Friday Aug 22
Obama, Merkel Alarmed By Russian Actions In Ukraine
A local resident holds a Russian national flag as trucks, part of a Russian humanitarian convoy, cross the Ukrainian border at the Izvarino custom control checkpoint.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Following Food Ban, Russia Moving On From Europe
Like a scorned lover who can't wait to find a new romance to replace the old, Russia is quickly moving on from Europe.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Belarus to Benefit Russia's EU Food Bans
Belarus stands to profit off the bans that Russia has imposed on a range of Western food imports, with a chance to both boost its own production and, potentially, become a transit zone for banned European goods, economists said Friday.
The Wall Street Journal
Capital Journal Daybreak: U.S. Authorizes Airstrikes on Iraq |...
U.S. APPROVES AIRSTRIKES ON IRAQ, AIRDROPS AID: President Barack Obama has authorized the U.S. military to make targeted strikes against Islamist militants in northern Iraq, and began an emergency airdrop of water and food to members of a religious minority trapped in the mountains by the advancing militants.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Sofia News Agency
Russia Bans Food Imports from EU, US in Sanctions Response
Russia on Thursday banned food imports from the EU, US, Australia, Canada and Norway in response to Western sanctions imposed over Moscow's support for Ukrainian rebels.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
For sale at 1 euro each: 20 historic hilltop homes in Sicilian sunshine
It's yours for less than the price of a cup of coffee - a historic house in a terracotta-tiled hill town in Italy.
Russian Leader Orders Agricultural-Import Bans Over Sanctions
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree banning or limiting imports of food and agricultural products from countries that have imposed sanctions on Russia.