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    Putin rejects Dutch and Australian claim of Russia role
    May27

    Putin rejects Dutch and Australian claim of Russia role

    May 27, 2018 5:00 AMSAINT PETERSBURG • Russian President Vladimir Putin said the rocket that shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014 was “of course” not Russian, dismissing the Dutch and Australian decision to blame Moscow for the tragedy. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Vladimir Putin says ‘of course’ Russian rocket did not shoot down flight MH17
    May25

    Vladimir Putin says ‘of course’ Russian rocket did not shoot down flight MH17

    May 25, 2018 11:14 PMSAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (REUTERS) – President Vladimir Putin said on Friday (May 25) that a Russian army missile did not bring down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, rebuffing Dutch investigators who concluded that a Russian missile system was used in the attack. …read more Source: The...

    Missile was from Russian military, say investigators
    May25

    Missile was from Russian military, say investigators

    May 25, 2018 5:00 AMBRUSSELS • A Dutch-led international team of investigators said a missile that downed a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014 came from the Russian military, opening the possibility that Dutch prosecutors could sue the Kremlin in connection with the attack that killed all 298 on board. …read more...

    Moscow says no Russian missile involved in MH17 plane crash
    May24

    Moscow says no Russian missile involved in MH17 plane crash

    May 25, 2018 2:06 AMMOSCOW (AFP) – Moscow on Thursday (May 24) rejected an international investigation that found a Russian missile downed flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014, saying no such weapon had ever crossed the Russian-Ukrainian border and blaming Kiev for the tragedy. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Putin opens new bridge to Crimea, provoking Ukraine, Western ire
    May16

    Putin opens new bridge to Crimea, provoking Ukraine, Western ire

    May 16, 2018 8:56 AMKERCH (AFP) – President Vladimir Putin drew condemnation from the US, Europe and Ukraine on Tuesday (May 15) after he opened a new bridge linking mainland Russia and Moscow-annexed Crimea by driving a truck across it to the peninsula. …read more Source: The Straits...

    G-7 foreign ministers meet on Russia, North Korea with Pompeo
    Apr23

    G-7 foreign ministers meet on Russia, North Korea with Pompeo

    April 23, 2018 10:45 PMOTTAWA (BLOOMBERG) – The latest Group of Seven (G-7) meetings have begun with a focus on Russia’s actions in Ukraine, an issue Canada’s Foreign Minister knows well. …read more Source: The Straits...

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit
    Apr22

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit

    April 23, 2018 2:54 AMTORONTO (REUTERS) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialised nations on Sunday (April 22) discussed ways to pressure Russia on conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, which have badly tarnished Moscow’s ties with the West. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Dancers light up Bucharest festival
    Apr14

    Dancers light up Bucharest festival

    April 14, 2018 5:00 AMHigh-tech dancers from Ukraine literally lit up the stage on Thursday during the opening of the Spotlight festival in Bucharest. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Special counsel in Russia probe investigating $196,701 donation by Ukranian billionaire for a Trump appearance
    Apr10

    Special counsel in Russia probe investigating $196,701 donation by Ukranian billionaire for a Trump appearance

    April 10, 2018 10:00 AMWASHINGTON (NYTIMES) – The special counsel in an investigation into alleged collusion between US President Donald Trump’s election campaign and Russian agents is investigating a payment made to Mr Trump’s foundation by a Ukrainian steel magnate for a talk during the campaign, according to three people...

    Diplomatic moves against Russia after nerve gas attack
    Mar26

    Diplomatic moves against Russia after nerve gas attack

    March 26, 2018 10:14 PMLONDON (REUTERS) – Following are diplomatic measures announced against Russia by the United States, Canada, several EU countries and Ukraine in response to the poisoning of a former Russian double agent with military-grade nerve agent in the English town of Salisbury. …read more Source: The Straits...

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