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  • IMF expects Russia to return to growth in 2017

    The International Monetary Fund says Russia's recession has been shallower than expected.

  • MOSCOW, July 14- Last month, three major banks rescued industrialist Igor Zyuzin's coal and steel firm Mechel from what would have been Russia's biggest ever corporate collapse. The rescue deal shows how much Russia has changed since then. Some said the decision to save Zyuzin's company was taken mid-way through last year when the Kremlin realised that the...

  • NATO-Russia council meets to address security issues

    With the NATO-Russia council meeting taking place in Brussels later on Wednesday, CNBC’s Hadley Gamble looks at the key conversations that could take place at the event.

  • CNBC’s Hadley Gamble breaks down the details and key themes of the NATO-Russia council meeting taking place in Brussels later on Wednesday.

  • The latest Reuters poll of over 250 analysts, fund managers and brokers worldwide taken June 27- July 11 also showed an intensifying pull between stretched share prices- with Wall Street at a record high- and bond markets, with most government bond yields at record lows and vast swathes of them negative. The Bank of England is set to reverse course in response to...

  • MOSCOW— Ukraine and Canada on Monday signed a free trade agreement during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's first visit to Ukraine. Canada is home to a sizeable Ukrainian minority and has been a key backer for Ukraine during the two-year separatist war in the east. Trudeau received a rapturous welcome in Kiev with Ukraine rolling out a red carpet for...

  • Leading ministers and politicians from Europe talk to CNBC about NATO and their own response to Russia, with specific comment on sanctions.

  • JUBA/ UNITED NATIONS, July 10- Renewed fighting erupted in South Sudan's capital on Sunday and forces loyal to Vice President Riek Machar said his residence was attacked by the president's troops, raising fears of a slide back into full-blown conflict in the five-year-old nation. At least 272 people have been killed in the fighting, a Health Ministry source told...

  • *South Sudan trying to rebuild after two-year civil war. JUBA, July 10- Renewed fighting erupted in South Sudan's capital on Sunday and forces loyal to Vice President Riek Machar said his residence was attacked by the president's troops, raising fears of a slide back into full-blown conflict in the five-year-old nation. At least 272 people have been killed in the...

  • *Move to reassure eastern NATO members bordering on Russia. *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit is Obama's last Europe trip. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders agreed on Friday to deploy military forces to the Baltic states and eastern Poland for the first time and increase air and sea patrols to reassure allies who were once part of the Soviet bloc following Russia's...

  • *Move to reassure eastern NATO members bordering on Russia. *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit is Obama's last Europe trip. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders agreed on Friday to deploy military forces to the Baltic states and eastern Poland for the first time and increase air and sea patrols to reassure allies who were once part of the Soviet bloc following Russia's...

  • Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, tells CNBC that the number of Ukrainian soldiers wounded had risen in the last month.

  • We would like to expect NATO to do even more: Ukraine's dep PM

    Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, tells CNBC that she'd like to see "the doors to NATO remaining open" for the country.

  • The future of Russia's sanctions

    Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, says that she's concerned that the recent rollover of sanctions against Russia would be the last.

  • *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit is Obama's last Europe trip. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine and said Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the Western defence alliance. The 28- member NATO alliance will formally agree to deploy four...

  • *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit Obama's last Europe trip. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the Western defence alliance. Host nation Poland set the tone of mistrust of Russia.

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the western defence alliance. "In Warsaw, we must reaffirm our determination- our duty under...

  • NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the EU.

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit in Warsaw on Friday despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland requested a permanent NATO presence amid fears that...

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit in Warsaw on Friday despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland requested a permanent NATO presence amid fears that...