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    Trump’s Ukraine Gaffe Actually Makes Some Sense
    Aug01

    Trump’s Ukraine Gaffe Actually Makes Some Sense

    The Republican nominee wasn’t far off base. …read more Source:...

    Record high quantity of contraband gold seized at Bulgaria-Turkey border.
    Aug01

    Record high quantity of contraband gold seized at Bulgaria-Turkey border.

    Customs officers at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint seized a record high amount of contraband golden jewelry estimated at EUR 366,000. The gold was seized at the Bulgaria-Turkey border during an inspection of a mini-bus with Ukrainian registration. The driver of the min-bus and three other passengers were carrying a jewelry that weighted...

    Trump tries to walk back Ukraine claim
    Aug01

    Trump tries to walk back Ukraine claim

    Putin would not invade Ukraine if Trump were president, the GOP nominee clarified. …read more Source: The...

    News24.com | Trump suggests US accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea
    Aug01

    News24.com | Trump suggests US accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea

    Donald Trump is suggesting the US accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea if it would lead to better relations with Moscow and stronger cooperation in fighting Islamic State militants. …read more Source:...

    Trump Says He Would Consider Recognizing Crimea As Part Of Russia
    Aug01

    Trump Says He Would Consider Recognizing Crimea As Part Of Russia

    The Republican candidate for U.S. president, Donald Trump, has said that, if elected, he would consider recognizing Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. “I’m going to take a look at it …read more Source: Big News...

    A Third of Russians Believe Trump Would Improve Relations With U.S.
    Aug01

    A Third of Russians Believe Trump Would Improve Relations With U.S.

    A third of Russians believe that relations between Moscow and the U.S. will improve if Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump were to be elected in November, a state pollster has found. The majority of Russians, however, do not know who he is. According to a poll of 1,600 people by state-run pollster WCIOM the majority (53 percent) of...

    POLITICO appoints David Herszenhorn as Chief Brussels Correspondent
    Aug01

    POLITICO appoints David Herszenhorn as Chief Brussels Correspondent

    POLITICO has hired David M. Herszenhorn, Washington correspondent at the New York Times, as Chief Brussels Correspondent. Matthew Kaminski, POLITICO Europe’s Executive Editor, announced the appointment in an email to staff on Monday: “In this newly created role, David will anchor our coverage of the EU, its institutions and personalities,...

    The Morning Vertical, August 1, 2016
    Aug01

    The Morning Vertical, August 1, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian TV coverage of DNC  shows what Kremlin thinks of Hillary
    Aug01

    Russian TV coverage of DNC  shows what Kremlin thinks of Hillary

    To understand what the Kremlin thinks about the prospect of Hillary Clinton becoming the US president, it was enough to watch Russian state television coverage of her accepting the Democratic nomination. Viewers were told that Clinton sees Russia as an enemy and cannot be trusted, while the Democratic Party convention was portrayed as further...

    Ukrainian Soldiers Return Fire With Separatists In Eastern Ukraine
    Aug01

    Ukrainian Soldiers Return Fire With Separatists In Eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian government forces said they repulsed an attack by Russian-backed separatists around the town of Mariinka, near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian soldiers, seen in this video on the evening of July 30, responded to the attack with machine-gun fire and grenades. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free...