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    Pope Francis Holds Historic Talks With Russian Orthodox Patriarch
    Feb13

    Pope Francis Holds Historic Talks With Russian Orthodox Patriarch

    History has been made in Cuba where Pope Francis and the Russian orthodox, Patriarch Kirill, have held a first of its kind meeting. At the talks which is the first between a Pope and a Russian church head since the western and eastern branches of Christianity split in the 11th century, both men called for Restored Christian Unity between the two...

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges
    Feb13

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges

    MUNICH (Reuters) – Violence in eastern Ukraine is intensifying and Russian-backed rebels have moved heavy weaponry back to the front line, international monitors warned on Saturday as Moscow responded by accusing Kiev of violating a peace deal. …read more Source: The...

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges
    Feb13

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russian prime minister: ‘We have slid back to a new Cold War’
    Feb13

    Russian prime minister: ‘We have slid back to a new Cold War’

    MUNICH — Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate” tensions. Dmitry Medvedev said Russian President Vladimir...

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges (Reuters)
    Feb13

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges (Reuters)

    By Robin Emmott and Shadia Nasralla MUNICH (Reuters) – Violence in eastern Ukraine is intensifying and Russian-backed rebels have moved heavy weaponry back to the front line, internatio… …read more Source: The West...

    Video: Poroshenko Denounces Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine
    Feb13

    Video: Poroshenko Denounces Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine

    Speaking at the annual Munich Security Conference, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko spoke out against what he called Russian “aggression” and “propaganda,” and demanded that the Donbas region and Crimea be returned to Ukrainian government control. (AP) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Accuses West of ‘New Cold War’ Over Syria, Ukraine
    Feb13

    Russia Accuses West of ‘New Cold War’ Over Syria, Ukraine

    MUNICH, Germany — Russia on Saturday accused world powers of fighting “a new Cold War” as Moscow came under pressure from the United States and NATO over its actions in Syria and Ukraine. Dmitry Medvedev painted a grim picture of relations with the West, telling the Munich Security Conference that NATO’s stance on Russia remained...

    It’s a ‘new cold war’: Russia
    Feb13

    It’s a ‘new cold war’: Russia

    The world has plunged into a “new cold war”, the Russian Prime Minister says, amid tensions over Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: THE...

    Kerry calls out Russia over Ukraine, Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry calls out Russia over Ukraine, Syria

    The US Secretary of State said Russia was violating international custom by staging military interventions. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Germany presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal
    Feb13

    Germany presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal

    MUNICH: Germany’s foreign minister pressed for progress on a year-old peace plan for eastern Ukraine as he met Saturday with senior officials from Russia, Ukraine and France, saying he hopes that Moscow and Kiev realize that they don’t have forever to implement the deal. After the effort in Munich to push forward diplomatic efforts,...