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Remembrance of saint-to-be John Paul II alive and well in hometown Wadowice

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Russia blamed for Kiev's cold feet on EU deal

Protests are continuing at Kiev's decision to pull the plug on the Association Agreement with the European Union, a treaty due to be signed this week in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius. Many observers believe Ukraine’s backpedalling was over fears that Russia would issue economic sanctions against the former Soviet state. Ukraine has been performing a difficult balancing act between the EU and Russia recently, with most Ukrainians divided over the best course for their country's future.

By Gulliver CRAGG

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2014-04-22 Vatican

Remembrance of saint-to-be John Paul II alive and well in hometown Wadowice

Pope Jean Paul II, the first and only Polish pope, who worked hard to bring an end to communism, will soon be canonised as a saint. In Poland, where more than 80% of the...

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2014-04-21 USA

Romania strengthens military cooperation with the US

The US decision to send more Marines to Romania dates back to late last year. But now, joint military exercises between the two countries have a more urgent feel with Russian...

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2014-04-18 unemployment

Bosnia: Hopes of change among disempowered citizens

The war may have ended almost 20 years ago, but today Bosnia is going through a different kind of crisis: a political one. Major protests broke out in the city of Tuzla in...

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2014-04-17 Wall Street

Bitcoin in the US: A monetary revolution?

Even if you're not into finance or technology, there's a good chance you've heard of Bitcoin. The mysterious digital currency equals no middlemen in your financial dealings: no...

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2014-04-16 France

Campaigning against Bouteflika's re-election... in France

On Thursday, Algerians will head to the polls to elect their president. In France, Algerian citizens started voting on Saturday but many have decided to boycott the election....

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