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    Russia slams EU for ‘short-sighted’ sanctions extension
    Jul01

    Russia slams EU for ‘short-sighted’ sanctions extension

    Russia Friday blasted the EU for formally extending economic sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, insisting the punitive measures would not make Moscow change course. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin judo book to be distributed to millions of Russian schoolchildren
    Jul01

    Putin judo book to be distributed to millions of Russian schoolchildren

    History of the sport published by president’s old friend and judo partner who has made billions of dollars from state contracts Related: Sport, doping and Putin’s vision of Russia as a revived world power A judo book written by president Vladimir Putin and an influential oligarch will be distributed to millions of schoolchildren in...

    [Ticker] EU extends sanctions against Russia
    Jul01

    [Ticker] EU extends sanctions against Russia

    The EU officially decided on Friday to extend its economic sanctions against Russia to 31 January 2017. The decision was taken by EU ambassadors already last week, but the official confirmation was delayed until after this week’s EU summit. The sanctions, which target Russia’s energy and banking sector and specific politicians, were...

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months
    Jul01

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine PM Predicts EU Membership Within 10 Years
    Jul01

    Ukraine PM Predicts EU Membership Within 10 Years

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman has predicted Ukraine will join the European Union within the next 10 years. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Soldier Killed In Fresh Fighting In East
    Jul01

    Ukraine Soldier Killed In Fresh Fighting In East

    One Ukrainian soldier has been killed and four wounded in attacks over the past 24 hours by Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months
    Jul01

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine.The decision, which had been expected, was announced in a statement… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Another 6 Months
    Jul01

    EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Another 6 Months

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months
    Jul01

    EU extends sanctions on Russia another 6 months

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace… …read more Source:...

    Clashes erupt during rally of Russian “Night Wolves” downtown Sofia
    Jul01

    Clashes erupt during rally of Russian “Night Wolves” downtown Sofia

    Supporters and opponents of Russian nationalist motorcycle club “Night Wolves,” members of which have been on Bulgarian territory since Wednesday, fought in front of the “St. Alexander Nevski” church in Sofia. Two people were detained by police, but it is unknown who started the brawl. The scandal broke out after it turned...