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    Will Congress Hold Russia Accountable for the Behavior Trump Excuses?
    Jul10

    Will Congress Hold Russia Accountable for the Behavior Trump Excuses?

    From the start of the Trump-Russia story, there have been many secrets, but no mysteries.Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election to help Donald Trump. Donald Trump publicly welcomed that help, and integrated the fruits of Russian intervention into his closing campaign argument. (“I love WikiLeaks!”) Since being elected he has...

    Trump wants to work with Putin to fight election hacking
    Jul10

    Trump wants to work with Putin to fight election hacking

    No, really. President Trump began his high-profile Europe trip by publicly questioning the US intelligence community’s unanimous conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election. He used a one-one-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to make clear Moscow wouldn’t be punished for the hack. Then, on Sunday, Trump...

    Tillerson urges Moscow to ease Ukraine conflict
    Jul09

    Tillerson urges Moscow to ease Ukraine conflict

    Kiev: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged Russia Sunday to take the “first step” to ease the bloody separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, which Kiev and the West believe is being fuelled by Moscow. Tillerson said sanctions will remain in place against Russia “until Moscow reverses their actions”. “It is necessary for Russia to take the...

    Politics: ‘This implicates us in their propaganda’: The US just made a striking concession to the Kremlin
    Jul09

    Politics: ‘This implicates us in their propaganda’: The US just made a striking concession to the Kremlin

    The US could inadvertently be furthering Russia's disinformation campaign. US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin emerged from their first one-on-one sit-down since Trump took office, both claiming victory. The two superpower leaders discussed a slew of topics, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters after...

    Tillerson tells Russia it must take first steps to reduce tensions in Ukraine
    Jul09

    Tillerson tells Russia it must take first steps to reduce tensions in Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said American and European sanctions will remain in place until Moscow reversed course in the region …read more Source:...

    Konta swinging freely towards title: Coach
    Jul09

    Konta swinging freely towards title: Coach

    Britain’s Wimbledon title hope Johanna Konta is often parodied for her mantra of “sticking to the process” but, far from being a tennis robot, coach Wim Fissette says when his player goes out on court she can think on her feet.Sydney-born Konta is four wins away from becoming the first British player to win the Wimbledon women’s title...

    Trump and Putin finally come face to face in Hamburg
    Jul09

    Trump and Putin finally come face to face in Hamburg

    The two have been subject to much speculation and scrutiny over the past several months, so it was natural that their first meeting would generate huge interest in their home countries and around the world. The just-concluded G20 summit in Hamburg saw Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin come face to face for the first time. Trump called it an...

    US sanctions against Russia over Ukraine and Syria to remain
    Jul09

    US sanctions against Russia over Ukraine and Syria to remain

    President Trump tweets that it would be premature to consider any relaxation. …read more Source:...

    NATO membership is Ukraine’s main foreign policy priority
    Jul09

    NATO membership is Ukraine’s main foreign policy priority

    Ukraine has officially set NATO membership as a key foreign policy goal, overturning the country’s non-aligned status adopted by the previous government ousted in the Euromaidan coup of 2014. An amendment to Ukraine’s main law related to security was signed by President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday and officially came into force on...

    Trump: I discussed ‘impenetrable cybersecurity unit’ with Putin
    Jul09

    Trump: I discussed ‘impenetrable cybersecurity unit’ with Putin

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin talked about “forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit†to safeguard against election-hacking when the two leaders met in Germany last week. Trump tweeted Sunday that he “strongly pressed†Putin...