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    EU threatens Russia with sanctions over Syria
    Oct20

    EU threatens Russia with sanctions over Syria

    European Union leaders warned Russia at a summit on Thursday that they will consider sanctions over its role in the Syrian conflict if Moscow does not stop “crimes” in the devastated city of Aleppo. As the bloc’s 28 leaders met in Brussels for a crucial discussion on their future strategy to deal with Moscow, EU President Donald...

    Trump sides with Putin over U.S. intelligence
    Oct20

    Trump sides with Putin over U.S. intelligence

    Donald Trump angrily insisted on Wednesday night that he is not Vladimir Putin’s “puppet.” But at a minimum, in recent months he has often sounded like the Russian president’s lawyer—defending Putin against a variety of specific charges, from political killings to the 2014 downing of a passenger jet over Ukraine, despite the weight of...

    EU leaders consider new sanctions against Russia
    Oct20

    EU leaders consider new sanctions against Russia

    With France, Germany and Britain urging action, EU leaders will discuss pursuing new sanctions against supporters of the Syrian government — a thinly veiled reference to Russia, which has carried out devastating air strikes against rebels seeking to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad. The push for new sanctions at the EU’s autumn summit is...

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease U.S.-Russian tensions
    Oct20

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease U.S.-Russian tensions

    BERLIN – Germany’s anti-immigrant party chief said on Thursday U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump offers the prospect of change in U.S.-Russian relations which could help reduce conflict in Ukraine to Berlin’s advantage. Frauke… …read more Source:...

    The Putin’s ‘Puppet’ Accusations Speak Volumes About the Sad State of U.S.-Russia Relations
    Oct20

    The Putin’s ‘Puppet’ Accusations Speak Volumes About the Sad State of U.S.-Russia Relations

    In the third U.S. presidential debate, the candidates traded accusations about who is really a puppet of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Even allowing for the overheated atmosphere of the U.S. election this cycle, it speaks volumes about the sad state of U.S.-Russian relations that a centerpiece of the most crucial conversation leading up to...

    Front man
    Oct20

    Front man

    Unacknowledged legislator THE crowds in Mariupol, a factory town on the front line in eastern Ukraine, began lining up at six in the morning. It was late spring, and the rock group Okean Elzy were playing. “You might only see them once in your life,” said a young boy in line. Some 30,000 people turned out to see the band and its front man,...

    Trump: We don’t know that Russia is hacking the US election. Experts: Yes, we do.
    Oct20

    Trump: We don’t know that Russia is hacking the US election. Experts: Yes, we do.

    At Wednesday night’s presidential debate, Donald Trump asserted that nobody has any idea who is behind the email hacks of the Democratic National Committee and top Clinton aide John Podesta — despite the US intelligence community having officially blamed Russia. “She has no idea whether it’s Russia, China, or anybody else,” Trump...

    Vucic: I believed Serbia would never have to choose between Russia and EU
    Oct20

    Vucic: I believed Serbia would never have to choose between Russia and EU

    BELGRADE – Serbia is not changing its policy at this time and it will not change it regardless of requests or messages from Brussels or Moscow, says PM Aleksandar Vucic. “Serbia is on the European path, that is Serbia’s strategic goal and task. Serbia will not be imposing sanctions on Russia. Full stop,” Vucic said […] …read more...

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease U.S.-Russian tensions
    Oct20

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease U.S.-Russian tensions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s anti-immigrant party chief said on Thursday U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump offers the prospect of change in U.S.-Russian relations which could help reduce conflict in Ukraine to Berlin’s advantage. The post German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease U.S.-Russian tensions...

    Next U.S. President Has A Ukrainian Problem
    Oct20

    Next U.S. President Has A Ukrainian Problem

    Of the many foreign policy pots and pans left neglected on the next President’s stove, the one marked “Ukraine” may be ready to boil over. It is a goulash of bribery, theft, official corruption and even murder – and nothing is as it first appears. Ukraine has faded from our national consciousness as other, even more...