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    Ukraine wins 11 medals at Rio, finishes in 22 place in medals count
    Aug26

    Ukraine wins 11 medals at Rio, finishes in 22 place in medals count

    The United States led the way with 121 medals won at the 2016 Rio Olympics. China (70), Great Britain (67) and Russia (56) rounded out the top four. Next were Germany, France, Japan, Australia and Italy. Ukraine ranked 22nd out of 207 participating nations, finishing amid countries like Poland, Jamaica, Cuba and Uzbekistan. This year’s […]...

    For Vladimir Putin, diplomacy is a form  of ‘information terrorism,’ says commentator
    Aug26

    For Vladimir Putin, diplomacy is a form of ‘information terrorism,’ says commentator

    Vladimir Putin’s attempt to impose a longtime Kremlin loyalist as his ambassador to Ukraine, something Kyiv has rejected and prompted Moscow to say that it won’t appoint anyone else, highlights the Kremlin leader’s view of what diplomats are for, Moscow commentator Igor Yakovenko says. For Mr. Putin, Mr. Yakovenko says,...

    Eagles vs Eagles in Beşiktaş’s Champions League opener
    Aug26

    Eagles vs Eagles in Beşiktaş’s Champions League opener

    Turkish champion Beşiktaş will open its Champions League campaign against two-time winner Benfica, with Italian hopeful Napoli and Dynamo Kyiv making up a competitive Group B …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Appointment of Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus expected to boost bilateral relations
    Aug26

    Appointment of Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus expected to boost bilateral relations

    “The Ukrainian diplomatic mission in Belarus operated without an ambassador for a long period. Of course, this has had an effect on our relations. We hope that with the arrival of the new Ambassador, our contacts will get an even greater impetus,” the minister said. …read more Source:...

    Podcast: The Tale Of The Tape
    Aug26

    Podcast: The Tale Of The Tape

    What do the the Glazyev tapes tell us about the origins of the war in eastern Ukraine? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For the record, Stephen Harper’s resignation message to constituents
    Aug26

    For the record, Stephen Harper’s resignation message to constituents

    Former Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks to attendees at the annual Calgary Conservative barbecue in Calgary, Saturday, July 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh For the record, the text of Stephen Harper’s remarks following his resignation Friday as member of Parliament for Calgary Heritage: Greetings, fellow Calgarians and fellow...

    Guardiola returning to Barca in Champions League
    Aug26

    Guardiola returning to Barca in Champions League

    Guardiola going back to Nou Camp with Manchester City Bayern meet Atletico Madrid again in repeat of semi-final Debutants Leicester face Porto, Bruges and Copenhagen Logo of UEFA Champions League is displayed during the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Thursday, August 25, 2016. Photo: AP MONACO: Pep Guardiola will...

    Kerry, Russian Counterpart Try to Hammer Out Syria Plan
    Aug26

    Kerry, Russian Counterpart Try to Hammer Out Syria Plan

    The United States and Russia renewed efforts Friday to negotiate a peaceful end to the fighting in Syria in light of a more volatile and complicated situation with the introduction of Turkish forces on the ground. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov are meeting in Geneva, trying to come to an agreement...

    Trump’s New Campaign CEO Was Charged With Assaulting His Wife In 1996
    Aug26

    Trump’s New Campaign CEO Was Charged With Assaulting His Wife In 1996

    Donald Trump’s newly-appointed campaign CEO Steve Bannon was charged with assault in 1996 over an incident involving his then-wife, Mary Louise Piccard, who accused him of grabbing her by the neck and wrist and smashing the phone when she attempted to call the police.After the incident, first reported by the New York Post, Piccard told...

    Russia seeks to deter Kiev from possible offensive: Analyst
    Aug26

    Russia seeks to deter Kiev from possible offensive: Analyst

    An analyst says Russia with these snap military exercises is actually sending a message to the regime in Kiev to try to deter them from a possible offensive attempt in Donbass. …read more Source:...