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December 3, 2018 4:49 PM Iran says OPEC members who increased output should take lead on cuts

LONDON (Reuters) - Qatar’s decision to quit OPEC shows the frustration of small producers at the dominant role of a Saudi and Russia-led panel, a top Iranian official said, adding that any supply cuts should come only from countries that had increased output. The comments underline tensions within the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries 87

December 2, 2018 8:29 PM Kings' Ilya Kovalchuk out 4 weeks after ankle procedure

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Kings forward Ilya Kovalchuk will be sidelined for about four weeks after undergoing an ankle procedure. The veteran Russian forward has five goals and nine assists in 25 games since returning to the NHL with the Kings this season. Kovalchuk spent the previous five years with SKA St. Petersburg in Russia's Kontinental Hockey 55

December 1, 2018 3:37 PM Citing Russia threat, Ukraine boosts security at ports, power plants

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday his country had stepped up security at vital infrastructure sites such as nuclear power stations and Black Sea ports in the face of what he called a Russian test of the world order. Russia opened fire on and seized three Ukrainian navy ships and their crews on Nov. 25 in an incident 95

November 30, 2018 12:01 PM Hungary's Orban says stands behind Ukraine in crisis with Russia

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Hungary backs Ukraine in a conflict with Russia, despite the Ukrainian government taking anti-Hungarian positions, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said during a visit to Prague on Friday. “Hungary’s stance is clear-cut, we are a pro-Ukraine government, so we stand behind Ukraine,” Orban said in response to a reporter’s question 78

November 30, 2018 7:39 AM Syria did not shoot down Israeli war plane: RIA cites source

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Syrian air defenses shot down several targets but did not shoot down an Israeli war plane on Thursday, Russia’s RIA news agency cited an unnamed Syrian security source as saying on Friday. The report contradicted an earlier report from RIA citing the same source that said Syria had shot down an Israeli plane as well as four missiles 83

November 29, 2018 8:52 PM Russia does not expect Ukraine crisis to have big impact on grain exports

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Tensions between Russia and Ukraine in the Azov Sea should not significantly affect Russia’s grain exports because it is low season, TASS news agency quoted the Russian agriculture ministry as saying on Thursday. “The Azov route is being actively used for Russian grain exports during the river navigation period, so in the autumn-to-winter 75

November 29, 2018 11:20 AM Trump-Putin meeting at G-20 Summit is a go, Kremlin official confirms: report

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting in Moscow's Kremlin. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) President Donald Trump is slated to sit down one-on-one with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit in Argentina this Saturday, The Washington Post reported, citing a Kremlin official. Trump told The Post on Tuesday 74

November 29, 2018 10:58 AM U.N. says Astana meeting on Syria a missed opportunity, no progress

GENEVA/ASTANA (Reuters) - Russia, Turkey and Iran failed to make any tangible progress in setting up a Syrian constitutional committee at a meeting in the Kazakh capital Astana, the office of U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said in a statement on Thursday. “Special Envoy de Mistura deeply regrets ... there was no tangible progress in overcoming the ten-month 94

November 29, 2018 10:43 AM Merkel: We sanction Russia for the sake of international law

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the West was imposing sanctions on Russia to stand up for international law and added that she would address the Sea of Azov issue with Russian President Vladimir Putin at an upcoming G20 summit. “We don’t impose sanctions on Russia for sanctions’ sake, rather we impose sanctions to make clear that countries 76

November 28, 2018 9:47 AM Kremlin still expecting Putin-Trump summit to go ahead

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting in Moscow's Kremlin, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. (Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) MOSCOW — The Kremlin says it still expects a meeting between President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump to go ahead as planned. Trump, in an interview with The Washington Post on Tuesday, said he may cancel 88