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    The secretary of defense appears to be making his own Russia policies
    Feb16

    The secretary of defense appears to be making his own Russia policies

    At home, President Trump is flailing in the face of three separate scandals stemming from his administration’s close ties to the Kremlin. Abroad, his own appointees are busy creating another problem — brazenly undermining his stated policy on Russia in trips to foreign countries. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who said that the list of...

    US rows back on Russian detente, citing Ukraine
    Feb16

    US rows back on Russian detente, citing Ukraine

    Washington unwilling to re-engage while Moscow violates Minsk accord, says Tillerson …read more Source: Financial...

    Utility companies of Ukraine’s Mariupol get 15 MAZ buses
    Feb16

    Utility companies of Ukraine’s Mariupol get 15 MAZ buses

    The MAZ buses supplied to Mariupol meet the Euro 5 emissions standards, have air conditioners and information systems, and are suitable for servicing people with limited mobility. Each bus can carry a hundred passengers. …read more Source:...

    Seen As Turncoats By Moscow, Exiled Duma Pair Blasts Kremlin From Kyiv
    Feb16

    Seen As Turncoats By Moscow, Exiled Duma Pair Blasts Kremlin From Kyiv

    Denis Voronenkov, the former Russian lawmaker who fled in October and has since taken Ukrainian citizenship, has come ready to chastise President Vladimir Putin, who he once supported, and his native Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson: US-Russia Cooperation Possible if Certain Conditions Met
    Feb16

    Tillerson: US-Russia Cooperation Possible if Certain Conditions Met

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington could collaborate with Moscow under certain circumstances. “As we search for new common ground, we expect Russia to honor its commitment to the Minsk agreements and work to de-escalate violence in the Ukraine,” Tillerson said in Bonn, where foreign ministers of the G-20 nations are...

    FIFA to encourage co-hosting for 2026 World Cup
    Feb16

    FIFA to encourage co-hosting for 2026 World Cup

    ZURICH: The 2026 soccer World Cup could be split between up to four countries, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Thursday, announcing the organisation would encourage applications to co-host the tournament. “We will encourage co-hosting for the World Cup because we need FIFA to show we are reasonable and we have to think about...

    Le Pen is stoking France’s passion for protectionism
    Feb16

    Le Pen is stoking France’s passion for protectionism

    Yes, we get it. Marine Le Pen is a divider, a xenophobe, a dangerous nativist who’s willing to disregard individual rights of every kind to achieve her goal of Making France Great Again. She’s racist, homophobic and anti-Semitic. And you’ll delete us off social media if we even think about voting for her. For many people, the...

    Tillerson warns Russia to respect Ukraine commitments
    Feb16

    Tillerson warns Russia to respect Ukraine commitments

    Russia must respect its international commitments toward Ukraine, new U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Thursday during the first meeting between the two sides since Donald Trump took office. “As we search for new common ground we expect Russia to honor its commitment to the Minsk agreements and...

    All eyes on Tillerson’s debut at G20 in
    Feb16

    All eyes on Tillerson’s debut at G20 in

    BONN: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson makes his diplomatic debut at a G20 gathering in Germany Thursday, where his counterparts hope to find out what “America First” means for the rest of the world, reports BSS. Host nation Germany has billed the two-day meeting as a chance for the club of leading economies to discuss how to work together on...

    Germany urges Russia to influence separatists in eastern Ukraine: sources
    Feb16

    Germany urges Russia to influence separatists in eastern Ukraine: sources

    BONN, Germany – German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has told Russia to exert its influence on separatists in eastern Ukraine to withdraw their weapons from the frontline, German diplomatic sources said after the minister met his Russian counterpart Sergei… …read more Source:...