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    US adds sanctions against Russian officials—including an oligarch connected to Trump’s campaign
    Apr06

    US adds sanctions against Russian officials—including an oligarch connected to Trump’s campaign

    Donald Trump dragged his heels on Russia sanctions, taking his time in signing the bill passed by Congress and initially stating that no sanctions were needed because just passing the bill was enough. Eventually the government did issue additional sanctions, but they were primarily limited to Russians already indicted by Robert Mueller. In the...

    Johnson, Corbyn and too many others are playing into Russia’s hands on the Skripal poisoning
    Apr06

    Johnson, Corbyn and too many others are playing into Russia’s hands on the Skripal poisoning

    We are losing at what are supposedly Britain’s oldest strengths: spycraft and media. Talk to a police officer, and they’ll tell you most murders are nothing like those on TV. There’s no series of dramatic twists, the early acquitted suspect, the reveal just in time for the ad break – instead it’s the street knife fight...

    Trump just hit Russian oligarchs with the most aggressive sanctions yet
    Apr06

    Trump just hit Russian oligarchs with the most aggressive sanctions yet

    The U.S. just slapped sanctions on a new Russian target: mega-wealthy oligarchs seen as close to the Kremlin but not actually members of President Vladimir Putin’s government. The Trump administration’s move, announced on Friday, affects 38 Russian individuals and businesses, including at least one oligarch with a prominent spot in...

    US imposes new sanctions on Russian oligarchs and government officials
    Apr06

    US imposes new sanctions on Russian oligarchs and government officials

    The United States will impose sanctions on 38 Russian individuals and entities, including 17 members of the Russian government. The Treasury Department announced the sanctions in a news release on Friday. The news release mentioned Russian actions in Ukraine, its support of the Assad regime, and cybercrime, but did not mention the poisoning of...

    U.S. Sanctions Russians Over ‘Malign Activity’
    Apr06

    U.S. Sanctions Russians Over ‘Malign Activity’

    By Lesley Wroughton and Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States imposed sanctions on Friday against Russian businessmen, companies and government officials, striking at associates of President Vladimir Putin in one of Washington’s most aggressive moves to punish Moscow for a range of activities, including alleged meddling...

    US imposes sanctions on Putin’s oligarch allies
    Apr06

    US imposes sanctions on Putin’s oligarch allies

    WASHINGTON: The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on seven Russian oligarchs accused of supporting and profiting from President Vladimir Putin’s efforts to undermine western democracies. Senior US officials described the wealthy international businessmen as members of Putin’s “inner circle” and said that any assets...

    Politics: The Trump administration targets Putin’s inner circle with new Russia sanctions
    Apr06

    Politics: The Trump administration targets Putin’s inner circle with new Russia sanctions

    The US has sanctioned seven Russian oligarchs, 17 senior Russian government officials, and 12 Russian-operated entities. The US slapped new sanctions on seven Russian oligarchs, 17 senior Russian government officials, and more than a dozen Russian entities on Friday. The US Treasury Department cited Russia’s aggression toward Ukraine,...

    US Sanctions Russian Oligarchs
    Apr06

    US Sanctions Russian Oligarchs

    The Trump administration on Friday announced wide-ranging sanctions against 38 Russian individuals and companies, part of what senior administration officials billed as a response “to address Russia’s pattern of malign activities” around the world. The sanctions will be imposed on seven Russian oligarchs — including Oleg...

    Trump Cracks Down on Russia‐‐Again
    Apr06

    Trump Cracks Down on Russia‐‐Again

    The Trump administration on Friday announced a new set of sanctions against 38 individuals and entities in Russia in response to a “consistent pattern of malign activities” by the Russian government. Among those sanctioned are seven Russian oligarchs, including Oleg Deripaska; Kirill Shamalov, the former son-in-law of Russian...

    “Permanent Revolution”: Ukrainian contemporary art at Ludwig Museum
    Apr06

    “Permanent Revolution”: Ukrainian contemporary art at Ludwig Museum

    The first major presentation of Ukrainian contemporary art in Hungary opened yesterday at the Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art. …read more Source: Budapest Business...