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    DONBASS: Humanitarian crisis in silence. Since 2014 until now.
    Jun20

    DONBASS: Humanitarian crisis in silence. Since 2014 until now.

    Late autumn 2014 we met with Alexander Hug, principal deputy of the OSCE observation mission in Ukraine for the first time. It was Brussels, the European Parliament and the hearing on the future of Minsk Agreements held there. Now we are again together. This time in Helsinki taking about the future of Minsk Agreements. …read more Source:...

    France Drives EU Defense Integration as Britain Fears Being Left Out
    Jun20

    France Drives EU Defense Integration as Britain Fears Being Left Out

    Talks begin this week on Britain’s exit from the European Union, which will leave the bloc with only one heavyweight military power — France. EU moves towards a common defense policy have raised fears in Britain that it could be frozen out of future security arrangements. Europe’s security is at a turning point. Threatened by Russian...

    Politics: Russia is reportedly behind a disturbing number of assassinations outside its borders
    Jun20

    Politics: Russia is reportedly behind a disturbing number of assassinations outside its borders

    At least 33 murders or mysterious deaths in 5 different countries seem to trace back to Moscow. Since 2003, more than two dozen murders or mysterious deaths in multiple countries seem to trace back to Moscow. But no one seems to be doing much about it. At least 33 people in the UK, US, Ukraine, Greece, India, and Kazakhstan have been murdered or...

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year
    Jun20

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014.EU foreign ministers said in a statement Monday that the 28-nation bloc “remains committed to fully implement its non-recognition policy” of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and t… …read more...

    At height of Russia tensions, Trump campaign chairman Manafort met with business associate from Ukraine
    Jun20

    At height of Russia tensions, Trump campaign chairman Manafort met with business associate from Ukraine

    Investigators show interest in Manafort and his business colleague, a Russian army veteran.Politics …read more Source:...

    Canada’s mission to scare off Russia
    Jun20

    Canada’s mission to scare off Russia

    (Ints Kalnins/Reuters) If you’re going to get into a mess with no idea when you’ll ever get out, there are worse places to do it. On Monday more than 400 Canadian soldiers stood in the midday sun on the parade square at Camp Adazi, a Latvian army base tucked into a pine forest northeast of Riga, the tiny Baltic nation’s capital....

    Syria brings new urgency to easing tensions between U.S. and Russia
    Jun20

    Syria brings new urgency to easing tensions between U.S. and Russia

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. shoots down a Syrian fighter jet for the first time. Syria attacks America’s allies against Islamic State militants. Iran fires missiles into Syria. Russia threatens to target U.S. coalition planes. As Syria’s complex war ramps up, the Trump administration is scrambling to tamp down tensions and avoid open...

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year
    Jun19

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014. EU foreign ministers said in a statement Monday that the 28-nation bloc “remains committed to fully implement its non-recognition policy” of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol....

    US Vice President Mike Pence to host Ukraine’s Poroshenko, Trump unclear
    Jun19

    US Vice President Mike Pence to host Ukraine’s Poroshenko, Trump unclear

    June 20, 2017 3:52 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – US Vice President Mike Pence will meet Petro Poroshenko in Washington on Tuesday (June 20), the White House said, but there was no word on whether the Ukrainian president will be hosted by his opposite number Donald Trump. …read more Source: The Straits...

    General: U.S. and Moscow in Delicate Talks on Syria Tensions
    Jun19

    General: U.S. and Moscow in Delicate Talks on Syria Tensions

    WASHINGTON – The top U.S. military officer said Monday that Washington and Moscow are in delicate discussions to tamp down tensions arising from the U.S. shootdown of a Syrian fighter jet, which the Russians called a violation of a U.S.-Russian understanding on avoiding air incidents. In an appearance at the National Press Club, Marine Gen....