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    No Sanctions Relief In Sight For Russia
    Mar16

    No Sanctions Relief In Sight For Russia

    Russia may be waiting quite a while for sanctions relief, if the U.S. Senate has anything to say about it. 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.Senator Mike Crapo,...

    Freeland condemns Russian aggression in Crimea, prompting Kremlin counterattack
    Mar16

    Freeland condemns Russian aggression in Crimea, prompting Kremlin counterattack

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland strongly condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin’s “severe repression of human rights” in occupied Crimea on Thursday, spurring a toughly worded counterattack from the Russian embassy in Ottawa. Ms. Freeland issued a statement Thursday on the third anniversary of Russian forces annexing Crimea,...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    MOSCOW – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. There is no immediate prospect that… …read more Source:...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    MOSCOW – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. There is no immediate prospect that… …read more Source:...

    The United Europe of tomorrow?
    Mar16

    The United Europe of tomorrow?

    Europe’s future lies in a restructuring of the eurozone as a political entity US President Donald Trump has shaken a transatlantic alliance that had long seemed unshakable. In a January interview, he labelled Nato “obsolete” and the European Union a “vehicle for Germany.” The EU will soon collapse, he predicted, with a succession of...

    Germany’s Merkel to Visit Russia for First Time since Crimea’s Annexation
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to Visit Russia for First Time since Crimea’s Annexation

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English. For the first time since the start of the Ukraine crisis, Germany’s Angela Merkel will be visiting Moscow for talks … continue reading Germany’s Merkel to Visit Russia for First Time since Crimea’s Annexation …read more Source: ASHARQ...

    Vladimir Putin says Angela Merkel to visit Russia on May 2
    Mar16

    Vladimir Putin says Angela Merkel to visit Russia on May 2

    Moscow, Mar 16: Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to visit Russia on May 2, President Vladimir Putin said today, a first visit by the German leader to the country in nearly two years. “We are awaiting Mrs Merkel on May 2,” Putin said while meeting with the premier of the German state of Bavaria, Horst Seehofer, a conservative critic of Merkel,...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. …read more Source:...

    ‘We Should Never Trust Russia,’ Warns U.S. Ambassador To UN
    Mar16

    ‘We Should Never Trust Russia,’ Warns U.S. Ambassador To UN

    The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says Washington should “never trust Russia,” the latest in a series of hawkish statements that have made her a leading Russia critic in President Donald Trump’s administration. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014 …read more Source: The Daily...