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    Romania blocks Russian deputy PM from entering EU airspace
    Jul28

    Romania blocks Russian deputy PM from entering EU airspace

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin had to scrap a trip to Moldova on Friday after his plane was barred from entering Romanian and Hungarian airspace. Rogozin said, in comments to Russian news agencies, that he and other Russian officials were traveling on a commercial flight to the Moldovan capital of Chisinau when the...

    Russia Orders US to Reduce Diplomatic Staff
    Jul28

    Russia Orders US to Reduce Diplomatic Staff

    Russia’s foreign ministry said Friday it is imposing counter measures on the U.S. in response to new sanctions approved Thursday by Congress. The ministry said the sanctions confirm the “extreme aggression of U.S. in international affairs.” “We propose to the U.S. side,” the ministry said, “to bring the number...

    Romania blocks Russia minister plane to Moldova
    Jul28

    Romania blocks Russia minister plane to Moldova

    Romania said Friday it had blocked a Moldova-bound plane carrying Russia’s deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin from entering its airspace because of an EU travel ban linked to sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Daily...

    ‘NATO not indifferent towards situation around Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia’
    Jul28

    ‘NATO not indifferent towards situation around Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia’

    “The threats today are more than ever: whether it is the activity of terrorists in Iraq and Syria or the unpredictable aggression of Russia and Azerbaijan towards their neighbours, which creates a huge threat in our region. For example, by … …read more Source:...

    Senate Sends Russia Sanctions Bill To Trump, Moscow Retaliates
    Jul28

    Senate Sends Russia Sanctions Bill To Trump, Moscow Retaliates

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is sending a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia to President Donald Trump to sign after the bill received overwhelming support in Congress. Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and closing the U.S. embassy’s recreation retreat....

    eNCA | Crimea left in dark after Russian power shutdown
    Jul28

    eNCA | Crimea left in dark after Russian power shutdown

    The latest major outage to hit Crimea highlights how vulnerable supplies to the Black Sea peninsula remain more than three years after it was seized from Ukraine by the Kremlin. …read more Source:...

    Russia Orders Cut in U.S. Diplomats in Reaction to Sanctions
    Jul28

    Russia Orders Cut in U.S. Diplomats in Reaction to Sanctions

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry ordered a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia on Friday and said it was closing down a U.S. recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russia. The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to President...

    Ukraine backs US sanctions bill on Russia
    Jul28

    Ukraine backs US sanctions bill on Russia

    President Petro Poroshenko calls US Congress’ move a ‘resolute’ message of solidarity with Ukraine against Moscow …read more Source: World...

    Russia sanctions bill heads to Trump, Moscow retaliates
    Jul28

    Russia sanctions bill heads to Trump, Moscow retaliates

    WASHINGTON — The Senate is sending a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia to President Donald Trump to sign after the bill received overwhelming support in Congress. Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and closing the U.S. embassy’s recreation retreat. Trump’s...

    Ukraine backs US sanctions bill on Russia
    Jul28

    Ukraine backs US sanctions bill on Russia

    President Petro Poroshenko calls US Congress’ move a ‘resolute’ message of solidarity with Ukraine against Moscow …read more Source: Anadolu...