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    EU drops sanctions threat against Russia over Syria
    Oct21

    EU drops sanctions threat against Russia over Syria

    BRUSSELS: EU leaders backed down on Friday from an explicit threat of sanctions against Russia over the bombing of Aleppo but warned that they would consider “all available options” if atrocities in Syria continue. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi demanded that any mention of possible punitive measures against Moscow over the Syrian carnage...

    EU drops sanctions threat against Russia over Syria
    Oct21

    EU drops sanctions threat against Russia over Syria

    Brussels – EU leaders backed down on Friday from an explicit threat of sanctions against Russia over the bombing of Aleppo but warned that they would consider “all available options” if atrocities in Syria continue. Smoke rises from reported opposition fire from buildings in an eastern government-held neighbourhood of the northern Syrian city of...

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat
    Oct21

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat

    Italy has shielded Russia and Syria from a threat of sanctions, amid warnings by some leaders that Moscow was trying to “weaken” the EU. …read more Source:...

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat
    Oct21

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat

    Italy has shielded Russia and Syria from a threat of sanctions, amid warnings by some leaders that Moscow was trying to “weaken” the EU. …read more Source:...

    Italy’s Renzi forces retreat from new sanctions on Russia
    Oct21

    Italy’s Renzi forces retreat from new sanctions on Russia

    Germany, France and UK rein in demand for fresh EU penalties over Aleppo bombardment …read more Source: Financial...

    Syria: Italy resists EU push for Russia sanctions over Aleppo bombings
    Oct21

    Syria: Italy resists EU push for Russia sanctions over Aleppo bombings

    Britain, France and Germany want maximum pressure on Moscow to stop its assault on rebels in eastern Aleppo. European Union leaders condemned Russia on Friday for its bombing of civilians in Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo but faced resistance from Italy to impose new sanctions against Moscow over the atrocities.Horrified by Russian air...

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute
    Oct21

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute

    The United States has called for a special meeting with Russia over alleged violations of a landmark Cold War-era arms-control treaty, a policy reversal that echoes deepening U.S. fears about Moscow’s intentions. The planned meeting of the Special Verification Commission, scheduled in the near future, focuses new attention on concerns about...

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute
    Oct21

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute

    The United States has called for a special meeting with Russia over alleged violations of a landmark Cold War-era arms-control treaty, a policy reversal that echoes deepening U.S. fears about Moscow’s intentions. The planned meeting of the Special Verification Commission, scheduled in the near future, focuses new attention on concerns about...

    Normandy talks on Ukraine agree to draw up roadmap to peace
    Oct21

    Normandy talks on Ukraine agree to draw up roadmap to peace

    The so-called Normandy format group has held a 5-hour meeting in Berlin to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked? (+video)
    Oct21

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked? (+video)

    Though Russia’s economy has suffered in recent years, due in part to Western sanctions over Russian activities in Ukraine, the Kremlin – and the Russian public – have shown little sign of yielding. …read more Source: Christian Science...