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Russia teams up with France to deliver aid to Eastern Ghouta – Foreign Ministry

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Russia and France will send a relief convoy to Syria’s Eastern Ghouta, delivering first aid kits and medication to local hospitals, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. The distribution of aid will be supervised by Moscow. The two countries will launch a humanitarian project for Syria to provide care and Medicine for people in Eastern Ghouta Read More

Wall Street flat as earnings offset tariff threats

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were largely unchanged on Friday as a string of strong earnings led by Microsoft offset escalating trade anxieties driven by U.S. President Donald Trump’s latest salvo of tough China tariff threats. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Read More

‘People voted’: Italian interior minister confronts journalist who called Crimea referendum ‘fake’

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Italian Interior Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said that Crimea “legitimately” belongs to Russia as he argued with a US journalist who called the 2014 referendum held on the peninsula “fake.” When Washington Post journalist Lally Weymouth confronted Salvini with the apparently provocative question of whether or not he supports Russia’s “annexation” of Read More

Russia 'open' to Putin White House visit

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Moscow is open to a possible visit by Vladimir Putin to Washington after a surprise invitation from Donald Trump, Russia’s US envoy has said. Ambassador Anatoly Antonov said the Kremlin was ready to discuss the offer made by the US president, amid continuing domestic criticism of his first meeting with the Russian leader in Helsinki. Read More

Russian hypersonic weapon files leaked to West, intel agents seek mole – report

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Dozens of employees in the Russian missile industry came under intense scrutiny after the FSB reportedly conducted an all-out search for a mole who leaked top secret files on the newest hypersonic weapons to Western intelligence. The FSB, Russia’s domestic intelligence agency, believes classified information on top-notch hypersonic projectiles was leaked out of two major Read More

Trump to invite Putin to White House for talks

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Donald Trump has asked his national security adviser to invite Vladimir Putin to the White House in the autumn. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said on Twitter that Mr Trump had “agreed to ongoing working level dialogue between the two security council staffs” during Monday’s summit between the two leaders in Helsinki. She added: Read More

Offended by Trump’s comment, Montenegro claims ‘permanent friendship’ with US

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NATO’s youngest member claimed it had a ‘history and tradition and peaceful politics’ and pledged permanent friendship to the US, after President Donald Trump called Montenegro’s people ‘aggressive’ and capable of starting WWIII. “Montenegro is proud of its history and tradition and peaceful politics that led to the position of a stabilizing state in the Read More

Congress renews Russia energy sanctions push after Trump-Putin summit

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Washington — Amid growing speculation that President Donald Trump could weaken US sanctions on Russia’s oil sector, US congressional leaders are pushing legislation to strengthen sanctions on Russian export pipelines and joint ventures with Russian oil and natural gas companies. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now These Read More