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    US Congress Reaches Deal on Combined Russia, Iran, North Korea Sanctions Bill
    Jul23

    US Congress Reaches Deal on Combined Russia, Iran, North Korea Sanctions Bill

    The United States Congress reached on Saturday an agreement to impose new sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election and its actions in Ukraine, a plan that is to be voted on this week in the House of Representatives. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Deadly botulism toxin ‘could threaten the UK’ as dozens of cases diagnosed in Europe
    Jul23

    Deadly botulism toxin ‘could threaten the UK’ as dozens of cases diagnosed in Europe

    THE deadly rare toxin botulism, which North Korea claims killed US student Otto Warmbier, could spread across Europe after dozens of cases were reported in Ukraine, experts have warned. …read more Source:...

    EU sounds alarm, urges US to coordinate on Russia sanctions
    Jul23

    EU sounds alarm, urges US to coordinate on Russia sanctions

    BRUSSELS: The European Union sounded an alarm on Saturday about moves in the US Congress to step up US sanctions on Russia, urging Washington to keep coordinating with its G7 partners and warning of unintended consequences.In a statement by a spokeswoman after Republicans and Democrats in the US Congress reached a deal that could see new...

    Kononenko from Ukraine’s Kolss Team wins 7th stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake
    Jul23

    Kononenko from Ukraine’s Kolss Team wins 7th stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake

    Mykhaylo Kononenko from Ukraine’s Kolss Cycling Team (KLS) won the 7th stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake on Saturday. …read more Source: English China News...

    Congress agrees on Russia sanctions, setting up showdown with Trump
    Jul23

    Congress agrees on Russia sanctions, setting up showdown with Trump

    Congressional negotiators from both parties agreed Saturday on a bill to punish Moscow for meddling in the US presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria. The measure would handcuff President Trump’s ability to ease the sanctions on his own. Trump would have to explain to Congress why he wants to ease…...

    Why Trump’s solo meeting with Putin was a big no-no
    Jul23

    Why Trump’s solo meeting with Putin was a big no-no

    The latest Washington scandal reads like a 19th century morality tale: The president met with Vladimir Putin by himself! Without his own interpreter! For an unscheduled hour! No one knows what happened! His virtue is forever in question. Talking heads, the tittering class of modern Washington, are apoplectic. As often happens in a moment of...

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia: paper
    Jul23

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia: paper

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany has warned Russia that breaches of sanctions including the relocation to Crimea of four gas turbines delivered to Russia by Siemens are straining political relations between the two countries, Bild am Sonntag reported on Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Lebanese and Ukrainian communities live it up at festivals
    Jul23

    Lebanese and Ukrainian communities live it up at festivals

    There was fun, national costumes, dancing and food, food, food as two of the region’s main cultural groups celebrated their heritage Saturday. Over at the St. Elias Cathedral, thousands from the Lebanese community, and non-Lebanese friends, gathered in force for the 27th year for everything from tours of the stately cathedral to traditional...

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia
    Jul23

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia – paper
    Jul23

    Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia – paper

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany has warned Russia that breaches of sanctions including the relocation to Crimea of four gas turbines delivered to Russia by Siemens are straining political relations between the two countries, Bild am Sonntag reported on Sunday. …read more Source: The...