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    [Ticker] Trump to ‘consider’ US sanctions on Russia
    Jan27

    [Ticker] Trump to ‘consider’ US sanctions on Russia

    US president Donald Trump has put the future of sanctions on Russia “under consideration” ahead of his phone call with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Saturday, Trump’s aide, Kellyanne Conway, told US broadcaster Fox News on Friday. Trump will also speak with the French and German leaders the same day, in his first foray...

    Kellyanne Conway: Removing sanctions on Russia ‘is under consideration’
    Jan27

    Kellyanne Conway: Removing sanctions on Russia ‘is under consideration’

    President Barack Obama sanctioned Russia in 2014 over its annexation of Crimea and incursion into eastern Ukraine. President Donald Trump’s senior adviser Kellyanne Conway said Friday that removing US sanctions on Russia “is under consideration” by the administration.When asked whether lifting the Obama administration’s...

    Kremlin Says Putin-Trump Call Set for Saturday
    Jan27

    Kremlin Says Putin-Trump Call Set for Saturday

    MOSCOW—Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to speak by phone with U.S. President Donald Trump over the weekend, the Kremlin said Friday. Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that the conversation is scheduled for Saturday. They last spoke when Putin congratulated Trump on his victory shortly after his election. Peskov said...

    Putin, Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions in call: White House aide
    Jan27

    Putin, Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions in call: White House aide

    Trump will also speak to German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande by phone on Saturday …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Conway: Russian sanctions ‘under consideration’ in Trump-Putin call
    Jan27

    Conway: Russian sanctions ‘under consideration’ in Trump-Putin call

    Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said the United States’ current sanctions on Russian will be “under consideration” when President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday.“All of that is under consideration, and certainly in addition to improving relations with different foreign leaders and their...

    Putin and Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions: White House aide
    Jan27

    Putin and Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions: White House aide

    WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are likely to discuss the sanctions that Washington imposed on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine when the two leaders speak by telephone on Saturday, a senior White House aide said. …read more Source: Libya...

    Hungary says Russia sanctions fruitless, Putin visit timely
    Jan27

    Hungary says Russia sanctions fruitless, Putin visit timely

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s foreign minister says the European Union’s economic sanctions against Russia have been unsuccessful economically and politically because they have not achieved their objectives. Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said Friday that Hungary had lost some $6.5 billion in export opportunities to Russian and...

    Germany’s New Foreign Minister Says Core Values Remain Europe, Transatlantic Partnership
    Jan27

    Germany’s New Foreign Minister Says Core Values Remain Europe, Transatlantic Partnership

    Germany’s new foreign minister has said that Europe, the transatlantic partnership with the United States, and multilateralism will remain the core values of German foreign policy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Britain’s new foreign policy is putting the country on collision course with powerful enemies
    Jan27

    Britain’s new foreign policy is putting the country on collision course with powerful enemies

    Downing Street is betting a great deal on being able to win over Donald Trump. One of the more fact-retardant memes in Westminster is that Theresa May is cautious or indecisive. That George Osborne and Michael Gove are not in the Cabinet but are part-timing at BlackRock and the Times respectively ought to be all the evidence you need of that....

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes
    Jan27

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV