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    Top seed Kuznetosva boosts Singpore hopes in Moscow
    Oct21

    Top seed Kuznetosva boosts Singpore hopes in Moscow

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova battled into the semi-finals of the Kremlin Cup on Thursday with a hard-fought win over tearful ninth seed Timea Babos of Hungary to boost her hopes of making the WTA Finals.The two-time Grand Slam title winner, ranked ninth in the world, won her first ever meeting with Babos 7-5, 6-7 (2/7),...

    ‘I Don’t Have Anyone Left’: What Life Is Like for Refugees in Ukraine
    Oct21

    ‘I Don’t Have Anyone Left’: What Life Is Like for Refugees in Ukraine

    KURAKHOVO, Ukraine—They all have a reason to go home. For some, it’s to reunite with friends and family, to regain their dignity, or to find a job so they can afford to pay the rent and buy groceries. Others simply want to rejoin the lives they left behind to escape the Russian artillery and rockets. “Going back home is the only thing that...

    Ukraine, Russia make headway in talks
    Oct20

    Ukraine, Russia make headway in talks

    BERLIN: Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia agreed to draw up a road map in November on how to implement a stalled ceasefire deal for eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after five hours of talks among the leaders of the four countries. The sides also agreed to withdrawals of Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatists...

    Europe’s mood hardens on Russia sanctions despite pause in Aleppo bombings
    Oct20

    Europe’s mood hardens on Russia sanctions despite pause in Aleppo bombings

    European Union leaders condemned Russia on Thursday for its bombing of civilians in Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo and Britain, France and Germany backed a push to consider sanctions against Moscow if the atrocities continue. Arriving in Brussels after late-night talks on Wednesday in Berlin with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, French...

    Messi ruins Guardiola return, Bayern stop rot
    Oct20

    Messi ruins Guardiola return, Bayern stop rot

    Lionel Messi spoiled Pep Guardiola’s homecoming by scoring a hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-0 win over 10-man Manchester City in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich shook off their recent patchy form to defeat PSV Eindhoven 4-1. Messi pounced on a Fernandinho slip to nudge Barca in front on 17 minutes, and the Argentine...

    Ukraine and Syria Are in U.S. Election Limbo
    Oct20

    Ukraine and Syria Are in U.S. Election Limbo

    European leaders are unable to negotiate on the hot spots without some decisions from Washington. …read more Source:...

    Editorial: Candidates must reveal strategy for Russia
    Oct20

    Editorial: Candidates must reveal strategy for Russia

    Whatever awaits voters come inauguration day, it’s now clear that one of the biggest foreign policy challenges facing the next president is what to do about Russia. Yet America’s plan for meeting that challenge is far from clear. President Barack Obama’s unwillingness to meaningfully challenge Russia has increased the risk of a...

    Russian leader backs armed OSCE mission in east Ukraine
    Oct20

    Russian leader backs armed OSCE mission in east Ukraine

    The Russian president supports the deployment of an armed monitoring mission to the conflict-torn areas in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump keeps falling for Vladimir Putin’s praise and propaganda, and it’s finally hurting his campaign
    Oct20

    Donald Trump keeps falling for Vladimir Putin’s praise and propaganda, and it’s finally hurting his campaign

    Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (Credit: Reuters/RIA Novosti/Brendan McDermid/Photo montage by Salon) One of the most memorable moments of Wednesday’s presidential debate was when Hillary Clinton told Donald Trump that Putin preferred him because “he’d rather have a puppet as president of the United States.” Trump’s response was a...

    Little optimism after Normandy format meeting
    Oct20

    Little optimism after Normandy format meeting

    Skepticism, renewed accusations and a little gloating. Reactions from Kyiv and Moscow after the Ukraine crisis meeting in Berlin offer little hope for a breakthrough. …read more Source:...