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    Donald Trump, Putin discussed sanctions on sidelines of G20 summit: White House
    Jul11

    Donald Trump, Putin discussed sanctions on sidelines of G20 summit: White House

    The high-stakes encounter came amid a federal probe into Russian election-meddling efforts, as well as tensions over conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Republican impatience grows over stalled Russia sanctions bill
    Jul11

    Republican impatience grows over stalled Russia sanctions bill

    A key House chairman, frustrated that a Senate-passed Russia sanctions bill has stalled in his chamber, is considering crafting his own plan to punish Moscow — even as White House officials lobby to defang the legislation. House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce may write his own Russia sanctions legislation if the House...

    Trump admires Putin, but he doesn’t understand him
    Jul11

    Trump admires Putin, but he doesn’t understand him

    President Trump made many mistakes during Friday’s summit with Vladimir Putin, beginning by saying it was an “honor†to meet with the Russian strongman. But the most disheartening takeaway from the meeting is that, like Barack Obama and John Kerry before them, Trump and his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson,...

    Russian aid centre in Serbia rebuffs spy fears
    Jul11

    Russian aid centre in Serbia rebuffs spy fears

    NIS, Serbia: Showing off tents, lifeboats and other rescue equipment at the Russian-Serbian Humanitarian Centre, co-director Viacheslav Vlasenko laughs at Western suspicions that his workplace is a front for a spy operation. “We are very open here,” the cordial 70-year-old Russian told AFP at the base in the strategically-located town...

    New variant of banking trojan emerges in Kazakhstan
    Jul11

    New variant of banking trojan emerges in Kazakhstan

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM A new variant of the Zeus banking trojan, Neutrino has emerged in Kazakhstan, Russia, Algeria, Ukraine, and Egypt. Neutrino is custom-made to collect credit card information from point-of-sale systems, Kaspersky Lab experts said. …read more Source:...

    Was Donald Trump Jr. Told the Kremlin Was Behind the Leak?
    Jul11

    Was Donald Trump Jr. Told the Kremlin Was Behind the Leak?

    Last week, Donald Trump Jr. wasn’t considered part of the sprawling Russia investigation that has consumed his father’s early presidency. Now he is firmly at its center.The New York Times reported over the weekend that the president’s eldest son met with a Russian lawyer who promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton....

    Ryanair abandons plan to start flights to Ukraine
    Jul11

    Ryanair abandons plan to start flights to Ukraine

    [KIEV] Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair said Monday that it was dropping plans to start flights to Ukraine, claiming that Kiev’s airport had not fulfilled pledges made as part of an unspecified “growth agreement”. …read more Source: The Business...

    NATO pledges support to Ukraine
    Jul11

    NATO pledges support to Ukraine

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says his country will begin talks with NATO on an action plan to join the western military alliance. …read more Source:...

    Russia continues construction of Crimea power plant
    Jul11

    Russia continues construction of Crimea power plant

    Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says his country will continue the building of two power plants in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    White House Criticizes Russia Sanctions Stalled in House 
    Jul11

    White House Criticizes Russia Sanctions Stalled in House 

    WASHINGTON – A new package of economic sanctions on Russia and Iran unacceptably constrains the president’s authority, the White House said Monday as Democrats complained that the Trump administration was trying to weaken the penalties. The legislation sailed through the Senate nearly a month ago in response to Russia’s meddling in...