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    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal
    Apr23

    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal

    TORONTO: The Group of Seven industrialized nations presented a stern common front against Russian aggression Sunday at their foreign ministers conference in Toronto. But for all the talk of resisting the “malign activities” of Vladimir Putin’s Kremlin, Washington’s European partners are still concerned that President Donald Trump will...

    G7 Unified In Opposing Russia’s ‘Malign’ Acts, U.S. Official Says
    Apr23

    G7 Unified In Opposing Russia’s ‘Malign’ Acts, U.S. Official Says

    A senior U.S. official has told reporters that foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations remain determined to oppose Russia’s efforts to “destabilize” nations around the world. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    G7 ministers sit down in Toronto to a full plate of world troubles
    Apr23

    G7 ministers sit down in Toronto to a full plate of world troubles

    A gathering of G7 foreign and security ministers got underway in Toronto on a slightly informal note with Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland inviting her counterparts to her home for Sunday brunch. It was a light, relaxed affair that stands in contrast to the heavy agenda they face over the next couple of days in mostly closed-door...

    Lithuania wants more Nato anti-aircraft systems
    Apr23

    Lithuania wants more Nato anti-aircraft systems

    Lithuania wants the United States to bring more defence systems such as long-range Patriot and short-range Avenger missiles to the Baltics where some fear Russia is more powerful in the air.The country has asked Washington to install the systems more regularly for exercises, arguing that the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) needs to know...

    G7 foreign ministers’ summit to hold tough line on Russia: sources
    Apr23

    G7 foreign ministers’ summit to hold tough line on Russia: sources

    TORONTO (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations are expected to maintain a tough line on Russia over its involvement in conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, while leaving the door open to cooperation, two sources briefed on the matter said on Sunday. …read more Source:...

    The Terrorism Label
    Apr23

    The Terrorism Label

    Paul R. Pillar Russia Terrorism, United States A recent op-ed from Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) calls for officially designating Russia a state sponsor of terrorism. Gardner offers a long indictment—a “moral case”, as he calls it—against Russia that mostly involves activities other than terrorism, such as invasions of Georgia and Ukraine and...

    Ukraine foreign minister warns G7 of Russian threats to western democracy
    Apr22

    Ukraine foreign minister warns G7 of Russian threats to western democracy

    TORONTO — Russia is using Ukraine as a test ground for its information war against Western democracy, Ukraine’s foreign minister told G7 ministers meeting here on Sunday. Foreign Affairs Minister Chystia Freeland wants the disruptive influence of Russia on the West to be a top agenda item, and she set the table — literally — for Ukrainian...

    IMF unveils new policy to fight corruption in its member countries
    Apr22

    IMF unveils new policy to fight corruption in its member countries

    The International Monetary Fund will systematically address corruption and its impact on economic growth with all its member countries under new guidelines launched yesterday.The new policy also tackles how rich countries contribute to corruption in the developing world by failing to prevent bribery and money laundering or by allowing anonymous...

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit
    Apr22

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit

    April 23, 2018 2:54 AMTORONTO (REUTERS) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialised nations on Sunday (April 22) discussed ways to pressure Russia on conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, which have badly tarnished Moscow’s ties with the West. …read more Source: The Straits...

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit
    Apr22

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit

    TORONTO (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations on Sunday discussed ways to pressure Russia on conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, which have badly tarnished Moscow’s ties with the West. …read more Source:...