All posts tagged Russia

  • EU extends sanctions on Russia
    December 16, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

    European Union leaders meeting Thursday in Brussels agreed to extend sanctions on Russia for another six months, EU officials said. The one-day summit, which ran late into the evening, capped […]

  • Can governance Trump guns? European security after the US elections
    November 23, 2016, by Mark Galeotti of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    European security co-operation has never really been off the EU’s agenda, but controversy, political divisions and expense have for many years kept it well away from the top. Donald Trump’s […]

  • Russia says its officials were in contact with Trump campaign
    November 11, 2016, by VOANews

    Russian government officials were in contact with members of Donald Trump’s campaign prior to Tuesday’s election, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday. “Obviously, we know most of the people […]

  • Russians behind Montenegro coup attempt, says prosecutor
    November 8, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    A prosecutor has accused Russians of planning to assassinate Montenegro’s premier. Police arrested 20 Serbian nationals during October’s elections, including a former commander of Serbia’s special police forces. A “p ...