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    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb06

    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin

    President Donald Trump drew fire from Republicans and Democrats alike Sunday, after he defended a softer stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. The post Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin appeared first on Inquirer News. …read more Source: The Philippine...

    McConnell, Rubio disagree with Trump’s defense of Putin
    Feb06

    McConnell, Rubio disagree with Trump’s defense of Putin

    Both Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) took issue with President Donald Trump’s defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin Sunday. Trump, in a widely promoted pre-Super Bowl interview Sunday with Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly, answered a question about Putin being a killer with an assertion...

    Shooting stops in flash-point Ukraine town as Kiev leader puts positive spin on Trump chat
    Feb06

    Shooting stops in flash-point Ukraine town as Kiev leader puts positive spin on Trump chat

    The guns fell quiet in a flash-point eastern Ukrainian town Sunday after a week-long surge in violence that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to pledge to help bring peace to the European Union’s backyard. The Ukrainian military said late Sunday that no soldiers had been killed in the past 24 hours for the first time […] The post...

    Tennis: Svitolina claims Taiwan Open title
    Feb06

    Tennis: Svitolina claims Taiwan Open title

    TAIPEI (AFP) – Top seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine won the Taiwan Open on Sunday after beating Chinas Shuai Peng in a convincing victory.The world ranked number 13 defeated her opponent in straight sets 6-3, 6-2, clinching her fifth WTA singles title.The Ukrainian, who had been struggling with flu since arriving in Taipei, played a tough...

    Is Russia testing Donald Trump in eastern Ukraine?
    Feb05

    Is Russia testing Donald Trump in eastern Ukraine?

    Pro-Russian separatists and government troops blame each other for increasing ceasefire violations. …read more Source: AL...

    Integer withdraws from several parcel locker markets
    Feb05

    Integer withdraws from several parcel locker markets

    WSE-listed postal operator Integer has announced that it will withdraw from its parcel locker operations in Malaysia and Ukraine. Furthermore it will close its operations in Spain, Norway and Brazil. “The cost of terminating activity in those countries will cost about PLN 5.5-6 million,” the company said in a market filing. The parcel lockers...

    Trump says he respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump says he respects ‘killer’ Putin

    PALM BEACH: President Donald Trump has rebuffed calls for a tougher stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations inside the country and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Trump — now two weeks into his four-year term — showed no signs of yielding to demands from within his own Republican Party to distance himself from President...

    Mladenovic wins St Petersburg title
    Feb05

    Mladenovic wins St Petersburg title

    ST PETERSBURG — France’s Kristina Mladenovic won her maiden WTA singles title overcoming Kazakhstan’s Yulia Putintseva in the final of the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy here Sunday.
 Mladenovic, ranked 51st in the world, won a tough three-setter 6-2, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4 in two hours 36 minutes to earn a 3-2 lead in their head-to-head record...

    US will work with Kiev, Moscow to end Ukraine conflict: Trump
    Feb05

    US will work with Kiev, Moscow to end Ukraine conflict: Trump

    February 06, 2017 5:00 AMWASHINGTON • US President Donald Trump said he was willing to work with both Kiev and Moscow to resolve a separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, following a telephone call with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko last Saturday. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Trump respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump respects ‘killer’ Putin

    President Donald Trump has rebuffed calls for a tougher stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations inside the country and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine.Trump – now two weeks into his four-year term – showed no signs of yielding to demands from within his own Republican Party to distance himself from President Vladimir Putin.“I...