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    Pence slams Russian ‘occupation’ on Georgia visit
    Aug01

    Pence slams Russian ‘occupation’ on Georgia visit

    US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday blasted Russia’s ‘ocupation’ of Georgian territory, as he pledged Donald Trump will sign off on new sanctions against Moscow ‘soon’. Pence is currently on a tour of Eastern Europe aimed at reassuring US allies rattled over Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and backing for a bloody...

    Kremlin considers normal Russia’s arms supplies to Azerbaijan, but complains about possible U.S. weapons sales to Ukraine
    Aug01
    Saakashvili Lashes Out At Poroshenko And Vows To Return To Ukraine
    Aug01

    Saakashvili Lashes Out At Poroshenko And Vows To Return To Ukraine

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and Odesa regional governor who was recently stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship, says he intends to return to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pence Pledges Support For Georgia, Condemns Russia’s Occupation
    Aug01

    Pence Pledges Support For Georgia, Condemns Russia’s Occupation

    MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence pledged support Tuesday for the former Soviet republic of Georgia, his second stop on a European trip backing nations that feel threatened by Russian aggression. Russia and Georgia fought a brief war in 2008, which lead to two breakaway Georgian regions, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, declaring...

    Will Donald Trump Arm Ukraine?
    Aug01

    Will Donald Trump Arm Ukraine?

    The Pentagon and State Department are cooking up a proposal to give Ukraine lethal defensive weapons, according to the Wall Street Journal: American military officials and diplomats say the arms, which they characterized as defensive, are meant to deter aggressive actions by Moscow, which the U.S. and others say has provided tanks and other...

    Pence pledges support for Georgia, condemns Russian moves
    Aug01

    Pence pledges support for Georgia, condemns Russian moves

    The bill underwent revisions to address concerns voiced by American oil and natural gas companies that sanctions specific to Russia’s energy sector could backfire on them to Moscow’s benefit. U.S. lawmakers said they also made adjustments so the sanctions on Russia’s energy sector didn’t undercut the ability of U.S. allies...

    Arming Ukraine Is Still Folly
    Aug01

    Arming Ukraine Is Still Folly

    There is a new proposal to send arms to Ukraine: The U.S. Pentagon and State Department have devised plans to supply Ukraine with antitank missiles and other weaponry and are seeking White House approval, U.S. officials said, as Kiev battles Russia-backed separatists and ties between Moscow and Washington fray. American military officials and...

    Romania suspects swine fever pigs outbreak stems from Ukraine
    Aug01

    Romania suspects swine fever pigs outbreak stems from Ukraine

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    Serzh Sargsyan: Visa-free regime with Iran gave a powerful stimulus  to the growth of the number of Iranian tourists to Armenia
    Aug01

    Serzh Sargsyan: Visa-free regime with Iran gave a powerful stimulus  to the growth of the number of Iranian tourists to Armenia

    ArmInfo.The visa-free regime introduced between Armenia and Iran gave a powerful stimulus to the growth of the number of Iranian tourists in Armenia. This was stated by Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan in an interview with the leading Iranian newspaper “Sharh”. According to the President of the Republic, the Armenian side attaches...

    WORLDVIEW:  A Ukraine buffer zone
    Aug01

    WORLDVIEW: A Ukraine buffer zone

    …read more Source: Newsroom...