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    Donbass Settlement Decisions Shouldn’t Be Made Without DPR, LPR – Kremlin
    Jun27

    Donbass Settlement Decisions Shouldn’t Be Made Without DPR, LPR – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Normandy Four group, comprising Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine, should facilitate the work of the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine, but leave all final decisions to the Ukraine settlement group, as it contains representation of the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR), Russian...

    Thirteen EU Nations Back Plan for Talks With Russia Over Pipeline
    Jun27

    Thirteen EU Nations Back Plan for Talks With Russia Over Pipeline

    Thirteen EU nations voiced support on Monday for a proposal to empower the bloc’s executive to negotiate with Russia over objections to a new Russian gas pipeline to Germany, despite opposition from Berlin. At an informal debate among EU energy ministers, Germany’s partners in the 28-nation bloc spoke out against Russia’s Nord...

    Who Is Making U.S. Foreign Policy?
    Jun27

    Who Is Making U.S. Foreign Policy?

    Doug Bandow Security, Americas The world is paying attention to the Trump team’s foreign-policy fumbles. It’s a time of trial and tribulation for America’s allies and adversaries alike. Just what is U.S. policy these days? More fundamentally, who is deciding U.S. policy? A presidential transition always creates uncertainty. Even...

    Politics: The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’
    Jun27

    Politics: The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’

    The FBI extensively questioned Carter Page, an early foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump's campaign, in March about allegations that he served as a middleman between the campaign and Moscow during the election, Page confirmed to Business Insider on Monday. Those allegations were laid out in an explosive but unverified collection...

    The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’
    Jun27

    The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’

    Sergei Karpukhin/ReutersThe FBI extensively questioned Carter Page, an early foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump’s campaign, in March about allegations that he served as a middleman between the campaign and Moscow during the election, Page confirmed to Business Insider on Monday. Those allegations were laid out in an explosive...

    Inside Putin’s Echo Chamber
    Jun27

    Inside Putin’s Echo Chamber

    “Let him speak,” Oliver Stone told CNN in defending his four hour documentary on Vladimir Putin, during which the acclaimed American director frequently seemed to avoid obvious follow-up questions. Stone’s reticence on some matters was so glaringly obvious that some commentators began suggesting the movie would be used to kick off...

    France will not   recognise Crimea   ‘annexation’
    Jun26

    France will not recognise Crimea ‘annexation’

    Paris: President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday France refuses to recognise Russia’s “annexation” of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. Speaking after talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Paris, Macron said: “France is committed to Ukraine’s sovereignty with its recognised borders.” Both Macron and Poroshenko said they...

    Russian FM Asks Tillerson To Help Stop ‘Provocations’ Against Syrian Forces
    Jun26

    Russian FM Asks Tillerson To Help Stop ‘Provocations’ Against Syrian Forces

    Russia says Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has told his American counterpart to “take measures to prevent provocations” against Syrian government forces. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU to negotiate Nord Stream 2 pipeline with Russia
    Jun26

    EU to negotiate Nord Stream 2 pipeline with Russia

    Thirteen EU members, including Poland, supported the European Commission request to negotiate with Russia about the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, despite Germany’s opposition. “We had 13 delegations intervening, with all of them being supportive of the Commission’s approach,” Commission Vice President Maros Sefcovic told Reuters. EU nations...

    Trump Eager for Big Meeting with Putin; Some Advisers Wary
    Jun26

    Trump Eager for Big Meeting with Putin; Some Advisers Wary

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian...