7 For All Mankind, a division of VF Contemporary Brands
Burberry
US iTunes, App Store, iBookstore, and Mac App Store
7 For All Mankind, a division of VF Contemporary Brands
Rebecca Taylor
Enjoy FREE shipping on ALL U.S. orders at AHAlife.com! (Valid thru April 30, 2014)
Saks Fifth Avenue
New July 2013

Ukraine probes deaths in tense east

Thumbnail

Ukraine says it will launch an investigation into a fatal shooting in the east of the country which has raised tension with Russia further.

Continue reading Ukraine probes deaths in tense east

Nato suspends Russia co-operation

Thumbnail

Nato suspends all practical civilian and military co-operation with Russia over the annexation of Crimea, describing it as a grave threat to European security.

Continue reading Nato suspends Russia co-operation

Sergey Karaganov: The man behind Putin’s pugnacity

Prescient foreign-policy specialist fears the West and Kiev don’t realize the hell they are unleashing in the former Soviet empire

Continue reading Sergey Karaganov: The man behind Putin’s pugnacity

Russia sets terms for Ukraine deal as 40,000 troops mass on border

Thumbnail

Lavrov demands that Kiev have only limited powers as Kerry says military moves are obstructing peace dealRussia on Sunday night repeated its demand that the US and its European partners accept its proposal that ethnic Russian regions of eastern and southern Ukraine be given extensive autonomous powers independent of Kiev as a condition for agreeing a diplomatic solution to the crisis over its annexation of Crimea.Sergei Lavrov, Russia’s foreign minister, told reporters Ukraine could not function as a “unified state” and should become a loose federation. He made the remarks after an inconclusive meeting with John Kerry, the US secretary of state, at the Russian ambassador’s residence in Paris following a day in which tensions over Ukraine deepened appreciably. Lavrov called the talks “very, very constructive”.

Continue reading Russia sets terms for Ukraine deal as 40,000 troops mass on border

Kerry, Lavrov look for ways to cool standoff over Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State, Russian foreign minister meet in Paris to discuss de-escalation

Continue reading Kerry, Lavrov look for ways to cool standoff over Ukraine

Crimea switches to Moscow time amid incorporation celebration

<!– google_ad_section_start –> The hands of a clock at the main railway station in Simferopol jumped from 10pm to midnight as Crimea switched to Moscow time, symbolically finalising its incorporation into Russia. <!– google_ad_section_end –>

Continue reading Crimea switches to Moscow time amid incorporation celebration

Ukraine’s ‘Chocolate King’ could edge new-look Yulia for president

Petro Poroshenko, a 48-year-old billionaire, emerges as leadership favourite

Continue reading Ukraine’s ‘Chocolate King’ could edge new-look Yulia for president

Russia clarifies Ukraine stance as Sergei Lavrov meets John Kerry in Paris

Thumbnail

Russia’s foreign minister said Moscow was seeking a federal solution with greater autonomy for southern and eastern UkraineRussia’s radical terms for agreeing a diplomatic solution to the crisis over its annexation of Crimea are becoming clearer after Sergei Lavrov, the country’s foreign minister, said Moscow wanted greater autonomy for southern and eastern parts of Ukraine where many ethnic Russians live.Speaking on Russian state television ahead of emergency talks in Paris on Sunday with John Kerry, his US counterpart, Lavrov said Moscow wanted a federal solution for Ukraine as part of “deep constitutional reform”.

Continue reading Russia clarifies Ukraine stance as Sergei Lavrov meets John Kerry in Paris

Russia and US set for crisis talks

Thumbnail

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov sets out demands for a neutral and federal Ukraine, ahead of crisis talks with his US counterpart in Paris.

Continue reading Russia and US set for crisis talks

Russian foreign minister plays down impact of Western sanctions

Sergei Lavrov says restrictions have led to some disruption but have not been too painful

Continue reading Russian foreign minister plays down impact of Western sanctions

Diplomatic push for Ukraine solution

Thumbnail

US Secretary of State John Kerry has his homebound flight diverted to meet Russia’s Sergei Lavrov in a new attempt to solve the Ukraine crisis.

Continue reading Diplomatic push for Ukraine solution

Kerry to meet Russia’s Lavrov for Ukraine talks in Paris on Sunday

Thumbnail

Top diplomats discuss Ukraine and agree to meet in Paris Vladimir Putin calls Barack Obama late FridayHalfway home from Saudi Arabia, US secretary of state John Kerry has abruptly changed course. He will now stay in Europe for talks on Ukraine.The news followed reports from Russia that Kerry had spoken to the Russian foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, by phone, a day after President Vladimir Putin called President Barack Obama. The Russian foreign ministry said Washington had initiated the call between Kerry and Lavrov, adding that they discussed Ukraine and plans for further contact.

Continue reading Kerry to meet Russia’s Lavrov for Ukraine talks in Paris on Sunday

Qatar’s emir to visit cash-strapped Sudan

The emir will visit Khartoum to discuss “bilateral relations” days after UN reports an escalation of violence in Darfur.

Continue reading Qatar’s emir to visit cash-strapped Sudan