Monthly Archives: February 2020

Putin’s Speaker Pes[t]kov Denies Zelenskyy’s Meeting With Russian Security Council Secretary Patrushev In Oman

Press Secretary of Russian President Vladimir Putin Dmitry Peskov has denied meeting between President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev. The TASS news agency (Russia) has said this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports. Thus, Peskov commented on the story of the Schemes journalism investigative program about the alleged meeting between Zelenskyy and Patrushev

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Macron calls for better long-term relations with Russia

Europe needs to strive for better relations with Russia in the long term, French President Emmanuel Macron said Saturday, adding that while he isn’t proposing lifting sanctions they have changed nothing about Russia’s behavior. Macron told the Munich Security Conference that a “credible” approach to dealing with Russia would be to take the line that “we are demanding, we are

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Zelensky responds to Trump’s claims: ‘It’s not true that Ukraine is a corrupt country’

In his first major interview since President Donald Trump was acquitted of two impeachment articles earlier this month, Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky pushed back on Trump’s claims that Ukraine was corrupt and said he was willing to talk with the president again.  During an interview at the Munich Security Conference, Zelensky told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour that Trump’s claims of widespread corruption in Ukraine

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President: We’re ready for dialogue with population of Donbas, not with ‘DPR’, ‘LPR’ leaders

15.02.2020 14:51President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has declared readiness to start a dialogue with civilians living in the territories of temporarily occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, not with the so-called “authorities” of the “Donetsk People’s Republic” and “Luhansk People’s Republic”.  “There is a need for effective mechanisms to stop the ceasefire in real life, not in words. We

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Who is Dominic Cummings?

Op-Ed by Frank Krampfort using open source information which might well raise more than a few eyebrows amongst the Kremlinologists. Mr Cummings enjoys the full confidence and support of Boris Johnson and appears to be the second most powerful person in Britain. His official job title is ‘Chief Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of The United Kingdom’. He got

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Putin demanded that Zelensky ‘really implement Minsk agreements’

22:00, 14 February 2020 Putin also expressed readiness to continue efforts aimed at release and exchange of conflict-related detainees. Russian President Putin demanded that the President of Ukraine Zelensky “really implement the Minsk agreements.” The Kremlin website reports this information. According to the report, today’s conversation between Zelensky and Putin took place at the initiative of the Ukrainian side. “In connection with the

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