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    Last Soviet leader banned from Ukraine
    May28

    Last Soviet leader banned from Ukraine

    The Ukraine has banned Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, after he came out in support of Russia’s annexation of Crimea.Sponsored:Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this. …read more Source:...

    Putin Says Romania, Poland May Now Be In Russia’s Crosshairs
    May28

    Putin Says Romania, Poland May Now Be In Russia’s Crosshairs

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a U.S. missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security.Putin issued his starkest warning yet over the missile shield, saying that Moscow had stated repeatedly that it...

    Russia’s Pacific Pivot: The Moscow-Beijing Shadow Boxing Continues
    May27

    Russia’s Pacific Pivot: The Moscow-Beijing Shadow Boxing Continues

    Miles Maochun Yu Russia, Asia-Pacific “The Sochi Declaration is decidedly anti-China in its wording” Squeezed in Europe by U.S-led sanctions and robust NATO reactions in the aftermath of the annexation of Crimea, Russia is now finding itself in a prime position to exploit the unfolding geopolitical dramas stirred up by China in East...

    Germany seeks to reduce Russia curbs ‘step by step’
    May27

    Germany seeks to reduce Russia curbs ‘step by step’

    TALLINN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Friday floated the possibility of a “step by step” reduction of EU sanctions against Russia if there is progress on ending the conflict in Ukraine. “I hope that by the end of June there will be progress and then we can see if we can reduce the sanctions step by step, or if we stay with...

    Savchenko ready   to negotiate with  pro-Moscow rebels
    May27

    Savchenko ready to negotiate with pro-Moscow rebels

    KIEV: Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, freed from a Russian jail this week, on Friday said she is ready to negotiate with pro-Russian separatists on releasing prisoners. “I am ready to talk to the devil himself to get every one of our people back,” she said at her first news conference since her dramatic release, part of a prisoner swap with...

    EU to unveil military ties plan after Brexit vote
    May27

    EU to unveil military ties plan after Brexit vote

    BRUSSELS: The European Union (EU) said on Friday it will unveil plans for closer military cooperation after Britain’s referendum on whether to the bloc, but denied they were secret proposals for an EU army. EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini last year began drawing up a “global strategy” for foreign and security policy in the wake...

    Putin says Crimea's status as part of Russia not up for discussion
    May27

    Putin says Crimea's status as part of Russia not up for discussion

    ATHENS (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he would not entertain any discussions about the status of Crimea, the Ukrainian region which Moscow annexed. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine violence ramps up as efforts to end separatist rebellion stall
    May27

    Ukraine violence ramps up as efforts to end separatist rebellion stall

    Ukraine shows signs of backsliding on reforms and implementing a cease-fire. …read more Source: USA...

    BC-EU–Ukraine-Savchenko,ADVISORY, EU
    May27

    BC-EU–Ukraine-Savchenko,ADVISORY, EU

    EDITORS:We are calling to your attention an important change that has been made in the story moving under the keyword UKRAINE-SAVCHENKO. The Associated Press is …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ may prove thorn in leader’s side
    May27

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ may prove thorn in leader’s side

    Lawmakers say the pilot’s celebrity profile could come back to haunt Ukrainian president. …read more Source: The Washington...