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    Italy Says No Agreement Made At G20 To Extend Russia Sanctions
    Nov26

    Italy Says No Agreement Made At G20 To Extend Russia Sanctions

    ROME (Reuters) – No agreement was reached among leaders at this month’s Group of 20 summit in Turkey to extend sanctions against Russia over its intervention in Ukraine, Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Thursday. A senior European diplomat told Reuters this week that Western leaders at the G20 in Antalya agreed on the...

    Russia holding up Turkish goods at border as relations sour
    Nov26

    Russia holding up Turkish goods at border as relations sour

    MOSCOW : Customs officials along the Russian border are scrutinizing Turkish goods due to “various reasons” including a possible terrorist threat, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, reports UNB. Relations between the two countries soured after Turkey on Tuesday shot down a Russian warplane on a bombing mission near...

    Russia strikes back at Turkey by cutting business ties
    Nov26

    Russia strikes back at Turkey by cutting business ties

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major investment projects. Since the plane was shot down Tuesday in disputed circumstances on the Syria-Turkey border, Russia has already restricted tourism, left Turkish trucks stranded at the border and...

    Italy says no agreement made at G20 to extend Russia sanctions
    Nov26

    Italy says no agreement made at G20 to extend Russia sanctions

    ROME (Reuters) – No agreement was reached among leaders at this month’s Group of 20 summit in Turkey to extend sanctions against Russia over its intervention in Ukraine, Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers to compete at international tournament in Russia
    Nov26

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers to compete at international tournament in Russia

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers will compete at an international tournament in Poykovsky, Russia. Along with Azerbaijan, the event will bring together wrestlers from 12 national federations, including Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror
    Nov26

    French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror

    French President Francois Hollande was traveling to Moscow on Thursday to push for a stronger coalition against Islamic State militants in Syria, trying to unite France, the United States and Russia in the aftermath of the Paris attacks that killed 130 people and jolted the West. Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the Nov. 13...

    Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet downing
    Nov26

    Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet downing

    By Humeyra Pamuk and Vladimir Soldatkin Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as “emotional” and “unfitting”. In an escalating war of words, President Tayyip Erdogan responded to Russian...

    Good relations between Serbia, Ukraine
    Nov26

    Good relations between Serbia, Ukraine

    BELGRADE – Aleksandar Vulin, Serbian minister of labor, employment, veteran and social affairs, and Oleksandr Aleksandrovych, Ukrainian ambassador to Serbia, agreed on …read more Source:...

    IAAF says Russia accepts ban, will cooperate with inspectors
    Nov26

    IAAF says Russia accepts ban, will cooperate with inspectors

    MONACO (AP) — Russia vowed Thursday to work “very actively” with track and field’s governing body to eradicate the doping culture that led to its blanket ban from international competition, possibly including next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The decision by Russia’s athletics federation not to contest the ban and its...

    Belarus working to deal with Ukraine’s special import duties
    Nov26

    Belarus working to deal with Ukraine’s special import duties

    The Belarusian official said: “I think we will deal with the situation before the duties are enforced. Consultations will be held. A similar situation emerged a year ago and the decision was reversed. Building barriers is foolish. They will benefit neither Belarus nor Ukraine.” …read more Source:...