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    Russia: UNSC’s inability to condemn terrorists’ acts in Syria encourages them to carry out new attacks
    Aug04

    Russia: UNSC’s inability to condemn terrorists’ acts in Syria encourages them to carry out new attacks

    Moscow, SANA – Russian Foreign Ministry affirmed that the inability of the UN Security Council to condemn the acts of terrorists encourages them to carry out new provocations and terrorist attacks. In a statement published on Friday, the ministry said that Moscow is outraged that the UN Security Council has not condemned the recent shelling of...

    EU sanctions Russians over gas-turbine deal in Crimea
    Aug04

    EU sanctions Russians over gas-turbine deal in Crimea

    EU Council issues asset freeze, travel bans on three Russian individuals, companies …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea
    Aug04

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions over Siemens turbines to Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Friday imposed sanctions on three more Russians – including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov – and three Russian companies over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin Echoes Trump’s Assessment Of Bilateral Ties
    Aug04

    Kremlin Echoes Trump’s Assessment Of Bilateral Ties

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman says the Kremlin agrees with President Donald Trump’s statement that the U.S. “relationship with Russia is at an all-time and very dangerous low.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canadian Ukrainian goes from Big Four firm to Lviv hotelier
    Aug04

    Canadian Ukrainian goes from Big Four firm to Lviv hotelier

    KYIV – There’s a history of people becoming entrepreneurs after turning 40. Robin Chase was 42 when she co-founded ZipCar, a car-sharing company whose business model is helping define the so-called new economy. Henry Ford was 40 when he started manufacturing automobiles. Giorgio Armani was 41 when he introduced his haute couture line of...

    How Obama’s Weakness Encouraged Russian Election Meddling
    Aug04

    How Obama’s Weakness Encouraged Russian Election Meddling

    Amid the unrelenting media din accompanying the latest twist in the White House’s ongoing personnel struggles last week, BuzzFeed News managed to cause a minor stir by publishing an update on the circumstances surrounding the mysterious death of Mikhail Lesin, the former Putin advisor instrumental in cowing Russia’s lively media in...

    Saakashvili’s options are limited after he loses Ukrainian citizenship
    Aug04

    Saakashvili’s options are limited after he loses Ukrainian citizenship

    One-time Georgian president, former Ukrainian governor and current U.S. denizen Mikheil Saakashvili is a man without a country. But the firebrand Mr. Saakashvili, who lost his Georgian passport in late 2015 after he took a government position in Ukraine that required him to be a citizen of that country, has vowed to fight Ukrainian President […]...

    NATO says Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War
    Aug04

    NATO says Russia ties most ‘difficult’ since Cold War

    Ties between NATO and Russia are at their most difficult phase since the Cold War, the alliance’s Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said, blaming Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Putin Gives 1st Public Indication of 2018 Presidential Run
    Aug04

    Putin Gives 1st Public Indication of 2018 Presidential Run

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has given the first public indication that he will run for a new term in the 2018 elections, in comments made during a visit to Eastern Siberia, reported Reuters. Putin was answering a question from a group of villagers in the Siberian republic of Buryatia via a TV link, organized during the president’s...

    9 essential pieces of pop culture to catch up on this weekend
    Aug04

    9 essential pieces of pop culture to catch up on this weekend

    Including an endlessly fun ’90s nostalgia medley and the first trailer for Call Me by Your Name. The ever-growing glut of great new TV, movies, books, music, comics, and podcasts can be a lot to keep up with. So we here at Vox Culture — where our current obsessions include an endlessly fun ’90s nostalgia mashup, the first trailer for...