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    NATO pledges support to Ukraine
    Jul11

    NATO pledges support to Ukraine

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says his country will begin talks with NATO on an action plan to join the western military alliance. …read more Source:...

    Ryanair abandons plan to start flights to Ukraine
    Jul11

    Ryanair abandons plan to start flights to Ukraine

    [KIEV] Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair said Monday that it was dropping plans to start flights to Ukraine, claiming that Kiev’s airport had not fulfilled pledges made as part of an unspecified “growth agreement”. …read more Source: The Business...

    Russia continues construction of Crimea power plant
    Jul11

    Russia continues construction of Crimea power plant

    Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says his country will continue the building of two power plants in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    White House Criticizes Russia Sanctions Stalled in House 
    Jul11

    White House Criticizes Russia Sanctions Stalled in House 

    WASHINGTON – A new package of economic sanctions on Russia and Iran unacceptably constrains the president’s authority, the White House said Monday as Democrats complained that the Trump administration was trying to weaken the penalties. The legislation sailed through the Senate nearly a month ago in response to Russia’s meddling in...

    Pride, patriotism and how Putin helped redefine what it means to be a ‘true Russian’
    Jul11

    Pride, patriotism and how Putin helped redefine what it means to be a ‘true Russian’

    JUDY WOODRUFF: This week, we begin our weeklong series Inside Putin’s Russia. With support from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, special correspondent Nick Schifrin and producer Zach Fannin traveled to more than a dozen cities, conducted 40 interviews, and were arrested twice. They will report later on Russian propaganda,...

    The Biggest News about the Trump-Putin Meeting Was That It Happened At All
    Jul11

    The Biggest News about the Trump-Putin Meeting Was That It Happened At All

    Andrew C. Kuchins Security, Americas A relatively normal first meeting between Russian and American leaders is a good thing. At long last, nearly six months after his inauguration, Donald Trump finally had the opportunity to meet Russian president Vladimir Putin for more than two hours on Friday at the G-20 summit in Hamburg. Cable-news networks...

    News Wrap: NATO chief demands Russian troops leave Ukraine
    Jul11

    News Wrap: NATO chief demands Russian troops leave Ukraine

    The post News Wrap: NATO chief demands Russian troops leave Ukraine appeared first on PBS NewsHour. …read more Source:...

    Number of Ukrainians With Positive View Toward Russia Grows by 5% in 3 Months
    Jul11

    Number of Ukrainians With Positive View Toward Russia Grows by 5% in 3 Months

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The report based on the results of the survey stated that the number of Ukrainian citizens who in general had the positive attitude toward Russia had increased from 39 percent to 44 percent in May, compared to the previous survey in February. The report stressed, citing the results of Russia’s non-profit Levada...

    Germany’s Siemens says Russian partner violated Crimea sanctions
    Jul11

    Germany’s Siemens says Russian partner violated Crimea sanctions

    The company said it became an unwitting paw in a scheme to evade sanctions against Russia, The New York Times reports. …read more Source:...

    RCN sends divers to Black Sea exercise, Russia to keep close eye on training
    Jul11

    RCN sends divers to Black Sea exercise, Russia to keep close eye on training

    The Royal Canadian Navy has sent a contingent of 14 personnel comprised of divers and support staff and staff officers from Fleet Diving Unit Atlantic and Maritime Forces Atlantic to support Sea Breeze 2017. Sea Breeze is a multi-national training event in Odessa, Ukraine, led by the United States and Ukraine navies. It takes place from July 10...