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  • Senate leader Reid drops IMF reforms from Ukraine aid package

    Senate leader Reid drops IMF reforms from Ukraine aid package
    WASHINGTON -- Bowing to Republican opposition, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Tuesday that legislation to provide $1 billion in aid to Ukraine would move forward without a contested provision to expand the loan-making authority of the International Monetary Fund.
  • Ukraine needs $35 billion in aid to avert default, interim leaders say

    Ukraine needs $35 billion in aid to avert default, interim leaders say
    MOSCOW -- Ukraine’s interim leaders said Monday that the country will need $35 billion in foreign aid over the next two years to avert default and called for an international donors’ conference to craft a rescue plan. The appeal by acting...

    Afghanistan restaurant attack was retaliation, Taliban says

    Afghanistan restaurant attack was retaliation, Taliban says
    KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban claimed Saturday that its devastating, commando-style assault on a popular restaurant was payback for a NATO airstrike that killed Afghan civilians, as officials raised the death toll in the Friday night attack to 21...

    Afghanistan restaurant death toll now at 21; most were foreigners

    Afghanistan restaurant death toll now at 21; most were foreigners
    KABUL, Afghanistan – Officials on Saturday raised the death toll from a Taliban assault on a popular Kabul restaurant to 21 people, including 13 foreigners, in one of the worst attacks on Western civilians in the 12-year war in Afghanistan. The...

    Global economic growth is expected to speed up this year

    Global economic growth is expected to speed up this year
    WASHINGTON — After a long and lumpy recovery, the world economy may finally be at a turning point with global growth expected to accelerate this year behind the rising strength of the U.S. and other major developed countries. But world finance...