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    U.S. Says Russian Duma Elections In Crimea Are Illegal
    Sep17

    U.S. Says Russian Duma Elections In Crimea Are Illegal

    The United States announced that it does not recognize the legitimacy, and will not recognize the outcome, of Russian Duma elections scheduled on September 18 in Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. calls Russian elections in Crimea illegitimate
    Sep17

    U.S. calls Russian elections in Crimea illegitimate

    The United States on Friday said Russian parliamentary elections planned for Crimea are illegitimate. “The United States does not recognize the legitimacy, and will not recognize the outcome, of the Russian Duma elections planned for Russian-occupied Crimea on September 18th,” said State Department spokesman John Kirby in a statement. Two and a...

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea (AFP)
    Sep17

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – The United States “does not recognize the legitimacy” of upcoming Russian parliamentary elections planned for Crimea, the State Department said. …read more Source: The West...

    US says won’t recognize outcome of Russian elections in Crimea
    Sep17

    US says won’t recognize outcome of Russian elections in Crimea

    The US has denounced upcoming Russian parliamentary elections planned for the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source:...

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea
    Sep17

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea

    The United States “does not recognize the legitimacy” of upcoming Russian parliamentary elections planned for Crimea, the State Department said Friday. …read more Source: GMA News...

    Putin Says Crimea Not Annexed By Russia, It Was ‘Reunified’
    Sep17

    Putin Says Crimea Not Annexed By Russia, It Was ‘Reunified’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow did not annex the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea in 2014 but claimed it was “reunified” with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces
    Sep17

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces

    THE HAGUE: Five stolen 17th and 18th-century masterpieces were handed back to the Netherlands on Friday, foreign ministry officials said, and will soon return to a local museum from where they disappeared 11 years ago. “Ukrainian authorities have handed over five Dutch paintings to the Westfries Museum. The handover has just taken place at the...

    Is the Syrian cease-fire deal starting to fray?
    Sep17

    Is the Syrian cease-fire deal starting to fray?

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Last Friday, the U.S. and Russia announced a deal to resume a tenuous cease-fire in Syria, in order to get much needed humanitarian aid to badly deprived civilians throughout the country. It went into effect Monday evening, and, thus far, the results are mixed. Chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner begins our...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko calls for a “sustainable and comprehensive ceasefire”
    Sep17

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko calls for a “sustainable and comprehensive ceasefire”

    Russia ‘‘has to provide a sustainable and comprehensive cease-fire’‘ in eastern Ukraine before steps towards peace can be taken, Petro Poroshenko has warned. …read more Source:...

    Kiev: No political resolution till Moscow provides security
    Sep17

    Kiev: No political resolution till Moscow provides security

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has demanded more steps from Russia for advancing the Minsk peace process in Donbas. …read more Source:...