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    Any US decision to send arms to Ukraine hinders peace talks: Russia
    Jul25

    Any US decision to send arms to Ukraine hinders peace talks: Russia

    Russia says any US decision to provide Ukraine with weapons will set back peace talks and heighten tensions. …read more Source:...

    Trump renews attacks on own attorney general
    Jul25

    Trump renews attacks on own attorney general

    US President Donald Trump resumed his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, calling his onetime ally “VERY weak” in pursuing intelligence leaks and for failing to go after former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over her email. Trump’s latest Twitter salvo followed a report in the Washington Post that the...

    Joining Ukrainian Separatists Brings Mixed Fortunes For Foreigners
    Jul25

    Joining Ukrainian Separatists Brings Mixed Fortunes For Foreigners

    A trio of Italians who joined Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine in 2014 are all still at large — although the net has closed on other foreign militants. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Does Georgia’s Ex-President Risk Extradition From Ukraine?
    Jul25

    Does Georgia’s Ex-President Risk Extradition From Ukraine?

    In the run-up to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s recent state visit to Georgia, there was a flurry of speculation about whether Mikheil Saakashvili might be extradited from Ukraine to face trial in Tbilisi on charges stemming from his 10 years as Georgia’s president. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    President Trump embarrasses Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Twitter again
    Jul25

    President Trump embarrasses Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Twitter again

    President Donald Trump ramped up his public attacks on U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions onTuesday, shaming him for his “very weak position” on the subject of Ukraine efforts to help Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. “Ukrainian efforts to sabotage Trump campaign — ‘quietly working to boost Clinton.’...

    ‘Sessions Has a VERY Weak Position on Clinton Crimes’: Trump Issues New Loyalty Test to Attorney General
    Jul25

    ‘Sessions Has a VERY Weak Position on Clinton Crimes’: Trump Issues New Loyalty Test to Attorney General

    Trump sharpened his attack against Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday in a series of tweets. President Donald Trump has made clear to Attorney General Jeff Sessions that he must launch an investigation of Hillary Clinton to keep his job.The president has been attacking Sessions, the first Republican senator to endorse his campaign, for...

    Why there is so much focus on Jared Kushner’s Russia contacts
    Jul25

    Why there is so much focus on Jared Kushner’s Russia contacts

    JUDY WOODRUFF: At the start of this week, the latest focus of the Russia investigations on Jared Kushner has exposed new details of the president son-in-law’s dealings with Moscow. We break down what we know and the key questions that remain with special correspondent Nick Schifrin. So, Nick, you have spent the day talking to a lot of...

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap
    Jul25

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap

    The attorney general is deeply committed to an ideological agenda — and working hard to turn it into reality. President Donald Trump, despite his reality TV reputation, has only fired two people — and in both cases, it’s caused more problems for him than it solved. So while he seems to be running out of patience with Attorney General Jeff...

    Ukraine Threatens Kusturica with Ban over Crimea Visit
    Jul25

    Ukraine Threatens Kusturica with Ban over Crimea Visit

    Ukraine threatened to prosecute and ban famous Serbian film-maker Emir Kusturica from its territory after he visited Crimea and praised the Russian takeover of the peninsula. …read more Source: Balkan...

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies
    Jul25

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies

    U.S. special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker has told Current Time TV that the White House is considering providing “defensive arms” to Ukraine. Speaking in Paris on July 25, he said such a move would enable Ukraine to defend itself “if Russia were to take further steps against Ukrainian territory.” …read more Source:...