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    Japan and Russia Gear Up for High-Stakes Talks
    Nov08

    Japan and Russia Gear Up for High-Stakes Talks

    Japan and Russia are laying the groundwork for a major summit next month, at which Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe will discuss a host of economic projects and an unresolved territorial dispute. Financial Times explains: Japan and Russia are discussing almost 100 economic co-operation projects as they prepare to negotiate over four disputed islands...

    EU Adds Six Russian Duma Deputies From Crimea To Sanctions List
    Nov08

    EU Adds Six Russian Duma Deputies From Crimea To Sanctions List

    The European Union has added six new deputies in Russia’s State Duma — all from Crimea — to its sanctions list over Russia’s seizure and illegal annexation of the Ukrainian territory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Expands List of Individual Anti-Russia Sanctions
    Nov08

    EU Expands List of Individual Anti-Russia Sanctions

    The European Union has targeted new individuals on the pretext of Crimea’s reunification with Russia. The European Union has added new people to the sanctions list of Russian and Ukrainian nationals accuses of jeopardizing Ukraine’s territorial integrity, an EU Council source told RIA Novosti on Tuesday. “New names have been added to...

    EU finance ministers agree on new sanctions against Crimean officials
    Nov08

    EU finance ministers agree on new sanctions against Crimean officials

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Khodorkovsky urges UK to sanction Russian elites (AFP)
    Nov08

    Khodorkovsky urges UK to sanction Russian elites (AFP)

    London (AFP) – Former oil tycoon and Kremlin foe Mikhail Khodorkovsky on Tuesday urged British MPs to punish corrupt Russian officials with assets in Britain, saying broader sanctions on Russia did not work. …read more Source: The West...

    UN condemns Israel 10 times, 3 for rest of world combined
    Nov08

    UN condemns Israel 10 times, 3 for rest of world combined

    GENEVA, Nov. 8, 2016 – The U.N. General Assembly nearly completed voting today on 10 resolutions against Israel, compared to three for the rest of the world combined, with one each slated for Syria, Iran, and Crimea. See full list here. …read more Source: Canada Free...

    Khodorkovsky urges UK to sanction Russian elites
    Nov08

    Khodorkovsky urges UK to sanction Russian elites

    Former oil tycoon and Kremlin foe Mikhail Khodorkovsky Tuesday urged British MPs to punish corrupt Russian officials with assets in Britain, saying broader sanctions on Russia did not work. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Clinton v Trump: how will the Middle East be affected under a new administration?
    Nov08

    Clinton v Trump: how will the Middle East be affected under a new administration?

    Millions of US citizens turn out on Tuesday to polling stations to vote for the 45th president of the US. The elections will conclude a bitter battle, full of vitriol and hostility, between Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump. The months-long debates that were loaded with scandals and mutual accusations have...

    EU Agrees New Sanctions Against Crimea Officials, EU’s Presidency Says
    Nov08

    EU Agrees New Sanctions Against Crimea Officials, EU’s Presidency Says

    European Union finance ministers agreed on Tuesday new targeted sanctions against Crimean officials, adding to restrictive measures adopted after Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. “The Council adopted new listings under the restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining Ukraine’s territorial integrity,”...

    EU adds to Crimea sanctions blacklist
    Nov08

    EU adds to Crimea sanctions blacklist

    EU diplomatic sources said six Crimea deputies elected to Russia’s Duma had been added to two already on the blacklist. …read more Source: World...