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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...

2 Members of Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot briefly detained
Aug07

2 Members of Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot briefly detained

MOSCOW – Two members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot were briefly detained Monday after rallying for the release of a Ukrainian filmmaker outside his Siberian prison. During Sunday’s protest in Yakutsk where Oleg Sentsov is serving his sentence, the band members unfurled a banner on a nearby bridge that read “Free...

U.S. to Respond by Sept. 1 to Russia’s Expulsion of Diplomats
Aug07

U.S. to Respond by Sept. 1 to Russia’s Expulsion of Diplomats

The Trump administration has yet to decide how to respond to Russia’s move to expel hundreds of American diplomats, but plans to deliver a response to Moscow by Sept. 1, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday. A day after sitting down in the Philippines with Russia’s top diplomat, Tillerson said he’d asked...

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...

Poland Rejects Migrants from Middle East, North Africa
Aug07

Poland Rejects Migrants from Middle East, North Africa

Minister: Poland is open for migration… we issued 1,267,000 visas for Ukrainians. We are also open for migration, not only from Ukraine, but also from Belarus. …read more Source:...

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...

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