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    WATCH: Khrushchev’s granddaughter on Putin: “He made us respected”
    Feb19

    WATCH: Khrushchev’s granddaughter on Putin: “He made us respected”

    “As Russians we are willing to sacrifice a lot of things for our state to be respected, to be feared, to be recognized,” said Nina Khrushcheva, the granddaughter of former Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev. During a Salon Talks interview, Khrushcheva, an international affairs professor at The New School, was critical of Vladimir Putin but noted...

    New Ukrainian ceasefire to start on Monday
    Feb19

    New Ukrainian ceasefire to start on Monday

    Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine agreed on Saturday to use their influence to implement a ceasefire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons from Monday in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine reflects on deadly ‘Revolution of Dignity’
    Feb19

    Ukraine reflects on deadly ‘Revolution of Dignity’

    Ukrainians are holding several days of events to mark the third anniversary of the end of what they call the ‘Revolution of Dignity’. …read more Source:...

    Khawaja Asif criticises West’s policies on war against terror
    Feb19

    Khawaja Asif criticises West’s policies on war against terror

    KARACHI: Defence minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif said the West’s policies to stay aloof do not support the war against terror. “Such policies will only give rise to terrorism,” said Asif. Participating in a panel discussion on countering extremism and terrorism at the Munich Security Conference 2017, Asif said more than ninety percent of...

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports
    Feb19

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an order for Russia to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The China...

    New Ukraine truce due to come into force Monday
    Feb19

    New Ukraine truce due to come into force Monday

    A truce between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine will come into force Monday, Moscow and Kiev said, though some separatists were already labelling it unfeasible. …read more Source: Muscat...

    News24.com | Russia now recognises Ukrainian passports
    Feb19

    News24.com | Russia now recognises Ukrainian passports

    Russia has decided to recognise passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trump envoys in Europe: Talking points
    Feb19

    Trump envoys in Europe: Talking points

    US President Donald Trump’s envoys have tried to reassure allies that Washington remains committed to its global role and responsibilities. But after a week of top flight diplomacy, it is unclear if US Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and defence chief James Mattis have got the message across. Here is a summary of...

    Poroshenko After Talks With Pence: Crimea’s Issue Remains Top Priority for US 
    Feb19

    Poroshenko After Talks With Pence: Crimea’s Issue Remains Top Priority for US 

    MUNICH (Sputnik) — On February 14, the White House spokesman said that US President Donald Trump expects Russia to “return Crimea” to Ukraine. Later, Trump reaffirmed this stance, suggesting that Obama was “too soft” on Russia. “The United States reiterated … …read more Source:...

    Russia to recognize passports issued by Ukrainian separatists
    Feb19

    Russia to recognize passports issued by Ukrainian separatists

    Russia, Trump, Crimea, Ukraine, passports, Putin …read more Source: Toronto...