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    Tillerson to meet Ukraine’s president, reaffirm US support
    Jul09

    Tillerson to meet Ukraine’s president, reaffirm US support

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    Tillerson to meet Ukraine’s president, reaffirm US support
    Jul09

    Tillerson to meet Ukraine’s president, reaffirm US support

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is in Ukraine to reaffirm American support as the country struggles with a Russia-backed insurgency in the east and attempts to crack down on … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Why Putin Loves Trump: He’s Making America Weak Again
    Jul09

    Why Putin Loves Trump: He’s Making America Weak Again

    As the G20 summit shows, the US under its erratic president is losing its soft power – and its friends. In the movie version, they would have talked for a few minutes and then found an excuse to dismiss their foreign ministers and interpreters. At long last, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump would be alone and in private. Putin would look the...

    Looking for Lenin
    Jul09

    Looking for Lenin

    What has become of the thousands of fallen Vladimir Lenin statues in Ukraine? …read more Source: BBC

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders
    Jul09

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders

    HAMBURG: Leaders from the world’s leading economies broke with US President Donald Trump on climate policy at a G20 summit on Saturday, in a rare public admission of disagreement and blow to multilateral cooperation. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, keen to show off her skills as a mediator two months before a German election, achieved her...

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade
    Jul09

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade

    World leaders made concessions on trade and climate language to Donald Trump Saturday at the end of the most fractious and riot-hit G20 summit ever, in exchange for preserving a fragile unity of the club of major industrialised and emerging economies. But the gesture opened the door for others, with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warning...

    Tennis: Federer, Djokovic march on at Wimbledon
    Jul09

    Tennis: Federer, Djokovic march on at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AFP) – Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic marched into the business end of Wimbledon as they reached the last 16, while women’s top seed Angelique Kerber scraped through on Saturday.Seven-time champion Federer made it into the fourth round for the 15th time with a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4, 6-4 win over Germany’s Mischa Zverev.The Swiss...

    G-20 summit ends with Trump  getting concessions on trade, climate
    Jul09

    G-20 summit ends with Trump getting concessions on trade, climate

    HAMBURG: World leaders made concessions on trade and climate language to Donald Trump Saturday at the end of the most fractious and riot-hit G20 summit ever, in exchange for preserving a fragile unity of the club of major industrialized and emerging economies. But the gesture opened the door for others, with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders
    Jul09

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders

    US President Donald Trump stands beside his chair at the G20 leaders’ summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz HAMBURG: Leaders from the world’s leading economies broke with US President Donald Trump on climate policy at a G20 summit on Saturday, in a rare public admission of disagreement and blow to...

    The Transcript
    Jul09

    The Transcript

    When I wrote the post below, trying to make sense of what happened in the Trump-Putin meeting, I didn’t have the transcript of the gaggle with McMaster, Cohn and Mnuchin. What I was going on were press accounts that they declined to address Lavrov’s and Putin’s comments. So I knew in general they declined but I didn’t have...