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    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless
    Dec20

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: U.S....

    Meet The 5 Wildcard Politicians Who Could Throw Europe Into Chaos In 2015
    Dec20

    Meet The 5 Wildcard Politicians Who Could Throw Europe Into Chaos In 2015

    Europe is in a bad place right now. Deflation is looming and growth is nowhere to be seen. There’s conflict in Ukraine, unemployment is still eye-wateringly high, and it doesn’t seem like much of that is going to change any time soon. So insurgent opposition parties are popping up all over the continent, promising an end to crisis or...

    Ukraine crisis: Obama orders ban on Crimea trade
    Dec20

    Ukraine crisis: Obama orders ban on Crimea trade

    US President Barack Obama has ordered a ban on the export of goods, technology and services to Crimea. The executive order also imposes new sanctions on Russian and Ukrainian individuals and companies. Mr Obama said the move showed the US would never accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March. Similar measures agreed by the European...

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless
    Dec20

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless

    Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless, declares historic rights to Crimea
    Dec20

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless, declares historic rights to Crimea

    Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless
    Dec20

    Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless

    The Russian foreign ministry said Saturday that the new sanctions won’t push Russia to give up Crimea since it is a “historic and integral part of Russia.” Obama’s Saturday order prohibited U.S. companies and individuals from exporting or importing any goods, services or technology to or from Crimea. …read more...

    Obama Bans U.S. Trade With Crimea
    Dec20

    Obama Bans U.S. Trade With Crimea

    U.S. President Barack Obama has issued an executive order banning U.S. exports of goods, technology or services to Ukraine’s Crimea region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    19 Of The Best Snow Scenes In Art
    Dec20

    19 Of The Best Snow Scenes In Art

    Today marks the official start of winter in the Northern Hemisphere, otherwise known as the Winter Solstice. Or, if you prefer, the most wonderful time of the year. ‘Tis the season of rosy cheeks, icy sidewalks and hot chocolate, all the makings of a spectacular Bing Crosby holiday movie. But winter would not be winter without its pièce de...

    Germany, Anti-Islam, and Vladimir Putin
    Dec20

    Germany, Anti-Islam, and Vladimir Putin

    On Monday, December 15, as reported by the German news service Deutsche Welle (DW), some 15,000 people massed in Dresden, Germany, under the banner of a new and seemingly informal movement calling itself Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West — PEGIDA by its German-language acronym. The incident was the ninth PEGIDA rally...

    U.S. Tightens Crimea Embargo to Pressure Russia
    Dec20

    U.S. Tightens Crimea Embargo to Pressure Russia

    President Obama signed an executive order barring new investment and trade with Crimea and freezing the property of people or businesses operating in the region or helping its leadership. …read more Source: The New York...