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    Russian Warships to Bolster Aleppo Assault, NATO Diplomat Says
    Oct20

    Russian Warships to Bolster Aleppo Assault, NATO Diplomat Says

    Russian warships off the coast of Norway are carrying fighter bombers that are likely to reinforce a final assault on the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo in two weeks, a senior NATO diplomat said Wednesday, citing Western intelligence. The fleet passed by Bergen, Norway, on Wednesday, the diplomat said, while Russian media have said it will move...

    Germany, France press for progress on Ukraine peace process
    Oct20

    Germany, France press for progress on Ukraine peace process

    BERLIN — The leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France gathered in Berlin on Wednesday for four-way talks hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel designed to revive the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine. The 2015 Minsk agreement brokered by France and Germany has helped end large-scale battles between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia...

    Putin in the line of fire at Berlin talks on Ukraine and Syria
    Oct19

    Putin in the line of fire at Berlin talks on Ukraine and Syria

    Russian President Vladimir Putin faced a grilling over Russia’s role in Ukraine and Syria at talks in Berlin on Wednesday, on his first visit to the German capital since the Ukrainian conflict erupte… …read more Source: The...

    Republican Congressmen Say Russia Further Violated Nuke Treaty
    Oct19

    Republican Congressmen Say Russia Further Violated Nuke Treaty

    Two leading Republican lawmakers say that Russian violations of a key nuclear treaty have worsened, causing them to worry about risks to U.S. forces and allies from intermediate-range cruise missiles. Reps. Mac Thornberry (R., Texas) and Devin Nunes (R., Calif.), who chair the House armed services and intelligence committees, sent a letter to...

    Finland Faces Kremlin Media Assault
    Oct19

    Finland Faces Kremlin Media Assault

    Russian information warfare is old news to Ukraine and the Baltics, but increasingly it is being deployed against Finland as well. Reuters reports on the view from Helsinki, where Finnish authorities have noted an uptick in Russian propaganda: Sitting in his office in the government palace – built for Russia’s Grand Duchy of Finland –...

    Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia: Foreign minister
    Oct19

    Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia: Foreign minister

    Serbia’s foreign minister has complained that the Balkan country faces EU pressure to join Western-backed sanctions against Russia, describing it as “absolutely unacceptable.” …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia Expects No Breakthroughs At Berlin Summit On Ukraine
    Oct19

    Russia Expects No Breakthroughs At Berlin Summit On Ukraine

    Russia says it does not expect any breakthrough in resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine at an upcoming summit in Berlin. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov made the comments on October 19, hours be …read more Source: Big News...

    FM says Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia
    Oct19

    FM says Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia

    Serbia’s foreign minister has complained that the Balkan country faces EU pressure to join Western-backed sanctions against Russia, describing it as “absolutely unacceptable.” Ivica Dacic said in a statement on Wednesday that “Serbia wants to enter the EU but will not do anything that is against its own national...

    Hollande: I will do everything possible to extend Aleppo ceasefire
    Oct19

    Hollande: I will do everything possible to extend Aleppo ceasefire

    French President Francois Hollande will do “everything possible” to try to extend the ceasefire in eastern Aleppo when he meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin this evening. Last week Hollande refused to meet with Putin unless Syria was discussed, it now set to be the main topic for this...

    FM says Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia
    Oct19

    FM says Serbia faces pressure to join sanctions on Russia

    Serbia’s foreign minister has complained that the Balkan country faces EU pressure to join Western-backed sanctions against Russia, describing it as “absolutely unacceptable.” Ivica Dacic said in a statement on … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...