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Exit Russian Securities and Banks Ahead of Sanctions

Russian Risk

“If we’re not able to see progress on the immediate efforts, to be able to implement the principles of this agreement this weekend, then we will have no choice but to impose further costs on Russia,” Kerry said at a press conference. 751 more words

Asset Protection

Never Again? Or, History Repeats Itself?

When Hitler started to expand Germany, his big lie was that he was protecting German speaking citizens of neighboring countries who really wanted to be free to join Germany.  925 more words

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Europe understands there is no backtracking on Crimea — Russian EU ambassador


Europe is fully aware that there is no and there will be no backtracking on Crimea, Russia’s Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov said on Friday. 502 more words


What's The Deal With The Ukraine Deal? « The Dish

Talks in Geneva between Ukraine, Russia, the US, and the EU on the Ukrainian crisis produced an agreement last night: U.S. Secretary of State John …



Russia's Security Council Meets With President Putin

Dispatches from Moscow this afternoon report that the Russian President Vladimir Putin met today with permanent members of Russia’s Безопасности Российской Федерации : Security Council – SCRF. 98 more words


Pro-Russian groups to stay put in east Ukraine until referendum takes place | World news | The Guardian

Luke Harding and Alec Luhn


International attempts to de-escalate tensions in Ukraine were floundering on Friday as separatist groups in the east declared that they had no intention of leaving occupied buildings and accused Kiev of violating an agreement reached in Geneva on Thursday. 152 more words


Sketchbook: Ukrainian Demonstrator

I’ve been working on a freelance project lately that’s under confidentiality agreement, which is why I haven’t been posting much art. But this morning I had a little free time, and over breakfast I was reading USA Today, and saw a photo of a guy in his late 50′s among a group of pro-Ukrainian demonstrators, protesting the Russian nationalists. 28 more words

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