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    ‘No miracles’ at Berlin talks on ending Ukraine conflict
    Oct20

    ‘No miracles’ at Berlin talks on ending Ukraine conflict

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said “no miracles” were achieved on the Ukraine crisis on Oct. 20, but talks with the country’s leader and his Russian and French counterparts did lead to some progress on ending a deadlock in the peace process. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russia agrees to armed OSCE monitors in Ukraine’s east
    Oct20

    Russia agrees to armed OSCE monitors in Ukraine’s east

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    Kremlin says Berlin talks on Ukraine crisis were positive
    Oct20

    Kremlin says Berlin talks on Ukraine crisis were positive

    MOSCOW – Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday talks on the Ukraine crisis in Berlin were “as a whole, positive”. Speaking on a conference call with journalists, Peskov said the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine “swapped… …read more Source:...

    Russian military holds missile exercise near western border
    Oct20

    Russian military holds missile exercise near western border

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military has conducted drills involving state-of-the art missiles near the nation’s western border, amid tensions in relations with the West. The Defense Ministry said Thursday that the drills involved Iskander-M missiles. The war games were held at a shooting range near the city of Luga, about 100 kilometers (60...

    Kremlin says Berlin talks on Ukraine crisis were positive
    Oct20

    Kremlin says Berlin talks on Ukraine crisis were positive

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Slight optimism after Putin visit to Berlin
    Oct20

    Slight optimism after Putin visit to Berlin

    “Better this than nothing” was the reaction after Vladimir Putin’s first visit to Germany since the Ukraine crisis. But it’s unclear whether the meeting will yield any concrete results on either that conflict or Syria. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    France, Germany blast Russia for Aleppo bombardment
    Oct20

    France, Germany blast Russia for Aleppo bombardment

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has been blasted by France and Germany for his country’s bombing campaign in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Meeting yesterday in Berlin, French President Francoise Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel also refused to rule out imposing sanctions on Russia for its actions in the Middle East. “What is...

    French, German Leaders Lambaste Putin, Eye Sanctions Over Syria
    Oct20

    French, German Leaders Lambaste Putin, Eye Sanctions Over Syria

    The leaders of France and Germany, after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, lambasted Moscow for its bombardment of Syria and refused to rule out imposing sanctions on Russia. ‘What is ha …read more Source: Big News...

    Too big to not fail
    Oct20

    Too big to not fail

    EU leaders set out to think big at their autumn summit. Instead, they are on the edge of a big fail, before they even sit down to meet. A step-back discussion on long-term Russia policy has been hijacked by events in Syria. Hopes of sealing a trade deal with Canada have been dashed by regional Belgian lawmakers. And an effort to shift the focus...

    Russia is negotiating with Germany and France over Ukraine
    Oct20

    Russia is negotiating with Germany and France over Ukraine

    ON THE morning of October 19th thousands of people in Donetsk, the main city occupied by the Russian-backed separatists of eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region, attended the funeral (pictured above) of a notorious warlord assassinated two days earlier. Arsen Pavlov, better known as Motorola, was a Russian irregular who boasted of killing...