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    Russia: Writer Prilepin trades words for weapons
    Feb14

    Russia: Writer Prilepin trades words for weapons

    A famous newcomer has joined the ranks of the separatists in eastern Ukraine. Zakhar Prilepin, one of Russia’ most well-known writers, is fighting on their side – with weapons. …read more Source:...

    UN Official Fears Shaky Ukraine Cease-fire Will Not Hold
    Feb14

    UN Official Fears Shaky Ukraine Cease-fire Will Not Hold

    A senior U.N. official said Tuesday that he feared the fragile cease-fire between the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine would not hold. Neal Walker, the U.N. resident coordinator and humanitarian coordinator in Ukraine, said that although calm had returned, the situation in eastern Ukraine remained very serious. The...

    Spicer: Trump has made it ‘very clear’ that he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine
    Feb14

    Spicer: Trump has made it ‘very clear’ that he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine

    Spicer also said Trump “fully expects” to get along with Russia. …read more Source: Business...

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine – White House
    Feb14

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump made it clear he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine and reduce violence in Ukraine, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Trump expects Russia to give up Crimea (AAP)
    Feb14

    Trump expects Russia to give up Crimea (AAP)

    Russia will return Crimea to Ukraine, according to Donald Trump’s spokesman. …read more Source: The West...

    The other half of Trump’s Russia problem—emboldened Putin rolls out missiles that violate treaty
    Feb14

    The other half of Trump’s Russia problem—emboldened Putin rolls out missiles that violate treaty

    It’s easy to focus on the side of the Trump-Putin relationship that revolves around Trump’s admiration for the Russian autocrat. But there’s a bigger problem than Trump encouraging corruption of US elections or even gifting Putin with $500 billion in oil money by lowering existing sanctions. Trump has also repeatedly...

    ‘Not based on a legal issue, but based on a trust issue’: Spicer defends White House Russia policy after Flynn resigns
    Feb14

    ‘Not based on a legal issue, but based on a trust issue’: Spicer defends White House Russia policy after Flynn resigns

    Sean Spicer repeatedly said that Michael Flynn's resignation was a result of a trust issue with President Trump, as opposed to the fallout of legal wrongdoing. White House press secretary Sean Spicer repeatedly said that NSA Adviser Michael Flynn’s resignation was a result of a trust issue with President Donald Trump, as opposed to the...

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine: White House
    Feb14

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine: White House

    WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump made it clear he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine and reduce violence in Ukraine, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Tuesday. “President Trump has made it very clear that he expects the… …read more Source:...

    White House: Trump has been ‘incredibly tough on Russia’
    Feb14

    White House: Trump has been ‘incredibly tough on Russia’

    The Trump administration will take a tough stance on Russia even as it seeks to work with the country on some issues, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Tuesday. The comments come after Michael Flynn, Trump’s national security adviser, resigned Monday night after revelations that he misled Vice President Mike Pence...

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns
    Feb14

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns

    President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed US sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United States before Trump took office and misled Vice-President Mike Pence about the conversations.Flynn’s resignation came hours after it was...