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First published in The Economist, U.K., February 27, 2021 | By Kal First published on POLITICO.com, U.S., February 19, 2021 | By Matt Wuerker First...

EU set to sanction four Russian officials over Navalny case –...

EU countries reached a preliminary agreement to sanction four Russian government officials over the jailing of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, according to four...

UN climate chief slams ‘incredible’ failure as emissions plans flatline –...

A recent dump of new national climate plans will do almost nothing to cut emissions this decade, a report from the U.N. said...

Paris’ push for ‘zero COVID’ strategy pits city against French government...

A suggestion by the Socialist-led city of Paris to enforce a strict three-week lockdown in the capital caused a stir Friday, just hours...

Moscow strongly condemns US air strikes in Syria

Moscow strongly condemns U.S. air strikes in Syria against facilities belonging to what the Pentagon said were Iran-backed militia, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said...

Russian diplomats push their way home with handcar out of North...

A group of Russian diplomats and family members used a hand-pushed rail trolley to leave North Korea this week, amid Pyongyang’s strict anti-coronavirus...

Message to Moscow — Frontier fracas — Euro English – POLITICO

Sanctions on Russia and trouble at the EU’s internal borders are up for discussion this week, along with the question of whether the...

Facebook’s ‘Supreme Court’ to receive new powers – POLITICO

The outside group with the final say on whether Donald Trump can be reinstated on Facebook is expected to be given greater powers...

San Marino starts vaccinating with Sputnik jab – POLITICO

ROME — The first residents of the tiny principality of San Marino will get their coronavirus vaccines on Thursday, with Russia stepping in after...

German man charged with espionage for passing Bundestag details to Russia...

Germany’s federal prosecutor’s office said Thursday it has charged a man with espionage for allegedly passing details about German parliament properties to Russian...