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    Questions arise over Trump and his advisers’ ties to Putin and Ukraine
    Aug02

    Questions arise over Trump and his advisers’ ties to Putin and Ukraine

    Republican candidate Donald Trump appeared confused about recent events in Ukraine in an interview Sunday with ABC. But Trump did affirm his desire for a good relationship with Russia, and that he was planning to look into the idea of recognizing Russia’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    OSCE Official Says Monitors Need ‘Unfettered’ Access In Ukraine
    Aug02

    OSCE Official Says Monitors Need ‘Unfettered’ Access In Ukraine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) is demanding unfettered access across eastern Ukraine after one of its monitoring missions there was threatened at gunpoint by Russia-bac …read more Source: Big News...

    As Ukraine Frets Over Trump, Russian U.N. Envoy Talks Up His Business Skills
    Aug02

    As Ukraine Frets Over Trump, Russian U.N. Envoy Talks Up His Business Skills

    Ukrainian officials are expressing concern over Donald Trump while Russians boast about his business successes. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Trump’s Turn Toward Appeasement
    Aug02

    Trump’s Turn Toward Appeasement

    Is it going to be like this every day for the next 98 days?Speaking on Monday in Columbus, Ohio, Donald Trump delivered a new series of head-spinning remarks. Most notably, Trump defended controversial comments he made about Ukraine and Crimea over the weekend, and he preemptively questioned the legitimacy of the elections, suggesting that the...

    CNN's Fareed Zakaria: Trump's a 'bull—- artist'
    Aug02

    CNN's Fareed Zakaria: Trump's a 'bull—- artist'

    Journalist Fareed Zakaria is slamming Donald Trump as a “bullshit artist” after the GOP presidential nominee tried to walk back claims that Russia would not intervene in Ukraine.”There’s a term for this kind of thing — this is the mode of a bullshit… …read more Source: The...

    War With Russia Looms, Says Former NATO General in New Book
    Aug01

    War With Russia Looms, Says Former NATO General in New Book

    The first female president of the United States faces her first major international conflict: Seeking to consolidate the Slavic nations of Eastern Europe, Russia has seized the three Baltic states—Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia—all members of NATO. That requires a response beyond just a caustic tweet or sharply worded press release. For the first...

    Trump: Taking back Crimea would trigger World War III
    Aug01

    Trump: Taking back Crimea would trigger World War III

    World War III would break out if the United States were to intervene and take back Crimea from Russia on behalf of Ukraine, Donald Trump declared Monday, in his latest statement explaining his assessment of the geopolitical situation. Trump mocked media coverage of his interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that suggested he did not...

    Red tape forces Canada to stop providing Ukraine’s military with satellite imagery of Russian forces
    Aug01

    Red tape forces Canada to stop providing Ukraine’s military with satellite imagery of Russian forces

    The Canadian government has pulled the plug on providing Ukraine with satellite imagery to track Russian and rebel forces after the process of transferring the data became tangled up in red tape. The Conservative government announced in February 2015 Canada would give Ukraine imagery from the high-tech Radarsat-2 satellite to boost security in...

    Trump Time Capsule #66: Khan, Koch, Crimea, and the NFL
    Aug01

    Trump Time Capsule #66: Khan, Koch, Crimea, and the NFL

    Trump on TwitterI’ve been offline for several days writing a magazine article. (Debates!) On return, I see that Donald Trump has lit off another string of firecrackers, Chinese New Year-style. As a short recap:His campaign against the bereaved parents of a decorated American combat casualty, Army Captain Humayun Khan, goes on. His associate...

    The Ukrainian government has announced a plan to turn the radioactive wasteland of Chernobyl into something incredible
    Aug01

    The Ukrainian government has announced a plan to turn the radioactive wasteland of Chernobyl into something incredible

    The Ukrainian government has a plan to convert the Chernobyl nuclear power plant into a solar farm. …read more Source: Business...