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    Germany's FDP urges new approach to Russia's annexation of Crimea
    Aug06

    Germany's FDP urges new approach to Russia's annexation of Crimea

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany may have to accept Russia’s 2014 annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine as a “permanent provisional arrangement,” the head of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) told a newspaper chain in comments published on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    New EU sanctions over Siemens turbines violate international law – Russia
    Aug05

    New EU sanctions over Siemens turbines violate international law – Russia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Saturday the European Union’s decision to sanction a Russian deputy energy minister over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea was politically motivated and illegal. …read more Source: The...

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea
    Aug04

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Friday imposed sanctions on three more Russians – including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov – and three Russian companies over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    EU to impose more Russia sanctions over Siemens case on Friday – diplomats
    Aug04

    EU to impose more Russia sanctions over Siemens case on Friday – diplomats

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will decide on Friday to add more names and companies to its Russia sanctions blacklist over the delivery of Siemens turbines to the Moscow-annexed Crimea, diplomats said. …read more Source: The...

    Trump calls Russia sanctions legislation 'significantly flawed'
    Aug02

    Trump calls Russia sanctions legislation 'significantly flawed'

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the Russia sanctions legislation he signed into law “significantly flawed” and urged Congress to not use the measure to hinder U.S. efforts to resolve the Ukraine conflict with its European allies. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. VP Pence says Russia's stance must change before ties improve
    Aug01

    U.S. VP Pence says Russia's stance must change before ties improve

    TBILISI (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday that relations with Russia would not improve until Moscow changed its stance on Ukraine and withdrew support for “regimes like Iran and Syria and North Korea”. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine finally battens down its leaky cyber hatches after attacks
    Aug01

    Ukraine finally battens down its leaky cyber hatches after attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – When the chief of Microsoft Ukraine switched jobs to work for President Petro Poroshenko, he found that everyone in the office used the same login password. It wasn’t the only symptom of lax IT security in a country suffering crippling cyber attacks. …read more Source: The...

    Saakashvili says lost Ukraine citizenship due to president's fear of opposition
    Jul27

    Saakashvili says lost Ukraine citizenship due to president's fear of opposition

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ex-Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili said he would fight Kiev’s decision to strip him of his Ukrainian citizenship, saying it was an attempt to stifle political opposition that betrayed the aims of Ukraine’s 2013-14 pro-European uprising. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president strips one-time ally Saakashvili of citizenship
    Jul26

    Ukraine president strips one-time ally Saakashvili of citizenship

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has stripped one-time ally Mikheil Saakashvili of his Ukrainian citizenship, the migration service said on Wednesday, spelling the likely end of the former Georgian president’s political aspirations in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine denies Trump accusation it attempted to sabotage 2016 election
    Jul25

    Ukraine denies Trump accusation it attempted to sabotage 2016 election

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian embassy in Washington denied on Tuesday accusations from U.S. President Donald Trump that Ukraine had attempted to sabotage his campaign during the 2016 U.S. presidential race. …read more Source: The...

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