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    Macron to discuss Ukraine next week with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko
    Jul22

    Macron to discuss Ukraine next week with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko

    French President Emmanuel Macron will call the leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine on Monday to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine, his office said in a statement. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Macron to discuss Ukraine next week with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko
    Jul22

    Macron to discuss Ukraine next week with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko

    PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron will call the leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine on Monday to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine, his office said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    US Special Representative for Ukraine Visiting Donbass to Meet with Affected by Russian Aggression
    Jul22

    US Special Representative for Ukraine Visiting Donbass to Meet with Affected by Russian Aggression

    United States Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker will travel to eastern Ukraine on July 21 to meet with those who have been affected by Russian aggression and to discuss the importance of security and safety for all Ukrainians, … …read more Source:...

    Rep. Hoyer says impasse over Russia sanctions bill resolved
    Jul22

    Rep. Hoyer says impasse over Russia sanctions bill resolved

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior House Democrat says congressional negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package, to punish Moscow for meddling in U.S. elections and belligerence toward Ukraine. The White House has opposed part of the legislation mandating a congressional review if President Donald Trump seeks to ease the...

    Rep. Hoyer says impasse over Russia sanctions bill resolved
    Jul22

    Rep. Hoyer says impasse over Russia sanctions bill resolved

    A senior House Democrat says congressional negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package, to punish Moscow for meddling in U.S. elections and belligerence toward Ukraine. In … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Vladimir Putin questions need for online subterfuge
    Jul22

    Vladimir Putin questions need for online subterfuge

    Russian President Vladimir Putin questioned the need for people to use pseudonyms online in a conversation with school children in which he revealed he used the alias “Platov” while training as a KGB agent. Russia is under scrutiny in the U.S. and Europe for alleged clandestine attempts to interfere in elections. But speaking on a live Russian TV...

    CPJ and rights groups call on President Poroshenko to prioritize Pavel Sheremet murder case
    Jul22

    CPJ and rights groups call on President Poroshenko to prioritize Pavel Sheremet murder case

    CPJ today joined seven other media rights organizations–all part of the Council of Europe’s Platform to protect journalism and promote the safety of journalists–in signing a joint letter to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. The letter calls on the president to ensure … …read more Source:...

    US General Ben Hodges Says Allies Worry Russian War Game May Be ‘Trojan Horse’
    Jul22

    US General Ben Hodges Says Allies Worry Russian War Game May Be ‘Trojan Horse’

    BERLIN — U.S. allies in eastern Europe and Ukraine are worried that Russia’s planned war games in September could be a “Trojan horse” aimed at leaving behind military equipment brought into Belarus, the U.S. Army’s top general in Europe said on … …read more Source:...

    Siemens Withdraws From Russian Energy Projects
    Jul22

    Siemens Withdraws From Russian Energy Projects

    German industrial giant Siemens will withdraw from a Russian joint venture after discovering that four of its gas turbines were illegally shipped to Crimea. The company will also halt deliveries of power generation equipment to Russian state-controlled customers for the “time being”. Siemens confirmed that it had received “credible information”...

    Former Top US Intel Officials Criticize Trump’s Stance on Russia
    Jul22

    Former Top US Intel Officials Criticize Trump’s Stance on Russia

    Two former top U.S. intelligence officials harshly criticized President Donald Trump on Friday for not standing up to Russia for meddling in the presidential election, one of them wondering aloud whether the president’s real aim is to make “Russia great again.” Former National Intelligence Director James Clapper and former CIA Director John...