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    [Opinion] Four years on – but we will not forget illegally-occupied Crimea
    Mar16

    [Opinion] Four years on – but we will not forget illegally-occupied Crimea

    Together with many other partners, including the United States, Canada and Norway, the European Union has implemented a policy of non-recognition and sanctions regimes, targeting people and entities that have promoted Russia’s illegal annexation. …read more Source:...

    The West Must Step Up Russia Sanctions
    Mar16

    The West Must Step Up Russia Sanctions

    Yesterday, the Trump Administration announced a new set of sanctions targeting the Russian individuals and entities involved with the Internet Research Agency that were indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in February. The FSB and the GRU—the main Russian intelligence services—were also on the list. The move should have not surprised...

    Report: North Korea rocket engine includes Ukrainian technology
    Mar16

    Report: North Korea rocket engine includes Ukrainian technology

    A rocket engine North Korea used in the test of its intercontinental ballistic missiles may have been of Ukrainian origin. …read more Source: United Press...

    The Latest: Weapons watchdog: Nerve agent never declared
    Mar16

    The Latest: Weapons watchdog: Nerve agent never declared

    British national flag flutters in front of the British Embassy with the Ukraine Hotel, right, in the background, in Moscow, Russia, Friday, March 16, 2018. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday accused Britain of violating international law and criticized… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    The Kremlin is hacking your power grid
    Mar16

    The Kremlin is hacking your power grid

    The Trump administration Thursday took the “unprecedented and extraordinary” step of accusing Russia of carrying out cyberattacks against critical national infrastructure, including electric grid, water processing plant and air transportation facilities. The alert was the first official confirmation from Washington that Russian actors have...

    Latvia issues Crimea reminder
    Mar16

    Latvia issues Crimea reminder

    Latvia’s government on March 16 issued a reminder that four years on from Russia’s illegal annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region, nothing has changed as fr as recognition of the aggression is concerned. …read more Source:...

    Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum pointed to problems in member  countries
    Mar16

    Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum pointed to problems in member countries

    ArmInfo. The Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) sent a message in connection with the start of the new architecture (format) of the EaP. In particular, CSF EaP expressed its willingness to share ideas and present commitments as a civil society, and to participate in the implementation of a new format. The EaP CSF emphasizes that...

    Eight injured in ski-lift accident in Geirgia’s Gudauri
    Mar16

    Eight injured in ski-lift accident in Geirgia’s Gudauri

    Photo: Sputnik/Evgeniy Filippov A ski-lift accident in Georgia’s eastern Gudauri resort has left 8 people injured, Georgia.ge quotes the Mountain Resorts Development Company of the Ministry of Economy of Georgia as saying. Sputnik Georgia reported that the ropeway’s malfunction was caused by an engine failure. There are four Russians,...

    The Latest: Russia chides UK for blaming Putin for poisoning
    Mar16

    The Latest: Russia chides UK for blaming Putin for poisoning

    British national flag flutters in front of the British Embassy with the Ukraine Hotel, right, in the background, in Moscow, Russia, Friday, March 16, 2018. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday accused Britain of violating international law and criticized… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    The Russians targeted by new US sanctions over election meddling
    Mar16

    The Russians targeted by new US sanctions over election meddling

    MOSCOW: The latest US sanctions against Russians are aimed at punishing those responsible for cyber attacks and attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential elections. Washington said the issuing of the sanctions was also motivated by other factors, including the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter with a nerve...