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    Turkish man barred from donating blood after US official cites Chernobyl disaster
    Jul31

    Turkish man barred from donating blood after US official cites Chernobyl disaster

    A Turkish man living in the U.S. state of Florida was disqualified from donating blood after an official cited him as living in Turkey, which shares the Black Sea with Ukraine, at the time of the 1986 accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, daily Habertürk reported on July 31. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    I’m a Marxist – we are misunderstood on both the left and right
    Jul31

    I’m a Marxist – we are misunderstood on both the left and right

    In these days of identity politics, the ideology remains refreshingly bracing in its view of the world. Earlier this month I stood among a cheering throng in a city square as a statue of Friedrich Engels was unveiled. This is not a sentence many have had cause to write for several decades. The “ceremony” marked the closing of the Manchester...

    Russia flaunts military might
    Jul31

    Russia flaunts military might

    Russia’s full naval might was on display Sunday as the country celebrated its annual Navy Day in multiple time zones, with parades and demonstrations held in all four corners of its vast territory, as well as at Russian bases abroad — including in Syria and in annexed Crimea. …read more Source:...

    U.S., U.K., Ukraine, others begin massive military drills In Georgia
    Jul31

    U.S., U.K., Ukraine, others begin massive military drills In Georgia

    Some 2,800 troops from host Georgia, the United States, and six other countries have begun a major military exercise in the South Caucasus nation. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reports. Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and other leaders on July 30 … …read more Source:...

    Putin expels 755 diplomats from Russia
    Jul31

    Putin expels 755 diplomats from Russia

    MOSCOW: Russia President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said the United States would have to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia and warned of a prolonged gridlock in its ties after the US Congress backed new sanctions against the Kremlin. Putin added bluntly that Russia was able to raise the stakes with America even further, although he hoped this...

    US to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia, says Putin
    Jul31

    US to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia, says Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a ceremony for Russia’s Navy Day in Saint Petersburg on July 30, 2017 © POOL/AFP / Alexander ZemlianichenkoMoscow, Russian Federation, Jul 30 – President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said the United States would have to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia and warned of a prolonged gridlock in its ties...

    What the Hell Is Trump’s Worldview, Anyway?
    Jul31

    What the Hell Is Trump’s Worldview, Anyway?

    Trump’s global dance with Vladimir Putin has played out in Syria and Ukraine in deeply bewildering fashion. When Trump administration officials announced an end to the covert CIA program to arm and train Syrian rebels in their fight against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, many framed it as a win for Russia — and while it was indeed...

    Putin Expels 755 US Diplomats in Response to New Sanctions
    Jul31

    Putin Expels 755 US Diplomats in Response to New Sanctions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered 755 American diplomats to leave, in retaliation against latest sanctions by the US Congress. The Russian strongman said he was responding to “unlawful” behavior by Washington, just days after Congress voted almost unanimously to impose fresh sanctions on Moscow. “The American side has made a move which, it...

    Vladimir Putin: Russian President expels 755 US diplomats from country
    Jul31

    Vladimir Putin: Russian President expels 755 US diplomats from country

    The Russian foreign ministry had earlier demanded Washington cut its diplomatic presence in Russia by September to 455 — the same number Moscow has in the US. President Vladimir Putin said 755 US diplomats must leave Russia and warned ties with Washington could be gridlocked for a long time, in a move Sunday that followed tough new American...

    US to cut 755 US diplomatic staff in Russia, says Putin
    Jul31

    US to cut 755 US diplomatic staff in Russia, says Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a ceremony for Russia’s Navy Day in Saint Petersburg on July 30, 2017 © POOL/AFP / Alexander ZemlianichenkoMoscow, Russian Federation, Jul 30 – President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said the United States would have to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia and warned of a prolonged gridlock in its ties...