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    Russia slams new EU sanctions over Crimea turbines as ‘hostile’ and ‘groundless’
    Aug04

    Russia slams new EU sanctions over Crimea turbines as ‘hostile’ and ‘groundless’

    Russia reacted angrily Friday after the European Union expanded its sanctions over the transfer of Siemens gas turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea, calling the move “hostile”. “The decision of Brussels…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Siemens
    Aug04

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Siemens

    The EU Council has expanded the sanction list against Russia over Germany’s Siemens turbines delivery to Crimea. …read more Source:...

    New EU Sanctions against Russia over Crimea Annexation
    Aug04

    New EU Sanctions against Russia over Crimea Annexation

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English. The EU blacklisted on Friday three more Russian-linked people including the deputy energy minister and three companies involved in diverting … continue reading New EU Sanctions against Russia over Crimea Annexation …read more Source: ASHARQ...

    New EU Sanctions Blacklist Russian Deputy Minister
    Aug04

    New EU Sanctions Blacklist Russian Deputy Minister

    The European Union on Friday imposed sanctions on three more Russians — including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov — and have also been blacklisted over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea. A department head at the Russian ministry, Evgeny Grabchak, is also now barred from traveling to the EU and any assets he...

    Pentagon Asks White House to Give Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Aug04

    Pentagon Asks White House to Give Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    The package would include Javelin missiles, which are capable of killing Russian tanks. …read more Source:...

    EU imposes new Russia sanctions after Siemens gas turbines diverted to Crimea
    Aug04

    EU imposes new Russia sanctions after Siemens gas turbines diverted to Crimea

    The EU imposed sanctions on three Russian nationals and three firms on Friday after gas turbines sold by German industrial giant Siemens were diverted to Ukraine’s Russian-annexed Crimea region. The…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Analysis: Trump’s reboot of sanctions ushers in `new normal’ for Russia
    Aug04

    Analysis: Trump’s reboot of sanctions ushers in `new normal’ for Russia

    By Anna Andrianova | Bloomberg News As Russia hunkers down for “decades” of U.S. sanctions, the chill in geopolitics is threatening to turn into a deep freeze for an economy retooling after the crash in oil prices. Related Articles Trump signs ‘seriously flawed’ Russian sanctions bill U.S. says ExxonMobil violated Russia sanctions while...

    Canada’s abysmal record as an arms dealer
    Aug04

    Canada’s abysmal record as an arms dealer

    The new upgraded Light Armoured Vehicle is unveiled at a news conference at a General Dynamics facility in London, Ont., on Thursday, January 24, 2012. Mark Spowart/CP Canadians were not overly surprised last week when video evidence emerged of Saudi Arabia allegedly using Canadian-made armoured vehicles against its own people. The news came and...

    EU sanctions Russians over turbine delivery to Crimea
    Aug04

    EU sanctions Russians over turbine delivery to Crimea

    Deputy energy minister among officials targeted after Siemens equipment diverted …read more Source: Financial...

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War
    Aug04

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War

    This year, 59 civilians have been killed and 280 injured as fighting continues in a 3-year-old war between Russian-backed separatists and government forces. Residents despair of ever seeing peace.(Image credit: Brendan Hoffman/Prime for NPR) …read more Source:...