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Russia calls for international calm over North Korea situation - Press TV;

Russia calls for international calm over North Korea situation - Press TV

Press TVRussia calls for international calm over North Korea situationPress TVThis undated photo released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 30, 2017 shows a test-fire of a ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. Russia has urged the international community against taking ...and more »

How Will Trump Handle Putin's Disappointment? - New York Magazine;

How Will Trump Handle Putin's Disappointment? - New York Magazine

New York MagazineHow Will Trump Handle Putin's Disappointment?New York MagazineLast week, while healthcare grabbed the headlines and much of President Trump's national security Cabinet was conveniently on vacation, both Iran and North Korea tested new missiles. Over the weekend, a source explained to reporter Laura Rozen that ...and more »

The Russian Connection - Deutsche Welle;

The Russian Connection - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleThe Russian ConnectionDeutsche WelleThe United States is expanding its list of sanctions against Russia. But in the energy sector, penalising Russian companies threatens their German joint venture partners at the same time. Watch video 01:17 ...and more »

'It's against the law!' Germany DEMANDS EU steps in to BLOCK US sanctions against Russia - Express.co.uk;

'It's against the law!' Germany DEMANDS EU steps in to BLOCK US sanctions against Russia - Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk'It's against the law!' Germany DEMANDS EU steps in to BLOCK US sanctions against RussiaExpress.co.ukNEW sanctions proposed by the United States against Russia could be against international law and the European Union should consider moves to counteract them, a top German official has warned. By Jon Rogers. PUBLISHED: 20:19, Mon, Jul 31, 2017 ...and more »

Germany Condemns US Sanctions against Russia, Damages Europe - Prensa Latina;

Germany Condemns US Sanctions against Russia, Damages Europe - Prensa Latina

Prensa LatinaGermany Condemns US Sanctions against Russia, Damages EuropePrensa LatinaBerlin, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) German Economy and Energy Minister Brigitte Zypries rejected today the approval of new US sanctions against Russia which, she considered, affect European interests and violate international law. Speaking to local media ...and more »

Sanctions won't address our world's woes - gulfnews.com

Sanctions won't address our world's woesgulfnews.comSoft selective embargoes are nothing more than mere irritants. Harsher ones usually propel leaderships to pull up the drawbridge. By Linda S. Heard, Special to Gulf News. Published: 16:43 July 31, 2017. Gulf News. SMALL; MEDIUM; LARGE. The United ...and more »

North Korea or Iran ... Where Will President Trump Attack First? - The New American

North Korea or Iran ... Where Will President Trump Attack First?The New AmericanPresident Trump seems to be impatiently racing toward at least one disastrous war. Maybe two. The big question is who will be first? North Korea or Iran? Over the past several days President Trump has sent two nuclear-capable B-1 bombers over the ...and more »

Sanctions Are Feckless - The Epoch Times;

Sanctions Are Feckless - The Epoch Times

The Epoch TimesSanctions Are FecklessThe Epoch TimesThe intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 is seen in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on July, 4 2017. (KCNA/via REUTERS). Among the panoply of diplomatic punishments, “sanctions” ...and more »

Germany calls for EU countermeasures against US following Russian sanctions - Deutsche Welle;

Germany calls for EU countermeasures against US following Russian sanctions - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleGermany calls for EU countermeasures against US following Russian sanctionsDeutsche WelleGermany's economy minister has urged the EU to consider countermeasures against the US, after it imposed new sanctions against Russia. Brigitte Zypries has said the US sanctions end up affecting German firms. Brigitte Zypries ...and more »

Russia's countersanctions not affecting EU, expert tells DW - Deutsche Welle;

Russia's countersanctions not affecting EU, expert tells DW - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleRussia's countersanctions not affecting EU, expert tells DWDeutsche WelleWith its latest decisions, the US Senate has given new impetus to the sanctions game between Russia and the West. But economics expert Daniel Gros tells DW how Russia's sanctions on the EU have failed to make an impact. Russian flag next to an EU one ...and more »

Berlin hopes Trump will not sign current edition of bill on anti-Russian sanctions - TASS

