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    ASEM summit overshadowed by Nice, Brexit, South China Sea row
    Jul15

    ASEM summit overshadowed by Nice, Brexit, South China Sea row

    The Asia-Europe Meeting has started in Mongolia amidst a terror attack in France, Brexit concerns and South China Sea tensions. German Chancellor Merkel also met with Russia’s Medvedev to discuss the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Senate confirms US ambassadors to 6 countries
    Jul15

    Senate confirms US ambassadors to 6 countries

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Senate has confirmed U.S. ambassadors to six countries, including the important posts of Iraq and Ukraine.The nominations passed by voice vote late Thursday before Congress exited Washington for a seven-week… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Family Mourns American Father and Son Killed in Nice Attack: ‘We Are Heartbroken and In Shock’
    Jul15

    Family Mourns American Father and Son Killed in Nice Attack: ‘We Are Heartbroken and In Shock’

    An American father and son were among the 84 people killed on Thursday when a large truck tore through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France. Sean Copeland, 51, and his 11-year-old son Brodie, from Texas, were on vacation in the area. “We are heartbroken and in shock over the loss of Brodie Copeland, an amazing son and brother who lit...

    Just How Dangerous is Russia’s Military?
    Jul15

    Just How Dangerous is Russia’s Military?

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Security, Europe And how long can Moscow afford to modernize? When the Russian Finance Ministry recently admitted that at the current rate of withdrawals to cover the state budget deficit, the Reserve Fund, may be fully depleted by 2017, outside observers immediately seized on the announcement. It quickly became the latest...

    At least 84 dead in ?terrorist? Nice truck rampage
    Jul15

    At least 84 dead in ?terrorist? Nice truck rampage

    NICE: A Tunisian-born man zigzagged a truck through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice, killing at least 84 and injuring dozens of children in what President Francois Hollande on Friday called a “terrorist” attack. One witness said a motorcyclist tried to stop the rampage by drawing level with the truck and...

    Shevchenko appointed as new coach of Ukraine
    Jul15

    Shevchenko appointed as new coach of Ukraine

    Former Chelsea player Andriy Shevchenko has been appointed the new Ukraine head coach. It is the 39-year-old’s first steps into full senior management and his first match as head coach will be at… …read more Source:...

    Majority of Russians Against Warming Relations With Turkey
    Jul15

    Majority of Russians Against Warming Relations With Turkey

    The majority of Russians do not think their government should hurry to accept Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s apology for downing a Russian jet in November. The collapse in relations between Turkey and Russia, as well as between Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin, has been dramatic. Not only did Putin branded...

    Andriy Shevchenko: Former striker named as Ukraine head coach
    Jul15

    Andriy Shevchenko: Former striker named as Ukraine head coach

    Fomenko resigned after Ukraine finished bottom of Group C without a point at the European Championship, having failed to score a goal in their three matches in France. Ukraine’s former striker Andriy Shevchenko was appointed national team manager on Friday to replace Mykhailo Fomenko who quit after Euro 2016, the country’s soccer...

    Nice attack victims: American, Swiss and Ukrainian tourists among those killed by driver
    Jul15

    Nice attack victims: American, Swiss and Ukrainian tourists among those killed by driver

    Early reports say a father, 51, and his 11-year-old son from the U.S. were among the dead. The Nice children’s hospital says many kids are ‘still life and death’ …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Putin and Kerry Discuss Situation in Syria and Ukraine
    Jul15

    Putin and Kerry Discuss Situation in Syria and Ukraine

    15 de julio de 2016, 09:15Moscow, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin and US Secretary of State, John Kerry held talks behind closed doors on the situation in Ukraine and Syria with the hope of achieving progress in the negotiations, according to media reports. …read more Source: Prensa...