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Section: New Straits Times (Malaysia)

      FIFA sorry for Crimea video blunder
      Oct31

      FIFA sorry for Crimea video blunder

      GENEVA: FIFA has apologised for an embarrassing diplomatic faux-pas when its video launching the 2018 World Cup logo portrayed the Crimean peninsula as part of Russia. …read more Source: New Straits...

      EU will ‘play its role’ to support Ukraine-Russia gas deal: Hollande, Merkel
      Oct31

      EU will ‘play its role’ to support Ukraine-Russia gas deal: Hollande, Merkel

      PARIS: The European Union will “fully play its role” to implement the gas deal signed by Ukraine and Russia on Thursday, the French and German presidents said in a joint statement. …read more Source: New Straits...

      MH17: PM Najib vows to bring culprits to justice
      Oct29

      MH17: PM Najib vows to bring culprits to justice

      DUBAI: Prime Minister Najib Razak on Tuesday vowed to bring to justice the perpetrators of the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17, but said he feared fighting in Ukraine might block access to the crash site. …read more Source: New Straits...

      IGP: 500kg of personal  items retrieved
      Oct28

      IGP: 500kg of personal items retrieved

      SEREMBAN: MORE than 500kg of personal items belonging to Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 victims have been collected from the crash site in Ukraine. …read more Source: New Straits...

      Ukraine votes in poll likely to strengthen president’s hand
      Oct26

      Ukraine votes in poll likely to strengthen president’s hand

      KIEV: Ukrainians voted today in an election that is likely to install a pro-Western parliament and strengthen President Petro Poroshenko’s mandate to end separatist conflict in the east, but may fuel tension with Russia. …read more Source: New Straits...

      Four people killed in east Ukraine fighting
      Oct18

      Four people killed in east Ukraine fighting

      DONETSK, Ukraine: Two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in combat with pro-Russian rebels in east Ukraine, Kiev’s military said Saturday, as violence rocked a truce after talks between Kiev and Moscow ended without a breakthrough. …read more Source: New Straits...

      MH17: Putin gives assurance to Aussie foreign minister
      Oct18

      MH17: Putin gives assurance to Aussie foreign minister

      MELBOURNE: Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has spoken to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Asia-Europe economic summit in Italy about the downing of Malaysia Airlines’ Flight MH17 in July in eastern Ukraine, the Australian Associated Press reports. …read more Source: New Straits...

      Putin takes centre stage at Asia-Europe summit
      Oct16

      Putin takes centre stage at Asia-Europe summit

      MILAN: Vladimir Putin will take centre stage at an Asia-Europe (ASEM) summit that opens today in Milan, where the Russian leader due to hold face-to-face talks with Ukraine counterpart Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: New Straits...

      MH17: Dutch return to crash site as search resumes
      Oct14

      MH17: Dutch return to crash site as search resumes

      THE HAGUE: Dutch officials Monday returned to the crash site of flight MH17 in Ukraine, where the search for remains and belongings resumed with the recovery of items from cuddly toys to photos, despite sporadic exchanges of fire. …read more Source: New Straits...

      Putin orders troop pullback from Ukraine border: Kremlin
      Oct12

      Putin orders troop pullback from Ukraine border: Kremlin

      MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his defence minister to pull thousands of troops from the border with Ukraine, the Kremlin said ahead of key talks on a fragile truce in the ex-Soviet country. …read more Source: New Straits...