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Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders answers reporters' questions as he arrives for an informal meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Ministers, in Milan, Italy, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders answers reporters' questions as he arrives for an informal meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Ministers, in Milan, Italy, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
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EU ministers seek new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

MILAN (AP) -- Several European Union foreign ministers on Friday accused Russia of invading eastern Ukraine and said Moscow should be punished with more sanctions.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has ordered the government to develop measures in response to Western sanctions.  (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti,  Alexei Druzhinin, Presidential Press Service)
Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has ordered the government to develop measures in response to Western sanctions. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, Presidential Press Service)
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Putin orders import limits, to hit back over sanctions

MOSCOW (AP) -- President Vladimir Putin has ordered government agencies to restrict imports of food and agricultural products from the countries that have imposed sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin heads the Cabinet meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence, outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
Russian President Vladimir Putin heads the Cabinet meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence, outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
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Russia counts cost of new economic sanctions

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia blasted the West's new economic sanctions on Wednesday, accusing the U.S. of being "prosecutorial" in its drive to impose penalties on the country's key energy and finance sectors.

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin he arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil July 16. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File )
Russia's President Vladimir Putin he arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil July 16. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File )
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US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Spurred to new action by the downing of the Malaysia airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, followed swiftly by a new round of U.S. penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy.

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A pro-Russian fighters' APC stands abandoned near the city of Lisichansk, Luhansk region, eastern Ukraine Saturday, July 26, 2014.  (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
A pro-Russian fighters' APC stands abandoned near the city of Lisichansk, Luhansk region, eastern Ukraine Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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Study: Embargo over Ukraine wouldn’t hurt Russia

LONDON (AP) — An arms embargo against Russia would be little more than symbolic because Russia is largely self-sufficient in supplying its armed forces, a report argued Sunday.

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British Foreign Secretary William Hague on arrival at the EU foreign ministers council at the European Council headquarters in Luxembourg, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
British Foreign Secretary William Hague on arrival at the EU foreign ministers council at the European Council headquarters in Luxembourg, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
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EU ministers: Sanctions if Russia won’t cooperate

BRUSSELS (AP) -- Several European foreign ministers on Monday threatened to impose further sanctions against Russia if it fails to cooperate with Ukraine's proposed peace plan and doesn't stop the flow of arms and militants across its border into eastern Ukraine.

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A poster on a van asks new European leaders to get the EU out of austerity and invest in growth & quality jobs, ahead of the informal dinner of EU Heads of State in Brussels, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
A poster on a van asks new European leaders to get the EU out of austerity and invest in growth & quality jobs, ahead of the informal dinner of EU Heads of State in Brussels, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
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EU Summit Seeks Way Out of Election Quagmire

European Union leaders on Tuesday sought a way to bounce back from the weekend's landmark elections that saw a partly hostile and largely apathetic public question their project of closer cooperation as never before.

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Far right party National Front leader Marine Le Pen addresses reporters at the party's headquarters in Nanterre, west of Paris, Sunday May 25, 2014, following the victory of her party in the European Elections.(AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)
Far right party National Front leader Marine Le Pen addresses reporters at the party's headquarters in Nanterre, west of Paris, Sunday May 25, 2014, following the victory of her party in the European Elections.(AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)
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Far Right, Euroskeptics Gain Big in EU Voting

Far-right and Euroskeptic parties made sweeping gains in European Parliament elections Sunday - triggering what one prime minister called a political "earthquake" by those who want to slash the powers of the European Union or abolish it altogether.

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Police bomb disposal experts, in white clothes, search for evidence, near the central Athens offices of the Pan-Hellenic Socialist Movement, or PASOK party, in central Athens, on Sunday, May 25, 2014 .(AP Photo/Dimitris Messinis)
Police bomb disposal experts, in white clothes, search for evidence, near the central Athens offices of the Pan-Hellenic Socialist Movement, or PASOK party, in central Athens, on Sunday, May 25, 2014 .(AP Photo/Dimitris Messinis)
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Left-Wing Opposition Leads EU Vote in Greece

The left-wing opposition Syriza party has succeeded in capturing first place in Greece's election for the European Parliament, leading the conservative New Democracy party by about 3.5 percent.

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner (Alex Wong, Getty Images)
U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner (Alex Wong, Getty Images)
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Europeans Committed to Monetary Union, Says Geithner

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says Europe has the financial wherewithal to deal with the region's crippling financial crisis and bolster the eurozone in the long-run.

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