A standoff over the Autonomous Republic of Crimea is grabbing global headlines, but Ukraine’s failing economy could prove to be a much larger problem for Kiev than territorial issues. How much longer can the financial heart of the country beat?
This week Katie Pilbeam examines the likelihood of economic sanctions against Russia over the political tensions in Ukraine. With the Russia-EU economic relationship being one of mutual dependence – sanctions would also bite the European economy. Plus, the CEO of Lloyds Bank gets set for a whopping $2.8 million dollar bonus in shares, as taxpayers grit their teeth with frustration.
#LIVE now Edward #Snowden interviewed from #SXSW Interactive #NSA #StopNSA #MassSurveillance SXSW 2014: Edward Snowden to Speak at SXSW Interactive Via Videoconference by The Texas Tribune Watch The Texas Tribune’s SXSW 2014: Edward Snowden to Speak at SXSW Interactive Via Videoconference on Livestream.com. A conversation between Edward Snowden and Christopher Soghoian, the principal technologist of the American Civil Liberties Union
NGOs caught forging documents for war, insider warns all NGOs infiltrated; ‘Independent military observers’ for EU-based group OSCE again turned away in Crimea, OSCE branded one more ‘vulgar instrument’ for foreign interests; and CNN buys the latest State Department hoax. Seek truth from facts with Illinois University Professor of International Law and former Amnesty board member Francis Boyle; Infowars Editor Paul Joseph Watson; Eric Draitser of Boiling Frogs Post; Ron Paul Institute Executive Director Daniel McAdams; Ukraine protest organizers; Sliman Bouchuiguir, whose NGO fabricated the claims against Libya; and Asst. Secretary of State Vic Nuland
March 10 – Day six of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial begins with the judge banning the live broadcast of postmortem evidence of Reeva Steenkamp’s death. Nathan Frandino reports
A referendum in Crimea will say in a week if the region wants more autonomy from Kiev, or if it sees itself a part of Russia. To discuss the upcoming vote, RT speaks to foreign affairs journalist, Pepe Escobar. FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES on Ukraine turmoil: RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Google+ RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios.
Hundreds of protesters marched through Manchester, England on Sunday in what is believed to be one of the largest anti-fracking rallies to take place in the UK. READ MORE: RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Google+ RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios.