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    Ukrainians gear up for winter without Russian gas
    Sep30

    Ukrainians gear up for winter without Russian gas

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — For Alexei Polezhai, who sells water heaters and wood-burning stoves at his two shops in Kiev, sales this fall have been remarkably good considering the dramatic collapse in the rest of the Ukrainian economy this year. Whereas Oct. 1 typically is the date when central heating is turned on for the winter, first in public...

    Ukrainians rush to prepare for a cold winter without Russian gas if talks fail
    Sep30

    Ukrainians rush to prepare for a cold winter without Russian gas if talks fail

    For Alexei Polezhai, who sells water heaters and wood-burning stoves at his two shops in Kyiv, sales this fall have been remarkably good considering the dramatic collapse in rest of the Ukrainian economy this year. …read more Source: CTV...

    Nadal returns in style, Djokovic wins in China
    Sep30

    Nadal returns in style, Djokovic wins in China

    Beijing (AFP) – Rafael Nadal made an emphatic return to singles competition Tuesday after being sidelined for three months, sweeping aside Richard Gasquet of France in the $5.4 million China Open.The 14-times Grand Slam winner won his first round match in Beijing 6-4, 6-0, overcoming sporadic resistance in the first set before crushing his...

    Crimea’s Authorities Probe Kidnapping Of Two Tatars
    Sep30

    Crimea’s Authorities Probe Kidnapping Of Two Tatars

    The Crimean office of Russia’s Investigative Committee says it has launched an investigation into the apparent kidnapping of two Crimean Tatars. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Told to Pay $3.9 Billion to Resume Gas Supplies
    Sep30

    Ukraine Told to Pay $3.9 Billion to Resume Gas Supplies

    Ukraine must pay $3.9 billion if it wants Moscow to resume supplies of natural gas, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak said. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia hopes for Ukraine gas deal this week
    Sep30

    Russia hopes for Ukraine gas deal this week

    Russia stopped gas flows to Ukraine in June in a standoff over the gas price with its neighbouring former Soviet republic …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia Opens ‘Genocide’ Case Against Ukrainian Leadership
    Sep30

    Russia Opens ‘Genocide’ Case Against Ukrainian Leadership

    Russia announced a criminal case against Ukraine’s political and military leadership on September 29, for what it called “genocide” against Russian speakers in eastern Ukraine. Spokesman Vladimir Markin said orders had been given to annihilate the Russian-speaking population. Ukraine and Western countries accuse Russia of...

    What toppled Lenin statues tell us about Ukraine’s crisis
    Sep30

    What toppled Lenin statues tell us about Ukraine’s crisis

    In an incident reflecting growing Ukrainian anger toward the Kremlin, anti-Russian protesters pulled down a massive Vladimir Lenin statue in Ukraine’s second-largest city late Sunday. To many Ukrainians, Lenin is a symbol of the Soviet Union and Russia’s aggressive support for the separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine. Despite the 1991...

    Russian Lawmakers Boycott Russian-American Business Council
    Sep30

    Russian Lawmakers Boycott Russian-American Business Council

    A Russian parliament committee plans to boycott a meeting of the Russian-American Business Council in the United States next month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    From Africa to Ukraine, Deal Police Proliferate
    Sep30

    From Africa to Ukraine, Deal Police Proliferate

    These days, many big mergers don’t just need to win antitrust approval from regulators in the U.S. and the European Union. A growing roster of nations including China, Brazil and even Ukraine also want a say. …read more Source: The Wall Street...