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    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia
    Jan22

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia

    Top US diplomat John Kerry has stated that the Minsk peace plan could be fulfilled in the coming months, allowing sanctions on Moscow to be lifted. The Russian economy has been shaken by the embargo and low oil prices. …read more Source:...

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say
    Jan22

    ‘Panic’ as Europe faces demise over refugees, top officials say

    The incessant flow of now over one million refugees to Europe from war-torn Syria and Iraq has handed the EU yet another crisis, following last year’s debt battles with Greece and the face-off with Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry
    Jan22

    Russia sanctions could be lifted ‘in months’: Kerry

    DAVOS (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday held out the prospect of lifting Western sanctions against Russia within months if the Minsk peace accord to end the conflict in Ukraine is fully implemented.With effort and with bona-fide legitimate intent to solve the problem on both sides, it is possible in these next months to...

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27
    Jan22

    Saudis slam ‘irrational’ oil price as market tanks under $27

    LONDON (AFP) – The worlds biggest oil exporter Saudi Arabia declared this week that ultra-low oil prices were irrational as crude hit new 12-year lows under $27 on the global supply glut.The markets dramatic slump culminated on Wednesday with New York crude collapsing to $26.19 per barrel — a point last seen in May 2003.London Brent...

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia
    Jan22

    Kerry hints at lifting of sanctions on Russia

    Top US diplomat John Kerry has stated that the Minsk peace plan could be fulfilled in the coming months, allowing sanctions on Moscow to be lifted. The Russian economy has been shaken by the embargo and low oil prices. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Diaspora minister requests ‘positive reciprocity’ for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine
    Jan22

    Diaspora minister requests ‘positive reciprocity’ for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine

    Minister-Delegate for the Relations with Romanians Abroad Dan Stoenescu stressed in his talks with authorities in Kiev the importance of the positive reciprocity principle for Romanian ethnics in Ukraine, the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) informed on Friday in a release to AGERPRES. …read more Source:...

    Kerry Says Efforts Could Lead To Lifting Russia Sanctions In Months
    Jan22

    Kerry Says Efforts Could Lead To Lifting Russia Sanctions In Months

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he believes Washington may be able to consider lifting sanctions it imposed on Russia over its involvement in violence in Ukraine later this year if Moscow complies with the Minsk peace deal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland welcomes increased British military presence
    Jan22

    Poland welcomes increased British military presence

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and British defense officials say there are plans for a stronger British military presence in Poland to reassure members on NATO’s eastern flank concerned about Russia’s resurgence. But Warsaw and London are giving mixed messages on the exact nature of Britain’s involvement. Polish Defense Minister...

    Britain had more motivation to kill Aleksandr Litvinenko than Russia, brother claims — RT News
    Jan22

    Britain had more motivation to kill Aleksandr Litvinenko than Russia, brother claims — RT News

    The brother of Aleksandr Litvinenko says the UK government had more motivation to kill him than Russia did, despite a British public inquiry which concluded that President Putin “probably” approved the assassination. Maksim Litvinenko, Aleksandr’s younger brother who lives in Rimini, Italy, responded to the Thursday report by saying it was...

    Russia says open to good-faith talks with Ukraine on debt
    Jan22

    Russia says open to good-faith talks with Ukraine on debt

    Russia’s Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday Moscow was open to “talks in good-faith” with Ukraine over the debt it owed to Russia …read more Source: The Daily...