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    Obama-Putin Hold ‘Intense’ Talk on Syria
    Apr19

    Obama-Putin Hold ‘Intense’ Talk on Syria

    Amid reports that Syrian peace talks are at an impasse, U.S. President Barack Obama urged his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to use his influence with the Assad regime during a phone call early Monday. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Obama had an “intense” conversation with Putin that centered on the situation...

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed pilot, Russians held in Ukraine
    Apr19

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed pilot, Russians held in Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko on Monday discussed the fate of a hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot jailed in Russia and two Russians captured and tried in Ukraine, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin-Poroshenko in prisoner swap call
    Apr19

    Putin-Poroshenko in prisoner swap call

    The presidents of Russia and Ukraine discuss the fate of jailed high-profile prisoners amid speculation they could be swapped. …read more Source:...

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed Ukrainian pilot, Russians held in Ukraine: Kremlin (AFP)
    Apr19

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed Ukrainian pilot, Russians held in Ukraine: Kremlin (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko on Monday discussed the fate of a hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot jailed in Russia and two Russians captured and tried in Ukraine, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: The West...

    Obama calls Putin for ‘intense’ talks on Syria, Ukraine
    Apr18

    Obama calls Putin for ‘intense’ talks on Syria, Ukraine

    With the Syrian cease-fire breaking down, Obama urges Russian president to use his influence with the Assad regime. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine sentences captured Russian servicemen to 14 years
    Apr18

    Ukraine sentences captured Russian servicemen to 14 years

    A Ukrainian court on Monday sentenced two Russian soldiers captured last May to 14 years in prison for their involvement in the pro-Russian separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Return of “In-Between” Europe
    Apr18

    The Return of “In-Between” Europe

    It is glib to argue that history repeats itself, but given the right circumstances, it can rhyme on occasion. Historically in Europe such “rhyming” has anticipated a new power distribution cycle, when power realignments combine with national aspirations to force course corrections that up to that point seemed all but impossible. Today we are on...

    Ukraine court jails alleged Russian soldiers, paving way for swap
    Apr18

    Ukraine court jails alleged Russian soldiers, paving way for swap

    Kiev: A Ukrainian court on Monday sentenced two alleged Russian soldiers to 14 years in prison for fighting in the rebel east, in a ruling that could prelude a swap for pilot Nadiya Savchenko jailed by Russia. The verdict from a panel of three judges read out in court said sergeant Aleksander Aleksandrov and captain Yevgeny Yerofeyev were guilty...

    Kremlin – Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed Ukrainian pilot, Russian soldiers
    Apr18

    Kremlin – Putin, Poroshenko discuss jailed Ukrainian pilot, Russian soldiers

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko discussed the fate of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and two Russians soldiers jailed in Ukraine in a phone call on Monday, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine finds two Russian servicemen guilty of 'terrorism'
    Apr18

    Ukraine finds two Russian servicemen guilty of 'terrorism'

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian court on Monday sentenced two Russian soldiers captured last May to 14 years in prison for their involvement in the pro-Russian separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...