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    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Meets, Briefly, With President Trump
    Jun20

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Meets, Briefly, With President Trump

    Ukraine is concerned about what the Trump administrations’s efforts to improve relations with Russia will mean for its relations with Washington. Poroshenko wanted to meet with Trump before Putin did.(Image credit: Evan Vucci/AP) …read more Source:...

    Trump calls Ukraine the thing Ukrainians hate the most
    Jun20

    Trump calls Ukraine the thing Ukrainians hate the most

    As President Trump greeted his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, on Tuesday morning at the White House, he made an unfortunate slip. “It’s a great honor to be with President Proshenko of the Ukraine,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office, “a place that we’ve all been very much involved in.” Trump was right: The United States...

    White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine
    Jun20

    White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine

    White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said the United States will continue to sanction Russia until it stops backing separatists in eastern Ukraine. “Would the President like to see Russia get out of eastern Ukraine, and does he see Moscow as the aggressor in this conflict?” Reuters reporter Jeff Mason asked Spicer during his daily...

    Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years
    Jun20

    Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years

    The last decade and a half have been rife with civil unrest, leading millions of displaced persons to seek new, safer lives across foreign borders. President Trump’s administration has made repeated claims that their proposed immigration bans are meant to stop the flow of refugees across US borders. In honor of World Refugee Day, observed...

    Trump and Poroshenko discuss settlement of Ukraine crisis
    Jun20

    Trump and Poroshenko discuss settlement of Ukraine crisis

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Ukraine’s President Has a Remarkably Low Key Meeting With Trump
    Jun20

    Ukraine’s President Has a Remarkably Low Key Meeting With Trump

    Poroshenko, worried he wouldn’t meet Trump at all, downplayed his arrival in D.C., but pleased with administration stance. …read more Source: Foreign...

    US Sanctions Donetsk, Lugansk People’s Republics Banks
    Jun20

    US Sanctions Donetsk, Lugansk People’s Republics Banks

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The United States sanctioned three banks that operate in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR), the US Treasury Department Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said in a press release on Tuesday. “Central Republic Bank is the central bank of the so-called ‘DPR’ and is...

    Trump hosts Ukrainian president, extends sanctions on Russia
    Jun20

    Trump hosts Ukrainian president, extends sanctions on Russia

    Donald Trump hosted Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in the White House as the U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned more Russians over the Crimea conflict. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia says new U.S. sanctions will not alter Moscow’s course: RIA
    Jun20

    Russia says new U.S. sanctions will not alter Moscow’s course: RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – New sanctions imposed by the United States on Russian companies and individuals over Moscow’s role in the Ukraine crisis will not affect Moscow’s policy, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as saying on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    In Trump, Cardin Sees Danger Everywhere He Looks
    Jun20

    In Trump, Cardin Sees Danger Everywhere He Looks

    Ben Cardin thinks America is “absolutely” in danger of stumbling into war. Or wars.Syria, North Korea, the South China Sea, Ukraine—Cardin, the ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sees problems that could get out of hand all over the planet. And he hasn’t seen any kind of a plan or hint of a plan for any of them from...