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    Merkel, Pence Vow Strong NATO Support
    Feb18

    Merkel, Pence Vow Strong NATO Support

    While German Chancellor Angela Merkel proposed that European nations strengthen their multilateral ties, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence praised NATO but made no mention of the European Union, fueling concerns about America’s new approach to international affairs. At the Munich Security Conference Saturday, Merkel delivered a speech...

    America comes in third: Trump’s foreign policy is looking more and more like “China First,” “Russia Second”
    Feb18

    America comes in third: Trump’s foreign policy is looking more and more like “China First,” “Russia Second”

    Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (Credit: Reuters/Maxim Shipenkov/Christopher Aluka Berry/Photo montage by Salon) If there’s a single consistent aspect to Donald Trump’s strategic vision, it’s this: U.S. foreign policy should always be governed by the simple principle of “America First,” with this country’s vital interests...

    Russia’s Lavrov announces new Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb18

    Russia’s Lavrov announces new Ukraine ceasefire

    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: France...

    Tentative ceasefire agreed for eastern Ukraine
    Feb18

    Tentative ceasefire agreed for eastern Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said a truce between pro-Russian rebels and Ukraine’s army will start on Monday. But Kyiv has said it is “not at all” happy with the deal made at the Munich Security Conference. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russia’s Lavrov says Feb. 20 ceasefire in Ukraine has been agreed
    Feb18

    Russia’s Lavrov says Feb. 20 ceasefire in Ukraine has been agreed

    MUNICH – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday after meeting with his Ukrainian, German and French counterparts in Munich that a Feb. 20 ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists has been agreed. “On Feb. 20… …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Lavrov says Feb. 20 ceasefire in Ukraine has been agreed
| Reuters
    Feb18

    Russia’s Lavrov says Feb. 20 ceasefire in Ukraine has been agreed | Reuters

    MUNICH Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday after meeting with his Ukrainian, German and French counterparts in Munich that a Feb. 20 ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists has been agreed.”On Feb. 20 the ceasefire regime will start and withdrawal of heavy military hardware will also start .. The...

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports
    Feb18

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports

    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: FOX...

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports
    Feb18

    Russia now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an order for Russia to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine. The signing, announced by the Kremlin … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Germany: No plans to add US to group solving Ukraine crisis
    Feb18

    Germany: No plans to add US to group solving Ukraine crisis

    MUNICH (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister says there are no plans to add the U.S. to the group of countries that have been meeting in efforts to help reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Germany: No Plans to Add US to Group Solving Ukraine Crisis
    Feb18

    Germany: No Plans to Add US to Group Solving Ukraine Crisis

    Germany’s foreign minister says there are no plans to add the U.S. to the group of countries that have been meeting in efforts to help reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine.Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel met his French, Russian and Ukrainian counterparts on Saturday at the… …read more Source:...