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    The Russian Connection Between Syria and Ukraine
    Feb17

    The Russian Connection Between Syria and Ukraine

    Joseph S. Nye Jr Security, Eurasia Moscow may try to link cooperation in the Syrian crisis to relief from sanctions. For the last fifty-two years, leaders from around the world have gathered in Munich for an annual review of world security problems. This year’s discussion focused on the civil war in Syria. Not only is Syria a political and...

    Russian Refugees in Ukraine: The Broken Hopes
    Feb17

    Russian Refugees in Ukraine: The Broken Hopes

    Co-author: Yulia Arkhipova Right after Putin’s third term, and especially after the Maidan revolution in Ukraine followed by the Russian annexation of Crimea and the subsequent military conflict in Eastern Ukraine, the Russian authorities dramatically increased the anti-opposition campaign. They keep adopting a new restrictive legislation,...

    High-ranking Ukraine monitor frustrated with both sides
    Feb17

    High-ranking Ukraine monitor frustrated with both sides

    The deputy head of the international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine has upbraided both sides in the conflict as not fully committed to the truce. …read more Source: FOX...

    High-Ranking Ukraine Monitor Frustrated With Both Sides
    Feb17

    High-Ranking Ukraine Monitor Frustrated With Both Sides

    The deputy head of the international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine has upbraided both sides in the conflict as not fully committed to the truce …read more Source: ABC...

    High-Ranking Ukraine Monitor Frustrated With Both Sides
    Feb17

    High-Ranking Ukraine Monitor Frustrated With Both Sides

    The deputy head of the international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine has upbraided both sides in the conflict as not fully committed to the truce …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds
    Feb17

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds

    Russia has filed a lawsuit against Ukraine after Kyiv failed to repay a $3 billion Eurobond. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds
    Feb17

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds

    Russia has filed a lawsuit against Ukraine after Kyiv failed to repay a $3 billion Eurobond. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia-Ukraine Debt Update: Russian Lawsuit Over $3B Is Latest Economic Showdown Between Countries
    Feb17

    Russia-Ukraine Debt Update: Russian Lawsuit Over $3B Is Latest Economic Showdown Between Countries

    The Russian government filed a lawsuit against Ukraine over a $3 billion debt Wednesday setting the stage for another showdown between the neighboring nations, Reuters reported. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said the suit was filed at London’s High Court where he expects the hearing to be open and transparent. …read more...

    Russian soccer star in trouble after wearing Vladimir Putin T-shirt in Turkey
    Feb17

    Russian soccer star in trouble after wearing Vladimir Putin T-shirt in Turkey

    Sometimes a t-shirt is not simply a t-shirt — especially when it features Vladimir Putin. European football’s governing body, UEFA, might discipline Lokomotiv Moscow soccer star Dmitri Tarasov after he wore a t-shirt featuring a picture of the Russian leader and the words “most polite president” on the field following the...

    However Annoying, Failure to Engage Russia Is Not an Option
    Feb17

    However Annoying, Failure to Engage Russia Is Not an Option

    CANBERRA—U.N. negotiations to end the five-year civil war in Syria and form a transitional government will resume at the end of this month. With 250,000 people dead and more than half of the 22 million pre-war population either internally displaced or refugees, the talks are a litmus test for the key external stakeholders, especially the United...