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    Putin calls on Europe to improve ties despite sanctions
    Jun17

    Putin calls on Europe to improve ties despite sanctions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin called on European leaders Friday to heal ties with his country despite sanctions after meeting with European investors who said they want to expand their businesses there. Speaking at Russia’s top economic conference, Putin said top German and French investors expressed interest to invest more in Russia...

    Ukraine ‘Outraged’ by Russia Praise From U.N.’s Ban Ki-moon
    Jun17

    Ukraine ‘Outraged’ by Russia Praise From U.N.’s Ban Ki-moon

    The Kiev government is outraged by remarks made by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon about the crucial role Russia can play in ending conflicts, and no longer believes he has any moral authority, Ukraine’s U.N. envoy said on Thursday. Ban’s prepared speech for the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum said Russia...

    Vladimir Putin Laments West’s 2014 Support of ‘Coup’ in Ukraine
    Jun17

    Vladimir Putin Laments West’s 2014 Support of ‘Coup’ in Ukraine

    The Russian leader said the way power had changed hands had led to bloodshed and had frightened the Russian-speaking population in Crimea and south-eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU rolls over Crimea sanctions for another year
    Jun17

    EU rolls over Crimea sanctions for another year

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – The European Union on Friday rolled over for another year sanctions imposed to protest Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, which the bloc deems illegal. …read more Source: The China...

    Germany, Poland edge towards last 16 after goalless draw
    Jun17

    Germany, Poland edge towards last 16 after goalless draw

    Old rivals Germany and Poland fought a battle of attrition that ended in a goalless draw and edged both countries towards a place in the last 16 of Euro 2016 on Thursday. The stalemate left Germany on top of Group C on goal difference with both sides on four points from two matches. Poland’s Arkadiusz Milik had the best chance when he...

    The Latest: Renzi opposes automatic renewal of EU sanctions
    Jun17

    The Latest: Renzi opposes automatic renewal of EU sanctions

    The Latest from the Russian Economic Forum in St. Petersburg (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    News24.com | Putin makes pitch for better Europe ties
    Jun17

    News24.com | Putin makes pitch for better Europe ties

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is willing to reach out to Europe to mend relations shattered by the Ukraine crisis, but insists the West is responsible for the bad blood. …read more Source:...

    Norway aims to boost defences against ‘unpredictable’ Russia
    Jun17

    Norway aims to boost defences against ‘unpredictable’ Russia

    Norway has announced plans for its biggest military upgrade effort since the end of the Cold War, Norwegian Armed Forces/AFP photo OSLO: Norway announced plans Friday for its biggest military upgrade effort since the end of the Cold War, to bolster its defences against an “increasingly unpredictable” Russia. The Scandinavian country, a NATO...

    Ukraine’s History Is in Good Hands
    Jun17

    Ukraine’s History Is in Good Hands

    Josh Cohen’s article claims that I, and others, are “whitewashing” Ukraine’s past. What we are really doing is de-Sovietizing it. …read more Source: Foreign...

    NATO to strengthen support to Ukraine
    Jun17

    NATO to strengthen support to Ukraine

    Richard TomkinsBRUSSELS, June 17 (UPI) — NATO defense ministers have agreed to strengthen support for Ukraine with a Comprehensive Package of Assistance. …read more Source: United Press...