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    Trudeau promises debate on peacekeeping mission, stops short on vote
    Dec20

    Trudeau promises debate on peacekeeping mission, stops short on vote

    OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau says MPs will get a chance to debate the Liberal government’s plan to send Canadian troops on UN peacekeeping missions, but he won’t quite promise a vote on any future deployment. The prime minister tells The Canadian Press it’s important that Canadians understand why the government is signing onto a...

    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 linked to the annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    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

    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… …read more Source:...

    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...

    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...

    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...