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    The Intelligence Community Is Warning of Real Dangers of a Trump Presidency – 5 Leaders Who Have Spoken out
    Aug06

    The Intelligence Community Is Warning of Real Dangers of a Trump Presidency – 5 Leaders Who Have Spoken out

    The CIA’s one-time acting director joins a growing list of former intelligence and military officials alarmed by The Donald’s ignorant, nuke-happy, saber-rattling rhetoric. Starting next week, Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump, the two major-party candidates for the presidency of the United States, will begin receiving national...

    War turns Ukraine into ‘supermarket’ for illegal weapons
    Aug06

    War turns Ukraine into ‘supermarket’ for illegal weapons

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A former Ukrainian soldier-turned-arms dealer agrees to meet in Kiev, where he offers to sell a Makarov semi-automatic pistol for about $160. Amid haggling, he drops the price to $120. He says he also has Kalashnikov automatic rifles for less than $400 and can get heavier weapons such as rocket launchers if given a...

    Online Service Benefits From Being First on the Market
    Aug06

    Online Service Benefits From Being First on the Market

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – In a recent interview with The Astana Times, Aviata.kz co-founder and development director Alexey Li talked about the evolution of the Almaty-based online service for airplane tickets, customers’ travel preferences, popular destinations and flight...

    180,000 ink petition demanding Russia PM’s resignation
    Aug06

    180,000 ink petition demanding Russia PM’s resignation

    MOSCOW: More than 180,000 Russians have signed an online petition to President Vladimir Putin calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev over his recent comments on teachers’ pay. The petition first posted on the website Change.org on Thursday came after the premier advised a low-paid lecturer to go into business if he...

    China’s crackdown raises familiar specter of foreign forces
    Aug06

    China’s crackdown raises familiar specter of foreign forces

    BEIJING — In halting televised confessions and emotional courtroom testimony, Chinese lawyers and activists held in a government crackdown have voiced the same ominous message: Shadowy foreign forces are funding, directing and encouraging activities bent on destabilizing China’s government and smearing its reputation. In this Monday, Aug....

    China’s crackdown raises familiar specter of foreign forces
    Aug06

    China’s crackdown raises familiar specter of foreign forces

    BEIJING (AP) — In halting televised confessions and emotional courtroom testimony, Chinese lawyers and activists held in a government crackdown have voiced the same ominous message: The familiar narrative of a country besieged by foreign enemies – with the United States implied as ringleader – is a key element of China’s...

    US energy giant to build nuclear fuel production unit in Ukraine
    Aug06

    US energy giant to build nuclear fuel production unit in Ukraine

    Ukraine says it has reached an agreement with a US-based energy giant to build a nuclear-fuel production unit in the country. …read more Source:...

    ?Putin made Trump an unwitting agent of Russia?
    Aug06

    ?Putin made Trump an unwitting agent of Russia?

    WASHINGTON: A former top CIA official attacked Donald Trump on Friday as a danger to national security, saying President Vladimir Putin had made the Republican presidential candidate an “unwitting agent” of Russia. Putin had flattered Trump into supporting positions favourable to Russia, Michael Morell, a longtime CIA officer and...

    Trump Time Capsule #71: Someone’s Lying About the GOP Platform on Ukraine
    Aug06

    Trump Time Capsule #71: Someone’s Lying About the GOP Platform on Ukraine

    Let’s take this in sequence, because each step matters.1. Two weeks ago at the GOP convention in Cleveland, the Republican platform was altered to remove any reference to arming Ukraine in its struggles against Russia (which seized Crimea from Ukraine two years ago).2. This was notable in its own right, as a departure from a bipartisan...

    US Official: Annexing Crimea, Russia Broke All Rules of ‘World Order’
    Aug06

    US Official: Annexing Crimea, Russia Broke All Rules of ‘World Order’

    Russia’s actions against Ukraine and the potential threat it poses to other countries in its neighborhood has become an issue in the U.S. presidential race, thanks largely to comments made by Donald Trump. The Republican candidate told a U.S. television interviewer late last month that the people of Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine...