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    Ukraine Military Shells Civilian Infrastructure in Donbass as War Crimes Rage On
    Jul07

    Ukraine Military Shells Civilian Infrastructure in Donbass as War Crimes Rage On

    The Russian Federation’s Investigative Committee is not taking the assault lying down — in a statement, the body said it will attempt to prosecute the perpetrators with using banned methods and means of warfare, under Part 1 st.356 of the Russian Criminal Code. In the attack, Ukrainian troops carried out artillery strikes on civilian areas...

    PICS: Grins and handshakes as Trump meets Putin for 1st time
    Jul07

    PICS: Grins and handshakes as Trump meets Putin for 1st time

    Hamburg, Germany – With broad grins and a warm handshake, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin warmed up for their historic encounter on Friday under the shadow of US outrage about Russian election-meddling and nagging questions about potential Trump campaign collusion. Ahead of a formal, sit-down meeting, Trump and...

    Trump passed his first test: the handshake with Putin
    Jul07

    Trump passed his first test: the handshake with Putin

    Now comes the hard part. In his highly anticipated meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit, President Donald Trump managed to avoid an optics catastrophe. With a simple exchange of pleasantries and a cordial handshake, Trump and Putin began their bilateral meeting as if it were business as usual — no super-aggressive...

    Trump meets Putin at G20
    Jul07

    Trump meets Putin at G20

    President Donald Trump shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit at the G20 Summit, Friday, July 7, 2017, in Hamburg. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) After months of anticipation and intrigue, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are sitting down for their first meeting. The two exchanged brief pleasantries...

    President Trump Predicts ‘Positive Things’ With Russia After Sit-Down With Vladimir Putin
    Jul07

    President Trump Predicts ‘Positive Things’ With Russia After Sit-Down With Vladimir Putin

    (HAMBURG, Germany) — President Donald Trump voiced optimism that there are “very positive things” in store for the United States and Russia as he sat down with President Vladimir Putin on Friday for an historic first meeting. Seated next to Putin in Germany, Trump said it was “an honor” to be with Putin. As journalists were briefly allowed in to...

    Russians are said to be suspects in U.S. nuclear site hackings
    Jul07

    Russians are said to be suspects in U.S. nuclear site hackings

    By Michael Riley, Jennifer A. Dlouhy and Brian Gruley Hackers working for a foreign government recently breached at least a dozen U.S. power plants, including the Wolf Creek nuclear facility in Kansas, according to current and former U.S. officials, sparking concerns the attackers were searching for vulnerabilities in the electrical grid. The...

    Ukraine says U.S. special representative will help end Russian aggression
    Jul07

    Ukraine says U.S. special representative will help end Russian aggression

    25 min 1 sec agoKIEV – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday welcomed the appointment of Kur …read more Source:...

    Canada welcomes Belarus’ role in promoting settlement of Ukrainian conflict
    Jul07

    Canada welcomes Belarus’ role in promoting settlement of Ukrainian conflict

    According to Hedy Fry, Canada takes positive note of Belarus’ achievements in human rights and democracy. Canada also commends Belarus’ role in the effort to solve the Ukrainian conflict. …read more Source:...

    Tillerson taps career diplomat as Ukraine special envoy
    Jul07

    Tillerson taps career diplomat as Ukraine special envoy

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson named a former NATO ambassador and National Security Council director as the nation’s special envoy to Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    WATCH: Trump, with Putin, predicts ‘positive things’ for U.S.-Russia relationship
    Jul07

    WATCH: Trump, with Putin, predicts ‘positive things’ for U.S.-Russia relationship

    HAMBURG, Germany — President Donald Trump voiced optimism that there are “very positive things” in store for the United States and Russia as he sat down with President Vladimir Putin on Friday for an historic first meeting. Seated next to Putin in Germany, Trump said it was “an honor” to be with Putin. As journalists were briefly allowed in to...