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    First Putin-May meeting ‘constructive’: Kremlin
    Sep05

    First Putin-May meeting ‘constructive’: Kremlin

    HANGZHOU, China: Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May for the first time Sunday, telling her Russia wants to re-establish ties in all areas, the Kremlin said. The meeting, on the margins of a G20 summit in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, was “good, constructive and open”, Kremlin...

    TV station in Ukraine evacuated after fire set by protests
    Sep05

    TV station in Ukraine evacuated after fire set by protests

    A Ukrainian television station has been forced to broadcast from outside its own building after the building caught fire amid a protest. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine and Russia wage war — in global courts
    Sep05

    Ukraine and Russia wage war — in global courts

    After Russia snatched the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea from Kiev the new authorities installed by Moscow set about taking over one of Ukraine´s largest banks as well as shipyards and hotels. The state lender has now fired back by filing a massive claim with a court in The Hague — one of multiple cases being fought by Kiev on a new legal...

    Germany urges Russia to implement peace in Syria, Ukraine
    Sep05

    Germany urges Russia to implement peace in Syria, Ukraine

    Germany’s foreign minister has urged Russia to finalize a ceasefire in Syria with the US. Chancellor Angela Merkel also addressed the situation in Syria with President Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the G20 meeting. …read more Source:...

    Fire Breaks Out At Ukrainian TV Station
    Sep05

    Fire Breaks Out At Ukrainian TV Station

    A fire broke out at a Ukrainian television station in Kyiv, although nobody was hurt in the incident on September 4. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Isn’t Pivoting to Asia
    Sep05

    Russia Isn’t Pivoting to Asia

    Anita Inder Singh Politics, Eurasia Its interests remain firmly concentrated in Europe. News that Russia is strengthening its air and missile defenses in the Baltic, Crimea and Far East—and Russia’s wish to preserve its global status—suggest that its dismissal of its so-called “pivot” to Asia should be taken seriously by the United States...

    The World Comes to a Tiny Town: Eastport’s Object Lesson in Globalization
    Sep05

    The World Comes to a Tiny Town: Eastport’s Object Lesson in Globalization

    A big theme in this election year is that other countries are swindling, out-negotiating, under-bidding, and generally beating the United States in the race for better jobs and companies. With a tougher stance, at least according to one candidate, the U.S. will be back in command.On our return trip to tiny Eastport, Maine, whose scheme for...

    Tennis: Tsonga books US Open quarter-final berth
    Sep05

    Tennis: Tsonga books US Open quarter-final berth

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reached the quarter-finals of the US Open for the second successive year on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (7/9), 6-2 victory over American Jack Sock.The ninth seed from France fired 54 winners to oust 26th-seeded Sock, the lone remaining US man in the field.In match pitting two players with fearsome...

    Vladimir Putin & Theresa May expressed hopes to repair bilateral relations
    Sep05

    Vladimir Putin & Theresa May expressed hopes to repair bilateral relations

    Hangzhou, Sep 5: Russian President Vladimir Putin and British Prime Minister Theresa May met here on Sunday and expressed hopes to repair bilateral relations through dialogue. During the meeting, their first ever, Putin congratulated May on becoming the British Prime Minister, and said he hopes the two countries can take bilateral relations to a...

    Waszczykowski discusses foreign affairs in Bratislava
    Sep04

    Waszczykowski discusses foreign affairs in Bratislava

    On September 2, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski was taking part in a two-day meeting of EU foreign ministers in the Gymnich format in Bratislava. The Minister held talks on the EU’s relations with Turkey, global strategy on foreign & security policy, and the situation in eastern Ukraine along with the implementation of the...