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    U.S. Treasury Expands Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Conflict
    Sep03

    U.S. Treasury Expands Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Conflict

    The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday said that it expanded sanctions on Russia for its activities related to the conflict in Ukraine. The department said in a release that its Office of Foreign Assets Control had updated its sanctions lists targeting individuals and entities that have played a role in the Ukraine conflict. The Treasury...

    The Latest: Merkel Hopes to Discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel Hopes to Discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria and refugee issues in bilateral talks on the sidelines of the G-20 summit …read more Source: ABC...

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    The Latest on the G-20 summit in China (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    HANGZHOU, China (AP) — The Latest on the G-20 summit in China (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria and refugee issues in bilateral talks on the sidelines of the G-20 summit. Merkel said in her weekly video message Saturday that she expects “a very lively discussion” at the summit in China, but that the meeting can’t, for example, resolve Syria’s...

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    The Latest on the G-20 summit in China (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20
    Sep03

    The Latest: Merkel hopes to discuss Ukraine, Syria at G-20

    HANGZHOU, China (AP) — The Latest on the G-20 summit in China (all times local):5:35 p.m.German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she hopes to discuss… …read more Source:...

    Will China Start a War with Japan?
    Sep03

    Will China Start a War with Japan?

    Russian president Vladimir Putin denied that the green-fatigued, insignia-free soldiers who popped up in the Crimea were Russian; they were only “local self-defense forces,” he said. After those “little green men,” as they quickly came to be known, had cut the Crimea off from mainland Ukraine, and the Crimea had been annexed to Russia, Putin...

    Beyond Dilma: The New Era of Anti-Corruption Enforcement
    Sep03

    Beyond Dilma: The New Era of Anti-Corruption Enforcement

    By Frank VoglThe Brazilian President’s removal from office will send shockwaves across Latin America, and possibly beyond.Over the past 25 years, vast bodies of national laws and international conventions to root out corruption have been agreed to. That’s progress. However, enforcement actions have remained woefully inadequate on many...

    At G-20 Summit, Russia May Upstage China With Focus on Politics, Not Economy
    Sep03

    At G-20 Summit, Russia May Upstage China With Focus on Politics, Not Economy

    With world leaders en route to China’s Hangzhou city for Sunday’s opening of the G20 summit, a senior Chinese diplomat announced that Russian President Vladimir Putin would be the number one guest. However Putin is already signaling that he plans to discuss geopolitical issues at the summit, possibly spoiling Beijing’s...