Tag archive for ‘Russia – USA Relations’
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Trump Accepts US Intelligence on Russian Hacking: Reince Priebus

nsnbc : Reince Priebus, the Chief of Staff of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump stated that Donald Trump accepts the U.S.’ intelligence community’s conclusion that Russia engaged in cyber attacks affecting More...

By Christof Lehmann On Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Ditched Russian Diplomats Landed in Moscow

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The plane with Russian diplomats and their families who had been expelled by the United States arrived in Moscow after it took of from Dulles International Airport Sunday afternoon. The More...

By Christof Lehmann On Friday, December 30th, 2016

What The Hack: US Imposes Sanctions on Russia – Moscow Won’t Retaliate

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The U.S. State Department announced a number of sanctions including the expulsion of diplomats against Russia. The announcement was made following the publication of a joint Department More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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Trump Nominates ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as US Secretary of State

nsnbc : U.S. President-elect Donald Trump nominated ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State. Many denounce Trump for choosing Tillerson for “lucrative connections” in Russia while few pay More...

Aleppo evacuation (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, December 12th, 2016

More Civilians Evacuate from “Rebel-Held” Parts of Aleppo

nsnbc : Another estimated 3,500 civilians left the remaining rebel-held parts of Aleppo via humanitarian corridors. Meanwhile, Pope Francis sent a message of deep sympathy with Syria to the Syrian presidency, while More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Russia & US Could Reach Understanding About Aleppo as Situation for “Rebels” Deteriorates

nsnbc : Following the meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in the German city of Hamburg on Wednesday, the Russian Foreign Ministry confirmed that “an More...

John Kerry & Sergey Lavrov (archives)
By nsnbc On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Russian – US Talks on Syria Could Get Back on Track

nsnbc : Russia and the United States may possibly resume direct talks about Syria, although these talks initially would focus on the withdrawal of remaining insurgents from the city of Aleppo. John Kerry & Sergey More...

Courtesy Alexei Druzhinin, Kremlin Press Service.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Vladimir Putin Congratulated Donald Trump

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin send a greeting to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump following his victory over Hillary Clinton. Courtesy Alexei Druzhinin, Kremlin Press Service. The press service of the More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, October 31st, 2016

Moscow Suspends Russia – USA Plutonium Reprocessing Agreement

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin signed legislation on suspending the Russian – US bilateral agreement on disposal of weapons-grade plutonium. The now suspended agreement was signed on August 29, 2000. Image More...

By F William Engdahl On Sunday, October 30th, 2016

More Bang for the Buck

F. William Engdahl (NEO) : More bang for the buck is the most apt description when we compare spending of the United States Government with that of the Government of the Russian Federation on its defense sector More...