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    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Sep15

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    EU sanctions designed to deter Russian aggression in Ukraine were prolonged by six months Thursday, with the bloc’s foreign affairs ministers agreeing there had been insufficient change to warrant lifting the measures. The asset freeze and a travel ban against 146 people and 37 firms, most of them Russians, were first introduced in March...

    Ukraine army, pro-Russians both report truce violations
    Sep15

    Ukraine army, pro-Russians both report truce violations

    The Kiev government and pro-Russia forces have reported violations of a ceasefire agreement that started at midnight on Wednesday. …read more Source: Iran...

    U.S. Foreign Policy for Sale? Behind the Trump Organization’s Vast Financial Network
    Sep15

    U.S. Foreign Policy for Sale? Behind the Trump Organization’s Vast Financial Network

    A sweeping new investigation has raised questions about the little-known Trump Organization and potential conflicts of interest should Trump become president. The investigation published in Newsweek magazine reveals the Trump Organization is a vast financial network that stretches from New York City to India, Ukraine, China, Brazil, Argentina,...

    New ceasefire in Donbass proves fragile hours after starting
    Sep15

    New ceasefire in Donbass proves fragile hours after starting

    Residents of the town of Avdiivka, near Donetsk, are skeptical about the new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine that began on Thursday. Shortly after going into effect, it was broken at least twice. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Analysis: Russian Military Activities from South China Sea to Sevastopol
    Sep15

    Analysis: Russian Military Activities from South China Sea to Sevastopol

    Russian troops participating in the Kavkaz-2016 exercise Donald Thieme | USNI Russia is simultaneously conducting operations along the eastern Ukraine border, participating in large bilateral naval exercises with China in the South China Sea and conducting large-scale amphibious exercises in the Black Sea around the Crimean peninsula. The Russian...

    Foreign ministers visit eastern Ukraine as fresh ceasefire begins
    Sep15

    Foreign ministers visit eastern Ukraine as fresh ceasefire begins

    SLOVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from Germany, France and Ukraine visited eastern Ukraine on Thursday, hours after Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian forces agreed to a ceasefire in a conflict that has killed over 9,600 since spring 2014. …read more Source: The...

    The Daily Vertical: Russia Accused Ukraine Of What?!
    Sep15

    The Daily Vertical: Russia Accused Ukraine Of What?!

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Russia Accused Ukraine Of What?! (Transcript)
    Sep15

    The Daily Vertical: Russia Accused Ukraine Of What?! (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German, French ministers visit east Ukraine
    Sep15

    German, French ministers visit east Ukraine

    The German and French foreign ministers traveled to eastern Ukraine on Thursday in their first visit to the conflict area since fighting broke out in spring 2014. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Jean-Marc Ayrault arrived in Kramatorsk, a city controlled by the Ukrainian army, to meet with observers from the Organization for Security and Cooperation...

    German, French FMs make first visit to war-torn east Ukraine
    Sep15

    German, French FMs make first visit to war-torn east Ukraine

    KRAMATORSK, Ukraine: The German and French foreign ministers on Thursday made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east since the beginning of the conflict between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in April 2014. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault arrived in Kramatorsk, a city controlled by the...