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    Putin expelling 755 US diplomats from Russia
    Jul30

    Putin expelling 755 US diplomats from Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin hit back at pending U.S. sanctions against his country on Sunday by ordering 755 U.S. diplomats to leave Russia. “I decided that it is time for us to show that we will not leave anything unanswered,” Putin said in an interview with Russian television on Sunday, according to translated reports in the New York Times...

    Enemies of Putin, but no longer friends
    Jul30

    Enemies of Putin, but no longer friends

    KIEV — The “Chocolate Ass” got the last laugh — for now, anyway. Last month, on a TV talk show hosted by Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president who found a new political home in Ukraine, a woman in battle fatigues performed a doleful melody, backed by a rock ensemble. “In the near east, blood...

    How a tiny Baltic nation became a top destination for US officials
    Jul29

    How a tiny Baltic nation became a top destination for US officials

    Estonia, a tiny Baltic nation dwarfed by neighboring Russia, isn’t a premier American tourist destination. But when Vice President Mike Pence arrives there on Sunday he’ll be just the latest in a parade of senior Washington officials to visit in recent months. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) led a congressional delegation...

    Kaboom! Russian drone with thermite grenade blows up a Billion Dollars of Ukrainian ammo! (AMAZING VIDEO)
    Jul29

    Kaboom! Russian drone with thermite grenade blows up a Billion Dollars of Ukrainian ammo! (AMAZING VIDEO)

    A drone carrying just a single grenade infiltrated an ammunition dump in Ukraine, setting off an explosion that caused an astounding billion dollars worth of damage! The incident points to the growing use of drones in wartime, particularly off the shelf civilian products harnessed to conduct sabotage and other attacks. Ukraine’s domestic...

    Trump to Sign Russia Sanctions, Moscow Retaliates
    Jul29

    Trump to Sign Russia Sanctions, Moscow Retaliates

    U.S. President Donald Trump will sign legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, the White House said on Friday, after Moscow ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for the measures and said it was seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties, Reuters reports.Moscow’s decision, which had echoes of the Cold...

    “Thanks for Kosovo – and we back Ukraine’s integrity”
    Jul28

    “Thanks for Kosovo – and we back Ukraine’s integrity”

    PM Ana Brnabic and Ukrainian Ambassador Oleksandr Aleksandrovych on Friday “confirmed the readiness of the two countries to improve bilateral cooperation.” According to a government statement cited by Tanjug, they also assessed that there were “great opportunities to strengthening economic ties between Serbia and Ukraine, especially when it comes...

    ‘You snakes’ — Russia’s deputy PM to Romanian authorities
    Jul28

    ‘You snakes’ — Russia’s deputy PM to Romanian authorities

    Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin called Romanian authorities “snakes” after they refused to allow a plane on which he was a passenger to enter Romanian airspace as it flew to Moldova. “Romanian authorities endangered the lives of the passengers on board the S7 airline flight — women and children,” Rogozin tweeted...

    Russia seizes 2 U.S. properties and orders Embassy to cut staff
    Jul28

    Russia seizes 2 U.S. properties and orders Embassy to cut staff

    Russia took its first steps on Friday to retaliate against proposed American sanctions for Moscow’s suspected meddling in the 2016 election, seizing two American diplomatic properties and ordering the United States Embassy to reduce staff by September. The moves, which Russia had been threatening for weeks, came a day after the United...

    “Thanks for Kosovo – and we back Ukraine’s integrity”
    Jul28

    “Thanks for Kosovo – and we back Ukraine’s integrity”

    PM Ana Brnabic and Ukrainian Ambassador Oleksandr Aleksandrovych on Friday “confirmed the readiness of the two countries to improve bilateral cooperation.”According to a government statement cited by Tanjug, they also assessed that there were “great opportunities to strengthening economic ties between Serbia and Ukraine,...

    Georgia ex-leader Saakashvili plans defiant return to Ukraine
    Jul28

    Georgia ex-leader Saakashvili plans defiant return to Ukraine

    Georgia’s ex-president vows to return to Ukraine despite being stripped of Ukrainian citizenship. …read more Source:...

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