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    Putin Says He’s Willing To Reach Out To Europe Despite Sanctions
    Jun17

    Putin Says He’s Willing To Reach Out To Europe Despite Sanctions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country is willing to improve relations with Europe but insisted that the West was responsible for the strained ties. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Renzi: Minsk Deal Key to Ending Russia Sanctions
    Jun17

    The Latest: Renzi: Minsk Deal Key to Ending Russia Sanctions

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi says the fulfillment of the Minsk peace deal for eastern Ukraine is essential for lifting Western sanctions against Russia …read more Source: ABC...

    U.S. Will Patrol the Black Sea Despite Russian Warnings
    Jun17

    U.S. Will Patrol the Black Sea Despite Russian Warnings

    The U.S. will stay in the Black Sea says a U.S. Navy Secretary on Thursday, despite Russia warning that the patrolling U.S. destroyer undermines regional security. Speaking to Reuters, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus says it is the U.S. Navy’s role to deter aggression and keep sea lanes open in the Black Sea basin, which bounded by Russia,...

    Urging Canada to join NATO forces in Baltics, Latvia says it would send ‘very strong message’ to Russia
    Jun17

    Urging Canada to join NATO forces in Baltics, Latvia says it would send ‘very strong message’ to Russia

    OTTAWA — Comparisons with Cold War Berlin were invoked this week, as Latvian and Canadian officials discussed ways to bolster NATO’s military presence in eastern Europe as a check against Russian aggression. Latvia’s state secretary for foreign affairs, Andrejs Pildegovics, met with Canadian counterparts Thursday in Ottawa to...

    The Latest: Putin: Russia doesn’t want return to Cold War
    Jun17

    The Latest: Putin: Russia doesn’t want return to Cold War

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — The Latest from the Russian Economic Forum in St. Petersburg (all times local): 3:50 p.m. President Vladimir Putin says Russia doesn’t need a new Cold War and that the country’s policy is “aimed at cooperation and search for compromise.” Speaking at Russia’s major economic forum Friday, he...

    Putin Claims Russia Has Overcome Economic Decline
    Jun17

    Putin Claims Russia Has Overcome Economic Decline

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared that Russia has overcome its economic decline, during a meeting of Russia’s Direct Investment Fund Council on Thursday. The Russian leader issued an optimistic message on Russia’s economy even though the International Monetary Fund estimates the country will remain in recession at least...

    EU Prolongs Sanctions Against Russia-Controlled Crimea
    Jun17

    EU Prolongs Sanctions Against Russia-Controlled Crimea

    The European Union has agreed to extend its investment ban and other economic sanctions on Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, which was forcibly annexed by Russia in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year
    Jun17

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year

    The European Union has extended for another year some of its sanctions targeting Russia over its annexation of the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year
    Jun17

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year

    The European Union has extended sanctions over Russia’s annexation of the Crimea peninsula for another year …read more Source: U.S....

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year
    Jun17

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Crimea for 1 year

    The European Union has extended for another year some of its sanctions targeting Russia over its annexation of the Crimean peninsula. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...