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    Analysis: Trump’s reboot of sanctions ushers in `new normal’ for Russia
    Aug04

    Analysis: Trump’s reboot of sanctions ushers in `new normal’ for Russia

    By Anna Andrianova | Bloomberg News As Russia hunkers down for “decades” of U.S. sanctions, the chill in geopolitics is threatening to turn into a deep freeze for an economy retooling after the crash in oil prices. Related Articles Trump signs ‘seriously flawed’ Russian sanctions bill U.S. says ExxonMobil violated Russia sanctions while...

    Canada’s abysmal record as an arms dealer
    Aug04

    Canada’s abysmal record as an arms dealer

    The new upgraded Light Armoured Vehicle is unveiled at a news conference at a General Dynamics facility in London, Ont., on Thursday, January 24, 2012. Mark Spowart/CP Canadians were not overly surprised last week when video evidence emerged of Saudi Arabia allegedly using Canadian-made armoured vehicles against its own people. The news came and...

    EU sanctions Russians over turbine delivery to Crimea
    Aug04

    EU sanctions Russians over turbine delivery to Crimea

    Deputy energy minister among officials targeted after Siemens equipment diverted …read more Source: Financial...

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War
    Aug04

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War

    This year, 59 civilians have been killed and 280 injured as fighting continues in a 3-year-old war between Russian-backed separatists and government forces. Residents despair of ever seeing peace.(Image credit: Brendan Hoffman/Prime for NPR) …read more Source:...

    EU slaps new sanctions on Russia over Crimea turbines
    Aug04

    EU slaps new sanctions on Russia over Crimea turbines

    The EU expanded its Russia sanctions blacklist Friday, targeting three people including the deputy energy minister and three companies involved in diverting gas turbines sold by German firm Siemens to Russian-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The Daily...

    In New Russian Sanctions Law, A U.S. Warning Of Things To Come
    Aug04

    In New Russian Sanctions Law, A U.S. Warning Of Things To Come

    WASHINGTON — Legislation signed into law this week by a reluctant U.S. President Donald Trump hits hard at Russia, cementing existing sanctions and adding on a few more for good measure to punish Moscow for its actions in Ukraine, Syria, and allegedly cyberspace. Buried in the bill’s dry legislative language, however, is arguably...

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea
    Aug04

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Pentagon Asks White House to Give Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Aug04

    Pentagon Asks White House to Give Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    The package would include Javelin missiles, which are capable of killing Russian tanks. …read more Source:...

    Canadian Ukrainian goes from Big Four firm to Lviv hotelier
    Aug04

    Canadian Ukrainian goes from Big Four firm to Lviv hotelier

    KYIV – There’s a history of people becoming entrepreneurs after turning 40. Robin Chase was 42 when she co-founded ZipCar, a car-sharing company whose business model is helping define the so-called new economy. Henry Ford was 40 when he started manufacturing automobiles. Giorgio Armani was 41 when he introduced his haute couture line of...

    How Obama’s Weakness Encouraged Russian Election Meddling
    Aug04

    How Obama’s Weakness Encouraged Russian Election Meddling

    Amid the unrelenting media din accompanying the latest twist in the White House’s ongoing personnel struggles last week, BuzzFeed News managed to cause a minor stir by publishing an update on the circumstances surrounding the mysterious death of Mikhail Lesin, the former Putin advisor instrumental in cowing Russia’s lively media in...