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    EU Envoys Vote to Extend Russia Sanctions
    Jun21

    EU Envoys Vote to Extend Russia Sanctions

    European Union ambassadors meeting in Brussels agreed to extend current economic sanctions against Russia for another six months because the conflict in Ukraine remains unresolved. Envoys from the bloc’s 28 member states approved the decision in principle Tuesday. It still needs a unanimous formal approval by EU ministers which may come...

    The Latest: Firm Plans Money Exchange Limits During UK Vote
    Jun21

    The Latest: Firm Plans Money Exchange Limits During UK Vote

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s referendum on staying or leaving the European Union (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Money changing service TransferWise says it will be imposing restrictions on transfers involving British pounds from Wednesday until Friday, saying that “exchange rates are likely to be volatile” in the run-up to...

    Podcast: Why a Ukraine-style hack on US power grid isn’t likely
    Jun21

    Podcast: Why a Ukraine-style hack on US power grid isn’t likely

    Rob Lee, cofounder of cybersecurity company Dragos Security, who personally investigated the Ukraine hack, downplays the imminent risk of a major, isolated attack on the US power grid. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    What Is Putin Up To in China?
    Jun21

    What Is Putin Up To in China?

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will be on his way to China on Friday, the Kremlin has announced, in what has become an almost routine visit in recent years. The two have enjoyed a close relationship since Chinese President Xi Jinping made Putin the first foreign leader he visited after becoming president in 2013 and since then regular annual...

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions

    European Union nations have agreed in principle to extend sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations have agreed in principle to extend sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. EU diplomats confirmed Tuesday that the 28-nation bloc’s ambassadors had agreed to the prolongation. The diplomats said that at least one country must...

    EU Agrees in Principle to Prolong Russia Sanctions
    Jun21

    EU Agrees in Principle to Prolong Russia Sanctions

    European Union nations have agreed in principle to extend sanctions against Russia for more six months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions

    European Union nations have agreed in principle to extend sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Latest: Lineups for Ukraine game against Poland
    Jun21

    The Latest: Lineups for Ukraine game against Poland

    The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local):___5:29 p.m.Here are the lineups for the Group C match between Ukraine and… …read more Source:...

    French President Floats Slow Lifting of Russia Sanctions
    Jun21

    French President Floats Slow Lifting of Russia Sanctions

    French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine.He spoke amid pressure from some European companies and others to ease the sanctions, imposed over… …read more Source:...