Tag archive for ‘Russia – USA Relations’
By nsnbc On Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Russian – US Military Agree On Greater Cooperation to Avoid Incidents in Syria

nsnbc : A high-level joint Russian – US-American military task force held a video conference on the situation in Syria. The parties agreed to comply with an earlier signed  memorandum on how to avoid air More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Trump & Putin Agree on Combating Terrorism – US President Calls World Leaders

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. President Donald Trump made phone calls to several world leaders including his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, French President Fancoise Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Russia – Syria Agree on Inviting US to Talks in Astana, Iran Opposes Invitation

nsnbc : Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Russia has invited the United States to take part in the talks on Syria in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana on January 23 – 25. Syrian Deputy Foreign More...

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...

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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...

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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...