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    House expected to approve Russia sanctions bill limiting Trump’s influence
    Jul25

    House expected to approve Russia sanctions bill limiting Trump’s influence

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote overwhelmingly on Tuesday for a bill that would slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, potentially complicating President Donald Trump’s hopes of pursuing improved relations with Moscow. , The bipartisan measure aims to punish Russia for its 2014...

    Singapore’s Joseph Schooling misses out on medal as Malaysia-educated Ben Proud wins gold
    Jul25

    Singapore’s Joseph Schooling misses out on medal as Malaysia-educated Ben Proud wins gold

    SINGAPORE’S Joseph Schooling missed out on a podium finish as Malaysia-schooled Brit Ben Proud won a surprise gold in the 50m butterfly at the World Aquatics Championships. Schooling had targeted gold in the event after breaking both the national and Asian records twice at the weekend – in the heats and semi-finals. But he and...

    Kremlin – U.S. arms supplies to Ukraine would set back peace efforts
    Jul25

    Kremlin – U.S. arms supplies to Ukraine would set back peace efforts

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Any U.S. decision to supply Ukraine with lethal weapons would set back peace efforts and escalate tensions, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    France, Germany urge ceasefire in Ukraine as violence flares
    Jul25

    France, Germany urge ceasefire in Ukraine as violence flares

    PARIS — The leaders of France and Germany called Tuesday for an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, where violence flared again in July despite years of attempts to stop the conflict. Warning of a possible “humanitarian catastrophe”, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for withdrawal of...

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017
    Jul25

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too
    Jul25

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too

    The investigation into Russia’s interference in last year’s election is causing a slow-motion meltdown in President Donald Trump’s White House and making life increasingly uncomfortable for elected Republicans. But the issue is also causing problems, albeit less existential ones, on the political left.As Peter Beinart notes in...

    Ukraine national bank issues commemorative coin on Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary
    Jul25

    Ukraine national bank issues commemorative coin on Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary

    …read more Source: armenpress

    Special envoy: US may send arms to Ukraine
    Jul25

    Special envoy: US may send arms to Ukraine

    The new U.S. special envoy for the crisis in Ukraine said Washington is actively considering whether to send weapons to Ukrainian government forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker said arming Ukrainian government forces could alter Moscow’s approach to the...