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    Crimea blackout ‘sabotage by Ukraine’
    Nov30

    Crimea blackout ‘sabotage by Ukraine’

    Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev accuses Ukraine of “sabotage” after damage to key electricity pylons deprived Crimea of power. …read more Source:...

    Obama pushes for calm in angry Russia-Turkey row
    Nov30

    Obama pushes for calm in angry Russia-Turkey row

    Obama also offered the prospect of rolling back sanctions if Russia fully implemented Minsk peace accords signed in February over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Muscat...

    Obama Expresses Regret to Putin Over Downed Su-24 Bomber
    Nov30

    Obama Expresses Regret to Putin Over Downed Su-24 Bomber

    US President Barack Obama expressed on Monday regret to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the downed Russian Su-24 bomber. Putin and Obama met on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which is taking place in Paris between November 30 and December 11. The meeting between the two presidents lasted for about...

    Obama, Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine At Climate Summit
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine At Climate Summit

    Barack Obama has urged Vladimir Putin to ratchet down tensions with Turkey as the U.S. and Russian presidents met on the sidelines of the Paris climate summit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada Offers Ukraine More Military Support Amid Conflict With Russia
    Nov30

    Canada Offers Ukraine More Military Support Amid Conflict With Russia

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau indicated that Canada will provide more support for Ukraine in its conflict with Russia, after the countries’ leaders met on the sidelines of the global climate conference in Paris. Trudeau and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held a closed-door bilateral meeting on Sunday, CBC News reported. …read...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine at summit – White House
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine at summit – White House

    US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syria crisis and the situation in Ukraine during a meeting Monday on the sidelines of the climate summit in Paris, a White House official said. Obama stressed the importance of targeting Islamic State militants in Syria and not focusing military attacks against rebel...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine at Paris climate summit: White House
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine at Paris climate summit: White House

    Obama told Putin he believes Assad must leave power as part of a that transition, and both leaders said their foreign ministers will continue to work on the diplomatic process, the official added. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia to impose food ban in new sanctions against Turkey
    Nov30

    Russia to impose food ban in new sanctions against Turkey

    Turkish and Russian military officers salute as a Turkish honour guard carry the coffin of Russian pilot Lt. Col. Oleg Peshkov into a Russian Air Force transport plane at Esenboga Airport in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. Photo: AP MOSCOW: Russia will restrict imports of Turkish fruit and vegetables as part of a package of new sanctions...

    Putin, Obama Talk Syria, Ukraine on Sidelines of COP 21 Summit
    Nov30

    Putin, Obama Talk Syria, Ukraine on Sidelines of COP 21 Summit

    The two leaders said a political solution was needed in Syria as President Obama urged de-escalation in tensions with Turkey over downed Russian jet. …read more Source:...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) and US President Barack Obama shake hands at the COP21 UN Conference on Climate Change in Paris, France, Monday. (Mikhail Klimentyev/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)President Barack Obama urged Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to decrease tensions with Turkey, as the US and Russian leaders met...