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    Russian Lawmakers Draft Bill On ‘Aggressor Countries’
    Jul29

    Russian Lawmakers Draft Bill On ‘Aggressor Countries’

    Russian lawmakers have reportedly drafted amendments that would brand states that impose sanctions on Russia as “aggressor countries.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU, US to Impose New Sanctions on Russia
    Jul29

    EU, US to Impose New Sanctions on Russia

    WASHINGTON—The White House says it expects the European Union to impose new sanctions this week against Russia, including against key sectors of the Russian economy, and that the United States will implement additional measures as well. Tony Blinken, a deputy national security adviser, says the steps are necessary to convince Russia to...

    EU Set to Impose Tougher Sanctions on Russia
    Jul29

    EU Set to Impose Tougher Sanctions on Russia

    The European Union is set to impose new sanctions against Russia, targeting its finance and defense sectors over the conflict in Ukraine. A decision by European Union ambassadors, meeting in Brussels, is expected later Tuesday. In a conference call with President Barack Obama on Monday, the leaders of Britain, Germany, Italy and France expressed...

    Obama, EU poised to hit Russian economy hard
    Jul29

    Obama, EU poised to hit Russian economy hard

    Moscow’s support of separatists blamed for downing Malaysia Airlines jet in Ukraine is about to cost Moscow a lot of money …read more Source:...

    22 civilians reported killed in east Ukraine
    Jul29

    22 civilians reported killed in east Ukraine

    Local authorities in eastern Ukraine say at least 22 civilians have been killed in one day by shelling. …read more Source: Miami...

    BP warns of impact of Russia sanctions on profits
    Jul29

    BP warns of impact of Russia sanctions on profits

    Energy company BP warned Tuesday that further international sanctions on Russia could hurt its profits because of its stake in the country’s oil giant, Rosneft. …read more Source: Miami...

    22 civilians reported killed in east Ukraine
    Jul29

    22 civilians reported killed in east Ukraine

    City hall in Luhansk, which is under the control of separatist rebels, said Tuesday that five people were killed when an old people’s home was struck by artillery fire. The use of unguided rockets in fighting between government forces and pro-Russian separatist rebels has been taking a noticeably heavier toll in recent weeks and been...

    Report: 22 civilians killed by shelling in eastern Ukraine
    Jul29

    Report: 22 civilians killed by shelling in eastern Ukraine

    Local authorities in eastern Ukraine say at least 22 civilians have been killed in one day by shelling. …read more Source: CTV...

    BP warns of impact of Russia sanctions on profits
    Jul29

    BP warns of impact of Russia sanctions on profits

    LONDON (AP) — Energy company BP has warned that further international sanctions on Russia could have an adverse impact on its profits because of its stake in the oil giant, Rosneft. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting
    Jul29

    Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

    Ukrainian forces have been pushing rebel units back towards their two main urban strongholds of Donetsk and Luhansk …read more Source: The Globe and...