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    New United States Sanctions Targeted At Russians
    Apr10

    New United States Sanctions Targeted At Russians

    The Russian Embassy in Washington, DC Photo Credit: ZACH GIBSON / AFP A new round of United States sanctions targeting oligarchs and businesses is “aimed at the Russian people,” Russia’s US embassy said Friday. “We are told that these measures are not aimed against the Russian people, but they are,” the embassy said on its Facebook page,...

    Russia vows to curb U.S. sanctions fallout, shrugs off ruble fall
    Apr10

    Russia vows to curb U.S. sanctions fallout, shrugs off ruble fall

    MOSCOW – The Russian government pledged to minimize the fallout from U.S. sanctions on Tuesday and dismissed sharp falls in the ruble and financial markets as short-term volatility, saying Russia needed time to adjust to the new curbs. , The ruble fell sharply for a second day, shedding over 3 percent of its value against the dollar, as...

    FBI raid on Michael Cohen has one real target — and Donald Trump knows it
    Apr10

    FBI raid on Michael Cohen has one real target — and Donald Trump knows it

    AP/Getty/Salon President Trump made a statement on Monday that many …read more Source:...

    Ukraine team hopeful of good results at gymnastics championship in Baku
    Apr10

    Ukraine team hopeful of good results at gymnastics championship in Baku

    Ukrainian athletes are counting on good results at the European Championships in Trampoline, Double Mini-Trampoline and Tumbling in Baku, head of the Ukrainian delegation Yaroslav Kalyuzhny told Trend on April 10. …read more Source:...

    Merkel: New Pipeline Impossible Without Clarity For Ukraine
    Apr10

    Merkel: New Pipeline Impossible Without Clarity For Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that a new natural-gas pipeline linking Russia with Germany cannot go ahead without clarity on Ukraine’s role as a gas transit route. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Merkel seeks to assure Ukraine on Russian gas link
    Apr10

    Germany’s Merkel seeks to assure Ukraine on Russian gas link

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is promising to consider the impact of a new Russian-German gas pipeline on Ukraine as plans progress.The Nord Stream 2 pipeline would pump Russian gas to Germany beneath the Baltic… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Arrested Ukrainian Lawmaker Savchenko’s Home, Office Searched
    Apr10

    Arrested Ukrainian Lawmaker Savchenko’s Home, Office Searched

    Ukrainian law enforcement officers have searched the home and office of lawmaker Nadia Savchenko, who is in jail pending trial on charges of plotting a terrorist attack on parliament with grenades and automatic weapons. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol
    Apr10

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol

    JAKARTA: Indonesia seized an alleged “slave ship” following a dramatic high seas chase sparked by an Interpol alert after the vessel escaped capture in China and Mozambique, authorities said Tuesday. Interpol tipped off Indonesian authorities that the stateless STS-50, a vessel with a notorious maritime rap sheet, would be entering...

    Russian shares sell off amid sanctions fears
    Apr10

    Russian shares sell off amid sanctions fears

    The ruble has experienced its biggest one-day fall for over two years and stocks in major Russian companies also slid, as investors reacted to a new round of US sanctions targeting some of Russia’s biggest tycoons.The fresh US sanctions announced on Friday, targeting officials and businesspeople around President Vladimir Putin, sent...

    Germany’s Merkel seeks to assure Ukraine on Russian gas link
    Apr10

    Germany’s Merkel seeks to assure Ukraine on Russian gas link

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is promising to consider the impact of a new Russian-German gas pipeline on Ukraine as plans progress. …read more Source: The Daily...