Berlin hopes Trump will not sign current edition of bill on anti-Russian sanctionsTASSBERLIN, July 31. /TASS/. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Monday he hopes US President Donald Trump will finally opt not to sign the bill on further anti-Russian sanctions in its current edition. Read also ...and more »

Austria to protect its interests if US applies anti-Russian sanctions to EU - TASS

Austria to protect its interests if US applies anti-Russian sanctions to EUTASSVIENNA, July 31. /TASS/. Austria is ready to safeguard national interests in case the United States applies anti-Russian sanctions to European companies and intends to coordinate its action with the European Commission, the Federal Ministry for Europe, ...and more »

How US Sanctions Are Working (Or Not) in 5 Countries - TIME;

How US Sanctions Are Working (Or Not) in 5 Countries - TIME

TIMEHow US Sanctions Are Working (Or Not) in 5 CountriesTIMESanctions are back in the news — though if you're President Donald Trump, that's not a good thing. Here's a look at the current state of U.S. sanctions on a few key countries and how they're faring. Russia. This week, the U.S. House of Representatives ...and more »

A secure America - Houston Herald;

A secure America - Houston Herald

Houston HeraldA secure AmericaHouston HeraldWhether it is a border you can walk across or a border you can launch a missile across, it is the responsibility of Congress and the President to protect our country from those who wish to harm the United States. The last administration drew lines in ...and more »

German Economy Minister Slams New US Sanctions against Russia as 'Counter' to International Law - Intelligencer Post;

German Economy Minister Slams New US Sanctions against Russia as 'Counter' to International Law - Intelligencer Post

Intelligencer PostGerman Economy Minister Slams New US Sanctions against Russia as 'Counter' to International LawIntelligencer PostGerman Minister for Economy and Energy, Brigitte Zypries walks on the promenade of the Baerwalder See in Boxberg,Germany, 15 June 2017. Photo: Carsten Koall/EPA/REX/Shutterstock. Posted By: News Desk July 31, 2017 ...and more »

United States' planned sanctions against Russia contrary to international law: Germany - Firstpost;

United States' planned sanctions against Russia contrary to international law: Germany - Firstpost

FirstpostUnited States' planned sanctions against Russia contrary to international law: GermanyFirstpostBerlin: German Minister for Economics Brigitte Zypries on Monday renewed her criticism of planned US sanctions against Russia, saying the measures "were quite simply contrary to international law". German Economy and Energy Minister Brigitte Zypries.and more »

New Russia Sanctions 'Illegal' Says Germany, Urging Europe to Retaliate Against US - Newsweek;

New Russia Sanctions 'Illegal' Says Germany, Urging Europe to Retaliate Against US - Newsweek

NewsweekNew Russia Sanctions 'Illegal' Says Germany, Urging Europe to Retaliate Against USNewsweekGermany's economy minister has described U.S. sanctions on Russia as illegal and urged the European Union to fight back with aggressive trade policies of its own. The new package of measures against Russia, passed in Congress last week and set to be ...and more »

National Interest: Anti-Russian sanctions to harm USA and Europe - Construction.RU;

National Interest: Anti-Russian sanctions to harm USA and Europe - Construction.RU

Construction.RUNational Interest: Anti-Russian sanctions to harm USA and EuropeConstruction.RUThe U.S bill on sanctions against Russia may harm American and European companies, because the proposed restrictions affect energy projects with Russia. This conclusion was made by Professor at Georgetown University Angela Stent in an article in the ...and more »

Berlin: US Sanctions Against Russia Violate Intl Law - TRUNEWS

Berlin: US Sanctions Against Russia Violate Intl LawTRUNEWSBerlin: U.S. Sanctions Against Russia Violate Intl Law FILE PHOTO - German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Brigitte Zypries speaks during an interview with Reuters in Berlin, Germany June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Stefanie Loos. July 31, 2017.and more »

Sanctions as Feckless Disapproval - LobeLog;

Sanctions as Feckless Disapproval - LobeLog

LobeLogSanctions as Feckless DisapprovalLobeLogThe recent bill imposing sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea, which President Trump is signing in the face of the veto-proof majorities by which Congress passed the measure, partly reflects the peculiar relationships Trump has with both Russia ...and more »