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    John Kerry discusses Syria strikes cooperation proposal with Russia
    Jul14

    John Kerry discusses Syria strikes cooperation proposal with Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, July 14, 2016. REUTERS/Vasily Maximov/Pool US Secretary of State John Kerry took a proposal to boost military and intelligence cooperation against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria to Moscow on Thursday, despite...

    Ukraine conflict: UN accuses both sides of abuses
    Jul14

    Ukraine conflict: UN accuses both sides of abuses

    The report accuses both sides in the conflict of indiscriminate shelling of civilian areas and summary executions. …read more Source: AL...

    Russians Turn Up the Diplomatic Heat on U.S. Broadcasting Chief
    Jul14

    Russians Turn Up the Diplomatic Heat on U.S. Broadcasting Chief

    The Russian government just turned the heat up a notch on U.S. officials in what is an already heated diplomatic climate. In the past few weeks, Russia and the U.S. have expelled several of each other’s diplomats. This past Tuesday night, U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) chairman Jeff Shell was summarily detained by Russian...

    IMF could resume aid to Ukraine in July: spokesman
    Jul14

    IMF could resume aid to Ukraine in July: spokesman

    Ukrainian lawmakers had recently approved a raft of IMF-backed actions and also confirmed a new government in April that ended months of political gridlock. The International Monetary Fund could resume aid to Ukraine by the end of July after months of delay linked to insufficient progress in fighting corruption, an spokesman said on Wednesday....

    Army headed for Africa, says top general
    Jul14

    Army headed for Africa, says top general

    OTTAWA – Canada’s army will soon be bound for Africa, Canada’s top soldier said Thursday, fuelling speculation that it will be deployed on a peacekeeping operation to control the spread of terrorism on the continent. “The army’s been preparing for the future … preparing for a wide range of future tasks,” Gen. Jonathan Vance, the...

    UN Report Blasts Both sides in Ukraine Conflict
    Jul14

    UN Report Blasts Both sides in Ukraine Conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians.The report released Thursday by the U.N.’s… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Brutal War Is Still Raging On After A Failed Ceasefire
    Jul14

    Ukraine’s Brutal War Is Still Raging On After A Failed Ceasefire

    At the top of the agenda during last week’s NATO Summit in Warsaw was Russian aggression against the West. In response to the ongoing conflict between Russian-backed separatists and the Ukrainian Armed Forces, NATO reiterated their support of Ukraine’s fight against Russian advancement in the east, and committed to a comprehensive...

    Kerry Heads to Moscow Seeking Russian Cooperation in Syria
    Jul14

    Kerry Heads to Moscow Seeking Russian Cooperation in Syria

    John Kerry is visiting Moscow in an effort to secure Russian cooperation in anti-terror operations in Syria, despite a breakdown in U.S.-Russia relations over Ukraine, NATO and other issues that have left both sides simmering with distrust. The secretary of state’s two days of talks with the Russians are formally expected to touch on a wide...

    We Met The Young Hustlers Cashing In On Cuba’s Booming Black Market
    Jul14

    We Met The Young Hustlers Cashing In On Cuba’s Booming Black Market

    Sofa’s living room is covered in clothes. Stacks of t-shirts and shorts line a faded plaid couch. Dresses are strewn across the counter, and an armchair cradles a small mountain of shoes. You can’t see the floor.The 30-year-old sits cross-legged amidst the merchandise, methodically folding a pile of baby clothes. She holds up a...

    UN Report Blasts Both Sides in Ukraine Conflict
    Jul14

    UN Report Blasts Both Sides in Ukraine Conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm is strongly criticizing both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians …read more Source: ABC...