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    EU extends asset freezes, travel bans on Russia over Ukraine conflict
    Sep07

    EU extends asset freezes, travel bans on Russia over Ukraine conflict

    The EU extends its asset freezes and travel bans against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Council of Europe appoints new author of Smolensk crash report
    Sep07

    Council of Europe appoints new author of Smolensk crash report

    The Council of Europe’s Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights has started work on a report on the 2010 Smolensk plane crash, in which all 96 passengers died, including President Lech Kaczyński and his wife. The Council of Europe may pass a resolution on the issue after the report is prepared. On September 6, Dutch MP Pieter Omtzigt,...

    Kremlin: New U.S. Sanctions ‘Not Consistent’ With Talks Over Cooperation
    Sep07

    Kremlin: New U.S. Sanctions ‘Not Consistent’ With Talks Over Cooperation

    The Kremlin says expanded U.S. sanctions against Russia are not consistent with talks over possible cooperation between Russia and the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order
    Sep07

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order

    U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is strongly criticizing Russia for what he says is Moscow’s “clear ambition to erode the principled international order” through coercion and aggression. Carter used a speech Wednesday to students at Oxford University to blast what he calls Russia’s “unprofessional behavior” in...

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order
    Sep07

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order

    OXFORD, England (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is strongly criticizing Russia for what he says is Moscow’s “clear ambition to erode the principled international order” through coercion and aggression. Carter used a speech Wednesday to students at Oxford University to blast what he calls Russia’s...

    Russia frees Crimean dissident from psychiatric clinic
    Sep07

    Russia frees Crimean dissident from psychiatric clinic

    Russian authorities freed a prominent Crimean dissident from a psychiatric clinic on Wednesday after he was held there for almost a month and subjected to enforced examinations, his lawyer and a colleague said; but he still faces a possible jail sentence. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU Extends Travel Bans, Asset Freezes On Russia
    Sep07

    EU Extends Travel Bans, Asset Freezes On Russia

    The European Union extended on Wednesday part of its sanctions against Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and its role in the crisis in Ukraine, diplomats said. The EU’s travel bans and asset freezes, which were due to expire on Sept. 15, were extended for six months and cover some 150 people and 37 entities involved in the...

    Russia frees Crimean dissident from psychiatric clinic
    Sep07

    Russia frees Crimean dissident from psychiatric clinic

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities freed a prominent Crimean dissident from a psychiatric clinic on Wednesday after he was held there for almost a month and subjected to enforced examinations, his lawyer and a colleague said; but he still faces a possible jail sentence. …read more Source: The...

    EU extends travel bans, asset freezes on Russia
    Sep07

    EU extends travel bans, asset freezes on Russia

    The European Union extended on Wednesday part of its sanctions against Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and its role in the crisis in Ukraine, diplomats said. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU extends travel bans, asset freezes on Russia
    Sep07

    EU extends travel bans, asset freezes on Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union extended on Wednesday part of its sanctions against Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and its role in the crisis in Ukraine, diplomats said. …read more Source: The...