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    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine
    Jul31

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine

    A Pennsylvania-based coal company has won a contract to supply coal to Ukraine’s state-owned power company in preparation for that country’s winter heating needs. Officials said the deal would bolster … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    U.S. Set To Deliver Coal To Ukraine For The First Time
    Jul31

    U.S. Set To Deliver Coal To Ukraine For The First Time

    The United States is set to begin delivering coal to Ukraine for the first time in a deal Washington framed as a move toward reducing Kyiv’s reliance on Russian energy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine
    Jul31

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine

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    As the US and EU square off over Russia sanctions, only Putin can win | Natalie Nougayrède
    Jul31

    As the US and EU square off over Russia sanctions, only Putin can win | Natalie Nougayrède

    Instead of applauding Washington’s moves against Putin, the EU is furious. Russia’s leader is again profiting from the craziness around Donald Trump• Natalie Nougayrède is a Guardian columnistMike Pence, the US vice-president, is on a European tour this week to assure allies that “America First doesn’t mean America alone”. But...

    Brest road construction company wins road maintenance tender in Ukraine’s Zhytomir Oblast
    Jul31

    Brest road construction company wins road maintenance tender in Ukraine’s Zhytomir Oblast

    Brest-based road construction company No. 4 can also help repair streets in Kiev, in particular, Naberezhnoye Highway. …read more Source:...

    Vladimir Putin to America: You’ve Let Me Down
    Jul31

    Vladimir Putin to America: You’ve Let Me Down

    Sunday night, Vladimir Putin went on national television and explained his decision to slice American diplomatic staff in Russia by two-thirds. He was retaliating for Barack Obama’s December expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, as well as newly passed congressional sanctions, by kicking out 755 American diplomatic staff—a response over 20...

    Report: RNC Employees Asked To Save All 2016 Campaign Documents
    Jul31

    Report: RNC Employees Asked To Save All 2016 Campaign Documents

    In a memo sent to employees on Friday, the Republican National Committee’s (RNC) lawyers told employees to hold onto any documents related to the 2016 presidential campaign as well as any records that may relate to an investigation into the election, according to a report. The memo, obtained by BuzzFeed News, said the request was just a...

    US-Russia ties at new low with expulsions of diplomats
    Jul31

    US-Russia ties at new low with expulsions of diplomats

    MOSCOW (AP) — With a sweeping cut in the number of U.S. diplomatic personnel in Russia, President Vladimir Putin has raised the stakes further in an escalating rift with the United States. In December 2016, following allegations of Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election, President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian...

    How U.S. Sanctions Are Working (Or Not) in 5 Countries
    Jul31

    How U.S. Sanctions Are Working (Or Not) in 5 Countries

    Sanctions are back in the news — though if you’re President Donald Trump, that’s not a good thing. Here’s a look at the current state of U.S. sanctions on a few key countries and how they’re faring. Russia This week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a new round of sanctions against Russia, targeting its...

    Pence Reaffirms U.S. Commitment to NATO’s Article 5
    Jul31

    Pence Reaffirms U.S. Commitment to NATO’s Article 5

    Vice President Mike Pence on Monday reaffirmed America’s commitment to NATO, and pledged that the United States will come to the defense of member countries that are attacked. “Under President Donald Trump, the United States stands firmly behind our Article 5 pledge of mutual defense — an attack on one of us is an attack on us...