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    Forget Trump Jr.’s Recklessness: The Battle Lines Are Already Drawn
    Jul11

    Forget Trump Jr.’s Recklessness: The Battle Lines Are Already Drawn

    Matt Purple Politics, Americas Whatever Trump Jr. did, the numerous causes of Trump’s election cannot be reduced to some hacked emails and a fruitless klatch with a Russian lawyer. The irony here is that Donald Trump has probably been tougher on Russia than Barack Obama was. Ham-handed efforts at forming a joint cybersecurity unit aside,...

    Paul Manafort’s ironclad alibi for his meeting with Donald Trump Jr.: He didn’t read the email
    Jul11

    Paul Manafort’s ironclad alibi for his meeting with Donald Trump Jr.: He didn’t read the email

    He didn’t read the email. Seriously. That’s his excuse. A source close to Manafort told POLITICO on Tuesday that the campaign manager hadn’t read all the way to the bottom of the email exchanges on his phone and that he didn’t even know who he was meeting with when he attended the 20 to 30-minute session. Kushner’s...

    EU Trade Pact with Ukraine to Take Full Effect in September
    Jul11

    EU Trade Pact with Ukraine to Take Full Effect in September

    A broad new trade treaty struck between the European Union and Ukraine will take full effect from September, the European Council said on Tuesday on the eve of an upbeat summit in Kyiv. “This is the final step of the ratification process through which the EU and Ukraine commit to a close, long-term relationship in all main policy areas,” it said...

    Trump Jr. says campaign didn’t follow up on collusion efforts with Russia—but is that true?
    Jul11

    Trump Jr. says campaign didn’t follow up on collusion efforts with Russia—but is that true?

    The Trump campaign’s story—or rather, Donald Trump Jr.’s story, since Jared Kushner and ex-campaign-chief Paul Manafort appear to be deep in hiding—is that Trump Jr., Kushner and Manafort met with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer to discuss information damaging to Hillary Clinton. We now know that the campaign knew both that the...

    Beeline: VEON employees from seven countries participate in the  Digithon final on Lake Sevan
    Jul11

    Beeline: VEON employees from seven countries participate in the  Digithon final on Lake Sevan

    ArmInfo. July 11 on the shores of Lake Sevan, the annual Eurasian Digithon company VEON Eurasia began. As the press service of Beeline told ArmInfo, within a week VEON employees from Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine will compete in international and multi-functional teams. According to the source,...

    Siemens sues to stop Russia using its turbines in Crimea
    Jul11

    Siemens sues to stop Russia using its turbines in Crimea

    German group seeks to avoid violation of EU sanctions …read more Source: Financial...

    Ted Cruz literally will not answer simple questions on Trump’s ties to Russia
    Jul11

    Ted Cruz literally will not answer simple questions on Trump’s ties to Russia

    NBC’s Kasie Hunt pressed the senator in the wake of news of Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russia-linked lawyer. Ted Cruz won’t answer straightforward questions about Trump’s relationship to Russia. Approached by MSNBC’s Kasie Hunt on the Hill this morning, the senator was asked a relatively simple question: “Is Russia...

    Contingency plan designed to deal with rising Congo fever cases
    Jul11

    Contingency plan designed to deal with rising Congo fever cases

    ISLAMABAD: In the wake of recent surge in Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) cases, a contingency plan has been designed for prevention and control of the disease, especially during Eid-ul-Azha because of exposure to tick infected animals and their massive movement. An important meeting was held comprising representatives of the National...

    Ted Cruz, from Mars, says Obama ‘facilitated Russian aggression’ and he’s ‘glad’ Trump isn’t
    Jul11

    Ted Cruz, from Mars, says Obama ‘facilitated Russian aggression’ and he’s ‘glad’ Trump isn’t

    GOP Sen. Ted Cruz full on jumped the shark Tuesday morning on Capitol Hill, trying to sell reporters what sounded like a Kremlin-approved list of talking points to deflect from the scandal now engulfing the very highest levels of the Trump administration. Cruz dismissed Washington’s Russia “obsession” as the “Democratic...

    3 tigers resettled in France after Lebanon rescue
    Jul11

    3 tigers resettled in France after Lebanon rescue

    AFP / by Maya Gebeily | One of three Siberian tigers to be resettled in France growls in a cage at a centre of the Animals Lebanon NGO on June 10, 2017, before they are flown to their new sanctuary -AFP photo EIRUT: Three Siberian tigers rescued in Lebanon from an attempt to smuggle them into war-ravaged Syria were being resettled to France on...