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    When It Comes To Donald Trump’s Russia Ties, It’s All About The Aides
    Aug13

    When It Comes To Donald Trump’s Russia Ties, It’s All About The Aides

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump claims he has no investments in Russia ― but he sure keeps a lot of people with financial and political ties to the country close at hand. Trump’s roster of advisers and campaign donors is filled with people who are either directly or indirectly connected to Russia. Paul Manafort, chairman of...

    Pope in surprise visit to comfort women in Rome
    Aug12

    Pope in surprise visit to comfort women in Rome

    Vatican City: Pope Francis surprised 20 former prostitutes on Friday by knocking on their door in Rome and popping in for a chat. The Argentine, who has repeatedly described the human trafficking behind much prostitution as “a crime against humanity,” sat down with the group, including two women from Albania, seven from Nigeria and six from...

    Moscow could cut Ukraine diplomatic ties: Russian PM
    Aug12

    Moscow could cut Ukraine diplomatic ties: Russian PM

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow might be forced to cut diplomatic ties with Ukraine if a crisis related to a purported incident involving Ukrainian saboteurs in Crimea worsens. …read more Source: ABC...

    Pope Francis meets with 20 former prostitutes by knocking on their door in Rome
    Aug12

    Pope Francis meets with 20 former prostitutes by knocking on their door in Rome

    The women, whose average age was 30, were from Romania, Albania, Nigeria, Tunisia, Italy and Ukraine. Pope Francis has dedicated Fridays throughout the Holy Year to suffering. …read more Source: Big News...

    Biden urges Ukraine president to avoid escalating tensions with Russia: White House
    Aug12

    Biden urges Ukraine president to avoid escalating tensions with Russia: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden spoke by phone on Friday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and urged him “to do his part” to avoid escalating tensions with Russia, the White House said. …read more Source:...

    After verbal missteps, Trump blames others
    Aug12

    After verbal missteps, Trump blames others

    ERIE, Pa. — It’s the media’s fault. That’s out of context. Never said it in the first place. Donald Trump’s claim Friday that he was merely being “sarcastic” in accusing President Barack Obama of establishing a terrorist group was his latest attempt to blame others for the uproar over what he says. It’s...

    European Union backs Ukraine as tensions mount with Russia
    Aug12

    European Union backs Ukraine as tensions mount with Russia

    File Photo: Federica Mogherini, the high representative of the European Union for foreign affairs, speaks to reporters after a security council meeting at United Nations headquarters, May 11, …read more Source: The Indian...

    U.S. General Calls on Russia to Allow Observers at Military Drills
    Aug12

    U.S. General Calls on Russia to Allow Observers at Military Drills

    By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters)–Russia should allow observers, including Western journalists, to attend upcoming military drills that could again put Ukraine on edge just as Russian President Vladimir Putin has sharpened his rhetoric, the commander of the U.S. Army in Europe told Reuters. The comments by Lieutenant General Ben Hodges came as...

    U.S. general calls on Russia to allow observers at military drills
    Aug12

    U.S. general calls on Russia to allow observers at military drills

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia should allow observers, including Western journalists, to attend upcoming military drills that could again put Ukraine on edge just as Russian President Vladimir Putin has sharpened his rhetoric, the commander of the U.S. Army in Europe told Reuters. …read more Source: The...

    Missile upgrade in Crimea as Putin fires Ivanov
    Aug12

    Missile upgrade in Crimea as Putin fires Ivanov

    Russia’s military has announced delivery of new air defence missiles to Crimea while President Vladimir Putin has fired his chief of staff. …read more Source: Radio New...