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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Paradoxes of Trump’s Russia Strategy
    Jul14

    The Paradoxes of Trump’s Russia Strategy

    It has been a full week since Donald Trump met Vladimir Putin in Hamburg at this year’s G20 meeting—and what a week it’s been. The revelations regarding a meeting the President’s son had with a shady Russian lawyer this past year have cast a pall over his Administration. At the very minimum, the campaign betrayed a profoundly...

    Russian-American Lobbyist Paid to Fight Sanctions Was at 2016 Trump Tower Meeting
    Jul14

    Russian-American Lobbyist Paid to Fight Sanctions Was at 2016 Trump Tower Meeting

    The latest revelation about the Trump campaign’s secret meeting with Natalia Veselnitskaya on June 9, 2016 is that the Russian lawyer was accompanied to Trump Tower that day by Rinat Akhmetshin, a Russian-American lobbyist who was working to repeal sanctions on Russian officials implicated in human rights abuses. The presence of the...

    Official: 2 tourists slain in Egypt were German
    Jul14

    Official: 2 tourists slain in Egypt were German

    CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on developments in Egypt (all times local): 7:10 p.m. An Egyptian security official says the two tourists who were stabbed to death in a Red Sea resort were German, not Ukrainian as previously said. The official says that four other foreigners were wounded in Friday’s attack at a hotel in the Egyptian resort of...

    Russia’s Ban on US Adoptions Gets Snarled in New Melodrama
    Jul14

    Russia’s Ban on US Adoptions Gets Snarled in New Melodrama

    More than four years after it was imposed, Russia’s ban on adoptions by Americans is back in the news, rekindling frustration and sadness among some of those affected by it. Chuck Johnson, CEO of the National Council for Adoption, worries that any efforts by President Donald Trump’s administration to get the ban lifted might now be...

    Knife attacker kills two Ukrainian tourists in Egyptian resort – sources
    Jul14

    Knife attacker kills two Ukrainian tourists in Egyptian resort – sources

    The attacker had swum from a nearby public beach to access the holiday resort in Hurghada, some 400 km south of Cairo. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Russian-American Lobbyist Says He Was Part of Meeting Between Donald Trump Jr and Kremlin-linked Lawyer
    Jul14

    Russian-American Lobbyist Says He Was Part of Meeting Between Donald Trump Jr and Kremlin-linked Lawyer

    Washington, July 14: Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin says he was part of the meeting held between Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and Kremlin lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya in June 2016. Akhmetshin had earlier been accused of having ties with the Russian intelligence agencies. He has served in the Soviet military in a unit,...

    Two German Tourists Stabbed to Death on Egyptian Beach
    Jul14

    Two German Tourists Stabbed to Death on Egyptian Beach

    CAIRO—An Egyptian man stabbed two German tourists to death and wounded four other foreigners at a popular seaside vacation spot on Friday, officials and witnesses said. The knifeman killed the two German women, and wounded two other tourists at the Zahabia hotel in Hurghada and then swam to a neighboring beach to attack at least two more people...

    Brit who flew out to fight for Russia in war in Eastern Ukraine is jailed for five years
    Jul14

    Brit who flew out to fight for Russia in war in Eastern Ukraine is jailed for five years

    Benjamin Stimson, 41, reinvented himself as a self styled “soldier of the new Russia” after his business crumbled …read more Source:...

    Damneet Singh wins silver in World U-18 Athletics
    Jul14

    Damneet Singh wins silver in World U-18 Athletics

    Damneet Singh grabbed a silver in boys’ hammer throw event to give India their first medal on the third day of the IAAF World U-18 Athletics Championships in Nairobi on Friday. Damneet sent the 5kg chain and iron ball to a best distance of 74.20m, which he came up in his first attempt. This was his personal best effort. Mykhaylo Kokhan of...

    2 tourists killed in knife attack at Egyptian resort
    Jul14

    2 tourists killed in knife attack at Egyptian resort

    An attacker armed with a knife killed two female German tourists and wounded four other foreigners, including two Czechs, at an Egyptian Red Sea beach resort on Friday, local authorities and sources said. …read more Source:...