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    Russia to blame for 'hot war' in Ukraine – U.S. special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for 'hot war' in Ukraine – U.S. special envoy

    KIEV (Reuters) – Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the U.S. special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    Sanders, Scaramucci On Different Pages About WH Support For Sanctions Bill
    Jul23

    Sanders, Scaramucci On Different Pages About WH Support For Sanctions Bill

    Top White House communications staffers on Sunday gave differing statements on whether President Donald Trump will sign legislation imposing tough new sanctions on Russia for its interference in the 2016 election and its annexation of Crimea. Congressional leaders on Saturday reached an agreement on a sanctions bill, despite the White...

    Politics: New White House communications director: Trump is still not sure Russia interfered in the election
    Jul23

    Politics: New White House communications director: Trump is still not sure Russia interfered in the election

    Scaramucci also characterized Trump Jr.'s controversial meeting with a Russian lawyer last June as a "non-event" and a "nothing meeting." “He called me from Air Force One and he basically said to me, ‘Hey, you know, maybe they did do it, maybe they didn’t do it,'” Scaramucci, who started his new...

    U.S. special envoy says Russian aggression to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine
    Jul23

    U.S. special envoy says Russian aggression to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine

    Kurt Volker said the conflict between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists is a key obstacle for better U.S.-Russia relations …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia to blame for “hot war” in Ukraine: US special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for “hot war” in Ukraine: US special envoy

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: U.S. special envoy
    Jul23

    Russia to blame for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: U.S. special envoy

    KIEV (Reuters) – Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the U.S. special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Huckabee Sanders Signals Trump Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill: ‘We Support Where the Legislation Is Now’
    Jul23

    Huckabee Sanders Signals Trump Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill: ‘We Support Where the Legislation Is Now’

    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders signaled Sunday that President Donald Trump will sign a bipartisan bill enacting tough sanctions on Russia, saying “we support where the legislation is now.” Sanders tied the placing of sanctions on Russia to resolution of the “situation in Ukraine,” making no mention of...

    Politics: White House communications director: Trump is still not sure Russia interfered in the election
    Jul23

    Politics: White House communications director: Trump is still not sure Russia interfered in the election

    Scaramucci also characterized Trump Jr.'s controversial meeting with a Russian lawyer last June as a "non-event" and a "nothing meeting." President Donald Trump’s new White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, told CNN on Sunday that Trump is still not convinced that Russia interfered in the 2016...

    US Congressional Leaders Reach Accord on Russia Sanctions; Trump’s Reaction Unclear
    Jul23

    US Congressional Leaders Reach Accord on Russia Sanctions; Trump’s Reaction Unclear

    A bipartisan group of U.S. congressional leaders has reached agreement on new sanctions against Russia for its meddling in the 2016 presidential election and military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, along with economic penalties aimed at Iran and North Korea. The House of Representatives is set to vote Tuesday on the measure, which does not...

    Film director Emir Kusturica visits Moscow-annexed Crimea (AFP)
    Jul23

    Film director Emir Kusturica visits Moscow-annexed Crimea (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Acclaimed Serbian filmmaker Emir Kusturica on Sunday arrived in the Crimean peninsula annexed by Russia from Ukraine to give a concert with his No Smoking Orchestra group. …read more Source: The West...