Moscow: US by Sanctions Want to Influence Russian Situation before Presidential Election

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said by drafting personal anti-Russian sanctions, the US is trying to influence the situation in Russia before the presidential election, as he commented on a report, in which the US is drafting a list of persons to undergo the sanctions. “By end of January, as we understand, will… Please follow and like us:

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Venezuela to launch “Petro” cryptocurrency

By Mike “Mish Shedlock With Venezuela in default as well as hyperinflation, president Maduro vows to fight a US “blockade” with the “Petro”. Reuters reports Venezuela to launch cryptocurrency to fight ‘blockade’: Maduro. President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday that Venezuela will launch a cryptocurrency to combat what the leftist leader says is a financial “blockade”… Please follow and like us:

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VENEZUELA – No headway in Venezuela after crunch debt talks last just 30 minutes

Venezuela’s government gifted chocolates to creditors on Monday, but offered no firm proposals at a meeting in Caracas that left investors without a clear understanding of the government’s strategy to renegotiate $60 billion (€51 billion) in debt. President Nicolas Maduro confused investors this month with a vow to continue paying Venezuela’s crippling debt, while also seeking… Please follow and like us:

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Russia’s new game in Afghanistan

A resurgent Russia is making new inroads into Afghanistan, not in the way the former USSR did, but by aligning itself with some of the very extremists whose leaders were involved in the defeat of the Soviet Union’s decade-long invasion of Afghanistan. In December 2016, Moscow disclosed its contacts with the Taliban, the group that is… Please follow and like us:

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Trump Repeats Attacks on Media During Conservative Forum Speech

President Donald Trump repeated his recent attacks on the news media Friday morning during his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference, arguing that no journalists should be allowed to use anonymous sources in their reporting. Trump, speaking to a crowd of thousands of supporters at the country’s biggest annual gathering of conservatives, accused members of… Please follow and like us:

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