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    EU officials: EU to extend Russia sanctions for 6 months
    Dec15

    EU officials: EU to extend Russia sanctions for 6 months

    European Union officials say the EU will extend its sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the fragile peace agreement in Ukraine. Two … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU Officials: EU to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
    Dec15

    EU Officials: EU to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months

    European Union officials say the EU will extend sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the fragile peace agreement in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Trump Ally Tells Businesspeople In Moscow: Trump ‘Can Look At Sanctions’
    Dec15

    Trump Ally Tells Businesspeople In Moscow: Trump ‘Can Look At Sanctions’

    Former Donald Trump surrogate Jack Kingston suggested the President-elect may look at lifting sanctions on Russia while speaking Monday to American businesspeople in Moscow about what they might expect from the incoming administration, NPR reported. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Trump, Putin, and the Art of Appeasement
    Dec15

    Trump, Putin, and the Art of Appeasement

    Donald Trump’s Russia strategy is based on making a series of one-sided concessions in the hopes of luring Moscow into a more positive global relationship. There’s a name for this approach: appeasement. A man who ran for office as the ultimate negotiator is intent on giving away the store on Crimea and Syria for free—and it’s...

    Message for Rick Perry: The Department of Energy doesnt actually produce that much energy
    Dec15

    Message for Rick Perry: The Department of Energy doesnt actually produce that much energy

    FILE – In this Aug. 7, 2015, file photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, waves to the crowd as he steps to the podium to speak at the RedState Gathering in Atlanta. Perry has joined the board of a stem cell firm where he underwent experimental back surgery before running for president in 2011, a...

    NATO-Russia Council To Convene Talks About Ukraine On December 19
    Dec15

    NATO-Russia Council To Convene Talks About Ukraine On December 19

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says envoys from the alliance will meet with Russian diplomats on December 19 to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv’s forces and Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Leaders Struggle to Find Unity over Ukraine Agreement
    Dec15

    EU Leaders Struggle to Find Unity over Ukraine Agreement

    European Union leaders are struggling to find a deal with the Netherlands to approve an association agreement with Ukraine.A deal would allow the EU to show a united front in the face of an increasingly hostile Russia and boost trade and cooperation with an eastern European… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Trump picks Montana Rep. Zinke for interior post
    Dec15

    The Latest: Trump picks Montana Rep. Zinke for interior post

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 10:22 a.m. President-elect Donald Trump has officially chosen Montana Rep. Ryan Zinke to serve as his interior secretary. Zinke was an early supporter of Trump’s and publicly sought a Cabinet post when Trump visited Montana in May. Trump’s decision to tap Zinke...

    EU leaders struggle to find unity over Ukraine agreement
    Dec15

    EU leaders struggle to find unity over Ukraine agreement

    European Union leaders are struggling to find a deal with the Netherlands to get the last holdout on board and approve an association agreement with Ukraine …read more Source: U.S....

    EU leaders struggle to find unity over Ukraine agreement
    Dec15

    EU leaders struggle to find unity over Ukraine agreement

    European Union leaders are struggling to find a deal with the Netherlands to approve an association agreement with Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...