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    Rebel rep: Ukraine truce deal could take years to implement
    Mar18

    Rebel rep: Ukraine truce deal could take years to implement

    MOSCOW (AP) — A rebel representative at peace talks for eastern Ukraine says the truce deal between the Ukrainian government and separatists could take years to be implemented. …read more Source: U.S....

    The Obama Doctrine, Unplugged
    Mar18

    The Obama Doctrine, Unplugged

    Originally published by the Jerusalem Post. It was ironic that the day The Atlantic monthly published what was supposed to be the definitive work on US President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that he was removing the bulk of his military forces from Syria. Jeffrey Goldberg’s long profile...

    Trudeau set to appoint seven new Senators
    Mar18

    Trudeau set to appoint seven new Senators

    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will recommend the appointment of seven new Senators to the Governor General. The new, independent Senators will fill two vacancies in Manitoba, three in Ontario, and two in Quebec. “The Senate appointments I have announced today will help advance the important objective to transform the...

    Ukraine rebel rep. says truce deal could take years to implement
    Mar18

    Ukraine rebel rep. says truce deal could take years to implement

    Denis Pushilin said that the way the truce is implemented right now it could take 10 to 15 years to comply with all of its statures. …read more Source:...

    Political analyst: Russia tested its weapons in Syria
    Mar18

    Political analyst: Russia tested its weapons in Syria

    Syria is of no value for Russia, says Director of the Caucasus Institute Alexander Iskandaryan. He adds that during this period Russia has fulfilled its tasks in Syria that is why Russia decided to pull part of its troops out of Syria. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Armen Navasardyan says Russia’s move was not unexpected for...

    Questions raised over Ukraine campaign cash; how much is being well spent?
    Mar18

    Questions raised over Ukraine campaign cash; how much is being well spent?

    Several of the Ukraine referendum publicity projects which won government funding have failed to materialise or appear to be a… …read more Source:...

    European Union: EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    European Union: EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    In a statement issued on the anniversary of Russia's formal absorption of Crimea into Russia, the EU also said it will maintain its sanctions that ban European companies from investing in Russian Black Sea oil and gas exploration. The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s...

    83.6% of Ukrainians hold a favorable opinion of Belarus
    Mar18

    83.6% of Ukrainians hold a favorable opinion of Belarus

    According to the survey, an overwhelming majority of the Ukrainians (83.6%) see Belarus in a positive light. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has a 43.2% approval rating among the Ukrainians. The Belarusian leader is well ahead of Angela Merkel (33.0%) and Barack Obama (26.6%). …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Rebels say truce deal could take years to implement
    Mar18

    Ukraine: Rebels say truce deal could take years to implement

    An elderly woman pulls a barrow with humanitarian aid distribution by an EU humanitarian program in Semonovka, Eastern Ukraine, Thursday. (AP Photo) A rebel representative at peace talks for eastern Ukraine says the truce deal between the Ukrainian government and separatists could take years to be implemented. Fighting has subsided in eastern...

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula two years ago, saying European governments were very worried about Moscow’s military build-up in the region. In a statement issued on the anniversary of Russia’s formal absorption of...