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    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines – Lavrov
    Aug08

    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines – Lavrov

    BAKU (Reuters) – Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany may hold a “summit” on the sidelines of the Group of 20 meeting in China to discuss the Ukraine peace process, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian, 23, who faked age for high school pleads guilty
    Aug08

    Ukrainian, 23, who faked age for high school pleads guilty

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) ” A 23-year-old Ukrainian man accused of faking his name and age while attending a Pennsylvania high school and having sex with an underage girl has pleaded guilty.Artur Samarin entered the plea Monday in Harrisburg… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines: Lavrov
    Aug08

    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines: Lavrov

    Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany may hold a “summit” on the sidelines of the Group of 20 meeting in China to discuss the Ukraine peace process, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Report: Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust execution site in Ukraine
    Aug08

    Report: Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust execution site in Ukraine

    “In August 1942, the last workers of the Jewish ghetto were killed there. A few thousand people, from 2,500 to 6,000 according to various sources.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ibtihaj Muhammad: First American athlete to compete in the Olympics wearing hijab
    Aug08

    Ibtihaj Muhammad: First American athlete to compete in the Olympics wearing hijab

    Muhammad wore a plain black Muslim head scarf under a red, white and blue mask as she won her opening bout. Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad on Monday, August 8 became the first American to compete in the Olympics wearing a hijab.Muhammad wore a plain black Muslim head scarf under a red, white and blue mask as she won her opening bout in the women’s...

    Italy’s Campriani takes gold in 10m Air Rifle event
    Aug08

    Italy’s Campriani takes gold in 10m Air Rifle event

    Italy’s Niccolo Campriani won gold in the Olympic men’s 10-metre air rifle on Monday with a score of 206.1 after a poor final shot from Serihy Kulish of Ukraine, widening what had been a razor-thin gap between the two. …read more Source:...

    Russians Grow Increasingly Indifferent to Vladimir Putin As Economy Bites
    Aug08

    Russians Grow Increasingly Indifferent to Vladimir Putin As Economy Bites

    Russians are feeling more indifferent towards President Vladimir Putin than at any time before the Ukraine crisis, according to independent pollster the Levada Center. Putin, who returned to a controversial third but non-consecutive term as president in 2012, saw a huge boost to his approval rating following the decision to intervene in the...

    Marek Hilšer: The activist and brain tumour specialist who’s running for president
    Aug08

    Marek Hilšer: The activist and brain tumour specialist who’s running for president

    Though the next Czech presidential elections don’t take place until the start of 2018, Marek Hilšer has already thrown his hat into the ring as a candidate. A doctor by profession, the 40-year-old is perhaps best known for his eye-catching civic activism, such as when – protesting Russia’s treatment of Ukraine – he and a colleague...

    Reality TV created Donald Trump. Next, it will destroy him.
    Aug08

    Reality TV created Donald Trump. Next, it will destroy him.

    Trump can’t follow a crucial rule of the TV genre that made him popular and it will be his undoing – again. It may be that, looking back on this summer, the days immediately following the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia will be those that we point to as marking a watershed in the 2016 campaign — where the Trump wave finally...

    Media Advisory: Remaining Members of Operation UNIFIER Contingent Returning From Ukraine
    Aug08

    Media Advisory: Remaining Members of Operation UNIFIER Contingent Returning From Ukraine

    VALCARTIER, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Aug. 8, 2016) – Media representative are invited to attend the homecoming of a second, final group of approximately 100 soldiers this Wednesday as they return from the first rotation of Operation (Op) UNIFIER. When: Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 7:30 pm (scheduled time of aircraft arrival)...