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    Russia ‘may toughen counter-sanctions’ over Ukraine
    Jun18

    Russia ‘may toughen counter-sanctions’ over Ukraine

    Russia may toughen its response to sanctions imposed by the European Union over the crisis in Ukraine if the bloc extends its measures against Moscow, a Kremlin aide said on June 18 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    EU agrees to extend Russia economic sanctions by six months
    Jun17

    EU agrees to extend Russia economic sanctions by six months

    European Union governments agreed June 17 to extend economic sanctions on Russia over its actions in Ukraine by six months until Jan. 31, diplomats said, maintaining unity in the West’s tough stance toward Moscow …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russia’s celebrity prosecutor promoted as general
    Jun12

    Russia’s celebrity prosecutor promoted as general

    Natalia Poklonskaya, the chief prosecutor of Crimea, has now been promoted to major general following her rise to prominence during the Russian annexation of the peninsula …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Washington accuses Russia of ‘outright lies’ on Ukraine
    Jun12

    Washington accuses Russia of ‘outright lies’ on Ukraine

    Washington’s UN envoy accused Russia on June 11 of spinning “outright lies” on Ukraine designed to hide the Kremlin’s direct involvement in a war it launched to thwart Kiev’s pro-Western drive. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Pope tells Putin: ‘Sincere’ peace efforts needed for Ukraine
    Jun11

    Pope tells Putin: ‘Sincere’ peace efforts needed for Ukraine

    Pope Francis encouraged Russian President Vladimir Putin to engage in “sincere” international efforts aimed at bringing peace to Ukraine as the two men met privately at the Vatican on June 10 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Sanctions push central Europe’s armies further from Russia
    Jun10

    Sanctions push central Europe’s armies further from Russia

    A European Union embargo on arms imports from Russia, imposed last year in response to a pro-Russian rebellion in Ukraine, is speeding the demise of central Europe’s remaining military ties to its former overlord …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    US urges Vatican to get tough with Putin on Ukraine
    Jun10

    US urges Vatican to get tough with Putin on Ukraine

    The United States urged the Vatican on June 10 to criticise Russia’s involvement in the Ukraine conflict more forcefully, hours before Pope Francis was due to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Poll: Americans and Europeans differ on aid to Ukraine
    Jun10

    Poll: Americans and Europeans differ on aid to Ukraine

    A new survey shows that Americans are less willing than Europeans to send economic aid to Ukraine, where the government is struggling to keep the economy afloat while battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Putin visits Italy with one eye on EU sanctions
    Jun10

    Putin visits Italy with one eye on EU sanctions

    President Vladimir Putin will be on the lookout for signs of dissent over European Union sanctions on Russia when he visits Italy on June 10, but he is likely to be disappointed …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    G-7 warns Russia of more sanctions, pledges climate action
    Jun08

    G-7 warns Russia of more sanctions, pledges climate action

    World leaders warned Russia June 8 that it would face stepped-up sanctions for its “aggression” in Ukraine, as they wrapped up a G7 meeting also pledging strong action to fight climate change. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

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