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    Ukraine takes Russia to U.N. court over rebel funding, Crimea
    Mar06

    Ukraine takes Russia to U.N. court over rebel funding, Crimea

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ukraine’s deputy foreign minister on Monday accused Russia of financing terrorism by shipping arms, ammunition and funds to separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine and of discriminating against non-Russians in the annexed Crimean Peninsula. The charges came as a case between Kiev and Moscow opened at …...

    ‘Don’t Be So Desperate to Rub up Against Russia’
    Mar06

    ‘Don’t Be So Desperate to Rub up Against Russia’

    America’s most senior diplomat just hit the exits from President Trump’s melting-down State Department after 40 years of being the man in the room when Russia was involved.And now Daniel Fried, a career Foreign Service pro who spent decades holding his tongue publicly while serving six presidents of both parties, is speaking out...

    State Department staffers have one question: Where’s Rex?
    Mar06

    State Department staffers have one question: Where’s Rex?

    The State Department resumes its formal press briefing on Monday — an event that offers Secretary of State Rex Tillerson an ideal setting to assert to the world that America remains a diplomatic force and reassure his jittery employees that their work matters to the new administration. But Tillerson is not expected to show up,...

    Russia defers questions on Crimean oil and gas
    Mar06

    Russia defers questions on Crimean oil and gas

    With Ukraine taking claims of Russian aggression to the international courts, the Kremlin sidestepped questions about possible oil development offshore Crimea. …read more Source: United Press...

    Boris Johnson: Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling, says British foreign minister
    Mar06

    Boris Johnson: Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling, says British foreign minister

    Johnson said this as he arrived for an EU foreign and defence ministers meeting in Brussels. Russia must halt “unacceptable” meddling in other countries, especially the Balkans and Ukraine, for there to be any chance of a fresh start with the West, British foreign minister Boris Johnson said Monday.”Let us be very clear, Russia...

    Cold War Against Russia Is Threat To Europe, French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Says
    Mar06

    Cold War Against Russia Is Threat To Europe, French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Says

    A cold war against Russia is a threat to Europe, French presidential candidate and National Front (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said in a CBS News interview that aired Sunday. The far-right politician is known to support Russia and believe that Crimea is an integral part of the country. Le Pen appeared on “60 Minutes,” where she said she does not...

    Russian, Ukrainian sailors freed in Nigeria: navy
    Mar06

    Russian, Ukrainian sailors freed in Nigeria: navy

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    The Morning Vertical, March 6, 2017
    Mar06

    The Morning Vertical, March 6, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Russia Face Off At International Court In The Hague
    Mar06

    Ukraine, Russia Face Off At International Court In The Hague

    Ukraine is set to launch its case against Russia at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, seeking an order to halt Moscows support for pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine and C …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling: UK’s Johnson (AFP)
    Mar06

    Russia ‘up to no good’ with its meddling: UK’s Johnson (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – Russia must halt “unacceptable” meddling in other countries, especially the Balkans and Ukraine, for there to be any chance of a fresh start with the West, British foreign minister Boris Johnson said Monday. …read more Source: The West...