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    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain
    Mar15

    Key U.S. Senate committee leaders say Russia sanctions must remain

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican and Democrat on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee both said on Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine must not be lifted without drastic changes by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets
    Mar15

    Ukraine’s Metinvest says separatists have seized assets

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukraine imposes cargo blockade on breakaway east
    Mar15

    Ukraine imposes cargo blockade on breakaway east

    President’s order comes after pro-Russian separatists seize steel and coal businesses …read more Source: Financial...

    Do Liberals Have an Answer to Trump on Foreign Policy?
    Mar15

    Do Liberals Have an Answer to Trump on Foreign Policy?

    Chris Murphy sensed well before most people that the 2016 election would largely revolve around U.S. foreign policy. Not foreign policy in the narrow, traditional sense—as in, which candidate had the better plan to deal with Russia or defeat ISIS. Rather, foreign policy in its most primal sense—as in, how America should interact with the world...

    Sajdik: Current situation in eastern Ukraine does not contribute to success of Minsk process
    Mar15

    Sajdik: Current situation in eastern Ukraine does not contribute to success of Minsk process

    “It is on the contrary. The recent events have escalated the tension between the sides and have a definite adverse impact on the mutual rapprochement and economic cooperation,” Martin Sajdik said. …read more Source:...

    Is This Russia’s Opening Move in Libya?
    Mar15

    Is This Russia’s Opening Move in Libya?

    As we noted earlier this month, Russia is increasingly playing the power broker in Libya as it cozies up to Khalifa Haftar, the general battling the U.N.-backed government in Tripoli. Now, according to diplomatic sources quoted by Reuters, it looks like Russia is matching boots on the ground to its verbal commitments: Russia appears to have...

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 29 March
    Mar15

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 29 March

    The diplomat noted that the disruption of the rail service was in focus at the meeting of the working group on 15 March. …read more Source:...

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival
    Mar15

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival

    Andre Villas-Boas's SIPG kept their 100 percent record in Group F with a 3-2 win against Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds. Shanghai SIPG’s prolific marksman Elkeson scored with an outrageous 45-yard effort as China’s Brazilian imports justified their expensive price tags in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday. Hulk, a 55 million...

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine Announces Economic Blockade Of Occupied Territories
    Mar15

    Ukraine Announces Economic Blockade Of Occupied Territories

    Ukraine has announced a transport blockade of those areas in the east of the country that are currently occupied by Russian-backed separatists. “It will be in place until the occupiers return stolen Ukrainian industry to Ukrainian jurisdiction,” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko told the country’s national security council in Kyiv. Many...