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    Foreign policy roundup: U.S. expands Russia sanctions as Donald Trump meets Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Jun21

    Foreign policy roundup: U.S. expands Russia sanctions as Donald Trump meets Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration ratcheted up pressure on Russia on Tuesday, unveiling sanctions on more than three dozen additional individuals and organizations that have participated in the country’s incursion in Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting
    Jun21

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump greeted his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in the White House on Tuesday, a meeting that came as Washington rolled out more sanctions against pro-Russian rebels, in a diplomatic coup for Kiev. Amid speculation that Trump would refuse to meet the Ukrainian leader, Poroshenko had what the White House...

    Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea
    Jun21

    Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

    WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its nuclear program have failed, ratcheting up the rhetoric over the death of an American student who had been detained by Pyongyang. Trump has held high hopes for greater cooperation from China to exert influence over North Korea, leaning...

    US Adds 38 to Russia Sanctions for Ukraine Invasion
    Jun21

    US Adds 38 to Russia Sanctions for Ukraine Invasion

    The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control reinforced existing sanctions on Russia by designating or identifying a range of individuals and entities involved in the ongoing conflict under four Executive orders related to Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    US imposes new sanctions on Russia over action in Ukraine
    Jun21

    US imposes new sanctions on Russia over action in Ukraine

    The move by the Trump administration came days after US Senate passed new sanctions on Russia. The post US imposes new sanctions on Russia over action in Ukraine appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    Lavrov Accuses U.S. Of ‘Russophobic Mania’ After New Sanctions Imposed
    Jun21

    Lavrov Accuses U.S. Of ‘Russophobic Mania’ After New Sanctions Imposed

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov denounced new sanctions the United States announced on June 20 against 38 people fighting with and backing Ukrainian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian President Likens ‘Charismatic’ Trump to Reagan Ending the Cold War ‘Without One Single Shot
    Jun21

    Ukrainian President Likens ‘Charismatic’ Trump to Reagan Ending the Cold War ‘Without One Single Shot

    Coming off of a meeting with President Donald Trump, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko made an appearance on Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Special Report.” During that appearance, Poroshenko praised Trump as being charismatic and likened him to former President Ronald Reagan, who he credited ending the Cold War “without one single...

    Vladimir Putin’s man in the Balkans
    Jun21

    Vladimir Putin’s man in the Balkans

    MOSCOW — If appearances are to be believed, Vladimir Putin has a new point man in the Balkans. Nikolai Patrushev, a Kremlin hawk, career intelligence officer and close associate of the Russian president, is the head of Russia’s Security Council, known for his fiery nationalism, conspiratorial world view and extensive...

    Trump has ‘good discussions’ with Ukraine president
    Jun21

    Trump has ‘good discussions’ with Ukraine president

    The talks in Washington focus on the peaceful resolution of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trump Meets Ukrainian Leader Amid Russia Investigation
    Jun21

    Trump Meets Ukrainian Leader Amid Russia Investigation

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart Tuesday amid intensifying questions over whether his administration will step in to protect partners in the face of Russian aggression. The meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was originally described by the White House as a brief “drop-in.” But the...