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Russia Threatens To Cut Off Ukraine Gas From June 3

Moscow (AFP) – Russia’s state gas giant Gazprom warned on Monday it may halt shipments to Ukraine on June 3 in a repeat of previous energy wars that hit Europe. Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller said Russia’s crisis-torn neighbor must pay upfront for its June deliveries because of debts totaling $3.51 billion (2.55 billion euros). […]

May 12, 2014

More Than 20 Injured As Thousands Protest Austerity In Brussels

BRUSSELS — More than 25,000 people took part Friday in a European trade union demonstration in Brussels against austerity, while more than 20 people were injured in the protest that at times turned violent, a police spokeswoman told the German news agency dpa. A “minority” of demonstrators were aggressive, throwing objects including stones and barriers, […]

April 4, 2014