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    EU agrees to extend sanctions against Russia
    Dec15

    EU agrees to extend sanctions against Russia

    The European Union agreed Thursday to extend sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Report Says Landmine Casualties Up In 2016, Record Number Of Child Victims
    Dec14

    Report Says Landmine Casualties Up In 2016, Record Number Of Child Victims

    A new report says armed conflicts in Afghanistan, Libya, Ukraine, and Yemen contributed to a second year of “exceptionally high” casualties caused by landmines. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canadian government says defence contractors can now sell weapons to Ukraine
    Dec14

    Canadian government says defence contractors can now sell weapons to Ukraine

    The Canadian foreign ministry said in a statement it would closely examine every bid and noted that “exportation of these items is limited.” …read more Source: Global...

    Saakashvili: Corruption — And Russia — Are Ukraine’s Enemy
    Dec14

    Saakashvili: Corruption — And Russia — Are Ukraine’s Enemy

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian leader who is now an ardent opponent of Ukraine’s president, said corruption had inflicted far greater damage on Ukraine than Russia had. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine
    Dec14

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine

    A spokesman for the Kremlin told Russian state-owned media Wednesday that President Vladimir Putin had prepared “from dawn till dusk” for his annual news conference scheduled for Thursday. Putin’s appearance is usually broadcast live on three Russian television channels and three radio networks. Topics range from international...

    Democrats Deployed Russophile Colluder Against Trump
    Dec14

    Democrats Deployed Russophile Colluder Against Trump

    Justice Department boss Bruce Ohr rose from obscurity when it became known that in 2016 he was embedded with Fusion GPS, compiler of the dossier on Donald Trump. Bruce’s wife Nellie H. Ohr also worked for Fusion GPS during the 2016 election, and quite possibly played a strategic role. Nellie is the daughter of Kathleen Armstrong Hauke, “a...

    U.S. Official Says Upcoming Deadline For New Russian Sanctions Will Be Met
    Dec14

    U.S. Official Says Upcoming Deadline For New Russian Sanctions Will Be Met

    A top U.S. State Department official said the administration was committed to meeting a February deadline to specify new measures against Russia officials and influential businessmen for Moscow’s alleged meddling in the 2016 election. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saakashvili: Corruption — And Russia — Are Ukraine’s Enemy
    Dec14

    Saakashvili: Corruption — And Russia — Are Ukraine’s Enemy

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian leader who is now an ardent opponent of Ukraine’s president, said corruption had inflicted far greater damage on Ukraine than Russia had. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Jumps Into LNG With Chinese Money
    Dec14

    Russia Jumps Into LNG With Chinese Money

    Following Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the West carefully calibrated its ramp-up of sanctions to balance the need to turn the screws on Moscow without endangering European energy supplies. This targeting of Russia’s medium- and long-term energy projects pushed Russia to look elsewhere for financing for the development of its...

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine
    Dec14

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine

    A spokesman for the Kremlin told Russian state-owned media Wednesday that President Vladimir Putin had prepared “from dawn till dusk” for his annual news conference scheduled for Thursday. Putin’s appearance is usually broadcast live on three Russian television channels and three radio networks. Topics range from international...