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    Russian FM pledges cooperation with West to combat terror
    Jan21

    Russian FM pledges cooperation with West to combat terror

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow is continuing to cooperate with the West on fighting terrorism despite tensions over Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline
    Jan21

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says talks with his counterparts from Ukraine, France and Germany will focus on pulling back heavy weapons from a frontline in east Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks will focus on withdrawing heavy weaponry from frontline
    Jan21

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks will focus on withdrawing heavy weaponry from frontline

    Russia’s foreign minister says talks with his counterparts from Ukraine, France and Germany will focus on pulling back heavy weapons from a frontline in east Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline
    Jan21

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says talks with his counterparts from Ukraine, France and Germany will focus on pulling back heavy weapons from a frontline in east Ukraine. Sergey Lavrov, who is set to attend the talks in Berlin later Wednesday, said the withdrawal of artillery should help end a recent escalation of fighting between...

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline
    Jan21

    Russian FM says Ukraine peace talks to focus on frontline

    Sergey Lavrov, who is set to attend the talks in Berlin later Wednesday, said the withdrawal of artillery should help end a recent escalation of fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russia rebels. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine crisis ‘turning point’ close: Russian Deputy PM
    Jan21

    Ukraine crisis ‘turning point’ close: Russian Deputy PM

    The conflict over Ukraine’s borders with Russia may be close to a “turning point”, according to Arkady Dvorkovich, Russia’s deputy Prime Minister. …read more Source:...

    Rights Group Assails Russian Bill Targeting Foreign Organizations
    Jan21

    Rights Group Assails Russian Bill Targeting Foreign Organizations

    The human rights group Amnesty International (AI) has sharply criticized a Russian bill that would ban “undesirable foreign organizations.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine says its forces attacked by Russian troops
    Jan21

    Ukraine says its forces attacked by Russian troops

    The accusation against Moscow on Tuesday was one of the boldest assertions yet by Ukraine of direct Russian military involvement since the conflict began …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Davos elite gather in shadow of attacks
    Jan21

    Davos elite gather in shadow of attacks

    Davos (Switzerland) (AFP) – The world’s political and business elite gather for their annual meeting in the glitzy Swiss ski resort of Davos from Wednesday, with the shadow of recent attacks in France and ongoing global conflicts looming large.French President Francois Hollande and US Secretary of State John Kerry will be among the...

    State Of The Union Text: Read Obama’s Full Remarks
    Jan21

    State Of The Union Text: Read Obama’s Full Remarks

    President Barack Obama delivered the 2015 State of the Union speech on Tuesday in front of a joint session of Congress, laying out his policy vision for the next year. Read his full remarks as prepared for delivery below:Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: We are fifteen years into this new century. Fifteen...