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    Ukrainian official says don’t lift sanctions against Russia
    Mar07

    Ukrainian official says don’t lift sanctions against Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine’s foreign minister is telling U.S. senators that American sanctions against Russia shouldn’t be eased and possibly should be ratcheted up as Moscow escalates its military aggression in the eastern European nation. …read more Source: CNS...

    Trump’s dozens of connections to Russia aren’t in question, it’s how they affected the election
    Mar07

    Trump’s dozens of connections to Russia aren’t in question, it’s how they affected the election

    It’s amazing what we know about Trump and Russia. The things that we don’t have to speculate about, where the connections are already documented, is already quite a list. We know that Donald Trump was bailed out of bankruptcy by oligarchs from Russia and other former Soviet states after Trump had screwed up so many deals that no bank...

    Russian Officials Cautious on How to Mark 1917 Revolution Centenary
    Mar07

    Russian Officials Cautious on How to Mark 1917 Revolution Centenary

    Russia this year is marking 100 years since the Russian Revolution ended the country’s monarchy, an event that led to the creation of the Soviet Union, a communist regime that for much of the 20th century ruled an empire. Despite the significant anniversary, Russian authorities have been cautious about how to observe it, apparently fearful...

    Call Russia’s Freeland smear out for the lie it is: Clement
    Mar07

    Call Russia’s Freeland smear out for the lie it is: Clement

    Conservative public safety critic Tony Clement said today journalists and politicians of all stripes have a responsibility to call out Russian propaganda smearing Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland for the lie it is. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian official says don’t lift sanctions against Russia
    Mar07

    Ukrainian official says don’t lift sanctions against Russia

    Ukraine’s foreign minister is telling U.S. senators that American sanctions against Russia shouldn’t be eased and possibly should be ratcheted up as Moscow escalates its military aggression in the eastern … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Hawks & Doves: mixed signals on military engagement
    Mar07

    Hawks & Doves: mixed signals on military engagement

    Image by Nicolas Raymond All three mainstream political parties see Canada’s security as heavily dependent on a stable and prosperous world order, guided by rules applying equally to all and that respect Canadian sovereignty and territorial integrity. That in turn predisposes Canada to help shape that kind of world. As usual, the devil is...

    Ukraine eyes sanctions on subsidiary of Russia’s Sberbank
    Mar07

    Ukraine eyes sanctions on subsidiary of Russia’s Sberbank

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s central bank said on Tuesday it was likely to recommend the introduction of sanctions on the local subsidiary of… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine eyes sanctions on subsidiary of Russia’s Sberbank
    Mar07

    Ukraine eyes sanctions on subsidiary of Russia’s Sberbank

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s central bank said on Tuesday it was likely to recommend the introduction of sanctions on the local subsidiary of… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian FM Says Tillerson Pledges U.S. Support Against ‘Russian Aggression’
    Mar07

    Ukrainian FM Says Tillerson Pledges U.S. Support Against ‘Russian Aggression’

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin says U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has assured him that Washington will continue to support Kyiv in its standoff with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Liberals extend Ukraine mission to 2019, but face criticism
    Mar07

    Liberals extend Ukraine mission to 2019, but face criticism

    Former International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland answers a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, October 24, 2016. (Adrian Wyld/CP) OTTAWA – The Liberal government on Monday extended its military training mission in Ukraine, amid warnings Russia could attempt to “destabilize”...