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    UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companies
    Aug30

    UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companies

    Many contracts awarded to companies run by or linked to individuals under US and EU sanctions …read more Source: Gulf...

    Azerbaijani wrestlers to lose Olympic medals
    Aug30

    Azerbaijani wrestlers to lose Olympic medals

    Several wrestlers from Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Kazakhstan will lose medals due to the positive doping tests in Beijing 2008 and London 2012. …read more Source:...

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Morning Vertical, August 30, 2016
    Aug30

    The Morning Vertical, August 30, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN aid going to Assad-linked companies: report
    Aug30

    UN aid going to Assad-linked companies: report

    United Nations aid contracts worth tens of millions of dollars have gone to people closely associated with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad despite US and EU sanctions, the Guardian reported on Tuesday. The newspaper’s analysis of hundreds of UN contracts granted since the Syrian conflict began in 2011 showed many awarded “to companies run...

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating. …read more Source:...

    Obama and Putin Informal Meeting At G20 Likely
    Aug30

    Obama and Putin Informal Meeting At G20 Likely

    U.S. President Barack Obama will likely have a face-to-face conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of next week’s G20 summit, a White House adviser told Radio Free Europe. U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes said no formal meeting between the two leaders had been agreed, but admitted it is...

    Lebedev hopes for Ukraine’s participation in CIS Heads of State Council meeting
    Aug30

    Lebedev hopes for Ukraine’s participation in CIS Heads of State Council meeting

    “We have received no reply from Ukraine yet, but we hope that the country will be represented at the meeting of the Heads of State Council,” CIS Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev said. …read more Source:...

    France's Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    France's Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating. …read more Source: The...

    Hollande: France President says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    Hollande: France President says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    "This summer, the situation has become much worse. The risks of escalation are high," Hollande told an annual gathering of French ambassadors. French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating.Hollande said he and German Chancellor Angela...