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    EU prolongs Russia sanctions over Ukraine, Russia to introduce food embargo on Ukraine
    Dec21

    EU prolongs Russia sanctions over Ukraine, Russia to introduce food embargo on Ukraine

    The European Union agreed Dec. 21 to prolong damaging economic sanctions against Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine crisis for another six months amid sharp differences over relations with Moscow, while Russia will introduce a food embargo against Ukraine next month over Kiev’s trade deal with the EU …read more Source: Hurriyet...

    The art of the possible: rediscovering the meaning of realpolitik
    Dec21

    The art of the possible: rediscovering the meaning of realpolitik

    Realpolitik: a History by John Bew reviewed. Many years ago I studied history as an ­undergraduate at Edinburgh University. My motivation was a fascination with the future more than with the past: without historical study, as my fellow Scot Niall Ferguson has argued elsewhere, our reference points for understanding the future are limited to...

    Russia slams EU for extending sanctions over the Ukraine crisis
    Dec21

    Russia slams EU for extending sanctions over the Ukraine crisis

    Russia on Monday lashed out at the European Union for prolonging sanctions over the Ukraine crisis for another six months rather than choosing to cooperate over issues including the fight against terrorism. “It is necessary to point out that instead of building constructive cooperation to counter the key challenges of our times such as...

    Russia slams EU for extending sanctions instead of cooperating on terrorism (AFP)
    Dec21

    Russia slams EU for extending sanctions instead of cooperating on terrorism (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia on Monday lashed out at the European Union for prolonging sanctions over the Ukraine crisis for another six months rather than choosing to cooperate over issues including the fight against terrorism. …read more Source: The West...

    RF MFA: Linking prolongation of EU sanctions with conflict settlement in Ukraine is groundless
    Dec21

    RF MFA: Linking prolongation of EU sanctions with conflict settlement in Ukraine is groundless

    Earlier, the EU Council had prolonged EU economic sanctions against Russia until 31 July 2016 considering the situation in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia to introduce food embargo against Ukraine due to Kiev-EU trade deal
    Dec21

    Russia to introduce food embargo against Ukraine due to Kiev-EU trade deal

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow will introduce a food embargo against Ukraine due to Kiev’s trade deal with the European Union (EU). According to Press TV, Medvedev said at a government meeting on Monday that the embargo will take effect next month. The ban is an extension to the punitive measures Russia has already...

    Russian minister says cancelling Nord Stream-2 would be ‘shot in foot’
    Dec21

    Russian minister says cancelling Nord Stream-2 would be ‘shot in foot’

    Failure to go ahead with the Nord Stream gas pipeline expansion to double gas shipment from Russia’s Baltic coast to Germany, bypassing Ukraine, would be “a shot in the foot,” Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU extends anti-Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec21

    EU extends anti-Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    The European Council has prolonged economic sanctions against Russia over Ukraine by six months. …read more Source:...

    Bad Government Decisions that Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time
    Dec21

    Bad Government Decisions that Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time

    In the U.S. Constitution, the nation’s founders originally conceived of a very limited federal government that protected, rather than usurped, the liberty of its people (not just its citizens), and also defended those same people, their territory, and way of life from foreign threats. The massive federal government today regularly infringes...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months

    The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. …read more Source:...