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    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko In Washington To Meet President Trump
    Jun20

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko In Washington To Meet President Trump

    Ukraine’s president is in Washington hoping to meet President Trump and explain his side of the war with Russian-backed separatists, but the White House isn’t exactly rolling out the red carpet. …read more Source:...

    Russian, French FMs talk about Syria, Ukraine
    Jun20

    Russian, French FMs talk about Syria, Ukraine

    MOSCOW — The top diplomats of Russia and France have met to discuss Syria, Ukraine and the troubled Russia-EU ties. Speaking after Tuesday’s talks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian emphasized the need to jointly fight extremist groups in Syria. They also spoke in support of a 2015 peace...

    Russian, French FMs talk about Syria, Ukraine
    Jun20

    Russian, French FMs talk about Syria, Ukraine

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    Qatar in FIBA 3×3 World Cup quarters
    Jun20

    Qatar in FIBA 3×3 World Cup quarters

    Qatar’s Erfan Ali Saeed (centre) tries to go past Sri Lanka’s Isuru Perera (left) during their Pool C match at the FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2017 in Nantes, France, yesterday. Qatar won the match 20-4. Earlier in the day, Ukraine stayed unbeaten in the group by edging out Qatar in a thriller 21-20. Having secured the second spot in the...

    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:...