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    Trump’s Plan for the United Soviet(!) of America
    Feb16

    Trump’s Plan for the United Soviet(!) of America

    By Jean-Francois BoittinTrump is determined to “make the USA great again” — the United Soviet of America, that is. On numerous occasions, candidate – and now President – Trump has expressed admiration for Vladimir Putin, the Russian President’s leadership qualities and his own desire to work with him. Cozying up to Russia...

    Trump govt on verge of crisis over Russia – Analyst
    Feb16

    Trump govt on verge of crisis over Russia – Analyst

    The administration of US President Donald Trump is doing everything in its power to avoid a political crisis with Russia over the Crimean peninsula, says James Jatras, a former US senate foreign policy adviser. On Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said US President Donald Trump “expects the Russian government to de-escalate...

    Russian foreign ministry creates Chicken Crimea fitting Kremlin’s foreign policy
    Feb16

    Russian foreign ministry creates Chicken Crimea fitting Kremlin’s foreign policy

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    Obama was “too soft” on Russia over Crimea annexation: Trump
    Feb16

    Obama was “too soft” on Russia over Crimea annexation: Trump

    Washington D.C. [U.S.], Feb. 16 (ANI): Under increasing pressure over his administrations relationship with Russia, US President Donald Trump took a swipe at the previous Obama administration, sugges …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia Won’t Discuss Crimea, Dismisses Report Of Contacts With Trump Team
    Feb16

    Russia Won’t Discuss Crimea, Dismisses Report Of Contacts With Trump Team

    Russian President Vladimir Putins spokesman says Moscow will not discuss the return of Crimea to Ukraine with the United States or any other country. Dmitry Peskov spoke on February 15, a day after …read more Source: Big News...

    China, Ukraine agree to develop security cooperation
    Feb16

    China, Ukraine agree to develop security cooperation

    The National Guard of Ukraine said on Wednesday it had agreed to develop security cooperation with the Chinese People’s Armed Police Force. …read more Source: English China News...

    Trump: US defence chief to NATO: pay up or we reduce support
    Feb16

    Trump: US defence chief to NATO: pay up or we reduce support

    US Defence Secretary James Mattis bluntly warned NATO allies Wednesday that Donald Trump's administration would "moderate its commitment" to the transatlantic alliance unless members met their spending pledges. US Defence Secretary James Mattis bluntly warned NATO allies Wednesday that Donald Trump’s administration would...

    Trump dodges questions as Russia scandal deepens
    Feb16

    Trump dodges questions as Russia scandal deepens

    WASHINGTON: Donald Trump dodged questions about ties with Russia, railed against intelligence leaks and defended a key aide he just fired, as crisis engulfed his young presidency Wednesday. Amid revelations that Trump aides were in repeated contact with Russian intelligence officials in the run-up to his shock election victory last year, the...

    Ukraine Says Russian Hackers Targeting Kyiv’s Power Grid, Financial System
    Feb16

    Ukraine Says Russian Hackers Targeting Kyiv’s Power Grid, Financial System

    Ukraine accused Russian hackers of targeting its power grid, financial system, and other infrastructure with thousands of attacks and a new type of virus that attacks industrial processes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    In Ukraine: Government declares state of energy emergency
    Feb16

    In Ukraine: Government declares state of energy emergency

    Ukraine on Wednesday announced a state of emergency for its energy sector that could result in rolling blackouts as officials try to sharply curtail electricity use by consumers. Ukraine on Wednesday announced a state of emergency for its energy sector that could result in rolling blackouts as officials try to sharply curtail electricity use by...