US and Russia hold crunch talks over Ukraine border crisis

US and Russia hold crunch talks over Ukraine border crisis

This post was originally published on this siteAmerican and Russian officials were holding high-stakes talks Monday about the build-up of troops near Ukraine’s border, as fears mount over a possible Russian invasion.

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Biden tells Ukrainian president US ‘will respond decisively if Russia further invades’

Biden tells Ukrainian president US ‘will respond decisively if Russia further invades’

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden told Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday that the US and its allies “will respond decisively if Russia further invades Ukraine,” according to a readout of a call between the two leaders provided by the White House.

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Biden, Putin to hold new phone call amid Ukraine standoff

Biden, Putin to hold new phone call amid Ukraine standoff

This post was originally published on this site Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin will speak by telephone Thursday amid high tension on Ukraine, setting the tone for US-Russia security talks next month, the two nations announced. It will be the second telephone call in less than a month between...

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Putin sees ‘positive’ US reaction to Russia’s security proposals over Ukraine

Putin sees ‘positive’ US reaction to Russia’s security proposals over Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Washington’s willingness to discuss Russia’s security proposals aimed at curbing NATO’s eastward expansion was “positive”, as fears mount in the West over a major military escalation in Ukraine. The Kremlin has grown increasingly insistent that the...

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US vows to boost military presence if Russia attacks Ukraine

US vows to boost military presence if Russia attacks Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site The United States will impose “severe economic harm” on Russia and boost its military presence in Eastern Europe should Moscow invade Ukraine, the White House warned Monday, laying out the high stakes on the eve of talks between Joe Biden and Vladimir...

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Biden will lay out in a call with Putin the U.S. response if Russia invades Ukraine

Biden will lay out in a call with Putin the U.S. response if Russia invades Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site In a scheduled video call Tuesday with the Russian president, Biden will outline economic sanctions and stepped-up support for NATO allies if Russia invades, a senior administration official says. (Image credit: Patrick Semansky/AP)

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Russia dismisses US concerns about buildup near Ukraine

Russia dismisses US concerns about buildup near Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteRussia on Monday dismissed the United States’ concerns about its military buildup near Ukraine, and instead alleged that Ukraine had aggressive intentions.Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday that concerns about a possible…

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Lawmakers increasingly anxious about US efforts against Russian hackers

Lawmakers increasingly anxious about US efforts against Russian hackers

This post was originally published on this siteFive months after President Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and urged him to take a stand against ransomware attacks emanating from his country, lawmakers are beginning to chafe at what they view as a lack of results from the…

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