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    ‘We Have No Idea What War Is’
    Aug10

    ‘We Have No Idea What War Is’

    Just days after I interviewed the legal scholar Rosa Brooks about her book on her time as a civilian advisor in President Barack Obama’s Pentagon, the United States bombed Libya again. This was the third such strike in the U.S. campaign against ISIS there, but this time, Reuters reported, U.S. officials said it “marked the start of a...

    Prosecutor Says Ukrainian Judge Caught Taking Bribes, But Can’t Be Prosecuted
    Aug10

    Prosecutor Says Ukrainian Judge Caught Taking Bribes, But Can’t Be Prosecuted

    Ukraine’s chief anticorruption prosecutor said on August 10 that a judge who served under ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych has been caught accepting bribes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics
    Aug10

    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Serena Williams’ reign as Olympic singles champion came to a shuddering halt Tuesday, August 9 as the tennis star suffered a shock defeat by Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina, CNN reports. …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar
    Aug10

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A top Ukrainian prosecutor says a judge has been caught taking a $150,000 bribe and that he stashed his money in a humble glass jar, a phot of which went viral on social media.The National Anti-Corruption Bureau had… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar
    Aug10

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar

    A top Ukrainian prosecutor says a judge has been caught taking a $150,000 bribe and that he stashed his money in a humble glass jar, a phot of which went viral on social media. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal
    Aug10

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal

    A judge who served under Ukraine’s ousted Russian-backed president has been caught accepting large bribes, with the cash kept in a glass jar, the chief anti-corruption prosecutor said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive?
    Aug10

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive?

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive? (Transcript)
    Aug10

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive? (Transcript)

    Well, so much for the idea of an Olympic truce. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    100 days of Donald Trump
    Aug10

    100 days of Donald Trump

    In April, a few weeks before Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican nominee, he stood on a stage in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and made a bold prediction. “At some point, I’m going to be so presidential that you people will be so bored,” he said. “And I’ll come back as a presidential person.” The remark raised a challenging...

    Serena Williams Out Of 2016 Olympics
    Aug10

    Serena Williams Out Of 2016 Olympics

    World number one Serena Williams is out of the Rio de Janeiro games after she suffered shocking defeat to Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina on Tuesday during their tennis tournament. The tennis player was beaten for the first time by Svitolina who is ranked 20th in the world by the Women’s Tennis Association. According to the guardian […]...