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      EU Says US Cannot Allow Russia Back in G7
      Jun03

      EU Says US Cannot Allow Russia Back in G7

      The European Union (EU) says the United States cannot change the rules of the Group of Seven (G7) on its own and allow Russia back in the body as a member. An unnamed EU spokesman said on Tuesday that the bloc viewed the G7 as a vital multilateral framework that could not be changed on a permanent basis by the chair of the group, currently the...

      EU balks at Russia returning to G7 after Trump summit invite
      Jun03

      EU balks at Russia returning to G7 after Trump summit invite

      The European Union views the Group of Seven format as a vital multilateral framework that cannot be changed on a permanent basis by the chair of the group, currently the United States, an EU spokesman said on Tuesday.US President Donald Trump on Saturday :US President Trump postpones G7 summit, seeks expansion of ‘outdated’...

      Kremlin says Putin ‘supports dialogue’ after Trump’s proposed G7 invite
      Jun01

      Kremlin says Putin ‘supports dialogue’ after Trump’s proposed G7 invite

      The Kremlin said on Monday it needed more details before responding to US President Donald Trump’s proposal to invite Russia to attend a Group of Seven nations summit, but that President Vladimir Putin supported dialogue on the issue. Trump said on Saturday he would postpone a G7 summit he had hoped to hold next month until September or...

      Kremlin Says Unclear if Trump’s G7 Invitation ‘Official’
      Jun01

      Kremlin Says Unclear if Trump’s G7 Invitation ‘Official’

      The Kremlin said Monday it had not received details of a proposal by US President Donald Trump to include Russia in an expanded G7 summit later this year. The US leader on Sunday described the G7 “a very outdated group of countries”, saying he would like to invite Russia, South Korea, Australia and India to join an expanded summit in the fall....

      Will blurring the line between war and peace help Russia in Libya?
      Jun01

      Will blurring the line between war and peace help Russia in Libya?

      The ongoing war in Libya took a dramatic turn recently exposing the extent of foreign involvement in the conflict, notably by Russia. Hundreds of Russian “military contractors” — aka mercenaries —were evacuated from the country last Monday after retreating from the fighting on the front lines near Tripoli. Following the announcement of this...

      Iran ‘likely’ to hand over black box from Ukrainian airliner to France: Report
      May31

      Iran ‘likely’ to hand over black box from Ukrainian airliner to France: Report

      Iran will “likely” send the black box from the Ukrainian airliner it downed in January to France, the semi-official ISNA news agency reported on Sunday.Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) shot down the Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 on January 8, :Iran’s terrorist proxy organization in Iraq: Kata’ib...

      Trump says he will delay G7 summit and invite other countries
      May31

      Trump says he will delay G7 summit and invite other countries

      US President Donald Trump said Saturday he will delay the G7 summit scheduled to take place in June and invite other countries — including Russia — to join the meeting. ‘I don’t feel that as a G7 it properly represents what’s going on in the world. It’s a very outdated group of countries,’ Trump told reporters...

      Netanyahu says Palestinians in annexed land will not be offered Israeli citizenship
      May28

      Netanyahu says Palestinians in annexed land will not be offered Israeli citizenship

      Netanyahu says Palestinians in annexed land will not be offered Israeli citizenship Residents in the Jordan Valley will live in isolated communities under Israeli security control but under PA rule, prime minister says MEE staff Thu, 05/28/2020 – 13:32 Israeli soldiers stand at attention as Palestinian demonstrators take part in a protest...

      Netanyahu says annexing Jordan Valley an ‘historic opportunity’
      May28

      Netanyahu says annexing Jordan Valley an ‘historic opportunity’

      Netanyahu says annexing Jordan Valley an ‘historic opportunity’ The Israeli prime minister said that Palestinians had to make concessions without a negotiation process MEE staff Thu, 05/28/2020 – 13:32 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a cabinet meeting of the new government in the Knesset in Jerusalem, 24 May...

      On Amir’s directives, urgent medical aid shipment arrives in Ukraine
      May27

      On Amir’s directives, urgent medical aid shipment arrives in Ukraine

      In implementation of the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, a cargo plane loaded with urgent medical aid – provided by Qatar through Qatar Fund For Development – has arrived in Ukraine, the official Qatar News Agency (QNA) reports. This comes in support of the efforts of Ukraine to address the novel...