All posts tagged Russia

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October 22, 2016, by Fredrik Wesslau of the European Council on Foreign Relations

The upsurge of populism in Europe has provided Russia with an ample supply of sympathetic political parties across the continent. These parties – mostly from the far right but also […]


EU leaders stop short of sanctioning Russia over Aleppo

October 21, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Despite the daunting range of Russian threats, EU leaders in Brussels sent no return fire. They were unable to muster anything other a vague warning o ...


Bulgarian PM says will back sanctions on Russia if hostilities in Aleppo continue

October 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria would favour EU sanctions against Russia if hostilities in Aleppo continue, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on October 20 as EU leaders pr ...

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FBI, Czech police arrest alleged Russian hacker linked to US attacks

October 19, 2016, by VOANews

The Federal Bureau of Investigation, working with Czech police, arrested a Russian citizen in Prague on Wednesday in connection with attempted cyber-a ...

  • Press conference by Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC in Stockholm, on October 10th, 2016.
    EU foreign ministers: No sanctions on Russia
    October 18, 2016, by VOANews

    European countries will not impose sanctions against Russia for its military actions in Syria. Instead, the European Union wants to start talks this week about the future of Syria with […]

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    View from Sofia: In the shadow of elections
    October 15, 2016, by Denica Yotova of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    EU-Russia relations is traditionally a controversial issue in Bulgarian politics and society. The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry seems to be on the hawkish side of the debate: A high-ranking Bulgarian Foreign […]

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    Montenegro PM accuses Russia of financing anti-Nato campaign
    October 13, 2016, by VOANews

    Russia is pouring money into Montenegro’s election campaign in an attempt to derail the country’s progress towards joining NATO, the country’s Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic said on Thursday, three days ahead […]