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    Power Supply in Crimea Restored After Scheduled Power Blackouts

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Earlier in the day, the ministry announced introduction of temporary power blackouts due to extremely high levels of electricity consumption because of unusually hot weather in the region. “At 10:25 p.m. [local time, 19:25 GMT]… all consumers that have been cut off from the network during the scheduled blackouts were...

    Russia ready for more engagement with US, despite sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia ready for more engagement with US, despite sanctions

    MANILA, Philippines – Russia’s top diplomat said Sunday his country was ready for more engagement with the United States on North Korea, Syria, Ukraine and other pressing matters, even as Moscow braced for new sanctions from the Trump administration., Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, after meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex...

    U.S. Can Settle Problems With Russia, Avoid Damaging Ties – Tillerson
    Aug07

    U.S. Can Settle Problems With Russia, Avoid Damaging Ties – Tillerson

    U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, said he believes Washington and Russia can find a way to ease tension, saying it wouldn’t be useful to cut ties over the single issue of suspected Russian meddling in the U.S. election. Tillerson said Russia had also expressed some willingness to resume talks about the crisis in Ukraine, where a 2015...

    Politics: H.R. McMaster: Russia is trying to ‘break apart Europe’ with disinformation and propaganda
    Aug06

    Politics: H.R. McMaster: Russia is trying to ‘break apart Europe’ with disinformation and propaganda

    President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, addressed heightening tensions between the US and Russia, as well as Trump’s understanding of the threat Russia poses, during an interview with MSNBC’s Hugh Hewitt that aired on Sunday. When Hewitt asked McMaster whether Trump has a “clear-eyed...

    Sneijder: Dutch international agrees ‘in principle’ to join Nice
    Aug06

    Sneijder: Dutch international agrees ‘in principle’ to join Nice

    Champions League winner Wesley Sneijder is on the brink of becoming the latest star name to sign for ambitious Ligue 1 outfit Nice after the two parties reached an "agreement in principle" on Sunday. Champions League winner Wesley Sneijder is on the brink of becoming the latest star name to sign for ambitious Ligue 1 outfit Nice after...

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown
    Aug06

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown

    Ukrainian southpaw Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO junior lightweight title, flooring challenger Miguel Marriaga with one second left in the seventh round en route to a technical knockout victory. The 29-year-old Lomachenko outclassed Marriaga from the opening bell, scoring two knockdowns in making the third defense of his 130-pound title.”It...

    Making Sense Out Of The Unprecedented Politics in The Republic of South Sudan
    Aug06

    Making Sense Out Of The Unprecedented Politics in The Republic of South Sudan

    Tweet BY: Dr. Lako Jada KWAJOK, AUG/06/2017, SSN; Before the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, the world was bipolar regarding political alliances. America was the leading superpower of the Western bloc of nations while the Soviet Union controlled the Eastern bloc with an iron fist. The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) was never a match to any of...

    New EU sanctions over Siemens turbines violate international law
    Aug05

    New EU sanctions over Siemens turbines violate international law

    Russia said on Saturday the European Union’s decision to sanction a Russian deputy energy minister over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea was politically motivated and illegal. The EU first imposed sanctions on Russia after the 2014 military annexation of Crimea from Ukraine. On Friday, it introduced...

    Making sense out of South Sudan unprecedented politics
    Aug05

    Making sense out of South Sudan unprecedented politics

    By Lako Jada Kwajok Before the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, the world was bipolar regarding political alliances. America was the leading superpower of the Western bloc of nations while the Soviet Union controlled the Eastern bloc with an iron fist. The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) was never a match to any of the two camps. It never...

    DPR Deputy Commander Accuses US, NATO of Unofficially Supplying Arms to Kiev
    Aug05

    DPR Deputy Commander Accuses US, NATO of Unofficially Supplying Arms to Kiev

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — On Monday, The Wall Street Journal reported citing US diplomats and military officials that the US state and defense departments had devised a plan to supply Ukraine with anti-tank missiles and other weaponry. According to the media outlet, the Pentagon and the State Department are seeking the approval of the White House on...

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