Putin extends counter-sanctions against EU - POLITICO.eu

Moscow extends measures against the West days after the EU approved an extension of its sanctions. By David M. Herszenhorn. 6/30/17, 9:29 PM CET. Updated 6/30/17, 9:30 PM CET. Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a decree on Friday extending ...

Putin-Trump G20 Meeting to Become the Key to the Future of US-Russian Relations - Sputnik International

The first ever Putin-Trump meeting could become the key to the future of Russian-American relations, Russian political analyst Anatoly Petrenko told Radio Sputnik. Although the meeting is unlikely to solve all the burning issues it could contribute to ...

The Mad Chase for Russia-gate Prey - Consortium News

Exclusive: As the Russia-gate imbroglio proves, a grave danger in journalism comes when the pack is running headlong in pursuit of the same prey and casts aside normal standards of care and fairness, as Daniel Lazare explains. By Daniel Lazare.

Russia's counter-sanctions: What you need to know - TASS

On June 30, 2017, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the decree "On the renewal of certain special economic measures to ensure the security of the Russian Federation." In 2014-2015, Russia imposed restrictions in response to foreign sanctions ...

No Thaw Likely at Trump-Putin Meeting - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

MOSCOW—Russian officials are cautious about expectations for a fresh start in relations with Washington despite a planned first meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump next week. Mr. Trump—who once expressed ...

Putin-Trump Face Tough Agenda at Talks Yet Likely to Strike Good Relationship - Sputnik International

The main topics that will be discussed during Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit next week, according to experts. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and US ...

Russia to extend Western food ban for further 18 months - New Jersey Herald

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian prime minister has proposed to extend a ban on Western food imports for another 18 months in response to the EU's decision to extend economic sanctions against Moscow. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday he ...

Putin-Trump Meeting Format to Be Discussed - Russian Presidential Aide Ushakov - Sputnik International

Russian presidential aide Yury Ushakov stated that Russia will outline to the United States its program of stay in Hamburg at the G20 summit and will try to include an important meeting between Russian and US presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump ...

Russia extends tit-for-tat sanctions against EU over Ukraine - Newsline

June 30 (UPI) — The Russian government this week extended sanctions against the European Union through 2018, one day after the EU did the same to Russia, the Kremlin said. The diplomatic and economic tit-for-tat dates back to Russia's 2014 annexation ...

Russia extends countermeasures against Western sanctions - Xinhua

MOSCOW, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree to extend countermeasures adopted in response to Western sanctions for another year to the end of 2018, the Russian government said Friday. The decree, officially ...