Thursday, November 26, 2015   

Medvedev says Russia ready to face new Western sanctions over Ukraine
(04-22 17:08)

Russia is ready to face a new round of Western sanctions over Ukraine, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday.
"I am sure we will be able to minimise their consequences,'' he said in a televised speech to parliament.
"The government is ready to act in conditions when the priority of our work becomes protecting the economy and citizens from such unfriendly acts that could follow due to the escalating foreign policy situation.'' --AFP
Other World breaking news:
Jordan prince predicts long haul fight against Islamic terrorists (1 hr 15 mins ago)
Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard trio held for helping drug gangs (1 hr 18 mins ago)
Violent Star Wars movie unsuitable for children (1 hr 20 mins ago)
US okays stronger seasonal flu vaccine for elderly (1 hr 32 mins ago)
American convicted for murdering wife and posting grisly Facebook photos (1 hr 35 mins ago)
Rome calls out more armed cops for Vatican protection (1 hr 42 mins ago)
France agrees to more Syria bombings in overwhelming vote (1 hr 44 mins ago)
US military blames its own blunders for Afghan hospital bombing (1 hr 54 mins ago)
NGO won’t buy US military’s claims of mistake in deadly bombing of Afghan hospital (1 hr 56 mins ago)
Estate of activist Malcolm X launches online store (2 hrs 5 mins ago)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.