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    Russian minister   angers Norway   with Arctic visit
    Apr19

    Russian minister angers Norway with Arctic visit

    HELSINKI: Norway said on Sunday it was angry that Russia’s deputy prime minister visited its Arctic Svalbard archipelago this weekend even though he is banned from Norwegian territory over Russia’s role in the Ukraine conflict. “We are not too happy about it,” Norwegian foreign ministry spokesman Rune Bjastad said. Dmitry Rogozin...

    France, Russia negotiating solution to frozen warship deal: Hollande
    Apr19

    France, Russia negotiating solution to frozen warship deal: Hollande

    French President Francois Hollande said April 19 that negotiations with Moscow were under way to find a solution to a dispute over the sale of two Mistral warships, frozen over the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russia to spend $7.7 million on sports centres in Crimea
    Apr19

    Russia to spend $7.7 million on sports centres in Crimea

    Russian Minister for Sport Vitaly Mutko said the centres would act as warm weather training complexes for elite Russian athletes. …read more Source: World...

    Poland to summon US ambassador over FBI head’s Holocaust remarks
    Apr19

    Poland to summon US ambassador over FBI head’s Holocaust remarks

    Poland will summon the United States’ ambassador in Warsaw over an article written by a top US intelligence official on Poland’s alleged responsibility for the Holocaust during World War Two, a foreign ministry spokesman said on Sunday. The article by FBI director James Comey, published in the Washington Post last week, prompted an...

    Harper foreign policy: All gesture, no action
    Apr19

    Harper foreign policy: All gesture, no action

    Canadian troop deployment in Ukraine is to secure votes for Harper’s Conservatives in next election. …read more Source: AL...

    Harper foreign policy: All gesture, no action
    Apr19

    Harper foreign policy: All gesture, no action

    Nobody should be surprised that Canada is getting directly involved in Ukraine on the side of Kiev. On Tuesday, Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that he was deploying “significant additional military resources to help train and build the capacity of Ukrainian forces personnel”. These will be in the form of...

    EU dreams of Iranian gas to break dependence on Moscow
    Apr19

    EU dreams of Iranian gas to break dependence on Moscow

    The EU is hoping future gas imports from Iran can break its dependence on Russia as prospects grow for a nuclear deal that would include lifting sanctions on Tehran. The European Union is betting on so-called Southern Corridor pipelines to supply gas to southern Europe via Turkey from fields in Azerbaijan and nearby countries, including Iran....

    Putin warns Israel not to sell Ukraine arms in response to Iran arms deal
    Apr19

    Putin warns Israel not to sell Ukraine arms in response to Iran arms deal

    Israel slams Russia’s sale of advanced missile defense system S-300 to Iran; Russian president warns Israel not to arm Ukraine in retribution: ‘It will be counterproductive.’ …read more Source: Yedioth...

    Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to Ukraine
    Apr18

    Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to Ukraine

    Moscow threatens that sending arms to Kiev in retaliation for S-300 missile agreement with Iran will raise the death toll. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Putin warns Israel against selling arms to Ukraine
    Apr18

    Putin warns Israel against selling arms to Ukraine

    Russian leader said that any Israeli deal with Ukraine would be “counterproductive.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

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