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    Washington Committed To Europe Alliances, Says U.S. Envoy To UN
    Feb21

    Washington Committed To Europe Alliances, Says U.S. Envoy To UN

    NATO is the “strongest alliance in history” and the United States is committed to its alliances in Europe, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on February 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A rogue Ukrainian lawmaker is coming to Washington to pitch a plan to stop fighting between Kiev and Moscow
    Feb21

    A rogue Ukrainian lawmaker is coming to Washington to pitch a plan to stop fighting between Kiev and Moscow

    “I’m sure this is the right time, when Trump’s administration is looking for new people who will be able to sort out this truly complicated task,” he said. …read more Source: Business...

    Ukrainian MP plans to travel to Washington to push peace plan
    Feb21

    Ukrainian MP plans to travel to Washington to push peace plan

    By Margaryta Chornokondratenko and Sergiy Karazy MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Ukrainian lawmaker who proposed an alternative plan for peace with… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian billionaire faces extradition to U.S., Austrian court rules
    Feb21

    Ukrainian billionaire faces extradition to U.S., Austrian court rules

    Ed AdamczykFeb. 21 (UPI) — Ukrainian billionaire Dmitro Firtash can be extradited to the United States to face corruption charges, an Austrian court ruled. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia

    Ukraine’s president on Tuesday called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in the east, while the Kremlin accused Ukrainian authorities of denying vital documents to people in the rebel regions. The Kremlin said its decision is a “humanitarian” move to help residents of...

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death
    Feb21

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death

    Moscow and Kyiv are at odds over a statement issued by the UN Security Council mourning the February 20 death of Russia’s long-time envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump’s lawyer has told 4 different stories about the Russia-Ukraine ‘peace plan’ debacle
    Feb21

    Trump’s lawyer has told 4 different stories about the Russia-Ukraine ‘peace plan’ debacle

    Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, was at the center of a report that said he delivered a “peace” plan for Russia and Ukraine to Michael Flynn. …read more Source: Business...

    Austria approves extradition of Ukrainian oligarch tied to Trump campaign aides
    Feb21

    Austria approves extradition of Ukrainian oligarch tied to Trump campaign aides

    Dmytro Firtash, a gas magnate, faces U.S. bribery charges. …read more Source: The Washington...

    The Art of the Deal: Can Trump Reach Agreement on Ukraine with Putin?
    Feb21

    The Art of the Deal: Can Trump Reach Agreement on Ukraine with Putin?

    Douglas Macgregor Security, Eurasia Washington and Moscow may never be friends, but they can be limited liability partners. President Donald Trump, an American nationalist committed to the restoration of America’s economic prosperity, particularly the strength of its middle class and the rule of law and peace abroad, is now pitted against...

    Kremlin Stays Mum on New US National Security Adviser
    Feb21

    Kremlin Stays Mum on New US National Security Adviser

    MOSCOW—The Kremlin refrained from comment Tuesday on the appointment of the new U.S. national security adviser, but one lawmaker said he was likely to take a hawkish stance toward Russia. Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster was named to the job Monday by President Donald Trump to replace retired Gen. Michael Flynn. Trump fired Flynn last week after it...