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    U.S. sanctions 7 people, 8 companies over Russia actions in Ukraine
    Dec20

    U.S. sanctions 7 people, 8 companies over Russia actions in Ukraine

    The United States on Tuesday blacklisted seven people and eight companies and government enterprises over Russia’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: Global...

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea
    Dec20

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals… …read more Source:...

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea
    Dec20

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

    The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals linked to the annexation of Crimea. The Treasury Department said … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea
    Dec20

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals linked to the annexation of Crimea. The Treasury Department said Tuesday that this is part of the government’s goal “to maintain pressure on Russia by sustaining the costs of its occupation” of the...

    Treasury sanctions more Russian individuals, companies in connection to Ukraine
    Dec20

    Treasury sanctions more Russian individuals, companies in connection to Ukraine

    The Obama administration on Tuesday took its latest action against Russia over the annexation of Crimea and the country’s continued support for Ukrainian separatists.In a fresh set of targeted sanctions, the Treasury Department identified seven individuals and four companies it claims are connected to Russia’s incursions into Ukraine....

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea
    Dec20

    US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals linked to the annexation of Crimea…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Austria’s far-right party signs pact with Putin’s party after meeting with Trump’s national security advisor
    Dec20

    Austria’s far-right party signs pact with Putin’s party after meeting with Trump’s national security advisor

    The leader of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party said his party had signed a friendly pact with the Russian government in Moscow on Monday and vowed to be “a neutral and reliable intermediary and partner in promoting peace” between the United States and Russia. FPO leader Heinz-Christian Strache also revealed in a statement that he’d...

    Chaplain to Ukraine’s armed forces addresses community in Albany
    Dec20

    Chaplain to Ukraine’s armed forces addresses community in Albany

    WATERVLIET, N.Y. – On December 9, the Ukrainian community of the Albany area had the privilege of meeting with Father Ivan Howhera, who described his experiences ministering to the wounded and dying fighters and soldiers on the Maidan and in the Donbas. The assembly was sponsored by the New York State Capital District of the […] …read more...

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be a Foreign Policy Madman
    Dec20

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be a Foreign Policy Madman

    Click here for reuse options! We’re dealing with a president-elect who may well start a war over Twitter. Foreign policy is a tricky beast for any new president, at any time. But 2016 presents some particular international challenges: ISIS, Syria, Russia and the Ukraine, Russia and Syria, China and Iran (to name just a few). When a new...

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be the Real Madman of Foreign Policy Theory
    Dec20

    State Department Worried Trump Is Going to Be the Real Madman of Foreign Policy Theory

    Click here for reuse options! We’re dealing with a president-elect who may well start a war over Twitter. Foreign policy is a tricky beast for any new president, at any time. But 2016 presents some particular international challenges: ISIS, Syria, Russia and the Ukraine, Russia and Syria, China and Iran (to name just a few). When a new...