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    Would Hillary keep John Kerry on?
    Aug08

    Would Hillary keep John Kerry on?

    Time is running out for John Kerry. With less than six months until a new president takes office, the U.S. secretary of state is working furiously to reach a political settlement in Syria, hold together the international coalition fighting the Islamic State, and tame a Russian bear prowling in Syria and Ukraine. Friends and allies say the...

    Would Hillary keep John Kerry on?
    Aug08

    Would Hillary keep John Kerry on?

    Time is running out for John Kerry.With less than six months until a new president takes office, the U.S. secretary of state is working furiously to reach a political settlement in Syria, hold together the international coalition fighting the Islamic State, and tame a Russian bear prowling in Syria and Ukraine.Friends and allies say the energetic...

    The Latest:  14 gold medals await athletes in Rio de Janeiro
    Aug08

    The Latest: 14 gold medals await athletes in Rio de Janeiro

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Latest from the 2016 Summer Olympics at Rio de Janeiro (all times local): 5:30 a.m. Eight sports will be awarding 14 gold medals Monday at the Rio Olympics in events ranging from artistic gymnastics to diving, fencing, judo, rugby sevens, shooting, swimming and weightlifting. Swimming alone will hand out four gold medals...

    Terrorist attack prevented at Ukraine’s Lviv railway
    Aug08

    Terrorist attack prevented at Ukraine’s Lviv railway

    Ukraine’s Security Service has prevented explosions at three sections of Lviv railway road. …read more Source:...

    I ran the CIA, now I endorse Hillary: former acting director
    Aug08

    I ran the CIA, now I endorse Hillary: former acting director

    A former top official of the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) recently gave backing to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. In an article written in the New York Times on Aug 5 , Michael J. Morell, CIA’s former acting director and deputy director from 2010 to 2013 said that in the upcoming presidential elections on Nov 8, he will...

    “Armenia should attempt to advance its interests, also by showing teeth to Russia”
    Aug08

    “Armenia should attempt to advance its interests, also by showing teeth to Russia”

    Interview with Hovhannes Igityan, member of Armenian National Movement (ANM), former chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Relations. Mr. Igityan, the agreement on transportation of Iranian gas through the territory of Armenia has been signed recently. What will Armenia benefit from it? At least transportation of...

    What to watch at the Rio Games on Monday
    Aug08

    What to watch at the Rio Games on Monday

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Day 3 of the Rio Games features medal action in gymnastics, swimming, fencing, women’s rugby, judo and more. Here are some things to watch (all times local): SWIMMING A day after adding a record 19th gold medal to his collection, Michael Phelps swims in preliminaries of the men’s 200 meter butterfly at 1:44 p.m....

    Ukraine denies entry to Tajik national suspected of having ties with IS
    Aug08

    Ukraine denies entry to Tajik national suspected of having ties with IS

    DUSHANBE, August 8, 2016, Asia-Plus – Tajik national suspected of having ties with the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group has been denied entry at Lvov airport in Ukraine. Ukraine’s border service reports that one of passengers on the flight Istanbul-Lvov, who is Tajik national, has been denied entry to Ukraine. He is allegedly member of IS...

    President Trump and the future of the West
    Aug08

    President Trump and the future of the West

    It was a strange day for Estonia when the tiny Baltic nation became the focus of intense debate in the U.S. presidential campaign. At issue: Would the United States honor its NATO obligation to defend Estonia in the event of an attack by Russia? Donald Trump, who has repeatedly criticized small NATO members for “taking advantage” of the United...

    What If the Green Party Stopped Being Kooky and Started Getting Real?
    Aug08

    What If the Green Party Stopped Being Kooky and Started Getting Real?

    HOUSTON — In Philadelphia, at the Democratic National Convention, the woman had been a delegate for Bernie Sanders. But now he was gone and she was here, on stage at the talent show at the Green Party convention in the student center at the University of Houston, very far from the center of the political universe. She hadn’t known much...