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    The White House’s facile comparison of the Trump-Russia and Clinton-Ukraine stories
    Jul25

    The White House’s facile comparison of the Trump-Russia and Clinton-Ukraine stories

    Here’s why the analogy is rather thin.Politics …read more Source:...

    Why it’s hard to take democrats seriously on Russia
    Jul25

    Why it’s hard to take democrats seriously on Russia

    Democrats are exasperated that Republicans don’t share their outrage over the ever-widening scandal surrounding Donald Trump and Russia. The president’s personal solicitousness toward Vladimir Putin, the alacrity of his son in welcoming potential assistance from Russians during the 2016 campaign, and mounting questions...

    Ukraine leader urges Russia to stop delivering arms to rebels
    Jul25

    Ukraine leader urges Russia to stop delivering arms to rebels

    Poroshenko urged Russia “to immediately cease aggressive actions and supply of weapons to the occupied territories.” …read more Source:...

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France vow to implement peace plan in Donbass
    Jul25

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France vow to implement peace plan in Donbass

    Leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine call for a “a complete ceasefire” in Ukraine’s conflict-ridden east. …read more Source:...

    US House votes Tuesday to sanction Russia, Iran, North Korea
    Jul25

    US House votes Tuesday to sanction Russia, Iran, North Korea

    WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives votes Tuesday to slap new sanctions against Russia, a move that limits President Donald Trump’s ability to tinker with the penalties and has also triggered uproar in Moscow and Europe. The legislation, which is the result of a congressional compromise reached at the weekend and is aimed at...

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels
    Jul25

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday demanded Russia’s Vladimir Putin halt arms supplies to rebels as the leaders of France and Germany tried to revive a peace plan. After a spike in violence, the four leaders discussed the Ukraine crisis for two hours by telephone in the latest round of talks aimed at stilling a …read more...

    Leading Republican Says Russia Sanctions Bill Not Finalized
    Jul25

    Leading Republican Says Russia Sanctions Bill Not Finalized

    A leading Republican senator says a bill toughening sanctions on Russia has not been finalized, despite earlier announcements of a bipartisan agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels
    Jul25

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday demanded Russia’s Vladimir Putin halt arms supplies to rebels as the leaders of France and Germany tried to revive a peace plan. After a spike in violence, the four leaders discussed the Ukraine crisis for two hours by telephone in the latest round of talks aimed at stilling a conflict that has...

    McCain to return to US Senate as health vote teeters
    Jul25

    McCain to return to US Senate as health vote teeters

    WASHINGTON: US Senator John McCain returns to Washington on Tuesday for the first time since being diagnosed with brain cancer, his office announced, in order to take key votes on repealing Obamacare and passing sanctions on Russia. “Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States Senate tomorrow to continue working on...

    Donald Trump: US President’s son-in-law denies collusion with Russia against Hillary Clinton
    Jul25

    Donald Trump: US President’s son-in-law denies collusion with Russia against Hillary Clinton

    "Let me be very clear — I did not collude with Russia, nor do I know of anyone else in the campaign who did so," Kushner said. Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top White House advisor Jared Kushner denied colluding with Moscow to sway the 2016 election Monday, insisting a string of undisclosed meetings with Russian officials...