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    New sanctions restrict financing for Russia oil firms’ trade deals
    Aug29

    New sanctions restrict financing for Russia oil firms’ trade deals

    Russian oil companies will quickly find ways to work around tighter restrictions imposed this month by the United States on the foreign finance they can use, multiple Russian oil industry sources told Reuters.The new restrictions cut the period that US-based entities can provide finance to Russian energy firms from 90 to 60 days and are part of a...

    The Real Danger of Sending U.S. Arms to Ukraine
    Aug29

    The Real Danger of Sending U.S. Arms to Ukraine

    Brian Milakovsky Security, Eurasia Putin could regard U.S. arms transfers as a symbolic test of who dictates conditions in the Donbass warzone. In 2015, after spending several months in the frontline zone I wrote that Ukraine desperately needs a “lousy peace” and not an arms race. Two years and several thousand deaths later, the idea of supplying...

    Netanyahu Accuses Iran of Building Missile Production Sites in Syria, Lebanon
    Aug29

    Netanyahu Accuses Iran of Building Missile Production Sites in Syria, Lebanon

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Iran is building sites to produce precision-guided missiles in Syria and Lebanon, with the aim of using them against Israel. At the start of a meeting in Jerusalem with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, Netanyahu accused Iran of turning Syria into a “base of military entrenchment as part...

    5 Points On The Moscow Deal Trump And Co. Pursued During The Campaign
    Aug29

    5 Points On The Moscow Deal Trump And Co. Pursued During The Campaign

    There’s been a steady drip-drip-drip of information over the past 24 hours stemming from correspondence that the Trump Organization was turning over to investigators on the House Intelligence Committee, which is probing Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. New details about a development proposed by the Trump Organization in...

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to step up peace efforts
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to step up peace efforts

    BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for Russia and Ukraine to increase their efforts to implement a fragile ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Macron Urge Russia, Ukraine To Step Up Peace Efforts
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron Urge Russia, Ukraine To Step Up Peace Efforts

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have called for Russia and Ukraine to step up their efforts to implement a fragile cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to back cease-fire
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to back cease-fire

    France and Germany on Monday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian opposite number to ensure that a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is enforced, warning there has been little let-up in the violence. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia and Ukraine to back ceasefire (AFP)
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia and Ukraine to back ceasefire (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – France and Germany on Monday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian opposite number to ensure that a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is enforced, warning there has been little let-up in the violence. …read more Source: The West...

    Felix Sater’s emails show he was in Moscow for more than real estate: ‘Our boy can become president’
    Aug28

    Felix Sater’s emails show he was in Moscow for more than real estate: ‘Our boy can become president’

    On Sunday, The Washington Post reported that Trump associate Felix Sater had made a lengthy trip to Moscow during the presidential campaign as part of Trump’s ongoing effort to secure a real estate deal in Russia. But as emails from that visit emerge, it appears that Sater was after a lot more than just a building lot. “Our boy can become...

    Felix Sater’s emails show he was in Moscow for more than real estate: ‘Our boy can become president’

    On Sunday, The Washington Post reported that Trump associate Felix Sater had made a lengthy trip to Moscow during the presidential campaign as part of Trump’s ongoing effort to secure a real estate deal in Russia. But as emails from that visit emerge, it appears that Sater was after a lot more than just a building lot. “Our boy can become...