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    German Investors Return To Russia
    Dec09

    German Investors Return To Russia

    Reports of Russian isolation have been greatly exaggerated. The Wall Street Journal reports that German companies are leading a quiet resurgence of foreign investment into Russia: In the past two years, plunging oil prices and U.S. and European Union sanctions on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine sent foreign investors fleeing. Now, Western...

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15
    Dec09

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15

    The European Union will extend by six months its main economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine after the bloc’s leaders meet in Brussels on Dec. 15, diplomatic sources and officials said on Friday.The sanctions include restrictions access to international financing, and curbs on defence and energy cooperation with Russia,...

    Solomia performs to raise funds for Ukraine’s orphans of war
    Dec09

    Solomia performs to raise funds for Ukraine’s orphans of war

    WASHINGTON – When the Ukrainian singer, composer and poet Solomia entered the stage at St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral on December 4, the people in the audience knew that all the proceeds from the ticket sales would go to help feed, clothe and care for the many orphans who lost their parents in the armed […] …read more Source: The...

    Putin’s breakout year
    Dec09

    Putin’s breakout year

    This year marked the 25th anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union. The celebrations were expected to cover well-trodden territory: The triumph of democracy over communism; the emergence of Europe as a single market with open borders; and Russia’s loss of great power status. Yet, none of the above narratives came true; instead, 2016...

    The ‘Failure’ to Bomb Syria and the Myth of ‘Credibility’
    Dec09

    The ‘Failure’ to Bomb Syria and the Myth of ‘Credibility’

    Mark Moyar repeats a very tired and discredited argument: Mr. Obama’s passivity in the face of provocations and his failure to enforce the “red line” in Syria led Russia, China and other adversaries to seek new gains at America’s expense. There are other problems with the way Moyar describes Obama’s foreign policy record, but...

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15
    Dec09

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will extend by six months its main economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine after the bloc’s leaders meet in Brussels on Dec. 15, diplomatic sources and officials said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15
    Dec09

    EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will extend by six months its main economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine after the bloc’s leaders meet in Brussels on Dec. 15, diplomatic sources and officials said on Friday. The post EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia after leaders meet on December 15 appeared first on...

    Union of Informed Citizens: Incomparability between Karabakh and Crimea
    Dec09

    Union of Informed Citizens: Incomparability between Karabakh and Crimea

    An independence referendum was held in Nagorno-Karabakh on December 10 1991. Crimea held a referendum on independence on March 16, 2014. If the Armenians living in Nagorno Karabakh made use of the so-called remedial right to secession, Crimea was simply annexed by another country [Russia]. In its new video, the Union of Informed Citizens NGO...

    Baltic PMs call for continued sanctions against Russia
    Dec09

    Baltic PMs call for continued sanctions against Russia

    The European Union’s sanctions against Russia must remain in place until the Minsk agreements on Eastern Ukraine are implemented, the three Baltic prime ministers said on Riga on Friday. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The Russian Reset That Never Was
    Dec09

    The Russian Reset That Never Was

    How palace intrigues in the Kremlin, the death of Qaddafi, and war in Ukraine ushered in a new era of mistrust between Russia and the United States under Obama. …read more Source: Foreign...