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    Putin, Merkel Hold Talks In Sochi On Iran, Ukraine, Nord Stream 2
    May18

    Putin, Merkel Hold Talks In Sochi On Iran, Ukraine, Nord Stream 2

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has held wide-ranging talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the Ukraine conflict, Europe’s response to the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, and …read more Source: Big News...

    Russian-German gas pipeline: Vladimir Putin seeks common cause with Angela Merkel over Donald Trump
    May18

    Russian-German gas pipeline: Vladimir Putin seeks common cause with Angela Merkel over Donald Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday that he would stand up to any attempts by US President Donald Trump to block a Russian-German gas pipeline project. Berlin and Moscow have been at loggerheads since Russia’s annexation of Crimea four years ago, but they share a common interest...

    Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue
    May18

    Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue

    SOCHI, Russia — Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Friday that gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine may continue even after the launch of a new prospective Germany-bound pipeline under the Baltic Sea. The question of whether Ukraine would be frozen out of future Russian gas deliveries is seen as one of the main stumbling blocks for the...

    Putin, Merkel defend Nord Stream pipeline
    May18

    Putin, Merkel defend Nord Stream pipeline

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel put on a rare show of unity Friday defending the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, criticised by Ukraine and threatened by US sanctions. …read more Source: The Times of...

    This Week: At One-Year Anniversary Of Mueller Probe, GOP Says Wrap It Up
    May18

    This Week: At One-Year Anniversary Of Mueller Probe, GOP Says Wrap It Up

    Thursday marked the one-year anniversary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe, and the team has a lot to show for it. To date, a total of 19 people and three Russian companies have either been indicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges, including four former Trump campaign officials. But President Trump and his GOP allies in...

    Putin, Merkel discuss gas pipeline project in Sochi
    May18

    Putin, Merkel discuss gas pipeline project in Sochi

    Russia will keep gas transit through Ukraine if it is ‘economically proved’, says Putin …read more Source: Anadolu...

    In Europe, Standing Up to America Is Now Patriotic
    May18

    In Europe, Standing Up to America Is Now Patriotic

    The United States and Europe have had serious foreign-policy disputes before—notably during the Iraq war, when France and Germany split with the U.S. over the invasion. But since he took office in January 2017, President Trump’s decisions, including his withdrawal from the Paris climate accord and his imposition of steel and aluminum...

    Putin says Ukraine gas transit after Nord Stream 2 needs to make economic sense
    May18

    Putin says Ukraine gas transit after Nord Stream 2 needs to make economic sense

    Russia is ready to continue shipping some gas to Europe via Ukraine after the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline is built, but only if it makes economic sense, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday. “Once we launch Nord Stream 2, we will continue to pump gas through Ukraine if it is economically feasible and viable for the companies that operate...

    Russia initiates terrorism investigation into Washington Examiner journalists over Crimea article
    May18

    Russia initiates terrorism investigation into Washington Examiner journalists over Crimea article

    Russian authorities have initiated criminal proceedings after The Washington Examiner, a D.C.-based magazine and website, published an article urging Ukraine to bomb Russia’s newly opened bridge to Crimea. Washington Examiner editorial director Hugo Gurdon and columnist Tom Rogan are both being criminally investigated in connection with the...

    Russia ready for talks with Ukraine on gas transit, Putin says
    May18

    Russia ready for talks with Ukraine on gas transit, Putin says

    1 hour 4 min agoSOCHI – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Moscow was ready for tal …read more Source:...