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U.S. takes decision to provide advanced defensive systems to Ukraine

U.S. takes decision to provide advanced defensive systems to Ukraine

Russia's deputy foreign minister, Grigory Karasin, told Russian state media that the USA decision "raises the danger of derailing the process of peaceful settlement in Ukraine". Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson confirmed the weapons shipment last week. "American weapons in the hands of Ukrainian soldiers are not for offensive (purposes), but for stronger rebuff of the aggressor, protection of Ukrainian soldiers and civilians, as well as for ...


At least 4 dead after bus crashes into underground passage in Moscow

At least 4 dead after bus crashes into underground passage in Moscow

The state-run RIA Novosti news agency cites emergency sources as saying that five people have died in the incident and 15 people have been injured. According to various sources, he could have pushed the wrong pedal or taken off the bus from a handbrake, after which it rolled out into the underground passage.


UN Approves New Sanctions on North Korean Trade

UN Approves New Sanctions on North Korean Trade

The resolution also requires countries to stop ships from illegally providing oil to North Korea through ship-to-ship transfers and prohibits them from smuggling North Korean coal and other prohibited commodities by sea. Tension has been rising over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, which it pursues in defiance of years of U.N. Security Council resolutions, with bellicose rhetoric coming from both Pyongyang and the White House.


India's first AC local train opens for public today - Churchgate to Virar

India's first AC local train opens for public today - Churchgate to Virar

From January 1, 12 services will ply on weekdays: - eight fast services between Churchgate and Virar with halts at Mumbai Central, Dadar, Bandra, Andheri, Borivli, Bhayander and Vasai Road; three fast services between Churchgate and Borivili with stops at Mumbai Central, Dadar, Bandra and Andheri; and one slow service between Mahalaxmi and Borivli.


Nikki Haley negotiates $285M cut in 'bloated' United Nations budget

Nikki Haley negotiates $285M cut in 'bloated' United Nations budget

Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres speaks in the Ridderzaal (Knights' Hall) during the closing ceremony of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in The Hague on December 21, 2017. President Donald Trump's administration. During a meeting held on the sidelines of the annual General Assembly debate in September, Trump said the United Nations had failed to reach its "full potential due to bureaucracy and mismanagement".


Does The Tax Bill Repeal Obamacare? It Will Have An Affect

Does The Tax Bill Repeal Obamacare? It Will Have An Affect

Despite all that, more than 1 million new customers signed up last week, ahead of a December 15 deadline for HealthCare.gov. Not only was the sign-up period reduced by half, but the Trump administration also dramatically cut funding for advertising and enrollment aid .