Archive for October 23rd, 2014

  • Europe hoping for Russia-Ukraine gas deal next week
    October 23, 2014, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

    Russia and Ukraine failed to strike an interim gas deal in Brussels on Tuesday, with both sides holding out for guarantees on payment and price. European Union negotiators, however, are […]

  • Estonia demands explanation over Russian spy plane
    October 23, 2014, by VOANews

    Estonia has summoned the Russian ambassador after a Russian spy plane entered the Baltic country’s airspace without permission. A spokeswoman for the Estonian Foreign Ministry said the Baltic country considers […]

  • IOC grants Kosovo provisional Olympic recognition
    October 23, 2014, by VOANews

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has granted provisional recognition to Kosovo’s National Olympic Committee (NOC). The Executive Board of the IOC, meeting Wednesday in Montreux, Switzerland, also proposed that the […]