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    Danish foreign minister: ‘We should stick to sanctions’
    Feb07

    Danish foreign minister: ‘We should stick to sanctions’

    After a visit near the front in eastern Ukraine, where fighting and casualties have worsened in recent days, Danish Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen called on the European Union and the United States to maintain sanctions on Russia. “There is a kind of broad agreement in Denmark that we should stick to sanctions,” Samuelsen said Monday during a...

    Moral Supremacy and Mr. Putin
    Feb07

    Moral Supremacy and Mr. Putin

    Is Donald Trump to be allowed to craft a foreign policy based on the ideas on which he ran and won the presidency in 2016? Our foreign-policy elite’s answer appears to be a thunderous no. Case in point: U.S. relations with Russia. During the campaign Trump was clear. He would seek closer ties with Russia and cooperate with Vladimir Putin in...

    The Latest: White House issues list of 78 attacks
    Feb07

    The Latest: White House issues list of 78 attacks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 8:45 p.m. The White House has released a list of 78 attacks it describes as “executed or inspired by” the Islamic State group. The White House says most did not get sufficient attention. The list includes incidents like a truck massacre in Nice that killed dozens and received...

    EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues
    Feb07

    EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues

    Top diplomats of the 28-nation European Union (EU) on Monday wrapped up a one-day gathering in Brussels, seeking to tackle thorny regional issues ranging from Ukraine crisis to Middle East Process, in the context of a widening crack between the bloc and the new U.S. administration. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues amid widening crack with US
    Feb07

    EU top diplomats meet on thorny regional issues amid widening crack with US

    Top diplomats of the 28-nation European Union (EU) on Monday wrapped up a one-day gathering in Brussels, seeking to tackle thorny regional issues ranging from Ukraine crisis to Middle East Process, in the context of a widening crack between the bloc and the new US administration. …read more Source: China...

    Shelling stops in eastern Ukraine town, leaving death and destitution
    Feb07

    Shelling stops in eastern Ukraine town, leaving death and destitution

    After a week of extensive and indiscriminate shelling, the government-controlled town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine finally spent its first night in relative calm. …read more Source:...

    Russia says US idea of revising Iranian nuclear deal too risky
    Feb07

    Russia says US idea of revising Iranian nuclear deal too risky

    MOSCOW: Russia’s deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Monday it would be too risky for the United States to try to reopen a nuclear deal with Iran, the Interfax news agency reported. “Don’t try to fix what is not broken,” Ryabkov was quoted as saying in an interview with the agency.Earlier, the Kremlin said it did not agree...

    Dnevnik sees Pahor benefiting from Germany-Russia-Ukraine tour
    Feb07

    Dnevnik sees Pahor benefiting from Germany-Russia-Ukraine tour

    President Borut Pahor is embarking on his most touchy tour ever – but it is destined to succeed, Dnevnik comments on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Town Repairs After Worst Shelling in Months
    Feb07

    Ukraine Town Repairs After Worst Shelling in Months

    A week-long surge in violence in and around the government-held town of Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine appeared to be winding down on Monday, as schools reopened and power and water supplies resumed following the worst clashes in months. Last week aid agencies warned of a looming humanitarian crisis after heavy shelling between Ukrainian troops and...

    EU reaffirms strong position on Russia over Ukraine
    Feb07

    EU reaffirms strong position on Russia over Ukraine

    The European Union (EU) insisted on Monday that it will not recognize Crimea’s incorporation into Russia and urged all parties to implement the Minsk agreements fully in light of the recent resurgence of violence in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: China Internet Information...