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    Listening Closely to the Conspiracy-Theorist-in-Chief
    Jul22

    Listening Closely to the Conspiracy-Theorist-in-Chief

    The big hard-news takeaways of President Trump’s interview with The New York Times this week were his trashing of his attorney general for being insufficiently corrupt, and the threats he made in the direction of the special counsel investigating him and his circle.But I’m more interested in examining his mental tics, parsing how he...

    Trump’s Chat With Japan’s First Lady: Lost In Translation Or A Snub?
    Jul22

    Trump’s Chat With Japan’s First Lady: Lost In Translation Or A Snub?

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In the world of diplomacy, some things are bound to get lost in translation. President Donald Trump, who sat next to Japan’s first lady during a dinner at a recent international summit, says Akie Abe can’t muster even a “hello” in English. In fact, she can handle a basic conversation in English, according to two...

    International talks set for Monday on Ukraine conflict (AFP)
    Jul22

    International talks set for Monday on Ukraine conflict (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will hold telephone talks on Monday, officials said, amid a fresh flare up in fighting in eastern Ukraine between government troops and Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: The West...

    Trump’s Lawyers Are Fixated On Scope Of Mueller’s Probe. Here’s What That Is
    Jul21

    Trump’s Lawyers Are Fixated On Scope Of Mueller’s Probe. Here’s What That Is

    Money laundering. Targeting voters with fake news articles. Undisclosed lobbying on behalf of foreign interests. A meeting between the President’s oldest son and a Kremlin-linked lawyer. Much to Donald Trump’s chagrin, what started as a federal probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election has snowballed into a...

    U.S. special envoy to visit eastern Ukraine
    Jul21

    U.S. special envoy to visit eastern Ukraine

    51 min 49 sec agoWASHINGTON – The envoy tapped to lead U.S. …read more Source:...

    Siemens scales back Russian ops over Crimea turbines
    Jul21

    Siemens scales back Russian ops over Crimea turbines

    FRANKFURT AM MAIN (AFP) – German industrial conglomerate Siemens said Friday it would scale back its Russia operations after confirming gas turbines it sold to companies there had been diverted to Ukraines Russian-annexed Crimea region in breach of sanctions.All four gas turbines that were delivered in the summer of 2016… have since...

    Trump’s New Ukraine Envoy To Make First Trip To Embattled East
    Jul21

    Trump’s New Ukraine Envoy To Make First Trip To Embattled East

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration’s new special representative for Ukraine negotiations is making his first trip to embattled eastern Ukraine. The State Department says Kurt Volker departs Friday for eastern Ukraine, where he’ll meet with people “affected by Russian aggression.” Over several days, Volker will also meet with...

    U.S. special envoy to visit eastern Ukraine
    Jul21

    U.S. special envoy to visit eastern Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The envoy tapped to lead U.S. diplomacy on the Ukraine crisis will embark on a trip to eastern Ukraine and European nations on Friday for talks with officials, conflict monitors and “those who have been affected by Russian aggression,” the State Department said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s new Ukraine envoy to visit country’s embattled east
    Jul21

    Trump’s new Ukraine envoy to visit country’s embattled east

    The Trump administration’s new special representative for Ukraine negotiations is making his first trip to embattled eastern Ukraine. The State Department says Kurt Volker departs Friday for eastern Ukraine, where … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump’s new Ukraine envoy to visit country’s embattled east
    Jul21

    Trump’s new Ukraine envoy to visit country’s embattled east

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