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    NATO Shows Ukraine Support at Sea but War in East Turns Bloody
    Jul24

    NATO Shows Ukraine Support at Sea but War in East Turns Bloody

    The British and Turkish ships dock in Odessa as Kiev warns about a regression into deadly combat. …read more Source:...

    But What About Hillary Clinton?
    Jul24

    But What About Hillary Clinton?

    Donald Trump’s brand-new communications director got a glimpse of the challenge he faces this weekend. As Anthony Scaramucci toured the Sunday shows, promising a new era of better relations and positive vibes, his boss was firing off his most active string of Twitter complaints in some time, taking shots at Democrats, Republicans, the...

    EU divided on how to answer new U.S. sanctions against Russia
    Jul24

    EU divided on how to answer new U.S. sanctions against Russia

    FILE PHOTO: European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 14, 2017. BRUSSELS – European Commission preparations to retaliate against proposed new U.S. sanctions on Russia that could affect European firms are likely to face resistance within a bloc divided on how to deal with Moscow, diplomats,...

    ‘Seize the day’: Russian embassy pushes Crimea tourism campaign
    Jul24

    ‘Seize the day’: Russian embassy pushes Crimea tourism campaign

    Ah, Crimea … where the sun is shining and the price of sun lounger rentals is not subject to state regulation. Three years after Russia annexed the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine — an act the United Nations and most Western governments have condemned as illegal — it is now pushing a new tourism campaign for the region. On Monday, the […]...

    There’s A Lot We Still Don’t Know About Kushner’s Russian Contacts
    Jul24

    There’s A Lot We Still Don’t Know About Kushner’s Russian Contacts

    Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, on Monday detailed what he said were his only contacts with Russian operatives during the 2016 campaign in the hope of putting “these matters to rest.” Kushner released an 11-page statement ahead of his interview with the Senate Intelligence Committee that raises...

    Euromacht: Brussels über Alles?
    Jul24

    Euromacht: Brussels über Alles?

    While the elites of the Western world are still publicly reeling from Brexit and Trumpet (the trauma that followed the 2016 U.S. presidential election deserves its own somewhat silly appellation), some have already seized the opportunities offered by those shifts in the international order. This is particularly true for European...

    Kushner says he met Russians four times, denies collusion
    Jul24

    Kushner says he met Russians four times, denies collusion

    WASHINGTON: Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner said Monday he had contacts with Russian officials four times during his father-in-law Donald Trump’s presidential campaign but denied any collusion, hours before facing grilling by senators as part of the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. In a statement he will...

    Jared Kushner’s Russia defense raises more questions than it answers
    Jul24

    Jared Kushner’s Russia defense raises more questions than it answers

    Maybe the Russians shouldn’t have gone to Jared. Jared Kushner really wants everyone to believe that he did nothing wrong. Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top aide released a public statement about the Russia scandal on Monday morning, a preview of what he’s going to say in closed-door congressional testimony this week. “I did not...

    Belarusian foreign minister explains lack of progress in Ukraine conflict resolution
    Jul24

    Belarusian foreign minister explains lack of progress in Ukraine conflict resolution

    Vladimir Makei said: “Unfortunately, we believe that there are no prospects of getting the crisis in Ukraine’s east resolved in the near future. To secure peace and accord in the region, all the sides have to unconditionally fulfill the Minsk agreements. They don’t.” …read more Source:...

    Russia responsible for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: US envoy
    Jul24

    Russia responsible for ‘hot war’ in Ukraine: US envoy

    …read more Source: Taipei...