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    Kremlin: Putin ready to meet with Trump
    Jan21

    Kremlin: Putin ready to meet with Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet US President Donald Trump but preparations for the possible meeting may take months, not weeks, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying by TASS news agency. Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States yesterday after winning the presidential contest against...

    ‘Diplomacy is just negotiation’
    Jan21

    ‘Diplomacy is just negotiation’

    As Donald Trump becomes president of the US today, he becomes both commander-in-chief of the US military and chief negotiator of US foreign policy. Trump would like nothing better. He believes himself to be an excellent negotiator. He gets what he wants. He once said diplomacy was just negotiation, “the ability to convince people to accept your...

    Kremlin hopes for rapport with US, but differences will stay
    Jan21

    Kremlin hopes for rapport with US, but differences will stay

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman voiced hope for a constructive dialogue with President Donald Trump’s administration in comments broadcast Saturday, but warned that differences will remain. Dmitry Peskov said in an interview with state Rossiya television that it would be an “illusion” to expect that...

    U.S. spies fear allies will stop sharing intel under Russia-friendly Trump
    Jan21

    U.S. spies fear allies will stop sharing intel under Russia-friendly Trump

    Now that Donald Trump is officially its commander-in-chief, America’s foreign allies are being forced to grapple with a highly sensitive question: Is it still safe to share information with U.S. intelligence agencies?The global spy community — a fractious world where friends, frenemies and sometimes enemies often enter alliances of...

    New US Administration Position on Ukraine May Promote Crisis Settlement: Moscow
    Jan21

    New US Administration Position on Ukraine May Promote Crisis Settlement: Moscow

    Russia said on Saturday that the position of new US administration on Ukraine could promote the settlement of the crisis. The position of new US administration on Ukraine will become evident soon and it may promote the crisis settlement, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in an interview with the Vesti news outlet. “We will know very soon in...

    Moscow: Russian Embassy in Minsk takes all legal steps to protect  Alexander Lapshin rights and interests
    Jan21

    Moscow: Russian Embassy in Minsk takes all legal steps to protect  Alexander Lapshin rights and interests

    ArmInfo.The Embassy of Russian Federation takes all the steps necessary to protect Alexander Lapshin’s legal rights and interests, the department of media and press of the Russian Foreign Ministry informed ArmInfo due to the decision of Minsk to detent Alexander Lapshin. “Russian side in informed about the decision on Israeli and...

    Elkhan Suleymanov and Muslim Mamedov did not go to the PACE
    Jan21

    Elkhan Suleymanov and Muslim Mamedov did not go to the PACE

    Baku / 21.01.17 / Turan: On Monday PACE winter session opened in Strasbourg, which will last until 27 January. According to the Council of Europe press service, the session on the agenda are the issues of the functioning of democratic institutions in Turkey and Ukraine, the Syrian crisis, the attack on the journalists, online media and freedom of...

    Belarus chooses entry for 2017 Eurovision Song Contest
    Jan21

    Belarus chooses entry for 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

    Naviband will represent Belarus at Eurovision 2017 in Kiev, Ukraine. Artyom Lukyanenko and Ksenia Zhuk performed Story of My Life in the Belarusian language posting the highest total score thanks to the 12 points from the professional jury. …read more Source:...

    Belarus, Ukraine explore opportunities for cooperation in energy efficiency
    Jan21

    Belarus, Ukraine explore opportunities for cooperation in energy efficiency

    Igor Sokol and Sergiy Savchuk discussed the prospects for the cooperation between Belarus and Ukraine in energy efficiency, alternative energy, and the use of local fuels. …read more Source:...

    Russian Chocolate Factory Owned By Poroshenko To Close, Lay Off 700
    Jan21

    Russian Chocolate Factory Owned By Poroshenko To Close, Lay Off 700

    A chocolate maker owned by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced on January 20 that it is planning to shut its factory in Russia for “economic and political reasons” and lay off 700 workers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...