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      Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin
      Feb06

      Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin

      PALM BEACH: President Donald Trump is drawing fire from Republicans and Democrats alike after playing down political assassinations in Russia and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Trump — now two weeks into his four-year term — showed no signs of yielding to demands from within his own Republican Party to distance himself from...

      Clashes claim more lives in Ukraine as US pressures Russia
      Feb04

      Clashes claim more lives in Ukraine as US pressures Russia

      AVDIIVKA – Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed rebels left two more dead in a flashpoint town Friday and four others elsewhere in bloodshed that has prompted the US to condemn Russia’s “aggressive” stance. The latest reports from both sides put the death toll in fighting since Sunday in the eastern war zone...

      Ukraine crisis
      Feb04

      Ukraine crisis

      Local residents have a meal at an emergency center after shelling hit supply infrastructure in the government-held industrial town of Avdiyivka, Ukraine Local residents receive hot tea at an emergency center after shelling hit supply infrastructure in the government-held industrial town of Avdiyivka, Ukraine Local residents have a meal at an...

      8 people killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
      Jan31

      8 people killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

      AVDIIVKA: Fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine escalated on Tuesday, killing at least eight people overnight, injuring dozens and briefly trapping more than 200 coalminers underground, the warring sides reported. Rebels in Donetsk said an electricity sub-station was damaged in shelling, cutting...

      Ruble’s revival gives Russia an unexpected headache
      Jan29

      Ruble’s revival gives Russia an unexpected headache

      It was a step that seemed unimaginable a year ago: the Russian authorities stepping in to stop the country’s currency from getting too strong. Back in January 2016 the ruble hit a record low of 85 to the dollar as a combination of plunging oil prices and Western sanctions over Moscow’s actions in Ukraine pounded the Russian economy....

      Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times
      Jan16

      Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times

      U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told The Times of London. Trump, in an interview with the newspaper published online on Sunday, was deeply critical of previous U.S. foreign...

      Trump aide says US sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate
      Jan02

      Trump aide says US sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate

      WASHINGTON: A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview aired on Sunday that the White House may have disproportionately punished Russia by ordering the expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies. Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on ABC’s “This Week” that Trump will be asking questions of US...

      Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate
      Jan02

      Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate

      A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview aired on Sunday that the White House may have disproportionately punished Russia by ordering the expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies. Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on ABC’s “This Week” that Trump will be asking questions of U.S....

      Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia
      Jan01

      Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia

      Republican U.S. Senator John McCain promised on Saturday continued support for Kiev in the face of aggression from Moscow, as he spent New Year’s Eve on the front line in Ukraine’s eastern conflict zone. McCain was one of a bipartisan group of 27 U.S. senators who sent a letter to President-elect Donald Trump in December, urging him...

      Russian Foreign Ministry says new sanctions will harm restoration of ties
      Dec30

      Russian Foreign Ministry says new sanctions will harm restoration of ties

      New U.S. sanctions on Russia are counterproductive and will harm a restoration of bilateral ties, Interfax news agency reported on Thursday, citing Konstantin Dolgov, Foreign Ministry commissioner for human rights, democracy and the rule of law. …read more Source: The...