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    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. …read more Source:...

    ‘We Should Never Trust Russia,’ Warns U.S. Ambassador To UN
    Mar16

    ‘We Should Never Trust Russia,’ Warns U.S. Ambassador To UN

    The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says Washington should “never trust Russia,” the latest in a series of hawkish statements that have made her a leading Russia critic in President Donald Trump’s administration. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks

    Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014 …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions on Russian Banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions on Russian Banks

    MOSCOW — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed an order Thursday imposing sanctions on Russian-owned banks in Kiev’s latest protest against Russian support for separatists in the east of the country. The move will stop Ukrainian affiliates of three Russian financial institutions from moving capital abroad, according to a statement on...

    Delegation of French MPs visit Russia, wanting stronger ties
    Mar16

    Delegation of French MPs visit Russia, wanting stronger ties

    A delegation of French MPs starts the second day of its two-day visit to Russia on Friday. They are from the ‘French-Russian Dialogue association’ — a group of French MPs who are friendly to Russia and who have visited the country several times over the past few years. They have also visited Crimea in the past and several of...

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin
    Mar16

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin

    March 17, 2017 12:07 AMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday (March 16), for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
| Reuters
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks | Reuters

    MOSCOW Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, the chancellor’s first trip to Russia in nearly two years. The agenda of Merkel’s visit has yet to be made public, but talks are likely to focus on the Ukraine crisis, EU sanctions imposed on Moscow, trade...

    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary
    Mar16

    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary

    The United States on March 16 issued a sharp condemnation of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the referendum that Moscow staged there and later held up as justification for its annexation of the Black Sea peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018
    Mar16

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has decided to extend its mission to monitor Ukraine’s conflict for another year. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian state-owned banks (AFP)
    Mar16

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian state-owned banks (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine slapped sanctions on Russian state-owned banks operating in the country on Thursday, ratcheting up tensions with Moscow amid a bitter trade war with Kremlin-backed rebels in the east. …read more Source: The West...