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    Putin takes Syria spotlight; US coalition wants focus on IS
    Oct02

    Putin takes Syria spotlight; US coalition wants focus on IS

    Russia defends its military action in Syria, sees ‘eye-to-eye’ with US on terrorist targets …read more Source:...

    Watch What Putin Does, Not What He Says
    Oct02

    Watch What Putin Does, Not What He Says

    A Kremlin guard opens a door for Russian President Vladimir Putin as he enters a meeting in October. ReutersThe thing about Vladimir Putin is, it really doesn’t matter what he says. When the Russian president took to the tribune at the UN General Assembly earlier this week, he did so amid rampant expectations that he would say something...

    Russia’s Information Campaign Spreads from Ukraine to Syria
    Oct02

    Russia’s Information Campaign Spreads from Ukraine to Syria

    In Ukraine, the context was that there was no Russian troops in Ukraine. In Syria it has become that there are only airstrikes against the Islamic State. …read more Source: Foreign...

    European Leaders to Discuss Ukraine as Russia Flexes Muscle in Syria
    Oct02

    European Leaders to Discuss Ukraine as Russia Flexes Muscle in Syria

    The summit meeting, aimed at bolstering the peace process in the east Ukraine, will most likely be overshadowed by Russia’s airstrikes. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine and Russia to Meet in Move That Could ‘Signal End of War’
    Oct02

    Ukraine and Russia to Meet in Move That Could ‘Signal End of War’

    Putin and Poroshenko will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande. …read more Source:...

    Russian, Ukrainian Leaders to Hold Talks in Paris
    Oct02

    Russian, Ukrainian Leaders to Hold Talks in Paris

    Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to meet leaders of Ukraine, France and Germany in a revived European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine.The long-awaited summit in Paris on Friday is being overshadowed by international concerns about Russia’s military intervention… …read more Source:...

    Putin takes Syria spotlight; US coalition wants focus on IS
    Oct02

    Putin takes Syria spotlight; US coalition wants focus on IS

    In the space of a few days, Russian airstrikes in Syria and Putin’s diplomatic maneuvering at the U.N. first raised hopes for a diplomatic breakthrough — then brought fears of a new proxy war with the West. France, firmly opposed to Syrian President Bashar Assad, is targeting Islamic State extremists as part of a U.S.-led coalition. Russia...

    Russian War Planes Bombs Syria; Russian TV Takes On The U.S.
    Oct02

    Russian War Planes Bombs Syria; Russian TV Takes On The U.S.

    Russian TV stations have updated their message. It’s no longer all about Ukraine. Now it’s all about Syria, and any Western criticism of Russia’s military actions in Syria is dismissed.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany meet in Paris for Ukraine peace talks
    Oct02

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany meet in Paris for Ukraine peace talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to meet leaders of Ukraine, France and Germany in a revived European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders to hold talks in Paris
    Oct02

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders to hold talks in Paris

    PARIS (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to meet leaders of Ukraine, France and Germany in a revived European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine. A senior French diplomat expressed guarded optimism about Friday’s talks, which are expected to address more autonomy for eastern regions and withdrawing weapons. …read more...