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    New EU sanctions against Russia enter into force
    Sep12

    New EU sanctions against Russia enter into force

    Brussels (AFP) – New European Union sanctions targeting Russian oil firms, defence companies and banks over the crisis in Ukraine entered into force on Friday, official documents showed.The sanctions published in the EU’s official journal also add 24 individuals to a blacklist of people facing a travel ban and asset freeze.Join the...

    Ukraine ceasefire: Dozens of prisoners exchanged between Ukraine, rebels
    Sep12

    Ukraine ceasefire: Dozens of prisoners exchanged between Ukraine, rebels

    Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal
    Sep12

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal

    Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal
    Sep12

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month. Shortly after the prisoner exchange, a volley of rocket fire was heard from central Donetsk. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine government, separatist rebels exchange prisoners as part of cease-fire deal
    Sep12

    Ukraine government, separatist rebels exchange prisoners as part of cease-fire deal

    Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month. …read more Source: FOX...

    Many questions for family of Flight 17 victim
    Sep12

    Many questions for family of Flight 17 victim

    The brother of Malaysian oil worker Karamjit Singh, who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, is urging authorities to speed up their probe into the accident. He wants the answer to one question: “Who actually pulled the trigger?” …read more Source: Miami...

    Many questions for  brother of Malaysian who died on Flight 17, but return of remains helps
    Sep12

    Many questions for brother of Malaysian who died on Flight 17, but return of remains helps

    The brother of Malaysian oil worker Karamjit Singh, who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, is urging authorities to speed up their probe into the accident. …read more Source: FOX...

    Arabs back anti-IS move as Syria warns on ‘attacks’
    Sep12

    Arabs back anti-IS move as Syria warns on ‘attacks’

    Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) (AFP) – Arab nations rallied behind US President Barack Obama’s call to expand operations against jihadists in Iraq and Syria, as Damascus warned it would consider any action on its territory as an attack.Ten states, including heavyweight Saudi Arabia, “agreed to do their share in the comprehensive...

    Ukraine’s president to address Canadian Parliament next week
    Sep12

    Ukraine’s president to address Canadian Parliament next week

    Ukraine’s president is going to visit Canada next week and address Parliament. …read more Source: FOX...

    U.S., allies levy new sanctions on Russia
    Sep12

    U.S., allies levy new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS — The United States and Europe agreed Thursday to place additional economic sanctions on Russia over its role in promoting separatist warfare in eastern Ukraine despite a fragile new cease-fire that went into effect last week. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...