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    U.S. sanctions companies, people over Russia actions in Ukraine
    Dec20

    U.S. sanctions companies, people over Russia actions in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday blacklisted seven people and eight companies and government enterprises over Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the conflict in Ukraine, the U.S. Treasury said in a statement. …read more Source: Libya...

    Treasury sanctions more Russian individuals, companies in connection to Ukraine
    Dec20

    Treasury sanctions more Russian individuals, companies in connection to Ukraine

    The Obama administration on Tuesday took its latest action against Russia over the annexation of Crimea and the country’s continued support for Ukrainian separatists.In a fresh set of targeted sanctions, the Treasury Department identified seven individuals and four companies it claims are connected to Russia’s incursions into Ukraine....

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea
    Dec20

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

    The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals linked to the annexation of Crimea. The Treasury Department said … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Marine Le Pen denies cash-for-support deal with Russia
    Dec20

    Marine Le Pen denies cash-for-support deal with Russia

    PARIS — French far-right leader Marine Le Pen may have received funding from Russian-backed banks as thanks for supporting Russia’s annexation of Crimea, French investigative news site Mediapart reported Tuesday, citing text messages exchanged between two Russian officials. In the messages, which Mediapart said it had obtained...

    US sanctions companies, people over Russia actions in Ukraine
    Dec20

    US sanctions companies, people over Russia actions in Ukraine

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    Austria’s far-right party signs pact with Putin’s party after meeting with Trump’s national security advisor
    Dec20

    Austria’s far-right party signs pact with Putin’s party after meeting with Trump’s national security advisor

    The leader of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party said his party had signed a friendly pact with the Russian government in Moscow on Monday and vowed to be “a neutral and reliable intermediary and partner in promoting peace” between the United States and Russia. FPO leader Heinz-Christian Strache also revealed in a statement that he’d...

    Chaplain to Ukraine’s armed forces addresses community in Albany
    Dec20

    Chaplain to Ukraine’s armed forces addresses community in Albany

    WATERVLIET, N.Y. – On December 9, the Ukrainian community of the Albany area had the privilege of meeting with Father Ivan Howhera, who described his experiences ministering to the wounded and dying fighters and soldiers on the Maidan and in the Donbas. The assembly was sponsored by the New York State Capital District of the […] …read more...

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be a Foreign Policy Madman
    Dec20

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be a Foreign Policy Madman

    Click here for reuse options! We’re dealing with a president-elect who may well start a war over Twitter. Foreign policy is a tricky beast for any new president, at any time. But 2016 presents some particular international challenges: ISIS, Syria, Russia and the Ukraine, Russia and Syria, China and Iran (to name just a few). When a new...

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be the Real Madman of Foreign Policy Theory
    Dec20

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be the Real Madman of Foreign Policy Theory

    Click here for reuse options! We’re dealing with a president-elect who may well start a war over Twitter. Foreign policy is a tricky beast for any new president, at any time. But 2016 presents some particular international challenges: ISIS, Syria, Russia and the Ukraine, Russia and Syria, China and Iran (to name just a few). When a new...

    Ukraine investigates suspected cyber attack on Kiev power grid
    Dec20

    Ukraine investigates suspected cyber attack on Kiev power grid

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is investigating a suspected cyber attack on Kiev’s power grid at the weekend, the latest in a series of strikes on its energy and financial infrastructure, the head of the state-run power distributor said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...