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    Thaci to Russia: “Recognize Kosovo, make it easy on Serbia”
    Feb20

    Thaci to Russia: “Recognize Kosovo, make it easy on Serbia”

    Hashim Thaci has asked Moscow to see beyond Serbia’s interests when it consideres its “relations with Kosovo” and – “not to compare them with Crimea.”According to Tanjug, this has been reported on Monday by the public broadcaster in Kosovo, RTK. …read more Source:...

    France, Germany Decry Russia’s Recognition Of Ukrainian Separatist Documents
    Feb20

    France, Germany Decry Russia’s Recognition Of Ukrainian Separatist Documents

    France and Germany have criticized Moscow’s recognition of documents issued by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, saying the move undermines the peace process in the region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law
    Feb20

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law

    Russia said Monday President Vladimir Putin’s decision to recognize passports issued by separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine complied with international law, after the move drew criticism from France and Germany. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability
    Feb20

    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability

    A cease-fire in eastern Ukraine aimed at halting fighting between Ukrainian government forces and Moscow-backed separatists went into effect Monday. Ukrainian officials, however, warn it is at risk of falling apart. Under the cease-fire announced in Munich by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, both sides are supposed to abide by the...

    Pence tries to reverse damage after Trump?s NATO, EU comments
    Feb20

    Pence tries to reverse damage after Trump?s NATO, EU comments

    BRUSSELS: US Vice President Mike Pence sought to reassure nervous Europeans Monday of Donald Trump´s strong commitment to transatlantic ties as he met EU chiefs amid anti-Trump protests. Capping a European trip aimed at allaying EU fears the new US president might abandon them, Pence said Washington´s support remained “steadfast and...

    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability
    Feb20

    Ukraine Cease-fire in Effect But Doubts Persist as to Sustainability

    A cease-fire in eastern Ukraine aimed at halting fighting between Ukrainian government forces and Moscow-backed separatists went into effect Monday. Ukrainian officials, however, warn it is at risk of falling apart. Under the cease-fire announced in Munich by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, both sides are supposed to abide by the...

    Mike Pence Tries to Reassure a Nervous Europe on U.S. Support
    Feb20

    Mike Pence Tries to Reassure a Nervous Europe on U.S. Support

    (BRUSSELS) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence moved Monday to assuage European Union fears about the strength of Washington’s support for the union and its commitment to European security through the NATO military alliance. In meetings in Brussels, Pence said he was acting on behalf of President Donald Trump “to express the strong commitment...

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA
    Feb20

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday an order issued by President Vladimir Putin to recognise passports issued by rebels in eastern Ukraine was in line with international law, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA
    Feb20

    Russia says Ukraine passport order complies with international law – RIA

    Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday an order issued by President Vladimir Putin to recognise passports issued by rebels in eastern Ukraine was in line with international law, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: Channel...

    Kremlin Denies Knowledge of Ukraine Plan Pushed by Trump Associates
    Feb20

    Kremlin Denies Knowledge of Ukraine Plan Pushed by Trump Associates

    Russia responded to a New York Times article about a peace plan put forward by a Ukrainian lawmaker, Andrii V. Artemenko, and two people close to the president. …read more Source: The New York...