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    Crimea treasures loaned to Amsterdam museum must be returned to Ukraine, not Russia, Dutch court rules
    Dec14

    Crimea treasures loaned to Amsterdam museum must be returned to Ukraine, not Russia, Dutch court rules

    AMSTERDAM — A Dutch court has ruled that a trove of historical artefacts that is being held by an Amsterdam museum must be returned to Ukraine and not to four museums in Crimea that loaned out the objects for an exhibition in 2014. But the court on Wednesday said that the treasures shouldn’t immediately be returned pending the outcome of a...

    Swedish island likely to reject renting space to Russia
    Dec14

    Swedish island likely to reject renting space to Russia

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Officials on Gotland, Sweden’s militarily strategic island in the Baltic Sea, said Wednesday they likely will turn down a Russian request to rent harbor space after the government warned it could harm the country’s defense and political interests. “Following the information we got from the government, we very likely...

    Why Putin and the Populists Love Each Other Deeply
    Dec14

    Why Putin and the Populists Love Each Other Deeply

    LONDON ― All over the West, populists have an unusual poster boy: Russian President Vladimir Putin. In France, Marine Le Pen has praised his model “of reasoned protectionism, looking after the interests of his own country, defending his identity.” U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has been repeatedly effusive in his admiration for the Russian...

    Crimean Artifacts Should Be Sent to Kiev, Amsterdam Court Rules
    Dec14

    Crimean Artifacts Should Be Sent to Kiev, Amsterdam Court Rules

    A District Court panel decided that the works must be sent to a museum in the capital of Ukraine rather than to the museums in Russian-controlled Crimea that lent them. …read more Source: The New York...

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit
    Dec14

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit

    BERLIN – Germany expects a consensus at an EU summit on Thursday for extending economic sanctions against Russia by six months for its intervention in Ukraine, a senior German official said. The official, speaking at a pre-summit briefing in… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine security chief calls for better cyber defence against Russia
    Dec14

    Ukraine security chief calls for better cyber defence against Russia

    KIEV – A Ukrainian security chief said on Wednesday Ukraine needed to beef up its cyber defences, citing a recent spate of attacks on government websites that he said originated in Russia. Over the past week, Ukraine’s Finance and Defence… …read more Source:...

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit
    Dec14

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany expects a consensus at an EU summit on Thursday for extending economic sanctions against Russia by six months for its intervention in Ukraine, a senior German official said. The post Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more Source: Libya...

    Ukraine security chief calls for better cyber defence against Russia
    Dec14

    Ukraine security chief calls for better cyber defence against Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian security chief said on Wednesday Ukraine needed to beef up its cyber defences, citing a recent spate of attacks on government websites that he said originated in Russia. The post Ukraine security chief calls for better cyber defence against Russia appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more Source: Libya News...

    Ukraine just won a big international legal battle, and the prize is Scythian gold
    Dec14

    Ukraine just won a big international legal battle, and the prize is Scythian gold

    MOSCOW — In one corner, the government of Ukraine. In the other, four museums on the disputed peninsula of Crimea, annexed by Russia in 2014. The prize? A trove of precious Scythian gold, ceremonial daggers and helmets and amulets made by the fearsome horseback nomads who ruled parts of Ukraine and Russia from 600 B.C. to 300 A.D. and who,...

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit
    Dec14

    Germany expects consensus for Russia sanctions extension at EU summit

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany expects a consensus at an EU summit on Thursday for extending economic sanctions against Russia by six months for its intervention in Ukraine, a senior German official said. …read more Source:...