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    Almost 90% Russians Approve Putin’s Foreign Policy – Poll
    Jun21

    Almost 90% Russians Approve Putin’s Foreign Policy – Poll

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Pew Research Center survey revealed that 63 percent of respondents approved of how Putin conducted relations with Ukraine and 73 percent how the president was handling relations with the United States. In addition, 59 percent of respondents believe that Russia plays a more important role in the world than it did 10 years...

    Trump Imposes New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Incursion
    Jun21

    Trump Imposes New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Incursion

    The sanctions underscored the renewed tensions with Moscow and came as the president continues to face questions about his campaign’s ties to Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    WH: State Dept. ‘Mulling Additional Advisories’ on Travel to NKorea in Wake of Ottor Warmbier’s Death
    Jun21

    WH: State Dept. ‘Mulling Additional Advisories’ on Travel to NKorea in Wake of Ottor Warmbier’s Death

    President Donald Trump and Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko (Screenshot of White House video)(CNSNews.com) – The White House on Tuesday said the State Department is “mulling additional advisories” on travel to North Korea following the death of American college student Otto …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukrainian President Credits US Help in Defense Against Russia
    Jun21

    Ukrainian President Credits US Help in Defense Against Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said the United States has been a “co-sponsor of this story of success” in helping his country fight for freedom against Russian aggression, as he sat with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office Tuesday. “We’re really fighting for freedom and democracy,” Petro Poroshenko says. Trump and National...

    US broadens Russia sanctions as Ukraine president visits Trump
    Jun21

    US broadens Russia sanctions as Ukraine president visits Trump

    Figures linked to businessman called ‘Putin’s cook’ among new individuals and companies added to Washington’s sanctions listWashington has broadened its sanctions against Russian companies and officials, on the same day Donald Trump welcomed the Ukrainian president, Petro Poroshenko, to the White House.The US added a new batch...

    This is why Trump suggests Obama is to blame for the death of Otto Warmbier
    Jun21

    This is why Trump suggests Obama is to blame for the death of Otto Warmbier

    During a news conference Tuesday from the Oval Office, President Donald Trump implied that former President Barack Obama was partially responsible for the death of American college student Otto Warmbier. Calling Warmbier’s North Korean death “a total disgrace,” Trump noted that Warmbier “should have been brought home a long time ago.”...

    Trump meets Ukraine’s president, U.S. adds to Russia sanctions
| Reuters
    Jun21

    Trump meets Ukraine’s president, U.S. adds to Russia sanctions | Reuters

    By Steve Holland and Joel Schectman | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON President Donald Trump met with Ukraine’s president on Tuesday and expressed support for a peaceful resolution to the conflict in eastern Ukraine but said nothing about Russia’s role, while the U.S. government added to sanctions over Moscow’s actions.Trump sat down in...

    Trump meets Poroshenko, says he wants peace in Ukraine but skips backing of Minsk accord
    Jun21

    Trump meets Poroshenko, says he wants peace in Ukraine but skips backing of Minsk accord

    U.S. President Donald Trump told Ukraine’s president on Tuesday that he hoped to see a resolution to the country’s crisis but stopped short of publicly … …read more Source: The Japan...

    Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko squeezes in last-minute visit with Donald Trump
    Jun21

    Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko squeezes in last-minute visit with Donald Trump

    Amid the turmoil of the investigation into collusion with Russia, Donald Trump met with Ukraine’s president. But while Petro Poroshenko may look strong to the US, Trump’s eastern Ukraine agenda remains unclear. …read more Source:...

    Eyeing Syria conflict, France courts Russia after previous tough ties
| Reuters
    Jun21

    Eyeing Syria conflict, France courts Russia after previous tough ties | Reuters

    By Maria Kiselyova | MOSCOW MOSCOW France’s Foreign Minister pushed for closer co-operation with Russia on Tuesday, especially over Syria, and said relations could be driven by a renewed “spirit of trust”.Relations between Paris and Moscow were increasingly strained under former President Francois Hollande especially over...