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Section: US & Canada

    Moscow Cozies Up to the Right
    Mar09

    Moscow Cozies Up to the Right

    Bistro Bis, a swanky French joint on Capitol Hill, is a Washington institution that has hosted all sorts of political summits over the years. But the group that piled into the restaurant’s Leaders Room on the night of Feb. 1 was among the more unusual. For four hours, current and former Russian officials dined with two Republican...

    The Morning Vertical, March 9, 2017
    Mar09

    The Morning Vertical, March 9, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place
    Mar09

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place

    PARIS (AP) — France’s foreign minister says sanctions on Russia cannot be lifted until there is progress in Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place
    Mar09

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place

    France’s foreign minister says sanctions on Russia cannot be lifted until there is progress in Ukraine. The European Union sanctions were imposed on Russia for backing separatists in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place
    Mar09

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place

    France’s foreign minister says sanctions on Russia cannot be lifted until there is progress in Ukraine. The European Union sanctions were imposed on Russia for backing separatists in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place
    Mar09

    France says Russia sanctions to remain in place

    France’s foreign minister says sanctions on Russia cannot be lifted until there is progress in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Canada in Brief, March 9-15
    Mar09

    Canada in Brief, March 9-15

    Sajjan, Freeland announce Canada to extend Ukraine training mission to 2019 OTTAWA—The Liberal government is extending Canada’s military mission in Ukraine for another two years as it attempts to send a signal of continued solidarity with the eastern European country. Canada first deployed about 200 troops to Ukraine in the summer of 2015...

    Canada’s foreign minister says Russia is spreading disinformation about her grandfather
    Mar09

    Canada’s foreign minister says Russia is spreading disinformation about her grandfather

    OTTAWA — Canada’s chilly relations with Russia have taken a nasty turn with charges of disinformation leveled by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland against Russia over allegations that her long-dead, Ukrainian-born grandfather was a Nazi collaborator in occupied Poland. Freeland, a 49-year-old former journalist and fluent Russian...

    Two Foreigners in the UAE Face Long Jail Terms For Having Sex Even Though they Were Engaged
    Mar09

    Two Foreigners in the UAE Face Long Jail Terms For Having Sex Even Though they Were Engaged

    A South African man and his Ukrainian fiancee have been detained in the United Arab Emirates for having sex outside of marriage. Emlyn Culverwell‚ 29, and Iryna Nohai, 27, were arrested in an Abu Dhabi hospital in late January after a doctor discovered that Nohai, who had been suffering from stomach cramps, was pregnant, the BBC reports. Sex...

    Israeli Leader To Urge Putin To Oust Iran And Its Allies From Syria, Lebanon
    Mar09

    Israeli Leader To Urge Putin To Oust Iran And Its Allies From Syria, Lebanon

    Russia will be a center for diplomacy on March 9, hosting both the leaders of Israel and Turkey, as well as the foreign minister of Germany. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...