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    Felix Sater’s emails show he was in Moscow for more than real estate: ‘Our boy can become president’

    On Sunday, The Washington Post reported that Trump associate Felix Sater had made a lengthy trip to Moscow during the presidential campaign as part of Trump’s ongoing effort to secure a real estate deal in Russia. But as emails from that visit emerge, it appears that Sater was after a lot more than just a building lot. “Our boy can become...

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to step up peace efforts
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to step up peace efforts

    BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for Russia and Ukraine to increase their efforts to implement a fragile ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Macron Urge Russia, Ukraine To Step Up Peace Efforts
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron Urge Russia, Ukraine To Step Up Peace Efforts

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have called for Russia and Ukraine to step up their efforts to implement a fragile cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to back cease-fire
    Aug28

    Merkel, Macron urge Russia, Ukraine to back cease-fire

    France and Germany on Monday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian opposite number to ensure that a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is enforced, warning there has been little let-up in the violence. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Viewing Ukraine from Armenia
    Aug28

    Viewing Ukraine from Armenia

    Prompted by the New York Times reporting that North Korea may have gotten some of its best missile technology from a factory in Ukraine, I realized there was a long-standing gap in my understanding of where that country fell in … …read more Source:...

    U.S. Reporter Killed Covering South Sudan Clashes
    Aug28

    U.S. Reporter Killed Covering South Sudan Clashes

    U.S. flagAn American journalist has been killed while covering clashes between government and rebel forces in restive South Sudan, local officials and the US mission in Juba said on Sunday. Christopher Allen, a freelance reporter and photographer, was embedded with insurgent troops when fighting broke out in Kaya, near South Sudan’s...

    Romania’s Dulgheru wins Hodmezovasarhely ITF women’s singles event
    Aug28

    Romania’s Dulgheru wins Hodmezovasarhely ITF women’s singles event

    Romanian tennis player Alexandra Dulgheru on Sunday won the women’s singles event final of the 25,000-USD Hodmezovasarhely ITF tournament in Hungary, after defeating the Ukrainian Ganna Poznikhirenko in two sets 7-5 6-2. …read more Source:...

    Volker Says Ukraine To Make Own Decision On NATO
    Aug28

    Volker Says Ukraine To Make Own Decision On NATO

    Kurt Volker, the U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in Ukraine, says that the country is not ready yet to join NATO. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine crisis will ‘cripple’ Russia-US relations, envoy warns
    Aug28

    Ukraine crisis will ‘cripple’ Russia-US relations, envoy warns

    Kurt Volker also confirms Washington is ‘seriously considering’ arming Kiev …read more Source: Financial...

    Romania’s Dulgheru wins Hodmezovasarhely ITF women’s singles event
    Aug28

    Romania’s Dulgheru wins Hodmezovasarhely ITF women’s singles event

    Romanian tennis player Alexandra Dulgheru on Sunday won the women’s singles event final of the 25,000-USD Hodmezovasarhely ITF tournament in Hungary, after defeating the Ukrainian Ganna Poznikhirenko in two sets 7-5 6-2. …read more Source:...