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    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool
    Aug11

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool

    The swimmer, who comes from the Crimean city of Sevastopol, ruled out changing nationality to Russia after the 2014 annexation and told The Associated Press in June he had not been able to return home since then. The games has been hit with complaints ranging from empty seats and too little food for fans at the venues, to snarled transportation...

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool
    Aug11

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool

    Andrii Hovorov of Ukraine is the top qualifier for the 50-meter freestyle at the Rio Olympics …read more Source: U.S....

    The Kremlin’s Game of Thrones
    Aug11

    The Kremlin’s Game of Thrones

    As Vladimir Putin changes his governing model, more purges of Russia’s ruling class are likely. And longtime cronies of the Kremlin leader are not immune. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Puts Army on Alert as Russia Dispute Flares Up
    Aug11

    Ukraine Puts Army on Alert as Russia Dispute Flares Up

    Ukraine’s president put his army on combat alert Thursday as a war of words between Russia and Ukraine heated up the conflict over annexed Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Beyond The Turkish Coup
    Aug11

    Beyond The Turkish Coup

    Enough time has passed since the attempted coup to begin to take stock of the situation. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has clearly emerged from the coup in a stronger position than before. The coup, rather than fragmenting the country, has brought it a greater degree of unity, outside the Kurdish area, than has been seen before. Erdoğan is...

    Russia and Ukraine step up security amid tension over Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia and Ukraine step up security amid tension over Crimea

    Putin boosts ‘anti-terror’ measures at Ukraine frontier with annexed Crimea as Poroshenko puts troops on combat alertRussia and Ukraine both stepped up security on the de facto border between Crimea and mainland Ukraine on Thursday, a day after Moscow accused Kiev of planning terror attacks on the annexed peninsula. The alleged incidents,...

    Vladimir Putin Is Using KGB Tactics In Crimea, Warns Lithuania
    Aug11

    Vladimir Putin Is Using KGB Tactics In Crimea, Warns Lithuania

    Russia is using Soviet-style tactics to confuse and attack Ukraine, Lithuania’s foreign minister has claimed, after Moscow accused Ukraine of planning a “terror” attack on Crimea. Crimea was annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014; on Wednesday, Russia’s federal security services said they had foiled attempts by Ukraine to send a group...

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot
    Aug11

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot

    Russia President Vladimir Putin. Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea, a day after the Russian president acc …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russia drums up tension with Ukraine over Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia drums up tension with Ukraine over Crimea

    Ukraine puts troops on high alert as Moscow threatens with “additional measures” after alleged armed attack on Crimea. …read more Source: AL...

    Poroshenko calls for talks with Putin
    Aug11

    Poroshenko calls for talks with Putin

    The increasingly tense situation in the Crimea and Donbass regions is to provide the central talking point in the leaders’ conversation. …read more Source:...