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    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat
    Oct21

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat

    Italy has shielded Russia and Syria from a threat of sanctions, amid warnings by some leaders that Moscow was trying to “weaken” the EU. …read more Source:...

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat
    Oct21

    Italy shields Russia from EU sanctions threat

    Italy has shielded Russia and Syria from a threat of sanctions, amid warnings by some leaders that Moscow was trying to “weaken” the EU. …read more Source:...

    Italy’s Renzi forces retreat from new sanctions on Russia
    Oct21

    Italy’s Renzi forces retreat from new sanctions on Russia

    Germany, France and UK rein in demand for fresh EU penalties over Aleppo bombardment …read more Source: Financial...

    Syria: Italy resists EU push for Russia sanctions over Aleppo bombings
    Oct21

    Syria: Italy resists EU push for Russia sanctions over Aleppo bombings

    Britain, France and Germany want maximum pressure on Moscow to stop its assault on rebels in eastern Aleppo. European Union leaders condemned Russia on Friday for its bombing of civilians in Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo but faced resistance from Italy to impose new sanctions against Moscow over the atrocities.Horrified by Russian air...

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute
    Oct21

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute

    The United States has called for a special meeting with Russia over alleged violations of a landmark Cold War-era arms-control treaty, a policy reversal that echoes deepening U.S. fears about Moscow’s intentions. The planned meeting of the Special Verification Commission, scheduled in the near future, focuses new attention on concerns about...

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute
    Oct21

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute

    The United States has called for a special meeting with Russia over alleged violations of a landmark Cold War-era arms-control treaty, a policy reversal that echoes deepening U.S. fears about Moscow’s intentions. The planned meeting of the Special Verification Commission, scheduled in the near future, focuses new attention on concerns about...

    Normandy talks on Ukraine agree to draw up roadmap to peace
    Oct21

    Normandy talks on Ukraine agree to draw up roadmap to peace

    The so-called Normandy format group has held a 5-hour meeting in Berlin to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked? (+video)
    Oct21

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked? (+video)

    Though Russia’s economy has suffered in recent years, due in part to Western sanctions over Russian activities in Ukraine, the Kremlin – and the Russian public – have shown little sign of yielding. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    As Ukraine peace talks fall again in Berlin, did Putin have other aims?
    Oct21

    As Ukraine peace talks fall again in Berlin, did Putin have other aims?

    Predictably, the meeting of the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France in Berlin on Oct. 19 once again failed to bring any breakthroughs in the settlement of the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Rus …read more Source: Big News...

    Russian Pollster Links Official Anti-Americanism, Crackdown on Opponents
    Oct21

    Russian Pollster Links Official Anti-Americanism, Crackdown on Opponents

    With relations between the United States and Russia continuing to worsen, a leading Russian independent pollster and sociologist says the atmosphere of “militaristic euphoria” and anti-Americanism promoted by Russian authorities is inextricably linked with an ongoing crackdown on opponents of President Vladimir Putin. This week, Russia threatened...