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    U.S. slaps more sanctions on Russian businesses
    Dec21

    U.S. slaps more sanctions on Russian businesses

    The United States on Tuesday targeted more Russian businessmen and companies over Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the conflict in Ukraine, slapping them with U.S. sanctions in a move Moscow critici… …read more Source: The...

    Russian Presidential Hopeful Slams Kremlin On Syria, Ukraine
    Dec21

    Russian Presidential Hopeful Slams Kremlin On Syria, Ukraine

    Russia is fighting on the wrong side in Syria and has turned close neighbor Ukraine into a hostile state through its aggression, Kremlin foe Aleksei Navalny has said in an interview. Navalny, an an …read more Source: Big News...

    Exclusive – U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec21

    Exclusive – U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Millions of dollars’ worth of U.S.-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. …read more Source: The...

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine Revisited
    Dec21

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine Revisited

    Daniel DePetris responds to a new call from hawkish senators to send arms to Ukraine: It merely explains why the Russian government acted the way it did, and why further U.S. military assistance to the Ukrainian security forces would be ill-advised. In fact, one could make a convincing case that providing hundreds of millions of dollars in...

    Exclusive: U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec21

    Exclusive: U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Millions of dollars’ worth of U.S.-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. …read more Source: Libya...

    Exclusive: U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec21

    Exclusive: U.S.-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Millions of dollars’ worth of U.S.-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. …read more Source:...

    The coming Brexit tragedy
    Dec21

    The coming Brexit tragedy

    This past year changed everything, except how governments think. Nowhere is that more apparent than in the pre-negotiations for Brexit. With both sides ignoring the far-reaching implications of Donald Trump’s election as US president – namely, the decline of the liberal world order – the process seems set to produce a tragedy for the United...

    Arming Ukraine Is a Bad Idea
    Dec21

    Arming Ukraine Is a Bad Idea

    The first several months of a new administration are inevitably seen as an opening for those who hope to influence the White House over the next four years. The Senate Ukraine Caucus—a bipartisan group of senior lawmakers who have lobbied intensively for a closer U.S.-Ukraine relationship—hopes to take advantage of this sensitive period, in which...

    US Refutes Russian Claim of Broken Communication
    Dec21

    US Refutes Russian Claim of Broken Communication

    The United States is denying claims made by a Russian spokesman that the two countries had all but frozen communication channels, saying both sides were still engaged. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Mir TV earlier Wednesday, that “almost every level of dialogue” had been severed with the United States. But State Department...

    Kremlin says almost all Russia-US dialogue ‘frozen’
    Dec21

    Kremlin says almost all Russia-US dialogue ‘frozen’

    MOSCOW: The Kremlin said Wednesday that nearly all the communication channels between Moscow and Washington were frozen, local media reported. “Practically all levels of dialogue with the United States are frozen,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Mir TV, state news agency RIA Novosti reported. “We don’t communicate...