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    Australian official rejects criticisms of China investor ban
    Aug12

    Australian official rejects criticisms of China investor ban

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s treasurer on Friday rejected accusations that the true reason his government plans to ban Chinese bidders from leasing a Sydney electricity grid is to appease influential lawmakers with xenophobic views. Treasurer Scott Morrison announced Thursday that he intends to block Chinese state-owned State Grid...

    US urges Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea
    Aug12

    US urges Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea

    The United States has urged Ukraine and Russia to show restraint after Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko deployed all forces near Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine on high alert over Crimea tensions with Russia
    Aug12

    Ukraine on high alert over Crimea tensions with Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine put its forces around Crimea on high alert Thursday, August 11, as tensions soared after Moscow accused Kiev of attempting to mount armed incursions into the disputed peninsula. Russia’s FSB security service said on Wednesday, August 10, it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea this week by Ukrainian...

    Rio 2016: Saina, Sindhu advance after doubles’ flop show
    Aug12

    Rio 2016: Saina, Sindhu advance after doubles’ flop show

    It was packed stadium to cheer their local hope Vicente Lohaynny. More than her world No. 71 opponent, India’s Saina Nehwal was troubled by the loud noise and faster speed of this side court. Every point of Vicente was celebrated like a victory. There were times when when world No. 5 looked perturbed by the noise in the first game that...

    Russia protects Crimea from destabilizing attempts
    Aug12

    Russia protects Crimea from destabilizing attempts

    Russia has foiled a new attempted incursion by the Ukrainian military into Crimea over the weekend. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine denies attempted troop invasion of Crimea
    Aug12

    Ukraine denies attempted troop invasion of Crimea

    Ukraine on Wednesday denied a statement by the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) on Ukrainian troops attempting to invade Crimea and plotting terror attacks on the peninsula. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Ukraine on high alert as Russia tensions over Crimea soar, Putin issues threat
    Aug12

    Ukraine on high alert as Russia tensions over Crimea soar, Putin issues threat

    Ukraine put its forces around Crimea on high alert Thursday, as tensions soared after Moscow accused Kiev of attempting to mount armed incursions into the disputed peninsula. Russia’s FSB security service said on Wednesday it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea this week by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten back armed...

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea
    Aug12

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea

    WASHINGTON: The United States on Thursday called on Ukraine and Russia to show restraint after Moscow accused Kiev of plotting attacks in disputed Crimea, and urged a resumption of talks. Ukraine has put its forces on high alert after Russia’s FSB security service said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in the Black Sea peninsula this week...

    How Trudeau’s foreign policy could blow up in his face
    Aug12

    How Trudeau’s foreign policy could blow up in his face

    Politicians can only rarely follow through on long-term, big-picture foreign policy plans. The world shifts and changes in unexpected ways, and leaders adjust. Here, for example, is a now almost unrecognizable George W. Bush during a 2000 presidential campaign debate with Al Gore: “I’m worried about over-committing our military around the...

    US calls on Russia, Ukraine to reduce tension in Crimea
    Aug12

    US calls on Russia, Ukraine to reduce tension in Crimea

    The United States urged Russia and Ukraine to avoid the scalation of tension in Crimea, the State Department said Thursday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...