Latvian security police searched the homes of two leaders of a pro-Russian language party on Thursday, seizing computers and documents from one of them, mixnews.lv news website said.
The US Vice President has hold a phone conversation with the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, during which he congratulated Ukrainians with "successful, orderly, democratic elections" and discussed the gas issue, international financial aid to Ukraine.
According to the EU Energy Commissioner, Ukraine has confirmed its readiness to pay off $1.451 billion in Russian gas debt immediately and also pay for at least 4 billion cubic meters of Russian gas with Russia agreed to give Ukraine a $100 per 1,000 cubic meters discount until March 2015.
The World Bank Group will allocate additional $100 million to fill a critical gap in the Ebola response, deploying foreign health workers to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.
The American economy is recovering, but still remains vulnerable; interest rates need to be kept low until the recovery is stronger, according to Professor from the George Washington University's School of Business (GWUSB).