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    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western… …read more Source:...

    Russia says won’t hold talks on returning Crimea to Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russia says won’t hold talks on returning Crimea to Ukraine

    Russia refuses to hold any talks on returning Crimea to Ukraine, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Lavrov Warns of EU’s ‘Dangerous’ Behavior Toward Russia
    Jan26

    Lavrov Warns of EU’s ‘Dangerous’ Behavior Toward Russia

    EU member states are increasingly complaining of the EU’s policies of unilateral decision-making, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday.During his annual news conference on foreign policy, he asserted that while Russia had ever sought antagonism with the EU, there were differences in the positions of the EU Commission and...

    US Treasury official calls Russia’s Putin corrupt – BBC
    Jan26

    US Treasury official calls Russia’s Putin corrupt – BBC

    A US Treasury official said the United States considers Russian President Vladimir Putin to be corrupt and that it has known this for “many, many years,” the BBC reported on Monday. Adam Szubin, acting Treasury secretary for terrorism and financial crimes, said in an interview with BBC Panorama that the Russian president has been amassing secret...

    South Sudan needs arms embargo; leaders killing civilians: UN panel
    Jan26

    South Sudan needs arms embargo; leaders killing civilians: UN panel

    The United Nations Security Council should place an arms embargo on South Sudan, while the oil-rich country’s President Salva Kiir and a rebel leader qualify to be sanctioned over atrocities in a two-year civil war, UN sanctions monitors said in an annual report. The confidential report by a UN panel that monitors the conflict in South...

    Beijing welcomes the opening of Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China rail way route
    Jan26

    Beijing welcomes the opening of Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China rail way route

    “China welcomes the opening of the Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China rail way route,” spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry of China Hua Chunying has told a press conference. “Eurasian countries are all very supportive of the building of the Silk Road Economic Belt and have been playing an active part in it …read more Source:...

    Putin is ‘picture of corruption’: US Treasury official
    Jan26

    Putin is ‘picture of corruption’: US Treasury official

    Russia’s president Vladmir Putin/FILELondon, Jan 26 – A senior US Treasury official has directly accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of corruption, in a BBC programme. The US government imposed sanctions against a number of Kremlin insiders in 2014 after Russia’s annexation of Crimea in Ukraine, but did not accuse Putin of direct...

    Council Of Europe To Check On Human Rights In Crimea
    Jan26

    Council Of Europe To Check On Human Rights In Crimea

    Council of Europe Secretary-General Thorbjorn Jagland has announced he is sending a delegation to Crimea to assess the human rights situation on the peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...