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    Russian Industry Struggling in The Face of Privatization
    Jun20

    Russian Industry Struggling in The Face of Privatization

    The Russian military-industrial Complex is having difficulty adapting to President’s Vladimir Putin’s 2016 call for “civilianization,” according to AESMA Group strategic research consultant Mathieu Boulegue. The complex is administered by the Russian Military Commission (VPK), which streamlines decision making between...

    Trump says he wants peace in Ukraine but no mention of peace accord
| Reuters
    Jun20

    Trump says he wants peace in Ukraine but no mention of peace accord | Reuters

    By Steve Holland and Joel Schectman | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON U.S. The post Trump says he wants peace in Ukraine but no mention of peace accord | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    U.S. sanctions to stay until Russia quits eastern Ukraine – White House
| Reuters
    Jun20

    U.S. sanctions to stay until Russia quits eastern Ukraine – White House | Reuters

    WASHINGTON U.S. The post U.S. sanctions to stay until Russia quits eastern Ukraine – White House | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    McCain berates deputy defense secretary nominee
    Jun20

    McCain berates deputy defense secretary nominee

    Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) criticized Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan for not answering a question on the conflict in Ukraine during a Senate hearing on June 20. Shanahan has been nominated to be deputy defense secretary.Politics …read more Source:...

    Lavrov denounces Washington’s ‘Russophobe obsession’ (AFP)
    Jun20

    Lavrov denounces Washington’s ‘Russophobe obsession’ (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday denounced Washington’s “Russophobe obsession” after the United States beefed up its trade sanctions against Moscow for its role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Meets, Briefly, With President Trump
    Jun20

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Meets, Briefly, With President Trump

    Ukraine is concerned about what the Trump administrations’s efforts to improve relations with Russia will mean for its relations with Washington. Poroshenko wanted to meet with Trump before Putin did.(Image credit: Evan Vucci/AP) …read more Source:...

    Trump calls Ukraine the thing Ukrainians hate the most
    Jun20

    Trump calls Ukraine the thing Ukrainians hate the most

    As President Trump greeted his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, on Tuesday morning at the White House, he made an unfortunate slip. “It’s a great honor to be with President Proshenko of the Ukraine,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office, “a place that we’ve all been very much involved in.” Trump was right: The United States...

    White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine
    Jun20

    White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine

    White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said the United States will continue to sanction Russia until it stops backing separatists in eastern Ukraine. “Would the President like to see Russia get out of eastern Ukraine, and does he see Moscow as the aggressor in this conflict?” Reuters reporter Jeff Mason asked Spicer during his daily...

    Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years
    Jun20

    Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years

    The last decade and a half have been rife with civil unrest, leading millions of displaced persons to seek new, safer lives across foreign borders. President Trump’s administration has made repeated claims that their proposed immigration bans are meant to stop the flow of refugees across US borders. In honor of World Refugee Day, observed...

    US Sanctions Donetsk, Lugansk People’s Republics Banks
    Jun20

    US Sanctions Donetsk, Lugansk People’s Republics Banks

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The United States sanctioned three banks that operate in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR), the US Treasury Department Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said in a press release on Tuesday. “Central Republic Bank is the central bank of the so-called ‘DPR’ and is...