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Russia Bans Military and Police from Traveling Abroad

Russia issued a blanket ban on foreign trips for its law enforcement and military personnel, reports LifeNews.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 4930

Russia Will Look for New Markets, Says PM Medvedev

Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spoke out against the futile "exchange of black lists" with the West on the crisis in Ukraine.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 774

US 'Shows Evidence' of Russian Soldiers in Eastern Ukraine

The US State Department has released photos purportedly showing the presence of Russian soldiers in Eastern Ukraine.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 813

US Vice President Biden to Meet Ukraine's Yatsenyuk, Turchynov

US Vice-President Joe Biden is due to hold talks with the Ukrainian leadership on Tuesday.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 11:29 | Viewed: 528

South Korean Ferry Death Toll at 108

The death toll from the sunken South Korean ferry has rose to 108 on the sixth day of the search operations.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 646

Three Dead, Two Missing in Romanian Floods

Three people drowned on Monday in a flooding in Southern Romania, with a 13-year-old boy among them.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 16:59 | Viewed: 680

Syrian Presidential Elections to Be Held on June 3

Syria is to hold presidential elections on June 3, its Parliament Speaker announced.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 14:00 | Viewed: 496

Russia Says Ukraine 'Broke Geneva Accord'

The Russian Foreign Ministry accused Ukraine of violating the Geneva agreement adopted last week, after an incident in the Ukrainian town of Slaviansk left three dead.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 866

South Korean Compares Ferry Disaster to 'Murder'

The behavior of the captain and crew of the South Korean ferry Sewol that capsized last week is unacceptable and "tantamount to murder", the country's President declared.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 546

Ukraine to Launch Probe after Slaviansk Incident

Ukraine is starting a probe into last weekend's shooting near the town of Slaviansk which left three pro-Russian activists dead and there others wounded.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 621

Floods Cause State of Emergency in 11 Serbian Municipalities

11 municipalities in Serbia, including Kursumlija, Prokuplje, Doljevac, and Žitorađaare in a state of emergency due to floods.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 18:38 | Viewed: 1075

Turkish PM Inaugurates Drilling for Eurasia Tunnel

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has attended the inauguration ceremony for the Eurasia Tunnel Project in Istanbul.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 17:38 | Viewed: 1046

Austria to Receive 1000 Extra Refugees

Austria will receive an extra 1000 Syrian refugees in addition to the quota of 500 announced in August 2013, according to Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 16:53 | Viewed: 811

Residents of France's Brittany Stage Rally to Demand Greater Autonomy

A mass demonstration in support of the autonomy of France's Brittany was held in the city of Nantes.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 14:51 | Viewed: 660

Christians Celebrate Easter, Pope Blesses World

Christians across the world celebrate Easter Sunday as this year the celebrations of all Christian denominations fall on the same date.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 828

South Korean Families Protest Over 'Slow' Rescue Operation

Relatives of the people missing in the sunken South Korean ferry protested and clashed with police over the “slow” rescue operation.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 12:09 | Viewed: 616

Five Dead In a Shooting in Slaviansk

Three people were killed in a shooting at a checkpoint in the Ukrainian town of Slaviansk, reports the Russian channel Rossiya 24.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1486

Ukraine Announces ‘Easter Truce’

Kiev said it was suspending operations in eastern Ukraine cities over Easter, as separatists continued their occupation of government buildings.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 10:12 | Viewed: 585

Russia’s Demand to Kiev to Settle Gas Debt Not Related to Politics

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Moscow’s demand to Ukraine to settle the gas debts has no connection to the political processes in the country.

World | April 19, 2014, Saturday // 13:26 | Viewed: 815

Lavrov, Kerry to Continue Talks on Crisis in Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry agreed to continue contacts in the interests of the soonest normalization of the situation in Ukraine.

World | April 19, 2014, Saturday // 12:22 | Viewed: 800

Mexico Shaken by 7.2-Magnitude Earthquake

A powerful earthquake has hit Mexico City, shaking buildings for at least 30 seconds and causing widespread panic.

World | April 19, 2014, Saturday // 12:09 | Viewed: 859
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