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    Rinkevics: European Union should show clear support to Ukrainian people
    Feb07

    Rinkevics: European Union should show clear support to Ukrainian people

    “Reforms in Ukraine should be primarily associated with the state and its residents. Ukrainian people should be shown clear support and benefits provided by the European Union, as well as what they will get from a closer dialogue with the union. This is why visa-free regime’s introduction would be one such benefit,» – Latvian Foreign...

    Kremlin: Putin, Merkel call for immediate truce in east Ukraine
    Feb07

    Kremlin: Putin, Merkel call for immediate truce in east Ukraine

    Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Germany’s Angela Merkel called for the immediate restoration of a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Trump: ‘Haters are going crazy’ over Russia double standard
    Feb07

    Trump: ‘Haters are going crazy’ over Russia double standard

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday morning that his presidency is being evaluated by an unfair double standard that has allowed critics to attack him over his promises of a warmer relationship with Russia while his predecessor cut deals with Iran, a longtime U.S. foe. “I don’t know Putin, have no deals in Russia, and the haters are going...

    Instead of Relying on America, Maybe Europe should Create its own Nuclear Deterrent
    Feb07

    Instead of Relying on America, Maybe Europe should Create its own Nuclear Deterrent

    After spending a quarter century treating NATO as an international social club to which every reasonably civilized European nation should belong, the alliance has begun to focus again on its original role as a military alliance. Rather than expect the U.S. to burnish NATO’s nuclear deterrent, European nations should consider expanding their...

    Settlement reached over forced return of Belavia aircraft to Zhulyany Airport
    Feb07

    Settlement reached over forced return of Belavia aircraft to Zhulyany Airport

    We have reached the settlement to the mutual benefit of the two sides. The problem has been resolved. We agreed on the compensation mechanism compliant with the legislation of Ukraine and Belarus. As for the amount that we asked from the Ukrainian side, we agreed on the option of compensation. We are fully satisfied, Anatoly Gusarov said....

    Trump says media ‘doesn’t want to report’ extremist attacks
    Feb07

    Trump says media ‘doesn’t want to report’ extremist attacks

    President Donald Trump on Monday accused the media of deliberately minimizing coverage of the threat posed by the Islamic State group, saying news outlets “have their reasons” for not reporting what he described as a “genocide” underway at the hands of the group.The president did not immediately offer evidence to support...

    Putin, Merkel call for immediate truce in east Ukraine: Kremlin
    Feb07

    Putin, Merkel call for immediate truce in east Ukraine: Kremlin

    MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel called for a immediate restoration of the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine during a phone call on Tuesday between the two leaders, Kremlin said in statement. “Serious… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine as testing ground for Kremlin-Trump ‘dialogue’
    Feb07

    Ukraine as testing ground for Kremlin-Trump ‘dialogue’

    If Ukraine turns away from the Minsk Agreement, there will be no Western leverage to put pressure on Russia. …read more Source: AL...

    The Morning Vertical, February 7, 2017
    Feb07

    The Morning Vertical, February 7, 2017

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

    Turkish coup soldiers in Greece thought about fleeing to Russia, Ukraine: Prosecutors
    Feb07

    Turkish coup soldiers in Greece thought about fleeing to Russia, Ukraine: Prosecutors

    Eight fugitive Turkish soldiers who fled to Greece after the July 15, 2016 coup attempt initially thought about fleeing to Russia or Ukraine but later settled on Greece, Istanbul prosecutors said on Feb. 7 after hearing four other soldiers’ witness testimonies. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...