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    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...

    Moscow will Sacrifice Armenia, Trying to Rely on Moscow Alone: Paul A.Goble
    Aug06

    Moscow will Sacrifice Armenia, Trying to Rely on Moscow Alone: Paul A.Goble

    Interview with Paul A.Goble, special adviser to Secretary of State, Analyst on Soviet Nationalities, presently Professor at the Institute of World Politics (IWP). Mr. Goble the last few months were rather difficult for Armenia. The situation escalated in April on NK conflict zone leading to Karabakh second four-day war. On July 17 “Sasna Tsrer”...

    This Is What NATO Is Up To As Donald Trump Threatens To Destroy It
    Aug05

    This Is What NATO Is Up To As Donald Trump Threatens To Destroy It

    WASHINGTON ― While one of the two top contenders for the presidency of the United States has spent weeks exploring ways to throw America’s allies under the bus, the U.S.’s most important international partnership, the NATO alliance, has been hard at work.NATO held its latest major summit in July, a few days before Republican...

    Exclusive: Crimea power project finalizes plan to use turbines from Siemens – sources
    Aug05

    Exclusive: Crimea power project finalizes plan to use turbines from Siemens – sources

    SIMFEROPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – Builders of two power plants in the Russian-occupied Ukrainian territory Crimea have finalised plans to install turbines made by a joint venture of Siemens, three sources said. …read more Source:...

    Where Do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Stand on Russia?
    Aug05

    Where Do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Stand on Russia?

    “Is Donald Trump really a wannabe mole for the Kremlin?” one of the headlines of Russia’s main pro-government tabloids reads on Friday. “No wonder two of his wives are from our kind, beautiful, slavic,” Komsomolskaya Pravda declared, referring to Trump’s Czech-American ex-wife Ivana Trump and Slovenian-born current wife Melania Trump....

    Ukraine War News: Ukrainian Athletes Warned About Russia Media During Rio Games
    Aug05

    Ukraine War News: Ukrainian Athletes Warned About Russia Media During Rio Games

    The Ukrainian sports minister barred the country’s Olympic athletes from talking to Russian media throughout the entire games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, reported Agence France-Presse (AFP) Friday. …read more Source: International Business...

    UN: Homes Damaged in E. Ukraine Conflict to Be Repaired
    Aug05

    UN: Homes Damaged in E. Ukraine Conflict to Be Repaired

    The U.N. refugee agency reports it has received the go-ahead from the de facto separatist rulers in eastern Ukraine to help repair thousands of homes damaged or destroyed during the military conflict there. Pro-Russian separatists in the regions of Donetsk and Luhansk have been fighting the Ukrainian government since April 2014. The war has...

    With fresh violence in Ukraine, is there hope for a solution?
    Aug05

    With fresh violence in Ukraine, is there hope for a solution?

    The UN has reported a major spike in civilian casualties due to fighting in Ukraine. DW spoke with the OSCE’s monitoring mission to find out why the conflict has taken another violent turn and if there is a solution. …read more Source:...

    With fresh violence in Ukraine, is there hope for a solution?
    Aug05

    With fresh violence in Ukraine, is there hope for a solution?

    The UN has reported a major spike in civilian casualties due to fighting in Ukraine. DW spoke with the OSCE’s monitoring mission to find out why the conflict has taken another violent turn and if there is a solution. …read more Source: Deutsche...