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    Russia’s Lavrov says ties with Washington need ‘reset 2.0’
    Sep28

    Russia’s Lavrov says ties with Washington need ‘reset 2.0’

    Foreign Minister says situation in Ukraine that had led to Western sanctions against Russia was now improving thanks to Kremlin peace initiatives …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Fighting In The Donetsk Region Despite The Cease-Fire
    Sep28

    Fighting In The Donetsk Region Despite The Cease-Fire

    Ukraine’s 11th Territorial Defense Battalion clashed with Russian-backed separatists at a checkpoint in the village of Nikishino, near Debaltseve, in the Donetsk region. Video of the fighting was recorded on September 25-26 by RFE/RL correspondent Levko Stek. Contains graphic images. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more...

    Russia Says Relations with US Need New ‘Reset’
    Sep28

    Russia Says Relations with US Need New ‘Reset’

    Russia’s foreign secretary says relations between Moscow and Washington need – in his words – a new “reset” – referring to U.S. President Barack Obama’s effort to improve ties with Russia in the early days of his administration. In a Russian television interview airing Sunday, Sergei Lavrov blamed the...

    Moscow Residents Rally in Support of Victims of Ukraine War
    Sep28

    Moscow Residents Rally in Support of Victims of Ukraine War

    Thousands of Muscovites rally for victims of the war in neighboring Ukraine. They’re mostly pro-government activists and members of Russia’s ruling political party. They’re angry over the what they say are the “crimes” perpetrated on eastern Ukrainians by the central government in Kiev. …in a war of secession...

    NATO can’t change its Cold War “genetic code” says Russia’s Foreign Minister
    Sep28

    NATO can’t change its Cold War “genetic code” says Russia’s Foreign Minister

    The Russian foreign minister issued a blistering attack on the West and NATO on Saturday, accusing them of being unable to change their Cold War “genetic code” and saying the United States must abandon its claims to “eternal uniqueness,” the Associated Press reports. More from the AP article: Sergey Lavrov’s assault appeared to be an...

    Germany Sees No Quick End to Ukraine Crisis
    Sep28

    Germany Sees No Quick End to Ukraine Crisis

    A solution to the Ukraine crisis is still far off, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned, as his Russian counterpart accused the West of seeking to create chaos in the Kremlin’s geographic sphere. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia Slams US, EU for Backing Ukraine ‘Coup’
    Sep28

    Russia Slams US, EU for Backing Ukraine ‘Coup’

    Russia, hit with stiff Western sanctions for its role in the Ukraine crisis, accused the United States and the European Union on Saturday of backing a “coup d’etat” that drove Ukraine’s pro-Russian president from power early this year. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, in an address to the United Nations General Assembly,...

    Russia, Cuba present views on Ukraine, Syria
    Sep28

    Russia, Cuba present views on Ukraine, Syria

    Russia, Cuba give scathing critiques of U.S. support for Ukraine …read more Source: USA...

    Russian FM Issues Blistering Attack On US, NATO
    Sep28

    Russian FM Issues Blistering Attack On US, NATO

    UNITED NATIONS—The Russian foreign minister issued a blistering attack on the West and NATO on Saturday, accusing them of being unable to change their Cold War “genetic code” and saying the United States must abandon its claims to “eternal uniqueness.” Sergey Lavrov’s assault appeared to be an extension of the increasingly anti-Western...

    Russia, Cuba give views on Ukraine, Syria
    Sep28

    Russia, Cuba give views on Ukraine, Syria

    Russia, Cuba give scathing remarks on U.S.-Ukraine relations …read more Source: USA...