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    US Senator McCain condemns European reluctance to provide military aid to Ukraine
    Jun20

    US Senator McCain condemns European reluctance to provide military aid to Ukraine

    U.S. Sen. John McCain has said during a visit to Ukraine that it is shameful that Washington’s European allies have not done more to assist Ukrainian forces in their quest to defeat Russian-backed separatists in the east. …read more Source: FOX...

    Vladimir Putin ready to sit at the table with G7 leaders again, says Harper will just have to accept it
    Jun20

    Vladimir Putin ready to sit at the table with G7 leaders again, says Harper will just have to accept it

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Russia appears to be angling to make it the G-8 once again and President Vladimir Putin suggests it’s something Prime Minister Stephen Harper will just have to accept. “I don’t want to offend anyone, but if the United States says Russia should be returned to the G8, the prime minister will change his opinion,”...

    US Senator McCain slams European stance on Ukraine
    Jun20

    US Senator McCain slams European stance on Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain has said during a visit to Ukraine that it is shameful that Washington’s European allies have not done… …read more Source:...

    Artisan Cheese Makers in Russia Seek Gain From Import Ban
    Jun20

    Artisan Cheese Makers in Russia Seek Gain From Import Ban

    Russia is expected to extend a ban on Western food imports in response to continued sanctions by the European Union over Ukraine. The ban has raised prices in Russia for scarce European meat and cheese, but also spurred local producers to fill the gap. One Italian shop in Moscow has made a clever advertisement making light of the political...

    Putin wants to sit with G7 leaders again
    Jun20

    Putin wants to sit with G7 leaders again

    (Alexander Nemenov/Pool Photo via Associated Press) Russia appears to be angling to make it the G8 once again and President Vladimir Putin suggests it’s something Prime Minister Stephen Harper will just have to accept. “I don’t want to offend anyone, but if the United States says Russia should be returned to the G8, the prime minister...

    U.S. Senators Call For Arming Ukraine
    Jun20

    U.S. Senators Call For Arming Ukraine

    U.S. Senator John McCain has again called on the United States to send weapons to Ukrainian forces fighting pro-Russia separatists in the east of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Historian Timothy Snyder: ‘History Is Always Plural’
    Jun20

    Historian Timothy Snyder: ‘History Is Always Plural’

    Yale University historian Timothy Snyder speaks with RFE/RL about the interpretation and reinterpretation of the bloody 20th-century history of Eastern Europe, caught between Hitler’s Germany and Stalin’s Soviet Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin wants to sit around the table with the G7 leaders again
    Jun20

    Putin wants to sit around the table with the G7 leaders again

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia – Russia appears to be angling to make it the G-8 once again and President Vladimir Putin suggests it’s something Prime Minister Stephen Harper will just have to accept.”I don’t want to offend anyone, but if the United States says Russia should be returned to the G8, the prime minister will change...

    Putin wants to have a G8 again
    Jun20

    Putin wants to have a G8 again

    Putin urges West to lean on Ukraine to honour peace deal as training ramps up …read more Source:...

    Charlie Rose on how Vladimir Putin sees the world
    Jun20

    Charlie Rose on how Vladimir Putin sees the world

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Russia’s President Vladimir Putin today blamed NATO ambitions to expand and the United States for fanning the flames of conflict in Ukraine. He did that at an international economic conference held in St. Petersburg. Part of the program featured an interview with Putin by PBS’ own Charlie Rose. Seated in front of an...