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    Tennis: Andy Murray breezes into US Open quarter-finals
    Sep06

    Tennis: Andy Murray breezes into US Open quarter-finals

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Second seed and 2012 champion Andy Murray crushed Bulgarias Grigor Dimitrov 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to reach a sixth US Open quarter-final Monday, clocking up a personal fast serve record in the process.The 29-year-old reigning Wimbledon and Olympic champion stormed to an impressive seventh win in 10 meetings against the 22nd-seeded...

    Tennis: Del Potro faces Wawrinka for US Open semi-final spot
    Sep06

    Tennis: Del Potro faces Wawrinka for US Open semi-final spot

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Juan Martin del Potro became the lowest ranked player in 25 years to reach the US Open quarter-finals Monday, setting up a showdown with fellow Grand Slam title winner, Stan Wawrinka.The 142nd-ranked del Potro was leading eighth-seeded Dominic Thiem 6-3, 3-2 when the Austrian retired with a right knee injury.Del Potro, the...

    Obama, Putin meet on G20 sidelines over Syria, Ukraine
    Sep06

    Obama, Putin meet on G20 sidelines over Syria, Ukraine

    U.S. President Barack Obama and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, discussed the Syria and Ukraine issues at a meeting on Monday on the sidelines of the 11th Group of 20 summit. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Lviv opens Jewish memorial on former historic synagogue
    Sep06

    Lviv opens Jewish memorial on former historic synagogue

    City of Lviv in western Ukraine inaugurates a controversial memorial monument on part of the former Golden Rose Synagogue complex. …read more Source: Arutz...

    U.S., European Officials Denounce Attack On Ukrainian TV Station
    Sep06

    U.S., European Officials Denounce Attack On Ukrainian TV Station

    The United States and European authorities denounced an arson attack on a pro-Russian Ukrainian television station, calling such violence “unacceptable.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lithuania gives Ukraine 150 tons of ammunition
    Sep06

    Lithuania gives Ukraine 150 tons of ammunition

    Lithuania has recently handed over Ukraine tons of its unused ammunition in a symbolic gesture of support to the former Soviet Republic. …read more Source:...

    Clinton suggests Russia working to elect Trump
    Sep06

    Clinton suggests Russia working to elect Trump

    HAMPTON, Illinois — Hillary Clinton on Monday expressed “a very serious” concern about Russia’s apparent tampering with the U.S. election, implying that Vladimir Putin and the “adversarial foreign power” he governs are actively trying to elect Donald Trump. “I’m really concerned about the credible reports about Russian government...

    Fresh combat casualties reported in eastern Ukraine despite ceasefire
    Sep06

    Fresh combat casualties reported in eastern Ukraine despite ceasefire

    The conflicting sides in eastern Ukraine on Monday reported more combat casualties among their soldiers despite a ceasefire that has been in place since Sept. 1. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-09/06/c_135664492.htm target=_blank title="Fresh combat casualties reported in eastern Ukraine despite...

    Ukraine draws Western ire for attack on ‘pro-Russia’ TV (AFP)
    Sep06

    Ukraine draws Western ire for attack on ‘pro-Russia’ TV (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine drew rare Western anger Monday after the studio of one of its most popular TV channels was set ablaze by protesters unhappy with its alleged support for Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Successes and shortfalls from this year’s G20 summit
    Sep06

    Successes and shortfalls from this year’s G20 summit

    JOHN YANG: President Obama is on his final trip to Asia as president. His first stop was in China to meet with leaders of the world’s 20 largest economies. William Brangham has a summary. PRESIDENT XI JINPING, China (through translator): Ladies and gentlemen, the 11th G20 summit has just concluded with great success. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The...