NATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursion
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia still has enough troops along Ukraine's border to mount a major incursion, NATO's top commander said Wednesday, and Moscow is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine.
Obama's immigration move disappoints businesses
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration left out some of the business community's top priorities, disappointing business leaders who might have stepped up to defend his policies in the face of Republican attacks.
Russian suspected of spying resists leaving Poland
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Russian journalist suspected of spying in Poland said Wednesday that he is fighting an attempt by Polish authorities to deport him.
Saudi, UAE signal no push for OPEC oil cut
By Alex Lawler, Amena Bakr and Rania El Gamal VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC leader Saudi Arabia and fellow member the United Arab Emirates signaled on Wednesday they were unlikely to push for a major change in oil output at the group's meeting this week to prop up prices that have sunk by a third since June. Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said he expected the oil market "to stabilize itself eventually", after talks with non-OPEC member Russia on Tuesday yielded no pledge from Moscow to tackle a global oil glut jointly. ...
Iran says OPEC agreement emerging after talks with Saudi
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh said on Wednesday he had an "excellent" meeting with Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi and that their positions were now "very close". "(There is) unity inside OPEC that we should monitor the market carefully and to react at the convenient time for managing the market," Zangeneh said when asked whether an agreement between members was emerging a day ahead of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. (Reporting by Alex Lawler, Editing by Dale Hudson)