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    Fact check: Here’s what Trump got wrong on Ukraine
    Aug02

    Fact check: Here’s what Trump got wrong on Ukraine

    Manu Brabo/AP WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is trying to claw back a string of inaccurate comments about Ukraine, but he’s yet to get it right. On the weekend, Trump asserted in an ABC interview that Russia would not enter Ukraine, not seeming to know Russian troops were already there. He suggested the 2014 annexation of Crimea didn’t...

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko launches new hunger strike
    Aug02

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko launches new hunger strike

    KIEV – A Ukrainian pilot, who was freed from a Russian jail in May, announced a fresh hunger strike Tuesday in protest over Kiev’s failure to secure the return of other prisoners of war in the separatist east. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russia continues to shadow Trump
    Aug02

    Russia continues to shadow Trump

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s Russia problem isn’t going away. In the past week, the Republican presidential nominee has been pilloried for his comments expressing openness to Russia’s annexation of Crimea, has called on the Russian government to share emails it possibly hacked from Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and drawn...

    The Morning Vertical, August 2, 2016
    Aug02

    The Morning Vertical, August 2, 2016

    System.Byte[] …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Myth of Gerald Ford’s Fatal ‘Soviet Domination’ Gaffe
    Aug02

    The Myth of Gerald Ford’s Fatal ‘Soviet Domination’ Gaffe

    Over the weekend, Donald Trump offered some unusual remarks about Ukraine during an interview with George Stephanopoulos. Speaking about Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Republican presidential nominee said, “He’s not going to go into Ukraine, all right? You can mark it down and you can put it down, you can take it anywhere you...

    Training Ukraine: Turning a Soviet Army Into a Modern Force
    Aug02

    Training Ukraine: Turning a Soviet Army Into a Modern Force

    Here’s what 500 American and Canadian troops are doing in Ukraine amid war with Russia. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes On Hunger Strike For POWs
    Aug02

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes On Hunger Strike For POWs

    System.Byte[] …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungarian foreign minister says Russia poses no threat to NATO members
    Aug02

    Hungarian foreign minister says Russia poses no threat to NATO members

    Hungarian Foreign and Trade Minister Peter Szijjarto delivers a speech during a foundation stone ceremony at Daimler’s Mercedes car plant in Kecskemet, Hungary, April 29, 2016. REUTERS Hungary’s foreign minister said on Tuesday he thought it “unrealistic” that Russia would attack any NATO member, a view that contrasts with some other...

    Turkey, Russia pursue gas pipe plans amid EU fears: Reuters
    Aug02

    Turkey, Russia pursue gas pipe plans amid EU fears: Reuters

    EU officials fear that TurkStream will be expanded to bypass Ukraine as a transit route for supplies to Europe. …read more Source:...

    Turkey, Russia pursue gas pipe dream as EU frets
    Aug02

    Turkey, Russia pursue gas pipe dream as EU frets

    Declarations by Russia and Turkey last week reviving plans for the TurkStream natural gas pipeline linking the two have worried EU diplomats who see it strengthening Moscow’s hand – but analysts say the project is more rhetoric than reality. EU officials fear that TurkStream will be expanded to bypass Ukraine as a transit route for supplies...