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    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin
    Mar16

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin

    March 17, 2017 12:07 AMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday (March 16), for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks
| Reuters
    Mar16

    Germany’s Merkel to make rare Russia visit for Putin talks | Reuters

    MOSCOW Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, the chancellor’s first trip to Russia in nearly two years. The agenda of Merkel’s visit has yet to be made public, but talks are likely to focus on the Ukraine crisis, EU sanctions imposed on Moscow, trade...

    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary
    Mar16

    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary

    The United States on March 16 issued a sharp condemnation of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the referendum that Moscow staged there and later held up as justification for its annexation of the Black Sea peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018
    Mar16

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has decided to extend its mission to monitor Ukraine’s conflict for another year. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian state-owned banks (AFP)
    Mar16

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian state-owned banks (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine slapped sanctions on Russian state-owned banks operating in the country on Thursday, ratcheting up tensions with Moscow amid a bitter trade war with Kremlin-backed rebels in the east. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions on Russian Banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions on Russian Banks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed an order imposing sanctions on Russian-owned banks, the latest action designed to protest against Russian support for separatists in the east of the country.The move is designed to stop local affiliates of three Russian… …read more Source:...

    Belarusian products sell well in Kazakhstan
    Mar16

    Belarusian products sell well in Kazakhstan

    Nurlan Nigmatulin remarked that retail chains that sell Belarusian furniture, flax, lingerie, and footwear operate in many cities in Kazakhstan. “Your products are recognizable. They enjoy a rather buoyant demand,” he said. Kazakhstan is one of Belarus’ top three trade partners in the CIS after Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin says Merkel to visit Russia on May 2
    Mar16

    Putin says Merkel to visit Russia on May 2

    Merkel has been the main mediator with Putin over the crisis in Ukraine that has seen Moscow seize the Crimea peninsula and back a separatist insurgency in the east of the country. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed an order imposing sanctions on Russian-owned banks, the latest action designed to protest against Russian support for separatists in the east of the country.The move… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018
    Mar16

    OSCE’s Ukraine mission extended until March 31, 2018

    The OSCE renews its mission in eastern Ukraine until March 31, 2018. …read more Source:...