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Friday 11th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
THE Russian and US foreign ministers said in Manila yesterday that they had agreed measures to reduce soaring tensions.
Sergey Lavrov and Rex Tillerson met on the sidelines of the Asean regional bloc’s security summit in the Philippines’ capital on Sunday for the first time...
Tuesday 8th Aug 2017
MOSCOW told Washington to end its foreign policy of “sanctions diktat” yesterday after 755 US embassy staff were sent packing.
Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Washington must find the “political will to improve relations” between the two...
Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
RUSSIA’S Washington embassy hit out yesterday at US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s weekend suggestion that fresh anti-Moscow sanctions signified a desire for improved bilateral relations.
Mr Tillerson said that the overwhelming House of Representatives and Senate votes...
Monday 31st Jul 2017
EU says new US restrictions could jeopardise energy security
Thursday 27th Jul 2017
Senior diplomat welcomes co-operation ‘opportunity’
Friday 21st Jul 2017
THE US president’s oldest son released a series of emails yesterday detailing a Russian lawyer’s offer of incriminating material on election rival Hillary Clinton.
Donald Trump Jr said he released the correspondence with music publicist Rob Goldstone “in order to be...
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
Attack comes before meeting with Putin at G20 summit
Friday 7th Jul 2017
Thursday 22nd Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
Canberra nervous over Russia-US standoff
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017