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    New East Ukraine ceasefire set for Saturday: separatists (AFP)
    Jun21

    New East Ukraine ceasefire set for Saturday: separatists (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A fresh ceasefire between pro-Russian separatists entrenched in eastern Ukraine and Ukrainian forces will come into force this weekend, Ukraine and the separatists said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Don’t look now, but the US-Russia relationship is getting very bad
    Jun21

    Don’t look now, but the US-Russia relationship is getting very bad

    Trump wanted better ties with Russia. He isn’t getting it. The Trump administration wants a better relationship with Russia. The problem is that Russia increasingly looks like it doesn’t want one — and is actively taking steps that are pushing that relationship to a new low. The latest came today, when the Russian Foreign Ministry...

    Foreign Soros-Backed Media Outlet Bashes Conservatives With US Taxpayer Dollars
    Jun21

    Foreign Soros-Backed Media Outlet Bashes Conservatives With US Taxpayer Dollars

    For additional proof that the State Department has no business teaming up overseas with the vast network funded by the billionaire George Soros, look no further than the portentously named Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP). The OCCRP calls itself “an investigative reporting platform formed by 24 non-profit investigative...

    Family Declines Autopsy for U.S. student released by North Korea
    Jun21

    Family Declines Autopsy for U.S. student released by North Korea

    An Ohio coroner, abiding by family wishes, has performed an external examination instead of a full autopsy on the body of the U.S. student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and sent home in a coma, the agency said on Tuesday. The Hamilton County Coroner’s Office was still conferring on Tuesday with doctors at a Cincinnati...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Umerov’s Trial Resumes In Simferopol
    Jun21

    Crimean Tatar Leader Umerov’s Trial Resumes In Simferopol

    The trial of a Crimean Tatar leader who has criticized Russia’s seizure of the Black Sea peninsula from Ukraine resumed on June 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Umerov’s Trial Resumes In Simferopol
    Jun21

    Crimean Tatar Leader Umerov’s Trial Resumes In Simferopol

    The trial of a Crimean Tatar leader who has criticized Russia’s seizure of the Black Sea peninsula from Ukraine resumed on June 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New Russia Sanctions Hit A Roadblock
    Jun21

    New Russia Sanctions Hit A Roadblock

    As journalists and pundits eagerly chase leads and leaks about Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, a more consequential Russia story is playing out in plain sight. In recent days, the Trump Administration and a Republican Congress have been doing a delicate dance over new sanctions against Moscow, in what could be a telling indicator of...

    Russia cancels US meeting over Ukraine sanctions
    Jun21

    Russia cancels US meeting over Ukraine sanctions

    June 22, 2017 1:02 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – Russia has canceled a meeting with senior US diplomats in the wake of Washington’s decision to reinforce sanctions imposed over its interference in Ukraine and occupation of Crimea. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Contact Group on Ukraine Agrees on Donbass Ceasefire From June 24
    Jun21

    Contact Group on Ukraine Agrees on Donbass Ceasefire From June 24

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — The Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine agreed on a ceasefire from 00-00 June 24, the truce should last until August 31, the press service of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic’s plenipotentiary representative at the Minsk talks Denis Pushilin said Wednesday. “Participants of the Contact Group supported...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says will sign defence deals with U.S. soon
    Jun21

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says will sign defence deals with U.S. soon

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after meetings in Washington that Kiev and the United States would soon sign a number of agreements boosting defence cooperation, news agency Interfax Ukraine reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...