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    Russia and NATO Conduct First Senior Military Call Since Crimea Annexation
    Mar03

    Russia and NATO Conduct First Senior Military Call Since Crimea Annexation

    The call was the first that Moscow accepted, according to NATO. …read more Source:...

    Mystery Surrounds Blockade Forcing Kyiv’s Hand
    Mar03

    Mystery Surrounds Blockade Forcing Kyiv’s Hand

    Tensions continue to rise in eastern Ukraine as frequently armed activists ratchet up their makeshift blockade to divide Russia-backed-separatist-controlled territory from the rest of the country nearly three years after the onset of violence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. General: Trump won’t take confrontational approach with Russia
    Mar03

    U.S. General: Trump won’t take confrontational approach with Russia

    What would Trumps reaction to Crimea have been, and what will the U.S. President discuss with Russias Vladimir Putin at their first, as yet unscheduled, meeting? In an exclusive interview with RBTH, …read more Source: Big News...

    Campaign adviser changes story and now contradicts Trump, says Donald ordered Ukraine change at RNC
    Mar03

    Campaign adviser changes story and now contradicts Trump, says Donald ordered Ukraine change at RNC

    Donald Trump is having a very, very bad week. As reports emerge that several of his key advisers, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, met with the Russians the week of the RNC convention, one former adviser has now publicly changed his story to contradict his former boss. Members of the Trump campaign interfered with an RNC delegate...

    Gazprom eyeing new gas supply deal with China
    Mar03

    Gazprom eyeing new gas supply deal with China

    Gazprom deputy head Alexander Medvedev is taking solace in old sayings by the founding father of the People’s Republic of China as the natural gas giant pushes ahead with a plan to become its biggest supplier. “Do you know this Chinese saying ‘Hard work for three years, happiness for 10,000′?” Medvedev said in an interview, referring...

    Edmonton soldiers leave for 6-month mission to train Ukrainian troops
    Mar03

    Edmonton soldiers leave for 6-month mission to train Ukrainian troops

    The group is heading to Ukraine as part of Operation Unifier, which saw the Canadian government start sending troops there in summer 2015. …read more Source: Global...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

    Russia, NATO military chiefs in first high-level contact since 2014
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO military chiefs in first high-level contact since 2014

    In the first high-level contact after NATO unilaterally froze ties with Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine, military chiefs from Russia and the Western alliance have held a phone conversation. …read more Source: Iran...

    A timeline of Jeff Sessions and Michael Flynn’s talks with the Russian ambassador
    Mar03

    A timeline of Jeff Sessions and Michael Flynn’s talks with the Russian ambassador

    Donald Trump’s changing tune on Russia casts old talks in a new light. Jeff Sessions, already one of the most controversial and most influential members of Donald Trump’s Cabinet, now finds himself enmeshed in a major scandal. He twice stated — once under oath at his confirmation hearing, another time in answer to a written question...