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Russia keeps door open after US rejects key security demands

Russia keeps door open after US rejects key security demands

Moscow says the US response ignores its main concerns A “serious conversation” is still possible on some topics Ukraine sees diplomacy continuing in the next two weeks MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Thursday it was clear the United States was not ready to address its main security concerns but kept the door open for …

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The United States seeks to protect Europe’s energy supplies if Russia invades Ukraine

The United States seeks to protect Europe’s energy supplies if Russia invades Ukraine

Tensions escalate after Russia masses forces near Ukraine The United States, and others discuss ways to protect the energy supply Johnson urges European allies to prepare for sanctions Russia said it is watching with great concern WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Western leaders ramped up their preparations for any Russian military action in Ukraine on Tuesday, with …

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Ruble companies and Russian stocks offset some losses after US-Russia talks

Ruble companies and Russian stocks offset some losses after US-Russia talks

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The ruble rose on Friday, moving away from 77 against the dollar, while Russian stocks pared some losses after high-level talks between Moscow and Washington to discuss escalating tensions over Ukraine. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken met in Geneva amid Western fears that Russia could …

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Russia says dialogue with the United States will continue with the end of the Geneva talks

Russia says dialogue with the United States will continue with the end of the Geneva talks

Blinken and Lavrov conclude their talks in Geneva Lavrov expects written responses to security demands next week Blinken measures whether the path of diplomacy is still open Tensions escalate over Ukraine after troop surge GENEVA (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said after talks with the United States in Geneva on Friday that dialogue …

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UN defines Holocaust denial, urges social media companies to fight it

UN defines Holocaust denial, urges social media companies to fight it

The United Nations Headquarters building is pictured through a window with the UN logo in the foreground in the Manhattan borough of New York on August 15, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday approved a definition of …

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Sudanese and US judges denounce the crackdown on protests

Sudanese and US judges denounce the crackdown on protests

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudanese judges condemned violence against anti-military protesters in a rare public statement on Thursday, as the United States said it would consider taking unspecified steps against those obstructing efforts to resolve Sudan’s political crisis. At least 72 civilians were killed and more than 2,000 others injured when security forces cracked down on …

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N.Korea suggests it may resume nuclear, missile tests, slams ‘hostile’ US

N.Korea suggests it may resume nuclear, missile tests, slams ‘hostile’ US

N.Korea has not tested nuclear bombs, ICBMs since 2017 Leader Kim previously said no longer bound by testing moratorium Politburo says US threats ‘reached a danger line’ Decision comes after series of missile tests SEOUL, Jan 20 (Reuters) – North Korea would bolster its defences against the United States and consider restarting “all temporally-suspended activities,” …

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Exclusive: US talks with energy companies over EU gas supplies in case of Russia-Ukraine conflict

Exclusive: US talks with energy companies over EU gas supplies in case of Russia-Ukraine conflict

A view shows pipelines at a gas processing facility operated by Gazprom in the Povanenkovo ​​gas field in the Arctic Yamal Peninsula, Russia, May 21, 2019. Photo taken May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/WASHINGTON, Jan 14 (Reuters) – The U.S. government has held talks with …

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