is suspending the planned delivery of a warship to Russia, citing the “current situation” in eastern Ukraine. In a brief statement Tuesday, the French president’s office announced the suspension, after growing speculation about the contract, which is the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to Russia. …read more Source:...

    Russian Oil Tsar to Meet OPEC as Saudis Keep Market Guessing
    Nov25

    Russian Oil Tsar to Meet OPEC as Saudis Keep Market Guessing

    Russia’s most powerful oil official, Igor Sechin, was due in Vienna on Tuesday for talks with OPEC members as the group’s leader Saudi Arabia kept the market guessing about its response to flagging oil prices. Sechin, the head of state oil company Rosneft and a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, is expected to meet OPEC...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia, citing ‘current situation’ in Ukraine
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia, citing ‘current situation’ in Ukraine

    France is suspending the planned delivery of a warship to Russia, citing the “current situation” in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia

    PARIS — France suspended the planned delivery of a warship to Russia on Tuesday, after months of growing speculation about what would be the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to the Kremlin.The French president’s office announced the suspension “until further notice” after growing pressure from allies to suspend the sale...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia

    PARIS (AP) — France is suspending the planned delivery of a warship to Russia, citing the “current situation” in eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia
    Nov25

    France suspends delivery of warship to Russia

    PARIS (AP) — France is suspending the planned delivery of a warship to Russia, citing the “current situation” in eastern Ukraine. In a brief statement Tuesday, the French president’s office announced the suspension, after growing speculation about the contract, which is the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to Russia. The...

    Ukraine – The Village On The Front Line
    Nov25

    Ukraine – The Village On The Front Line

    The Ukrainian village of Krysmke lies on the front line. Government forces are dug in around the village, but civilians face frequent artillery fire from Russian-backed separatists. Many feel they have no choice but to stay – and take their chances with the shells falling around them. (Levko Stek, RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service)...