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    Germany Ready to Intensify Work of Normandy Four on Ukraine – Kiev
    May21

    Germany Ready to Intensify Work of Normandy Four on Ukraine – Kiev

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Germany is ready to intensify the work of the Normandy Four format and considers that the G7 states should more actively support the process of Ukrainian reforms, Svyatoslav Tsegolko, the press secretary of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said Saturday. Earlier in the day, Poroshenko held talks with German Chancellor Angela...

    Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation
    May20

    Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation

    The new special counsel investigation into possible collusion between associates of President Donald Trump and Russia is just getting started — and it could take years to resolve.But Trump’s Oval Office boast to Russian officials May 10 about why he fired FBI Director James Comey will almost certainly trigger a more immediate, and...

    News24.com | Merkel wants to restart Minsk talks on Ukraine
    May20

    News24.com | Merkel wants to restart Minsk talks on Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she wants to initiate new talks on the stagnant peace process in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years
    May20

    Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years

    Germany’s Alexander Zverev became the youngest player in a decade to reach a Masters final when he clinched a gutsy 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-1 win over big-serving American John Isner in Rome yesterday. Zverev, 20, will meet four-time winner Novak Djokovic, who overcame having to play twice in a day with a ruthless 6-1, 6-0 win over Dominic Thiem....

    Merkel & Poroshenko Affirm Commitment To Minsk Accord
    May20

    Merkel & Poroshenko Affirm Commitment To Minsk Accord

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed today (May 20) to try to improve the security situation in eastern Ukraine and return to implementing the Minsk ceasefire deal after an upsurge in violence there, Reuters has reported. A ceasefire agreement signed in February 2015 in Minsk that aimed to end the...

    Merkel & Poroshenko Affirm Commitment To Minsk Accord
    May20

    Merkel & Poroshenko Affirm Commitment To Minsk Accord

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed today (May 20) to try to improve the security situation in eastern Ukraine and return to implementing the Minsk ceasefire deal after an upsurge in violence there, Reuters has reported. A ceasefire agreement signed in February 2015 in Minsk that aimed to end the...

    Paul Ryan Tries to Deflect on Leak that Implicates Him in a Russia Cover-Up
    May20

    Paul Ryan Tries to Deflect on Leak that Implicates Him in a Russia Cover-Up

    A slip of the tongue from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy mentions Donald Trump being on Vladimir Putin’s payroll. Speaker Paul Ryan is trying out the Trump regime’s favorite defense against damning news—focus on the leaker rather than on the content. In this case, it’s the release of a transcript with a slip of the tongue from...

    Ukraine imposes duties on Russian chocolate
    May20

    Ukraine imposes duties on Russian chocolate

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    De-Demonizing Vladimir The Hateable
    May20

    De-Demonizing Vladimir The Hateable

    Last week a meeting was held between President Trump and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Lavrov, requested by President Putin, to discuss a new plan for ending the slaughter in Syria and dealing with Bashar al-Assad. A number of members of the foreign policy establishment were opposed to the meeting on the grounds that it was merely a PR ploy by...

    Russia asks WTO to look into sanctions by Ukraine on Moscow – agencies
| Reuters
    May20

    Russia asks WTO to look into sanctions by Ukraine on Moscow – agencies | Reuters

    MOSCOW Russia has sent a request to the World Trade Organisation asking to hold consultations over Ukraine’s sanctions against Moscow, in place since 2014, Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies on Saturday. He added that the request was regarding restrictions on Russian goods, services,...