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    Russian Prime Minister Says ‘We Have Slid Back To A New Cold War’
    Feb13

    Russian Prime Minister Says ‘We Have Slid Back To A New Cold War’

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Saturday that relations between Russia and the West have deteriorated to the point that they may have fallen into a new cold war and that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea has served only to aggravate tensions.”NATO’s policy with regard to Russia has remained unfriendly and...

    West is rekindling Cold War, Russian PM says
    Feb13

    West is rekindling Cold War, Russian PM says

    Dmitry Medvedev said sanctions imposed after Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and new moves by NATO “only aggravate” tensions …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Kerry criticizes Russian actions in Syria and Ukraine
    Feb13

    Kerry criticizes Russian actions in Syria and Ukraine

    MUNICH — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places. In a speech at the Munich Security Conference, Kerry said Russia is defying the will of the international community with its support for separatists in eastern Ukraine and...

    French Jews Are Moving To Israel; What Happens When They Get There?
    Feb13

    French Jews Are Moving To Israel; What Happens When They Get There?

    French Jews are moving to Israel in higher numbers than they have in at least a decade, which has led not only to more macaron shops and chic cosmetic stores, but also to concerns about finding jobs. According to Israeli government figures, 7,469 French immigrants made aliyah (moved to Israel) in 2015. That number is up from 6,658 in 2014 and...

    The Latest: NATO chief: Alliance has not rekindled Cold War
    Feb13

    The Latest: NATO chief: Alliance has not rekindled Cold War

    NATO’s top official is rejecting Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s suggestion that the Western military alliance has rekindled the Cold War. NATO has been conducting more military maneuvers in countries bordering Russia as well as stationing equipment and multi-national troops there, and has also established a rapid-reaction...

    US Secretary of State John Kerry criticizes Russia for bombings in Syria
    Feb13

    US Secretary of State John Kerry criticizes Russia for bombings in Syria

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places. …read more Source: Global...

    Kerry criticizes Russia over ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry criticizes Russia over ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine and Syria

    The U.S. secretary of state says that Russia would have to change tactics if an agreement for a temporary truce in Syria is to actually take effect in a week. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russian PM: West Rekindling the Cold War
    Feb13

    Russian PM: West Rekindling the Cold War

    MUNICH—Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate” tensions. Dmitry Medvedev said Russian President Vladimir Putin told the...

    Is the Pope, Russian Patriarch “pro-family” historic declaration for real?
    Feb13

    Is the Pope, Russian Patriarch “pro-family” historic declaration for real?

    As reported in the news, a joint-declaration calling for strong defense of family and life was signed on February 12 by Pope Francis and Metropolitan Kirill, head of the Orthodox Church of Moscow and all Russia. The signing occurred following their historic meeting at Havana Airport in Cuba, where the two expressed “grave concerns” over the ever...

    Russian prime minister: ‘We have slid back to a new Cold War’
    Feb13

    Russian prime minister: ‘We have slid back to a new Cold War’

    MUNICH — Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate” tensions. Dmitry Medvedev said Russian President Vladimir...