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    Russia says new U.S. sanctions will not alter Moscow's course – RIA
    Jun20

    Russia says new U.S. sanctions will not alter Moscow's course – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – New sanctions imposed by the United States on Russian companies and individuals over Moscow’s role in the Ukraine crisis will not affect Moscow’s policy, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as saying on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Trump holds brief ‘drop in’ meeting with Ukrainian leader Poroshenko
    Jun20

    Trump holds brief ‘drop in’ meeting with Ukrainian leader Poroshenko

    President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart on Tuesday amid intensifying questions over whether his administration will step in to protect partners in the face of Russian aggression. The meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was originally described by the White House as a brief “drop-in.” But the two presidents posed...

    Trump blames Obama for Otto Warmbeir’s death,forgets Americans taken hostage since Trump took office
    Jun20

    Trump blames Obama for Otto Warmbeir’s death,forgets Americans taken hostage since Trump took office

    In brief comments following a joint appearance with the president of Ukraine, Donald Trump expressed his outrage at the death of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier, an Ohio college student who was held hostage in North Korea for nearly 18 months before being returned to the United States while in a coma. “It’s a total disgrace what happened to...

    Trump Calls Warmbier’s Death a ‘Total Disgrace’
    Jun20

    Trump Calls Warmbier’s Death a ‘Total Disgrace’

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the death of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier after his lengthy detention in North Korea was a “total disgrace,” and said if the college student had been returned home to the U.S. earlier, “I think the result would have been a lot different.” Trump said he had spoken with...

    Trump briefly meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia probe
    Jun20

    Trump briefly meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia probe

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart Tuesday amid intensifying questions over whether his administration will step in to protect partners in the face of Russian aggression. The meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was originally described by the White House as a brief “drop-in.” But the two...

    Trump Meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko At The White House
    Jun20

    Trump Meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko At The White House

    U.S. President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in what White House officials called a “drop-in” visit to the Oval Office. The two posed together after Poroshenko’s meeting with Vice President Mike Pence and Trump’s national security team. Poroshenko said he was “confident that our...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting (AFP)
    Jun20

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump greeted his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in the White House on Tuesday as Washington rolled out more sanctions against pro-Russian rebels, in a diplomatic coup for Kiev. …read more Source: The West...

    Tillerson draws up programme for dealing with Russia: Report
    Jun20

    Tillerson draws up programme for dealing with Russia: Report

    NEW YORK, – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has crafted a three-point framework for developing a constructive working relationship with Russia on a limited set of issues, the BuzzFeed portal has reported citing officials in the State Department, reports BSS. The framework is a classified document that has not previously been revealed, the...

    Trump Appears to Fault Obama, Calls Otto Warmbier’s Death a ‘Disgrace’
    Jun20

    Trump Appears to Fault Obama, Calls Otto Warmbier’s Death a ‘Disgrace’

    President Trump said Tuesday had Otto Warmbier been “brought home sooner, I think the results would have been a lot different”—a pointed criticism of the Obama administration’s approach to the case of the University of Virginia student who died Monday in Ohio after spending the last several months in a coma in North Korea.“It’s a...

    Trump briefly meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia probe
    Jun20

    Trump briefly meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia probe

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