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    Russia tells Donald Trump it won’t return Crimea to Ukraine
    Feb15

    Russia tells Donald Trump it won’t return Crimea to Ukraine

    Moscow: Russia does not return its territories, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said in response to the White House statement that US president Trump was expecting Moscow to return Crimea to Kiev. The post Russia tells Donald Trump it won’t return Crimea to Ukraine appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges
| Reuters
    Feb14

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges | Reuters

    MOSCOW/PARIS The Kremlin denied on Tuesday that it was behind media and internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers’ group operating in Ukraine.Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, replying to a question on a daily conference call,...

    NATO says it sees sharp rise in Russian disinformation since Crimea seizure
| Reuters
    Feb11

    NATO says it sees sharp rise in Russian disinformation since Crimea seizure | Reuters

    By Foo Yun Chee | BRUSSELS BRUSSELS NATO accused Russia of escalating a disinformation campaign since the Kremlin’s 2014 seizure of Ukraine’s Crimea region, saying Russian websites such as Sputnik and RT had posted false stories, the alliance’s spokeswoman said on Saturday.There is increasing concern among senior NATO and...

    France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat
| Reuters
    Feb10

    France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat | Reuters

    By Marine Pennetier | LYON-MONT VERDUN AIRBASE, France LYON-MONT VERDUN AIRBASE, France From close-up encounters with Russian warplanes to the threat of attacks from lightweight drones, France’s air force is on alert on two fronts as it confronts a return to Cold War shadow-boxing and heightened domestic security concerns.In the latest...

    EU top diplomat discusses Russia, Iran nuclear deal with Tillerson
| Reuters
    Feb10

    EU top diplomat discusses Russia, Iran nuclear deal with Tillerson | Reuters

    WASHINGTON In their first meeting, the European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke “at length” about terrorism, Russia, the Iran nuclear deal and Ukraine, the EU said in a statement.Mogherini is in Washington on Thursday and Friday, for the first time since Donald...

    Baltic states seek more NATO help ahead of Russian exercise
| Reuters
    Feb09

    Baltic states seek more NATO help ahead of Russian exercise | Reuters

    By Andrius Sytas | VILNIUS VILNIUS The Baltic states will press the United States and NATO to take additional security measures in the region ahead of a large Russian military exercise planned for September, Lithuania’s president said on Thursday.NATO has already started to deploy four battle groups of about 1,000 soldiers each to the...

    Vladimir Putin govt says no deal with US on Ukraine crisis
    Feb09

    Vladimir Putin govt says no deal with US on Ukraine crisis

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman is rejecting suggestions that the Kremlin and the Trump Administration may try to negotiate a deal over the war in eastern Ukraine. The post Vladimir Putin govt says no deal with US on Ukraine crisis appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    EU vows to stick to Russia sanctions despite Trump’s bid for detente
| Reuters
    Feb06

    EU vows to stick to Russia sanctions despite Trump’s bid for detente | Reuters

    By Robin Emmott | BRUSSELS BRUSSELS The European Union will keep sanctions on Russia until Moscow drops its support for the separatist rebellion in Ukraine, foreign ministers said on Monday, as U.S. The post EU vows to stick to Russia sanctions despite Trump’s bid for detente | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    Frontline town in Ukraine gets breathing space after worst shelling in months
| Reuters
    Feb06

    Frontline town in Ukraine gets breathing space after worst shelling in months | Reuters

    By Sergei Takhmazov and Natalia Zinets | AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine A week-long surge in violence in and around the government-held town of Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine appeared to be winding down on Monday, as schools reopened and power and water supplies resumed following the worst clashes in months.Last week aid agencies warned of a...

    U.S. and Russian ministries must restore direct links – Russian diplomat
| Reuters
    Feb06

    U.S. and Russian ministries must restore direct links – Russian diplomat | Reuters

    MOSCOW One of Russia’s top diplomats said on Monday that government ministries in the United States and Russia should restore direct communications channels with each other as part of a first step to rebuild bilateral ties.U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have both said they would like to try to mend...

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