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Kremlin says may retaliate against U.S. over expulsion of Russian diplomats

Moscow is also waiting for the return of two diplomatic compounds seized in the United States during the same espionage scandal, Yuri Ushakov, a Kremlin foreign policy aide, said, according to Reuters. "We are waiting for the return of Russian diplomatic property

Latvian court upholds confiscation of $26 million of Ukrainian oligarch Ivanyushchenko

The Latvian Court of Appeal upheld the first-instance court's decision regarding the special confiscation of $26 million owned by Yury Ivanyuschenko, the companion of the fugitive president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Ukrainska Pravda. In addition, the Ukraine’s

Ukrainian security service stops foreign trade activities of 243 Russian companies doing business with Ukraine, militants

The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has stopped the foreign trade activities of 243 Russian companies doing business with commercial entities of the temporarily militant-occupied territories, the press-center of the SBU reported, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to UNIAN. "In the course of

EU prolongs economic sanctions against Russia

"The decision on sanctions against Russia has been adopted," the report says, according to UNIAN agency. On June 21, the European Union prolonged for another six months the economic sanctions against Russia earlier imposed for Moscow's actions in Ukraine. The EU sanctions

Russian Gazprom cancels gas discount for Turkey

Russian Gazprom has canceled a discount on natural gas for the Turkish customers, Reuters reports citing sources in the Turkish gas industry officials. This measure is a part of diplomatic and trade row after Turkey shot down Russian Su-24 war plane

Russia expanded restrictions against Turkey

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree introducing of special economic measures against Turkey, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to Korrespondent. Russia expanded the list of new restrictions on the organizations and companies under the jurisdiction of Turkey or owned by Turkish citizens. "The