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Japan, Russia wrap up peace treaty summit
Dec16

Japan, Russia wrap up peace treaty summit

Despite continued sanctions on Russia, Japan is eager to make progress on a 70-year-old territorial dispute. …read more Source: Daily...

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 in a signal to Trump
Dec16

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 in a signal to Trump

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine until mid-2017, though some wanted a longer timespan over fear U.S. President-elect Donald Trump would ease pressure on Moscow. The post EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 in a signal to Trump...

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 in a signal to Trump
Dec16

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 in a signal to Trump

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine until mid-2017, though some wanted a longer timespan over fear U.S. President-elect Donald Trump would ease pressure on Moscow. …read more Source: Libya...

Russia Casts Shadow over European Union Summit
Dec16

Russia Casts Shadow over European Union Summit

BRUSSELS — Russia had no seat at the European Union’s table Thursday but it cast a shadow over the summit as a target for criticism of its role in the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin’s influence over the wars that have dragged on for years deeply frustrated a Europe limited to diplomacy, money or...

White House suggests Putin was involved in US hacking
Dec15

White House suggests Putin was involved in US hacking

The Obama administration suggested Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally authorized the hacking of Democratic officials’ email accounts in the run-up to the presidential election. The Obama administration said it was “fact” that hacking had helped Donald Trump’s campaign. The White House also assailed...

EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months
Dec15

EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months

The sanctions were adopted in response to Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea. The post EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. …read more Source: Premium Times...

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017
Dec15

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend the bloc’s main economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine for six months until mid-2017, diplomats said. …read more Source: Libya...

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017
Dec15

EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend the bloc’s main economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine for six months until mid-2017, diplomats said. The post EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more Source: Libya News...

Netherlands Find Compromise to Enact Ukraine Deal
Dec15

Netherlands Find Compromise to Enact Ukraine Deal

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders reached a compromise with the Netherlands Thursday that should allow the bloc to enact an agreement on closer ties with Ukraine, regarded as a landmark deal to counter Russian influence. Dutch Prime Minister Rutte said Thursday he now has the necessary guarantees to push the deal through the Dutch Parliament as...

E.U. Officials: E.U. to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
Dec15

E.U. Officials: E.U. to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months

The European Union will extend its sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the fragile peace agreement in Ukraine, EU officials said Thursday. Two officials said EU nations backed the deal at a summit of EU leaders and the formal decision will be adopted over the next few days. They spoke on condition of...

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