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October 31, 2014, by VOANews

Russia – locked in a bitter standoff with Ukraine over a pro-Russian rebellion in Ukraine’s east – has agreed to resume natural gas deliveries to its neighbor, in a deal […]


Film-maker Roman Polanski questioned in Poland over US extradition request

October 30, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Polish prosecutors have interrogated Polish-born film director Roman Polanski in connection with a US extradition request over a 1977 sex with a minor ...

Jens Stoltenberg takes up office as NATO Secretary General - Press Conference and Press Reception

NATO chief: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘challenge’ security

October 30, 2014, by VOANews

NATO’s new chief says the Euro-Atlantic alliance is facing “many challenges” from “many directions.” Speaking to reporte ...


Romania votes to elect new president on November 2

October 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romanians will head to polling stations on November 2 to elect a new president, with incumbent Traian Basescu stepping down after serving the maximum ...

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    Ukraine, Russia extend gas deal talks after impasse
    October 30, 2014, by VOANews

    Trilateral talks in Brussels to restart the delivery of Russian gas to Ukraine will continue on Thursday after the parties failed to reach an agreement on the first day of […]

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    NATO tracks spike in Russian aerial activity in Europe
    October 30, 2014, by VOANews

    NATO says it has detected “unusual” activity in European airspace in the past two days. Speaking in Brussels Wednesday, a NATO military spokesman said that four groups of Russian warplanes, […]

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    Serbia cuts public sector salaries and pensions
    October 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Salaries in the public sector and pensions above 25 000 dinars (about 200 euro) will be reduced in Serbia following the budget revision adopted by parliament late on Sunday. The […]