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    Putin in Abkhazia as Georgia Mourns Losses from War With Russia in 2008

    Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to Georgia’s breakaway province of Abkhazia Tuesday to express his support for separatists there and in South Ossetia on the ninth anniversary of a deadly five-day war between Moscow and Tbilisi. The Georgian government protested against the Kremlin leader’s visit to Abkhazia’s Black Sea...

    Georgia slams Putin’s visit to Moscow-backed rebel region
    Aug09

    Georgia slams Putin’s visit to Moscow-backed rebel region

    Georgia reacted furiously on Tuesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Moscow-backed separatist region of Abkhazia on the anniversary of the outbreak of a brief war between Tbilisi and Moscow. Putin visited the Black Sea resort town of Pitsunda in Abkhazia for talks with the leader of the self-proclaimed country, Raul Khajimba,...

    Iranian powerlifters show dominance in Open European Championships
    Aug09

    Iranian powerlifters show dominance in Open European Championships

    Iranian powerlifters have ranked first at the Open European Championships 2017 GPF in Kiev, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trump NATO pick was US military’s ally on Capitol Hill
    Aug09

    Trump NATO pick was US military’s ally on Capitol Hill

    Never mind keeping the peace. America’s new ambassador to NATO once had to pretend to keep the peas. Kay Bailey Hutchison, the former United States senator from Texas who is Donald Trump’s new envoy to the military alliance, once delivered two tons of peas to American soldiers in Bosnia. Or perhaps more accurately, the peas...

    Nice: Sneijder hoping club success will lead to World Cup
    Aug09

    Nice: Sneijder hoping club success will lead to World Cup

    Veteran Wesley Sneijder is dreaming of playing in a fourth World Cup next summer and believes a good season with Nice can help him achieve that aim. Veteran Wesley Sneijder is dreaming of playing in a fourth World Cup next summer and believes a good season with Nice can help him achieve that aim.The 33-year-old, the most capped player in the...

    Seattle Sounders' move for Derlis Gonzalez unlikely to happen – source
    Aug09

    Seattle Sounders' move for Derlis Gonzalez unlikely to happen – source

    The Seattle Sounders’ attempt to acquire Dynamo Kiev attacker Derlis Gonzalez is unlikely to get done before the close of the Major League Soccer summer transfer window on Wednesday, a source …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukrainian man survives 3 days at sea on inflatable water toy
    Aug09

    Ukrainian man survives 3 days at sea on inflatable water toy

    A Ukrainian man was rescued after drifting on an inflatable water toy in the Black Sea for three days, local media reported Tuesday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Cor Caroli Regatta to start in Burgas
    Aug09

    Cor Caroli Regatta to start in Burgas

    About 50 sea yachts are going to join the Cor Caroli sailing regatta in the Black Sea. The participants are from Ukraine, Romania, Austria and Bulgaria. The demonstration race is due on 12 August in Burgas Bay from 1 PM and there will be an option to watch the show from the Sea Park. The official start of the regatta is on 13 August at Burgas Bay...

    Saakashvili Visits Lithuania, Rallies Outside Russian Embassy
    Aug09

    Saakashvili Visits Lithuania, Rallies Outside Russian Embassy

    Former Georgian President and Ukrainian regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili has made a visit to Lithuania, the latest stop in his travels since Ukraine said on July 26 that it was stripping him of his citizenship. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Michael Cohen Owes NY More Than $40K In Unpaid Taxes From His Taxi Biz
    Aug09

    Michael Cohen Owes NY More Than $40K In Unpaid Taxes From His Taxi Biz

    Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s “pit bull” personal attorney, owes New York state more than $40,000 in unpaid taxes through some of the lucrative taxi medallions he owns. The New York Daily News first reported Tuesday that Cohen owed nearly $40,000 in unpaid taxes earmarked to help finance the Metropolitan Transit Authority system....