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    The Real Winner At The GOP Convention Is Vladimir Putin
    Jul20

    The Real Winner At The GOP Convention Is Vladimir Putin

    CLEVELAND ― While the nation obsessed over Melania Trump’s plagiarism and other oddities during the first day of the Republican National Convention, something much wilder ― and more telling about the substance of a potential Trump presidency ― went down largely unnoticed.Team Trump proved that they now have such a tight grip on the...

    Ukraine army deaths soar in July
    Jul19

    Ukraine army deaths soar in July

    Kiev: Ukraine’s army suffered its deadliest month since August 2015 as international diplomacy fails to stem more than two years of fighting in the nation’s east. Seven soldiers were killed and 14 wounded in the past 24 hours, the biggest daily death toll since May, military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Tuesday. That brings the...

    Good day for Jamaican sprinters on Day 1 of World U-20 Championships
    Jul19

    Good day for Jamaican sprinters on Day 1 of World U-20 Championships

    Jamaica’s medal hopefuls Junelle Bromfield and Tiffany James are safely through to the semi-finals of the women’s 100 metres at the 2016 IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Both easily won their heat during the afternoon session on the opening day of the five-day championships on Tuesday. Bromfield, who is the top...

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online against Sex Abuse
    Jul19

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online against Sex Abuse

    Women across Russia and Ukraine are uniting and speaking out – for once, not about the tensions between their two nations, nor the Russia-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine – but about their experiences of rape and sexual violence.Victoria Ivleva was just 20… …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul19

    News24.com | Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    Ukraine said seven of its soldiers have been killed and 14 wounded in “very heated” fighting that marked the bloodiest clashes with pro-Russian separatists in two months. …read more Source:...

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online Against Sex Abuse
    Jul19

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online Against Sex Abuse

    Women across Russia and Ukraine are uniting and speaking out — for once, not about the tensions between their two nations, nor the Russia-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine — but about their experiences of rape and sexual violence. Victoria Ivleva was just 20 years old when she was raped by a stranger just steps from her Moscow...

    How History Can Help Our Fight Against ISIS
    Jul19

    How History Can Help Our Fight Against ISIS

    Once again, the world is reeling at the news of yet another terror attack. A truck plowed it’s way through a crowded street, mowing people down, and when it was all said and done 84 people have been reported dead with dozens more injured. AP Photo/Luca BrunoAnd the world asks – When will it end? I don’t like seeing the images...

    [Ticker] EU predicts Ukraine visa-free travel in October
    Jul19

    [Ticker] EU predicts Ukraine visa-free travel in October

    Enlargement commissioner Hahn told Ukraine’s new PM, Groysman, in Brussels Tuesday he expected Ukrainian nationals to be granted visa-free access to most EU countries from October. He noted that a recent €100mn EU grant, part of €7bn of grants and loans since 2014, could be used to “top up” civil servants’ salaries to...

    Russian stars who could miss the Rio Olympics
    Jul19

    Russian stars who could miss the Rio Olympics

    MOSCOW (AP) — The International Olympic Committee says it is exploring the legal options for a possible ban of the entire Russian team from next month’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as a result of the country’s repeated doping scandals. Russia finished fourth in the gold medal table at the 2012 Olympics in London and third in the...

    How John Kerry Handled Turkey’s Coup
    Jul19

    How John Kerry Handled Turkey’s Coup

    For the last five days, Secretary of State John Kerry has been locked in a fight between order and chaos, and it’s not clear who is winning. After standing with French President Francois Hollande to celebrate Bastille Day in Paris on Thursday morning, Kerry flew to Moscow for four hours of talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in an...