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    Putin, Merkel spar over election meddling; Trump, Putin talk
    May03

    Putin, Merkel spar over election meddling; Trump, Putin talk

    Speaking during a joint news conference following talks at his Black Sea residence, Putin said accusations of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election were “simply rumors” that were being used as part of the political fight in Washington. U.S. intelligence agencies say they have definitive evidence that Russia was behind the hacking of...

    UNESCO Demands Israel Vacate Jerusalem as Capital on Israel’s Independence Day
    May03

    UNESCO Demands Israel Vacate Jerusalem as Capital on Israel’s Independence Day

    The United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding that Israel disavow Jerusalem as its capital. The resolution, which UNESCO brought up for a vote on Israel’s Independence Day, was backed by the Palestinian Authority and calls on the Jewish state to reject any sovereignty in the...

    Kremlin says Trump will meet Putin in July
    May03

    Kremlin says Trump will meet Putin in July

    In a phone call Tuesday afternoon, U.S. President Donald Trump discussed meeting face-to-face with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Hamburg this July – a detail that was omitted from the White House’s brief readout of the call. The news of the potential meeting on the sidelines of the G20 conference in Hamburg, the...

    Kremlin says Trump will meet Putin in July
    May03

    Kremlin says Trump will meet Putin in July

    In a phone call Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump discussed meeting face-to-face with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Hamburg this July – a detail that was omitted from the White House’s brief readout of the call.The news of the potential meeting on the sidelines of the G20 conference in Hamburg, the first between the two...

    No progress over Ukraine so EU sanctions on Russia to stay: Merkel
    May03

    No progress over Ukraine so EU sanctions on Russia to stay: Merkel

    May 03, 2017 5:00 AMSOCHI • German Chancellor Angela Merkel said European Union sanctions will have to remain on Russia, given the lack of progress in resolving the simmering conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Merkel meets with Putin on Russian visit
    May03

    Merkel meets with Putin on Russian visit

    Moscow, Tuesday German Chancellor Angela Merkel held talks today with President Vladimir Putin on Ukraine and Syria in a signal of renewed dialogue despite profound rifts on her first visit to Russia since 2015. “We cannot but use this visit to discuss bilateral relations and the most problematic points, by which I mean Ukraine and … The...

    Head of Parliamentary Committee of Azerbaijan to visit Ukraine
    May02

    Head of Parliamentary Committee of Azerbaijan to visit Ukraine

    Chairman of the Azerbaijan Parliament`s Committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations Samad Seyidov will pay a visit to Kyiv to hold number of meetings with his counterparts at the legislative body of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Angela Merkel tells Putin: EU will lift Russia sanctions only on THIS condition…
    May02

    Angela Merkel tells Putin: EU will lift Russia sanctions only on THIS condition…

    THE European Union will lift sanctions on Russia on one condition, Angela Merkel has told Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    White House: Trump and Putin Had ‘Very Good’ Conversation on Syria
    May02

    White House: Trump and Putin Had ‘Very Good’ Conversation on Syria

    The White House released a statement that President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin had a “very good” phone conversation on Tuesday about Syria. It was their third conversation since Trump took office, and it marked their first talk since Putin criticized Trump’s military strike last month against Syria, a...

    Putin, Merkel Spar in Russia Over Election Meddling
    May02

    Putin, Merkel Spar in Russia Over Election Meddling

    MOSCOW— During a tense appearance with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Russian President Vladimir Putin denied on Tuesday that Moscow ever interferes in elections in other countries. Speaking during a joint news conference following talks at his Black Sea residence, Putin said accusations of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election were...