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    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal
    Apr23

    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal

    TORONTO: The Group of Seven industrialized nations presented a stern common front against Russian aggression Sunday at their foreign ministers conference in Toronto. But for all the talk of resisting the “malign activities” of Vladimir Putin’s Kremlin, Washington’s European partners are still concerned that President Donald Trump will...

    G7 leaders seek common front on Russia stand-off
    Apr22

    G7 leaders seek common front on Russia stand-off

    TORONTO, CANADA: The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized nations were gathered in Toronto on Sunday seeking a common front against what they see as provocation from Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The envoys will also be keen to glean clues from their US colleague about whether President Donald Trump plans to tear up the Iran...

    Trump campaign, Russia sued
    Apr21

    Trump campaign, Russia sued

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit on Friday (Saturday in Manila) alleging that Russia, WikiLeaks and top officials from Donald Trump’s campaign conspired to tilt the 2016 US presidential election in the Republican’s favor. The civil complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan by the Democratic National Committee...

    Democrats sue Trump campaign, Russia for alleged conspiracy
    Apr21

    Democrats sue Trump campaign, Russia for alleged conspiracy

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit Friday alleging that Russia, WikiLeaks and top officials from Donald Trump’s campaign conspired to tilt the 2016 US presidential election in the Republican’s favor. The civil complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan by the Democratic National Committee alleges that Russia...

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol
    Apr10

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol

    JAKARTA: Indonesia seized an alleged “slave ship” following a dramatic high seas chase sparked by an Interpol alert after the vessel escaped capture in China and Mozambique, authorities said on Tuesday. Interpol tipped off Indonesian authorities that the stateless STS-50, a vessel with a notorious maritime rap sheet, would be entering the...

    US slaps sanctions on Putin’s allies
    Apr07

    US slaps sanctions on Putin’s allies

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States struck President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle on Friday (Saturday in Manila), imposing sanctions on seven of Russia’s most influential oligarchs and stoking a diplomatic crisis some have dubbed a new Cold War. Those hit include metals magnate Oleg Deripaska, described as operating for the Russian...

    US imposes sanctions on Putin’s oligarch allies
    Apr07

    US imposes sanctions on Putin’s oligarch allies

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States struck President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle Friday, imposing sanctions on seven of Russia’s most influential oligarchs and stoking a diplomatic crisis some have dubbed a new Cold War. Those hit include metals magnate Oleg Deripaska, described as operating for the Russian government, as well as...

    Estonia calls for deployment of US troops, Patriot missiles
    Apr05

    Estonia calls for deployment of US troops, Patriot missiles

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid called for US Patriot missiles and troops to be deployed to her small Baltic state Wednesday, telling AFP it was necessary to make deterrence “believable” for Russia. In an interview coinciding with her visit to the White House, the conservative leader said the deployment of American materiel...

    Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries
    Mar31

    Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries

    MOSCOW: Russia has expelled diplomats from 23 countries in retaliation against the West in an escalating spy row, in the biggest wave of tit-for-tat expulsions in recent memory. The Russian foreign ministry said it had summoned the heads of missions from 23 countries to tell them that some of their diplomats had to leave. France, Germany, Canada...

    Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries as spy crisis escalates
    Mar31

    Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries as spy crisis escalates

    MOSCOW: Russia has expelled diplomats from 23 countries in retaliation against the West in an escalating spy row, in the biggest wave of tit-for-tat expulsions in recent memory. The Russian foreign ministry said it had summoned the heads of missions from 23 countries to tell them that some of their diplomats had to leave. France, Germany, Canada...

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