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    US senators predict ?veto-proof?
    Jul24

    US senators predict ?veto-proof?

    WASHINGTON: Two US senators said on Sunday they believe that legislation that allows for new sanctions against Russia would pass with enough votes to override any potential veto by US President Donald Trump. Republicans and Democrats reached agreement on legislation that allows new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea in a bill that...

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine, special U.S. envoy says
    Jul24

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine, special U.S. envoy says

    The new U.S. special envoy on Ukraine said Sunday that Russia is responsible for the “hot war” in the country’s east, after fresh clashes between … …read more Source: The Japan...

    White House says open to legislation toughening Russia sanctions
    Jul24

    White House says open to legislation toughening Russia sanctions

    WASHINGTON: The White House said on Sunday it was open to legislation toughening sanctions on Russia as momentum increased in the US Congress for stronger action against Moscow.Two US senators said they believe the legislation that allows for new sanctions against Russia would pass with enough votes to override a veto should US President Donald...

    US Congress to vote on Russia sanctions, tying Trump’s hands
    Jul23

    US Congress to vote on Russia sanctions, tying Trump’s hands

    The House is now set to vote Tuesday on a bill that targets Russia — for its alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election and its annexation of Crimea — as well as Iran and North Korea, for its recent ballistic missile tests. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Ask not for whom the historian groans
    Jul23

    Ask not for whom the historian groans

    Can America’s Afghan policy be driven by experience in Germany and Japan? “Of the thinkers who dominated US policy in the 20th century, Brzezinski is now dead and Kissinger is old. This has created a void that many other experts are finding hard to fill.” Two foreign policy thinkers & diplomats Henry Kissinger and Zbigniew Brzezinski...

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: US special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: US special envoy

    Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the US special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: U.S. special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: U.S. special envoy

    KIEV – Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the U.S. special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. … …read more Source:...

    Russia to blame for 'hot war' in Ukraine – U.S. special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for 'hot war' in Ukraine – U.S. special envoy

    KIEV (Reuters) – Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the U.S. special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. Lawmakers Herald Agreement on Sweeping Russia Sanctions Bill
    Jul23

    U.S. Lawmakers Herald Agreement on Sweeping Russia Sanctions Bill

    – WASHINGTON – Congressional Republicans and Democrats announced Saturday they had reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package to punish Moscow for meddling in the presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria. Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland, the No. 2 House Democrat, said lawmakers had settled lingering...

    Macron to Discuss Ukraine with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko
    Jul23

    Macron to Discuss Ukraine with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko

    French President Emmanuel Macron will call the leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine on Monday (24/07) to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine, his office said in a statement, as world powers step up efforts to try to end the violence in the region. …read more Source: The Jakarta...

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