Kazakh President says Ukraine conflict ‘nonsense’ Nazarbayev did not single out one side as being in fault in the conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian armed groups.
Ex-minister says Russia entering ‘full blown economic crisis’ "We are entering or have already entered a full-blown economic crisis, and we're going to feel it to the full next year,'' said Kudrin.
Germany sees no reason to ease Russia sanctions: govt. spokeswoman "At the current time, we are all in agreement that new sanctions should not be introduced," spokeswoman Christiane Wirtz said.
Pakistan plans to execute 500 militants over school massacre Of the six hanged so far, five were involved in a failed attempt to assassinate then military ruler Pervez Musharraf in 2003.