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    Flashback: Bill Clinton Gave China Missile Technology
    Dec21

    Flashback: Bill Clinton Gave China Missile Technology

    With all this talk of Russians allegedly interfering in U.S. elections, it is worth recalling that it wasn’t too long ago that the previous Democrat in the White House betrayed America by working hand in hand with our Communist enemies in mainland China. As president, Bill Clinton essentially wiped out any strategic advantage the U.S. had...

    The US is firing back over Russia’s annexation of Crimea by blacklisting businesses
    Dec21

    The US is firing back over Russia’s annexation of Crimea by blacklisting businesses

    The United States on Tuesday targeted more Russian businessmen and companies over Russia’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: Business...

    U.S. Blacklists 15 Russian Entities Linked to Ukraine and Crimea
    Dec21

    U.S. Blacklists 15 Russian Entities Linked to Ukraine and Crimea

    The Treasury Department imposed targeted sanctions on seven officials and eight companies, creating an early test for the incoming Trump administration. …read more Source: The New York...

    US Sanctions Companies, People over Russia Actions in Ukraine
    Dec21

    US Sanctions Companies, People over Russia Actions in Ukraine

    The United States on Tuesday targeted more Russian businessmen and companies over Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the conflict in Ukraine, slapping them with U.S. sanctions in a move Moscow criticized as hostile. The measures come a month before U.S. President Barack Obama hands over power to President-elect Donald Trump, who has praised...

    Treasury Unveils More Sanctions on Russian Individuals, Entities Over Ukraine Conflict
    Dec21

    Treasury Unveils More Sanctions on Russian Individuals, Entities Over Ukraine Conflict

    The U.S. Treasury Department is expanding sanctions to more Russian individuals and entities in connection to the conflict in Ukraine. The department on Tuesday announced seven individuals and eight entities that will now be subject to sanctions related to Russia’s occupation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula and the ongoing fighting in...

    US alarmed by spike in violence in eastern Ukraine
    Dec20

    US alarmed by spike in violence in eastern Ukraine

    The Obama administration says it is alarmed by a spike in violence in eastern Ukraine. It is blaming Russia for the conflict’s highest two-day casualty figures in the last 18 … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    US alarmed by spike in violence in eastern Ukraine
    Dec20

    US alarmed by spike in violence in eastern Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it is alarmed by a spike in violence in eastern Ukraine.It is blaming Russia for the conflict’s… …read more Source:...

    Why the Assassination of a Russian Ambassador in Turkey Won’t Start a New War
    Dec20

    Why the Assassination of a Russian Ambassador in Turkey Won’t Start a New War

    When an assassin in a suit and tie shot dead Russia’s ambassador to Turkey in an Ankara art gallery on Monday, many were quick to predict the killing would launch a crisis between the longtime rivals. The two countries back opposing sides in a proxy war in Syria, a point of friction that triggered a crisis in November 2015 when the Turkish...

    Kiev Versus Kiev
    Dec20

    Kiev Versus Kiev

    President Poroshenko promised to tackle corruption. Halfway through his term, Ukraine’s anti-corruption agencies are fighting each other. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russia, Turkey Could Grow Even Closer After Envoy’s Slaying
    Dec20

    Russia, Turkey Could Grow Even Closer After Envoy’s Slaying

    The assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey could actually bring the two regional powers closer together, with Russia reaping political benefits by arguing that it has paid a high price for fighting terrorism as Turkey, embarrassed by its security breaches, increasingly coordinates with Russia in neighboring Syria. The two nations...