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    Qatar Airways spreads its wings across Australia
    Jul29

    Qatar Airways spreads its wings across Australia

    Qatar Airways is continuing its growth and expansion plans and has announced its newest destination – Canberra, which is the national carriers’ fifth in Australia. The launch of Canberra service will be in 2018, Qatar Airways said yesterday.The launch follows a year of success and announcements from the ‘World’s Best Airline’,...

    Rolling Stone’s latest cover article on Trudeau is barefaced propaganda
    Jul29

    Rolling Stone’s latest cover article on Trudeau is barefaced propaganda

    By now, you’ve probably heard about the saccharine 6,660-word hagiography on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that was just published in Rolling Stone. Immediately following the article’s publication on July 26, many of Canada’s leading pundits and journalists exploded with territorial incredulity, pedantically noting that...

    Trump Relents, Signals He Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill
    Jul29

    Trump Relents, Signals He Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will sign a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia that passed Congress with overwhelming support, the White House said Friday. Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and closing the U.S. Embassy’s recreation retreat. Trump’s...

    Trump Intel Chief: North Korea Learned From Libya War to “Never” Give Up Nukes
    Jul29

    Trump Intel Chief: North Korea Learned From Libya War to “Never” Give Up Nukes

    The media is now filled with headlines about North Korea’s missile test on Friday, which demonstrated that its ICBMs may be able to reach the continental U.S. What isn’t mentioned in any of these stories is how we got to this point — in particular, what Dan Coats, President Donald Trump’s Director of National Security, explained...

    Heroic act by pilot of plane damaged in hail
    Jul29

    Heroic act by pilot of plane damaged in hail

    From yesterday the hero of the media outlets is a citizen of Ukraine, pilot Oleksandr Akopov, thanks to whom the plane damaged in hail successfully landed at Ataturk airport of Istanbul. The front part of Atlas Global airline’s plane, windscreen and autopilot had been damaged in hail. There were 121 passengers and 6 crew members on board of...

    Congress Slaps Putin With More Sanctions. Does He Actually Care?
    Jul29

    Congress Slaps Putin With More Sanctions. Does He Actually Care?

    A Q&A with the Defense Department’s former Eastern Europe point person, Evelyn Farkas, on the Russian tyrant’s real goals in Ukraine, Syria and beyond. …read more Source:...

    Analysis: Trump gets a major bill, and it’s Russia sanctions
    Jul29

    Analysis: Trump gets a major bill, and it’s Russia sanctions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The most consequential piece of legislation that the Republican-led Congress has delivered to President Donald Trump after seven months is a new package of financial penalties against Russia that he didn’t want to sign into law. But he’s going to. He would have faced a political firestorm if he rejected the...

    How a tiny Baltic nation became a top destination for US officials
    Jul29

    How a tiny Baltic nation became a top destination for US officials

    Estonia, a tiny Baltic nation dwarfed by neighboring Russia, isn’t a premier American tourist destination. But when Vice President Mike Pence arrives there on Sunday he’ll be just the latest in a parade of senior Washington officials to visit in recent months. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) led a congressional delegation...

    Trump to sign Russia sanctions, Moscow retaliates
    Jul29

    Trump to sign Russia sanctions, Moscow retaliates

    WASHINGTON/MOSCOW: US President Donald Trump will sign legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, the White House said on Friday, after Moscow ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff and said it would seize two US diplomatic properties in retaliation for the bill. The US Senate had voted almost unanimously on Thursday to...

    Ukraine issues postage stamp dedicated to Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary
    Jul29

    Ukraine issues postage stamp dedicated to Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary

    …read more Source: armenpress