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    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics
    Aug10

    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Serena Williams’ reign as Olympic singles champion came to a shuddering halt Tuesday, August 9 as the tennis star suffered a shock defeat by Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina, CNN reports. …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal
    Aug10

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal

    A judge who served under Ukraine’s ousted Russian-backed president has been caught accepting large bribes, with the cash kept in a glass jar, the chief anti-corruption prosecutor said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive?
    Aug10

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive?

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive? (Transcript)
    Aug10

    The Daily Vertical: Another Olympic Offensive? (Transcript)

    Well, so much for the idea of an Olympic truce. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    100 days of Donald Trump
    Aug10

    100 days of Donald Trump

    In April, a few weeks before Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican nominee, he stood on a stage in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and made a bold prediction. “At some point, I’m going to be so presidential that you people will be so bored,” he said. “And I’ll come back as a presidential person.” The remark raised a challenging...

    Serena Williams Out Of 2016 Olympics
    Aug10

    Serena Williams Out Of 2016 Olympics

    World number one Serena Williams is out of the Rio de Janeiro games after she suffered shocking defeat to Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina on Tuesday during their tennis tournament. The tennis player was beaten for the first time by Svitolina who is ranked 20th in the world by the Women’s Tennis Association. According to the guardian […]...

    Russian Army Can Outgun British Troops, Leaked Report Warns
    Aug10

    Russian Army Can Outgun British Troops, Leaked Report Warns

    The Russian army can outgun British troops on the battlefield, following military advances by the Kremlin, a leaked report suggests. The assessment by the British Army’s warfare branch, seen by The Times newspaper, warned that Russian weapons, including rocket launchers and air defense systems, were more powerful than their British...

    Shirak FC sign Constantine Shultz
    Aug10

    Shirak FC sign Constantine Shultz

    During the previous season Shultz played for “Gornyak-Sport” FC in Ukraine’s first league. …read more Source:...

    21 gold Michael Phelps still rules the pool
    Aug10

    21 gold Michael Phelps still rules the pool

    In an unforgettable display of Olympic power Michael Phelps won two more finals to take his historic all-time record load to 21 golds and entrench his legendary status. His majesterial display came on a day that Hungary’s ‘Iron Lady’ Katinka Hosszu took her third gold of the week while American gymnast Simone Biles made a flying start...

    Lavrov and Steinmeier discuss settlements in Syria and Ukraine
    Aug10

    Lavrov and Steinmeier discuss settlements in Syria and Ukraine

    Lavrov and Steinmeier also discussed the Minsk-2 package of measures designed to implement the Minsk agreements for settling the Donbass crisis. …read more Source:...