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    Ukraine files case against Russia at UN’s highest court
    Jan17

    Ukraine files case against Russia at UN’s highest court

    In the case announced Tuesday by the International Court of Justice, Ukraine accused Moscow of “intervening militarily in Ukraine, financing acts of terrorism, and violating the human rights of millions of Ukraine’s citizens.” An international criminal probe concluded last year that a missile that destroyed the Malaysian...

    Putin is either defending Trump, or demonstrating autocratic dictator level trolling
    Jan17

    Putin is either defending Trump, or demonstrating autocratic dictator level trolling

    It’s so difficult to detect snark on the Internet even from people you know. Add in a language barrier, the difficulty of the author being autocratic dictator who regularly orders the death of people for failing to bow low enough, and well … Asked about a dossier alleging Trump’s sexual activities at a Moscow hotel, Putin dismissed it...

    Russia sanctions shouldn’t be lifted as reward for cooperation elsewhere
    Jan17

    Russia sanctions shouldn’t be lifted as reward for cooperation elsewhere

    Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser said on Tuesday he doesn’t support the idea to ease the sanctions imposed on Russia as a result of its actions in Ukraine as a reward for Moscow cooperating in some other area, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine slaps Russia with Terrorism charge, files case in UN international court
    Jan17

    Ukraine slaps Russia with Terrorism charge, files case in UN international court

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Rattled Europe Debates How Best to Approach Trump
    Jan17

    Rattled Europe Debates How Best to Approach Trump

    European governments struggled Tuesday to assess whether outspoken remarks by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, made in a weekend interview with two European newspapers, will be translated into new policies. European leaders had hoped that as Trump’s inauguration approached, the president-elect would tone down his campaign-trail criticism...

    Ukraine files case against Russia at UN’s highest court
    Jan17

    Ukraine files case against Russia at UN’s highest court

    Ukraine has filed a case against Russia at the United Nations’ highest court, accusing Moscow of illegally annexing Crimea and illicitly funding separatist rebel groups in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia hopes for pragmatic dialogue with US under Trump
    Jan17

    Russia hopes for pragmatic dialogue with US under Trump

    MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow hopes for better relations with the United States based on respect for mutual interests once Donald Trump takes office, in contrast with the “messianic” approach of the outgoing administration that has ravaged ties, Russia’s foreign minister said Tuesday. “The capital was just two or three weeks from...

    Putin says US administration trying to undermine Trump
    Jan17

    Putin says US administration trying to undermine Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the outgoing U.S. administration of trying to undermine President-elect Donald Trump by spreading fake allegations. Putin, speaking at a news conference Tuesday, described a dossier on Trump as part of efforts by President Barack Obama’s administration to “undermine the legitimacy of the...

    Vladimir Putin defends Donald Trump, who he says is being “undermined”
    Jan17

    Vladimir Putin defends Donald Trump, who he says is being “undermined”

    FILE In this file photo taken on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures after signing a treaty to incorporate Crimea into Russia in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. When Alexander Zemlianichenko started working as an AP photographer in Moscow, the Soviet Union was nearing its demise. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko,...

    In U.N. lawsuit, Ukraine demands Russia end support for separatists
    Jan17

    In U.N. lawsuit, Ukraine demands Russia end support for separatists

    Ukraine filed a lawsuit at the United Nations’ highest court demanding that Russia immediately halt its support for pro-Moscow separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine.The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry accused Russia of “acts of terrorism and discrimination in the course of its unlawful aggression” in the filing to the International Court of...