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    Estonian foreign minister meets with EU counterparts in Bratislava
    Sep04

    Estonian foreign minister meets with EU counterparts in Bratislava

    Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand attended an informal meeting of EU foreign affairs ministers in Bratislava on Friday and Saturday where topics of discussion in included Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and the EU’s foreign and security policy. …read more Source:...

    The Intriguing Case of the Russian the Americans Wanted But That Armenia Wouldn’t Turn Over
    Sep04

    The Intriguing Case of the Russian the Americans Wanted But That Armenia Wouldn’t Turn Over

    Image: Computer programming. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com A Russian computer programmer whom Armenia had detained briefly at America’s request is back in Moscow in a case that cast a spotlight on U.S. efforts to arrest other countries’ nationals overseas and Armenia’s compliant relationship with Russia. The programmer, Sergei...

    Injured Kyrgios quits US Open in tears
    Sep04

    Injured Kyrgios quits US Open in tears

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Fiery Australian Nick Kyrgios’s US Open campaign ended in pain and tears when he retired from his third round match against Ukraine’s Illya Marchenko with a hip injury on Saturday.The 14th seed needed a medical timeout after dropping the second set and despite a series of further checks with the trainer, he quit...

    Serena speeds through as Wawrinka, Murray battle into last 16
    Sep04

    Serena speeds through as Wawrinka, Murray battle into last 16

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Serena Williams sped past another milestone Saturday en route to the US Open fourth round as men’s contenders Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka clawed their way into the last 16.World number one Williams dominated Sweden’s Johanna Larsson 6-2, 6-1 to surpass Martina Navratilova for most Grand Slam wins by a woman...

    The Latest: May wants ‘frank and open’ ties with Putin
    Sep04

    The Latest: May wants ‘frank and open’ ties with Putin

    In their first meeting together, British Prime Minister Theresa May has told Russian President Vladimir Putin that she wants a “frank and open relationship” with Moscow despite their differences. Bilateral relations have been strained in recent years by the fighting in Ukraine, Russia’s backing of Syrian President Bashar Assad...

    CUTS, CUTS, CUTS: Life and times of Russia’s university teachers
    Sep04

    CUTS, CUTS, CUTS: Life and times of Russia’s university teachers

    Russia’s higher education sector is at a crossroads. A few universities are trying to raise their game for international ranking, but most barely survive staff and funding cuts, writes Tatyana Dvornikova RUSSIA’S higher education sector is braced for significant cuts, with up to 10,300 jobs disappearing. At the end of July 2016, the...

    Ukraine and Russia wage war — in global courts
    Sep04

    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 the multiple cases being fought by Kiev on a new...

    Ukraine and Russia wage legal war in global courts
    Sep04

    Ukraine and Russia wage legal war in global courts

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine and Russia wage war — in global courts
    Sep04

    Ukraine and Russia wage war — in global courts

    KIEV – 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. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Wawrinka saves match point to reach fourth round of US Open
    Sep04

    Wawrinka saves match point to reach fourth round of US Open

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Third seed Stan Wawrinka saved a match point to defeat Britains Dan Evans 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (10/8), 6-2 and reach the US Open fourth round on Saturday.The 31-year-old Wawrinka, a semi-finalist in 2013 and 2015, saved the match point at 5/6 down in the fourth set tiebreak to break the will of his 64th-ranked opponent...