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    Kerry calls out Russia over Ukraine, Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry calls out Russia over Ukraine, Syria

    The US Secretary of State said Russia was violating international custom by staging military interventions. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Germany presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal
    Feb13

    Germany presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal

    MUNICH: Germany’s foreign minister pressed for progress on a year-old peace plan for eastern Ukraine as he met Saturday with senior officials from Russia, Ukraine and France, saying he hopes that Moscow and Kiev realize that they don’t have forever to implement the deal. After the effort in Munich to push forward diplomatic efforts,...

    Russia sanctions stay in force until Ukraine deal implemented: Kerry
    Feb13

    Russia sanctions stay in force until Ukraine deal implemented: Kerry

    “Sanctions will remain in place until “the sovereignty of Ukraine is protected in execution of the Minsk agreements,” Kerry said. …read more Source:...

    Kerry Takes Aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry Takes Aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is sharply criticizing Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places.Speaking to the Munich Security Conference on Saturday, Kerry said Russia is defying the will of the international… …read more Source:...

    Russian PM: West Rekindling the Cold War
    Feb13

    Russian PM: West Rekindling the Cold War

    Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate”… …read more Source:...

    Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War
    Feb13

    Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War

    Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the Nato alliance “only aggravate” tensions. The post Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War appeared...

    NATO, Russia Aiming For Syria Cease-Fire
    Feb13

    NATO, Russia Aiming For Syria Cease-Fire

    Last year’s war in Ukraine dominated the Munich Security Conference. This year, Russia’s intervention in the Middle East has put the focus on Syria. Michele Kelemen speaks to NPR’s Linda Wertheimer. …read more Source:...

    ‘World has slipped into new Cold War’
    Feb13

    ‘World has slipped into new Cold War’

    MUNICH, Germany: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday that strains between Russia and the West have plunged the world into a “new Cold War”. With tensions high over the Ukraine conflict and Russia’s backing of the Syrian regime, Medvedev said: “All that’s left is an unfriendly policy of NATO against Russia”. “We can...

    Russia, facing widespread criticism, denies bombing civilians in Syria
    Feb13

    Russia, facing widespread criticism, denies bombing civilians in Syria

    France led international criticism of Russia on Saturday for bombing civilians in Syria, a charge Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev rejected as major powers bickered openly just a day after they agreed a pause in combat in Syria. The differences between the stakeholders in a Syria settlement highlighted their lingering divisions despite...

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba
    Feb13

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba

    Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill embraced and kissed on Friday in a historic meeting, uniting to issue a global appeal for the protection of Christians under assault in the Middle East. Nearly 1,000 years after the Eastern and Western branches of Christianity split apart, the meeting at an airport terminal in Cuba was the first...