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    Report: Russia to block US agricultural imports
    Aug07

    Report: Russia to block US agricultural imports

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hit back hard against countries that have imposed sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, ordering trade cuts that an official said would… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    US Defense Secretary Echoes Concerns of Possible Russian Invasion of Ukraine
    Aug07

    US Defense Secretary Echoes Concerns of Possible Russian Invasion of Ukraine

    A top U.S. official is voicing concern that Moscow may be preparing to invade Ukraine. For days, Western officials have been warning about the Russian military buildup along the border with Ukraine. After a visit to U.S. European Command Headquarters, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made his concern clear. “When you see the buildup of...

    Russia bans U.S., European food and agricultural imports
    Aug07

    Russia bans U.S., European food and agricultural imports

    The Kremlin has struck back at the United States and the European Union, banning imports of food and agricultural products from countries that imposed sanctions against Russia for its behavior in Ukraine. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Russia to block US agricultural imports, report says
    Aug07

    Russia to block US agricultural imports, report says

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hit back hard against countries that have imposed sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, ordering trade cuts that an official said would include a ban on all imports of agricultural products from the United States. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine Readies for Possible Russian Invasion
    Aug07

    Ukraine Readies for Possible Russian Invasion

    Ukrainian soldiers are laying seige to Donetsk, where pro-Russian rebels have taken control. After heavy fighting, much of the town remains in ruins. But the soldiers are also preparing for a larger battle. They believe Russia is preparing to invade. NATO is warning that Russia could use the pretext of a humanitarian mission to send in the 20,000...

    Russia to ban all U.S. agricultural imports
    Aug07

    Russia to ban all U.S. agricultural imports

    Official says Moscow’s retaliation for Ukraine sanctions will also black list EU fruits, vegetables. …read more Source: USA...

    Russia bites back at fresh Canadian sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia bites back at fresh Canadian sanctions

    Canada slaps fresh sanctions, travel bans on Russian, Ukrainian people, groups …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Avoiding the ‘Cold War’ Entrapment
    Aug07

    Ukraine: Avoiding the ‘Cold War’ Entrapment

    Tom Hayden’s July 21 article is quick to invoke historic Russo-Western Cold War tensions to explain, and excuse, Moscow’s aggression against Ukraine today. Utilizing what amount to “dim and distorted” traces of the past, Mr. Hayden attempts to defend Moscow’s continuing intervention in Ukraine by asserting that the...

    Dutch Suspend Search at MH17 Crash Site
    Aug06

    Dutch Suspend Search at MH17 Crash Site

    The prime minister said the mission to recover victims’ remains and belongings still at the crash site of Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine will be suspended indefinitely due to deteriorating safety conditions. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    As pro-Russia revolt founders in Ukraine, invasion fears rise
    Aug06

    As pro-Russia revolt founders in Ukraine, invasion fears rise

    As Ukrainian government forces close in on pro-Russia separatists’ final strongholds, Western security strategists have sounded the alarm that Russian President Vladimir Putin may be preparing to invade eastern Ukraine to rescue the embattled insurgents. …read more Source: Los Angeles...