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    To punish Russia, Europe must be prepared to suffer
    Jul25

    To punish Russia, Europe must be prepared to suffer

    For months, the West has struggled to take a strong stand against Russia for its incursion into Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia lifts key interest rate to stem inflation, support currency amid concerns over Ukraine
    Jul25

    Russia lifts key interest rate to stem inflation, support currency amid concerns over Ukraine

    Russia’s central bank has unexpectedly raised its key interest rate in a bid to stem inflation and support the currency as the country faces increasing economic pressure over its policies in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    MH17: Australia nears deal to send troops to secure Ukraine crash site
    Jul25

    MH17: Australia nears deal to send troops to secure Ukraine crash site

    Armed pro-Russian separatists control the area and have hampered investigators’ attempts to access the site …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine reports overnight rebel attacks on border crossing
    Jul25

    Ukraine reports overnight rebel attacks on border crossing

    The Ukrainian army on Friday claimed that soldiers came under artillery fire from the Russian side of the border overnight and were attacked by rebels in several other places in the restive east. …read more Source: CTV...

    Australia readies 90 police officers for Ukraine crash site
    Jul25

    Australia readies 90 police officers for Ukraine crash site

    Australia is close to finalizing a deal with Ukraine to send police and a small number of troops to secure the Malaysian plane crash site as part of a multinational team, the Australian prime minister said Friday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine Launches Probes Of Zyuganov, Zhirinovsky
    Jul25

    Ukraine Launches Probes Of Zyuganov, Zhirinovsky

    Ukraine’s Interior Ministry has launched investigations against Russian Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov and Russian ultranationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German Business Confidence Continues To Fall
    Jul25

    German Business Confidence Continues To Fall

    BERLIN (AP) — German business confidence is down for a third month in a row amid ongoing concerns about the economic impact of the crises in Ukraine and Iraq. The closely-watched Ifo Institute survey fell to 108 points in July from 109.7 points in June. Economists had widely been expecting a slight rise over June’s figure. The...

    Australia to Send 100 More Officers to MH17 Crash Site
    Jul25

    Australia to Send 100 More Officers to MH17 Crash Site

    Australia is close to finalilzing a plan to send 100 additional police and some defense force personnel to Europe to join a planned Dutch-led international security force to secure the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash site, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday. Armed pro-Russian separatists control the area and have hampered...

    Ukraine’s parliament says yet to receive PM’s resignation as work stalls
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s parliament says yet to receive PM’s resignation as work stalls

    Arseny Yatseniuk tendered his resignation on Thursday saying parliament was betraying its people’s demands for change by failing to pass legislation …read more Source: The Globe and...

    MH17 Flight Code Ends
    Jul25

    MH17 Flight Code Ends

    The last Malaysia Airlines flight ever to have the code MH17 landed at Kuala Lumpur international airport early on Friday morning. The code’s being retired as a mark of respect for the 298 people who died when their plane was shot down over Ukraine exactly a week earlier. Travellers on Friday’s flight from Amsterdam said some...