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    2016: Culture and the arts in all their diversity
    Jan27

    2016: Culture and the arts in all their diversity

    The year 2016 witnessed several anniversary celebrations of important Ukrainian artists and seasoned Ukrainian ensembles and organizations, as well as the birth of new groups. Even when not directly related to the ongoing specter of war in their homeland, the activities of Ukrainian artists and performers found a resonance far beyond their local...

    2016: Ukrainian National Association: caring for our community
    Jan27

    2016: Ukrainian National Association: caring for our community

    Traditionally, the UNA marks the beginning of a new year with the release of its new Almanac. The Almanac of the Ukrainian National Association for 2016 (Petro Chasto, editor) marked several notable anniversaries, including the 70th anniversaries of both the so-called Lviv Sobor of 1946 that liquidated the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church by...

    Freedom House Condemns Arrest Of Crimean Tatar Journalist, Lawyer
    Jan27

    Freedom House Condemns Arrest Of Crimean Tatar Journalist, Lawyer

    Freedom House has condemned the arrest of lawyer Emil Kurbedinov and his client Seyran Saliev by Russian-imposed prosecutors in Ukraine’s Moscow-annexed Crimea region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin and Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions: White House aide
| Reuters
    Jan27

    Putin and Trump likely to discuss Ukraine sanctions: White House aide | Reuters

    By Susan Heavey and Christian Lowe | WASHINGTON/MOSCOW WASHINGTON/MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are likely to discuss the sanctions that Washington imposed on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine when the two leaders speak by telephone on Saturday, a senior White House aide said.Trump has said in the past...

    Trump to discuss lifting Russian sanctions with Putin on Saturday
    Jan27

    Trump to discuss lifting Russian sanctions with Putin on Saturday

    U.S. President Donald Trump will speak to Russian President Vladimir Putin over the phone on Saturday according to Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov. The leaders will discuss a range of topics including how to tackle radical Islamic terrorism. More controversially, the removal of sanctions may also be up for discussion, as the White House...

    Donald Trump Should Channel Richard Nixon and Separate China and Russia
    Jan27

    Donald Trump Should Channel Richard Nixon and Separate China and Russia

    Perhaps the greatest evidence of the hubris surrounding uber-hawks of both the Neoconservative and liberal interventionist nature is their willingness, even determination, to make multiple enemies simultaneously around the globe. Hence their constant refrain that the world is dangerous and military spending must go up, ever up. Hence the U.S.,...

    Putin And Trump To Discuss Sanctions Against Russia: Conway
    Jan27

    Putin And Trump To Discuss Sanctions Against Russia: Conway

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are likely to discuss the sanctions that Washington imposed on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine when the two leaders speak by telephone on Saturday, a senior White House aide said.Trump has said in the past that, as part of a rapprochement he is seeking with Russia, he is...

    Putin consults his Security Council before talking to Trump
    Jan27

    Putin consults his Security Council before talking to Trump

    Moscow, Jan 27 (AP) Russian President Vladimir Putin conferred with his top officials today about relations with Washington a day before a scheduled call with US President Donald Trump. Trump’s senior adviser, Kellyanne Conway, said on Fox News’ “Fox & Friends” today that US sanctions against Russia and other issues would be on...

    [Ticker] Trump to ‘consider’ US sanctions on Russia
    Jan27

    [Ticker] Trump to ‘consider’ US sanctions on Russia

    US president Donald Trump has put the future of sanctions on Russia “under consideration” ahead of his phone call with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Saturday, Trump’s aide, Kellyanne Conway, told US broadcaster Fox News on Friday. Trump will also speak with the French and German leaders the same day, in his first foray...

    Kellyanne Conway: Removing sanctions on Russia ‘is under consideration’
    Jan27

    Kellyanne Conway: Removing sanctions on Russia ‘is under consideration’

    President Barack Obama sanctioned Russia in 2014 over its annexation of Crimea and incursion into eastern Ukraine. President Donald Trump’s senior adviser Kellyanne Conway said Friday that removing US sanctions on Russia “is under consideration” by the administration.When asked whether lifting the Obama administration’s...