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    German minister says Europe, U.S. should stick to Russia sanctions
    Mar17

    German minister says Europe, U.S. should stick to Russia sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe and the United States should keep sanctions in place against Russia until there is progress in implementing the 2015 Minsk accords aimed at ending the violence in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said. …read more Source:...

    Trump Hosts Merkel, Renews Call for NATO Members’ Payments
    Mar17

    Trump Hosts Merkel, Renews Call for NATO Members’ Payments

    After a White House meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump said he supported NATO but renewed a call for member nations to increase their financial contributions to support the military alliance. Trump expressed his “strong support for NATO” but called on fellow members who “owe vast sums...

    Trump Hosts Merkel, Renews Call for NATO Members’ Payments
    Mar17

    Trump Hosts Merkel, Renews Call for NATO Members’ Payments

    After a White House meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump said he supported NATO but renewed a call for member nations to increase their financial contributions to support the military alliance. Trump expressed his “strong support for NATO” but called on fellow members who “owe vast sums...

    Donald Trump and Angela Merkel in key White House talks
    Mar17

    Donald Trump and Angela Merkel in key White House talks

    The two leaders discuss NATO, the fight against ISIL, and Ukraine among other topics. …read more Source: AL...

    Trump Reiterates NATO Support, Presses Merkel on Spending Targets
    Mar17

    Trump Reiterates NATO Support, Presses Merkel on Spending Targets

    WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump reiterated his strong support for NATO on Friday and pressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet NATO’s military spending target, in the first face-to-face meeting between the two leaders. The meeting between the leader of Europe’s largest economy and the U.S. president was billed as one that...

    In Ukraine, Some Signs Of Progress In Uphill Battle Against Corruption
    Mar17

    In Ukraine, Some Signs Of Progress In Uphill Battle Against Corruption

    Ukraine is considered one of the world’s most corrupt countries. But activists are encouraged by the ongoing case against Roman Nasirov, the country’s tax chief, who is accused of embezzlement.(Image credit: NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    Trump repeats wiretapping claim after U.S. apology to Britain
    Mar17

    Trump repeats wiretapping claim after U.S. apology to Britain

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (all times local): 2:45 p.m. President Donald Trump says his White House shouldn’t be blamed for quoting a Fox News analyst who accused British intelligence of helping former President Barack Obama spy on him. There is no evidence...

    EU turmoil makes Russia a safe bet to bondholders
    Mar17

    EU turmoil makes Russia a safe bet to bondholders

    The political turbulence roiling the European Union is making Russia look like a safe bet to bondholders.For money managers wary of the elections looming in Europe, the worst relations with the West since the Cold War and sanctions on Russia’s biggest companies are no deterrent. The nation’s debt is cheaper to insure against default...

    President Trump and Angela Merkel Meet for the First Time at the White House
    Mar17

    President Trump and Angela Merkel Meet for the First Time at the White House

    (WASHINGTON) — It was all smiles as President Donald Trump welcomed German Chancellor Angela Merkel to the White House on Friday, their first personal encounter since he frequently criticized her during the 2016 presidential campaign. Their agenda included discussions on strengthening NATO, fighting ISIS and resolving Ukraine’s conflict,...

    Trump, Merkel hold press conference
    Mar17

    Trump, Merkel hold press conference

    Popular vote loser Donald Trump is holding a press conference with the leader of the free world, German Chancellor Angela Merkel. If she can stand it, so can we. Watch it on the regular cable news networks or here, on C-SPAN. Friday, Mar 17, 2017 · 6:06:47 PM +00:00 …read more Source: Daily...