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      Senators launch Ukraine caucus
      Feb09

      Senators launch Ukraine caucus

      Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) are launching the Senate Ukraine Caucus to boost ties between Washington and Kiev.The move comes as pressure grows on the Obama administration to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine’s military to… …read more Source: The...

      Cruz: Obama not honoring obligation to Ukraine
      Feb08

      Cruz: Obama not honoring obligation to Ukraine

      Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Sunday called for the U.S. to send weapons to Ukraine to counter Russian aggression, saying that President Obama is not honoring a treaty obligation with the former Soviet republic.Cruz spoke to ABC’s “This Week” from a… …read more Source: The...

      Kerry: US, Europe united on Russia policy
      Feb08

      Kerry: US, Europe united on Russia policy

      Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said the U.S. and its European allies are united in a focus on diplomacy to ease tensions between Russia and Ukraine.“We are united, we are working closely together,” Kerry said at a Munich security conference… …read more Source: The...

      Biden blasts Putin
      Feb07

      Biden blasts Putin

      Vice President Biden offered strong words Saturday against Russia’s moves in Ukraine, suggesting Russian President Vladimir Putin would buck any peace proposal and accusing the leader of “using psychiatric institutions to quell dissent.””We all… …read more Source: The...

      Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine
      Feb07

      Biden: Putin still sending 'little green men' into Ukraine

      Vice President Biden is questioning Moscow’s committment to peace, accusing Russian President Vladimir Putin of sending unmarked soldiers known as “little green men” into Ukraine. “Putin continues to call for new peace plans as his troops roll… …read more Source: The...

      Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine
      Feb07

      Merkel, Hollande head to Moscow amid rising conflict in Ukraine

      German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande are headed to Moscow on Friday to press for peace talks amid intensifying fighting in Ukraine. According to reports, the leaders will be making a proposal for a peace deal… …read more Source: The...