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    Rubin: What are the costs of President Donald Trump’s dogged pursuit of Vladimir Putin?
    Mar26

    Rubin: What are the costs of President Donald Trump’s dogged pursuit of Vladimir Putin?

    Want to view the costs of President Donald Trump’s persistent pursuit of Vladimir Putin? Look no further than Syria, where the Kremlin is determined to drive out U.S. forces that are assisting the Syrian Kurds who defeated ISIS. The consequence would be a likely return of jihadis to Syria along with a strengthening of Iranian influence....

    Russia: Who’s expelling diplomats (and who isn’t)
    Mar26

    Russia: Who’s expelling diplomats (and who isn’t)

    Sixteen EU members and the United States were among 20 countries that on Monday announced they were kicking out Russian diplomats. The decision follows last week’s EU summit, during which leaders concluded that there was “no plausible alternative explanation” other than Russia was responsible for the poisoning of a former spy and his...

    US expels 60 Russians, closes consulate for British attack
    Mar26

    US expels 60 Russians, closes consulate for British attack

    Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON: The U.S. retaliated Monday for a chemical attack in the U.K. blamed on Russia by expelling 60 diplomats Washington said were working as intelligence officers, and orders the closure of Moscow’s consulate in Seattle. Those expelled include 48 embassy employees and 12 individuals who were working at the Russian...

    45 Russian diplomats expelled across Europe
    Mar26

    45 Russian diplomats expelled across Europe

    Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON: Fourteen EU member states have expelled dozens of Russian diplomats in an orchestrated reaction Monday, over the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the U.K. At least 45 Russian diplomats have been expelled across Europe so far. “As a direct follow up to last week’s European...

    Checkmate or knockout: Chess boxing lands a punch
    Mar26

    Checkmate or knockout: Chess boxing lands a punch

    With his dental guard still in his mouth and a slightly queasy feeling in his gut, a shirtless Thomas Cazeneuve was exuberant after checkmating his opponent during a chess boxing bout in Berlin, the world capital of the unusual sport.Just as deft in the movement of his rooks as with his fists, Cazeneuve claimed victory against his Ukrainian...

    Cilic, Del Potro in 4th round, Dimitrov out
    Mar26

    Cilic, Del Potro in 4th round, Dimitrov out

    Croatian second seed Marin Cilic survived a tough examination by Canadian Vasek Pospisil to reach the fourth round of the Miami Open with a 7-5 7-6(4) victory after nearly two hours on Sunday.But the tournament, with world number one Roger Federer already ousted, lost another highly-ranked player when Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov, the third seed,...

    Bulgaria has not taken decision to expel Russian diplomats
    Mar26

    Bulgaria has not taken decision to expel Russian diplomats

    The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has confirmed in an interview to the Bulgarian National Radio that this country has not taken a decision to expel Russian diplomats. BNR has sought information from the ministry at the backdrop of decisions by the United States, Canada, Ukraine, Albania and 14 EU Member States to expel a total of over 100 Russian...

    Russia Closes Consulate in Seattle, Asks for Tips on Which U.S. Diplomats to Expel
    Mar26

    Russia Closes Consulate in Seattle, Asks for Tips on Which U.S. Diplomats to Expel

    The U.S., Germany, France, other EU countries and Ukraine have all announced they are expelling Russian diplomats. …read more Source:...

    U.S. to Expel 60 Russian Intelligence Agents, Close Seattle Consulate
    Mar26

    U.S. to Expel 60 Russian Intelligence Agents, Close Seattle Consulate

    The Trump administration carried out a mass expulsion of Russian intelligence officers from the United States on Monday in retaliation for Moscow’s assassination attempt against a defector in Britain. The 60 officers include 48 embassy and consulate officials and 12 Russians working at the Russian mission to the United Nations, said...

    Suspected mastermind of $1bn bank hacks arrested in Spain
    Mar26

    Suspected mastermind of $1bn bank hacks arrested in Spain

    * Gang altered account balances, controlled cash dispensers * Suspect named as ‘Denis K.’ * Other gang members came from Russia and Ukraine Spanish police have arrested the suspected leader of a gang of cyber criminals who stole up €1bn ($1.2bn) from banks by altering account balances and instructing automatic teller machines to issue...