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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia bans food imports from West, but says it has nothing to do with sanctions

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:48am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... on Russia for its support of a separatist uprising in eastern Ukraine or have otherwise angered the Kremlin. But experts say the bans are highly politicised gestures in classic Russian diplomatic ... leaving them wondering how their products have run afoul of Russian regulations overnight- and how they became pawns in a diplomatic game. James Sumner, president of the USA Poultry & Egg ...

  2. News - World - RUSSIA

    Exxon, Rosneft in joint Arctic oil project despite sanctions on Russia

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 06:44am by Reuters

    ... for offshore oil production to Russia after its relations with Europe and the US deteriorated to the lowest point since the cold war over the Ukraine conflict. That has not stopped Exxon because ...

  3. News - China - RUSSIA

    Russia’s top diplomat to discuss Ukraine with President Xi Jinping in China visit

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 08:36pm by AGENCIES

    ... will visit China tomorrow, ahead of four-way talks between diplomats from the EU, US Ukraine and Russia planned in Geneva on Thursday. Those talks are now in doubt amid violent clashes between ...

  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Moscow threatens US with retaliation after JPMorgan blocks diplomat's fund transfer

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 03:54pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... by a Russian diplomat Moscow on Wednesday threatened retaliatory action against US diplomats after US bank JPMorgan Chase blocked a transfer of funds carried out by a Russian envoy. Russia considered ... diplomats is not only a gross violation of international law but also a prelude to reprisal measures that would not fail to have an impact on the work of the US embassy and consulate in Russia,” he ...

  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    Nothing should impede normalisation of Russia’s relations with the West: Putin

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 06:07pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Russian president says normalisation 'does not only depend on us' in interview as he expresses hope of good relations with new Nato secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said nothing should impede the normalisation of relations between Russia and the West, after ties hit a post-Cold War low due ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Vladimir Putin describes Hillary Clinton as weak over Hitler comment

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 10:51pm by AFP

    ... not to argue with women," Putin replied, adding: "But Mrs Clinton has never been too graceful in her statements." Putin said that he met Clinton when she was the top US diplomat ...

  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian envoys outline plan to 'take over world' in unauthenticated tape of leaked conversation

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:34am by GDN

    ... that the "b*****ds" from Malawi did not support Moscow. It is possible that the leaking of the recording is revenge for the recent spate of high-profile leaks of Western diplomatic discussions over Ukraine. ... movement. The reaction in Moscow to the African ambassadors' tape was one more of amusement than anger, especially given that the taped diplomats are significantly lower ranking than Nuland ...

  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia on cusp of forcing its people to declare holding of foreign citizenship

    Posted May 21st 2014, 09:08pm by Reuters

    ... for the annexation of Crimea and what Western governments have said was support for separatists in eastern Ukraine. The disagreement over Ukraine has brought relations between Russia and the West ... the authorities. "It will prompt people to hide their second citizenship in order to minimise their relations with the state," she said. There are no figures on the number of Russian citizens who ...

  9. News - World - RUSSIA

    Kremlin's point man for China trade Gennady Timchenko sees more big deals

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 11:40pm by AGENCIES

    ... following his appointment as Moscow's "point man" for business relations with China. The sanctions are part of a broader drive by the West to put pressure on President Vladimir Putin ...

  10. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia charges US with reviving Iron Curtain with sanctions over Ukraine

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 05:55pm by AFP

    ... in more diplomatic and economic pressure. The US defence secretary also asked for Moscow's help in securing the release of the seven inspectors from the Organisation for Security ...




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