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    Bard Music & Fishing Festival promises non-stop music marathon
    Jul28

    Bard Music & Fishing Festival promises non-stop music marathon

    Taking part in the event will be musicians from ten countries: Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Israel, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Lithuania, Poland and Estonia. …read more Source:...

    US Senate Imposes New Sanctions On Russia
    Jul28

    US Senate Imposes New Sanctions On Russia

    The U.S. Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday (27 July) to impose new sanctions on Russia, placing President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. It may also cause the EU to waver on its own sanctions amid fears over energy security....

    Trump in a tough spot after US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia
    Jul28

    Trump in a tough spot after US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia

    The US Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. Russian President Vladimir Putin, who has repeatedly denied the conclusions of U.S. intelligence...

    US Senate passes Russia sanctions, sends bill to Trump
    Jul28

    US Senate passes Russia sanctions, sends bill to Trump

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The US Senate on Thursday passed bipartisan sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, sending the package to President Donald Trump, who must decide whether to accept the tough approach to Moscow or veto the measure. The sanctions, which were approved on a 98-2 Senate vote and overwhelmingly passed the House on Tuesday, are...

    Putin says Russia will respond to ‘insolence’ of US sanctions
    Jul28

    Putin says Russia will respond to ‘insolence’ of US sanctions

    SAVONLINNA (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow will ultimately have to respond to sanctions imposed by the United States that he condemned as insolent towards Russia.We are behaving in a very restrained and patient way, but at some moment we will need to respond, Putin said at a news conference after talks...

    Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia, putting Trump in corner
    Jul28

    Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia, putting Trump in corner

    WASHINGTON: The US Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party.The legislation all but dashes Trump’s hopes for warmer ties with Moscow as his...

    6 crises that could spoil Europe’s summer
    Jul28

    6 crises that could spoil Europe’s summer

    August is supposed to be a dull month for European politics, thanks to the long summer holidays enjoyed by many on the Continent. It rarely works out that way. Political crises, armed conflicts and financial fires have a habit of ignoring the holiday schedules of European politicians. When Greece tipped toward default in 2015, European leaders...

    Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia; Putin vows retaliation
    Jul28

    Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia; Putin vows retaliation

    WASHINGTON: The U.S. Senate voted nearly unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia despite President Donald Trump’s objections to the legislation, which has angered Russian President Vladimir Putin who threatened to retaliate. The Senate backed the measure, which also imposes sanctions on Iran and North Korea, by a margin of...

    Trump could seek ´tougher´ Russia sanctions; Putin threatens retaliation
    Jul28

    Trump could seek ´tougher´ Russia sanctions; Putin threatens retaliation

    WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump could veto pending legislation that would slap new sanctions on Russia in order to push for a tougher deal, a top White House aide said on Thursday, as Moscow warned of retaliation if Washington went ahead with the measure.But the idea of Republican Trump wanting to strengthen the sanctions drew skepticism in...

    Kiev stops supplying electricity to Donbas
    Jul28

    Kiev stops supplying electricity to Donbas

    The links between Ukraine and its independence-seeking eastern districts continue dwindling as Kiev decides to stop supplying electricity to Donbass region. …read more Source:...