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    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:...

    Tillerson says U.S. expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments
    Feb16

    Tillerson says U.S. expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments

    BONN, Germany – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that the United States was ready to work with Russia if it found common areas for cooperation, but said Moscow had to adhere to commitments made over Ukraine. “As we search… …read more Source:...

    Tillerson warns Russia to respect Ukraine commitments
    Feb16

    Tillerson warns Russia to respect Ukraine commitments

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    Evelyn Farkas was the Pentagon’s top Russia expert. Now she wants Trump independently investigated.
    Feb16

    Evelyn Farkas was the Pentagon’s top Russia expert. Now she wants Trump independently investigated.

    “The fundamental question is: Are you susceptible to blackmail from a foreign entity or individual?” From 2012 to 2015, Evelyn Farkas served as deputy assistant secretary of defense for Russia, Ukraine, and Eurasia. Since leaving office, she’s been raising the alarm that there was more to the strange relationship between Trumpland and...

    Mattis Rules Out Military Collaboration with Russia
    Feb16

    Mattis Rules Out Military Collaboration with Russia

    United States Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis on Thursday ruled out any military collaboration between the US and Russia, saying that the conditions just aren’t correct “right now.” “We are not in a position right now to collaborate on a military level. But our political leaders will engage and try to find common...

    Russia's Lavrov says 'pragmatic' talks with U.S.'s Tillerson did not touch on sanctions
    Feb16

    Russia's Lavrov says 'pragmatic' talks with U.S.'s Tillerson did not touch on sanctions

    BONN (Reuters) – Russia Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday a “pragmatic” meeting with his U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson had addressed conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and Afghanistan, but not U.S. economic sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia must honor Ukraine deal
    Feb16

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia must honor Ukraine deal

    BONN, Germany — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that Russia must abide by a 2015 deal aimed at ending fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists as the Trump administration searches for ways to work cooperatively with Moscow. The former Exxon Mobil CEO spoke after meeting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey...

    Tillerson says US expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments
    Feb16

    Tillerson says US expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that the United States was ready to work with Russia if it found common areas for cooperation, but said Moscow had to adhere to commitments made over Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Tillerson says U.S. expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments
    Feb16

    Tillerson says U.S. expects Russia to meet Ukraine commitments

    BONN, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that the United States was ready to work with Russia if there were common areas for cooperation, but said Moscow had to adhere to commitments made over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    US secretary of state says Russia must honor Ukraine deal
    Feb16

    US secretary of state says Russia must honor Ukraine deal

    BONN, Germany (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that Russia must abide by a 2015 deal aimed at ending fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists as the Trump administration searches for ways to work cooperatively with Moscow…. …read more Source: Associated...