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Poland imposes EU ban on all Russian-registered passenger cars

Sep. 17, 2023 04:40 AM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland began to enforce a European Union ban Sunday on all Russian-registered passenger cars seeking to enter the country — the latest in a series of sanctions on Russia in punishment for its war against Ukraine. Under the EU’s decision, motor vehicles...

American imprisoned in Russia faces espionage charges, reports say

Aug. 18, 2023 06:01 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian-born U.S. citizen already in prison on a bribery conviction now faces charges of espionage, according to Russian news agencies. The reports said a Moscow court on Thursday authorized holding Gene Spector on the charges, but did not give details of the case...

Bluffing or not, Putin’s declared deployment of nuclear weapons to Belarus raises tensions

Jul. 27, 2023 08:41 AM EDT

Sometime this summer, if President Vladimir Putin can be believed, Russia moved some of its short-range nuclear weapons into Belarus, closer to Ukraine and onto NATO's doorstep. The declared deployment of the Russian weapons on the territory of its neighbor and loyal ally marks a new...