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    Russia, NATO military chiefs in first high-level contact since 2014
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO military chiefs in first high-level contact since 2014

    In the first high-level contact after NATO unilaterally froze ties with Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine, military chiefs from Russia and the Western alliance have held a phone conversation. …read more Source: Iran...

    A timeline of Jeff Sessions and Michael Flynn’s talks with the Russian ambassador
    Mar03

    A timeline of Jeff Sessions and Michael Flynn’s talks with the Russian ambassador

    Donald Trump’s changing tune on Russia casts old talks in a new light. Jeff Sessions, already one of the most controversial and most influential members of Donald Trump’s Cabinet, now finds himself enmeshed in a major scandal. He twice stated — once under oath at his confirmation hearing, another time in answer to a written question...

    Russia says US infighting on Sessions hampers mending ties
    Mar03

    Russia says US infighting on Sessions hampers mending ties

    Donald Trump had come into office expressing admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putin and hoping to mend ties with Moscow, which have sunk to the lowest point since the Cold War over the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and other disputes. […] the allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies of Russian meddling in the election to help...

    Sex workers march in Ukraine demanding legalisation
    Mar03

    Sex workers march in Ukraine demanding legalisation

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Stress from shelling leads to baby boom in Ukraine
    Mar03

    Stress from shelling leads to baby boom in Ukraine

    …read more Source: Taipei...

    NATO, Russia Hold First Top-Level Military Talks In Three Years
    Mar03

    NATO, Russia Hold First Top-Level Military Talks In Three Years

    Senior military officials from Russia and NATO have held their first direct talks since the Western alliance cut military contacts with Russia three years ago over the Kremlin’s interference in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends sanctions against ex-Ukraine president: source (AFP)
    Mar03

    EU extends sanctions against ex-Ukraine president: source (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – The European Union on Friday extended sanctions against former Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych for embezzling state funds just before pro-EU protests ousted him in 2014, an EU source said Friday. …read more Source: The West...

    Separatist leader severs trade ties with Ukraine over rail blockade
    Mar03

    Separatist leader severs trade ties with Ukraine over rail blockade

    The main pro-Russian separatist leader in Ukraine said on Friday he would cut economic ties between rebel territory and the rest of the country, following through on an ultimatum to end trade if the government did not halt a rail blockade. …read more Source: Channel...

    Separatist leader severs trade ties with Ukraine over rail blockade
    Mar03

    Separatist leader severs trade ties with Ukraine over rail blockade

    KIEV (Reuters) – The main pro-Russian separatist leader in Ukraine said on Friday he would cut economic ties between rebel territory and the rest of the country, following through on an ultimatum to end trade if the government did not halt a rail blockade. …read more Source: The...

    Lukashenko extends condolences to Ukraine over coal mine blast
    Mar03

    Lukashenko extends condolences to Ukraine over coal mine blast

    It was with great sadness that Belarus learned about the tragedy at the Stepnaya mine in the village of Glukhov, Lvov region of Ukraine,” the message of condolences reads. …read more Source:...