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    NATO Secretary General to visit Ukraine
    Jul08

    NATO Secretary General to visit Ukraine

    Ukraine is set to welcome Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on July 10th. The visit coincides with the 20th anniversary of the distinctive …read more Source:...

    Trump’s pursuit of friendship with Putin fulfills his campaign promise
    Jul08

    Trump’s pursuit of friendship with Putin fulfills his campaign promise

    HAMBURG — When it comes to dealing with Russia, President Donald Trump is keeping his promise.As president, Trump has backed away from campaign promises to impose tariffs on China, scrap the Iran nuclear deal and quickly build a wall on the Mexican border.But nothing has deterred him from his vow to test the possibilities of diplomacy with...

    West must engage with Russia, but can’t be ‘business as usual,’ says U.K. defense secretary
    Jul08

    West must engage with Russia, but can’t be ‘business as usual,’ says U.K. defense secretary

    JUDY WOODRUFF: As part of the G20 summit this weekend, President Trump will meet with the United Kingdom’s prime minister, Theresa May. They will have much to discuss, from the fight against ISIS, to the role of NATO, and how their broader agendas differ from those of European allies. A short time ago, I spoke with the U.K.’s defense...

    Ukraine’s dirty politics and a garbage crisis swamp lovely Lviv
    Jul08

    Ukraine’s dirty politics and a garbage crisis swamp lovely Lviv

    The city’s outspoken mayor faces a politically toxic scandal over its rubbish emergency …read more Source: The Irish...

    Vox Sentences: A big, beautiful handshake
    Jul08

    Vox Sentences: A big, beautiful handshake

    Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what’s happening in the world, curated by Ella Nilsen. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. Trump and Putin meet face to face; the latest US jobs report exceeds expectations; 19 states sue...

    Trump and Putin find chemistry, draw criticism in first meeting
    Jul08

    Trump and Putin find chemistry, draw criticism in first meeting

    HAMBURG: In a meeting that ran longer than either side had planned, US President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed alleged Russian meddling in the US election on Friday but agreed to focus on better ties rather than litigating the past. Trump, a Republican who called it an “honor” to meet with the Russian president, drew...

    Trump meets Putin for first time, calls it ‘an honour’
    Jul08

    Trump meets Putin for first time, calls it ‘an honour’

    July 08, 2017 5:00 AMHAMBURG • US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin met yesterday for the first time, the most highly anticipated sit-down at the Group of 20 (G-20) summit, with repercussions for Mr Trump’s political standing at home and security around the world in hot spots from Syria to Ukraine. …read more...

    When Donald met Vladimir
    Jul08

    When Donald met Vladimir

    HAMBURG — In one of the most highly-anticipated political confrontations since the end of the Cold War, U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin pow-wowed for more than two hours Friday on the sidelines of the G20 summit. They agreed to work together to implement a new ceasefire in southwest Syria, to...

    Women killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city
    Jul08

    Women killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city

    DONETSK: Two explosions rocked the city of Lugansk in Ukraine’s insurgent-run east on Friday, killing one person and injuring seven on Friday, said officials, considering them “acts of terror.” Lugansk is the main city of one of the two rebel-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine where violence has been uninterrupted since a pro-Russian...

    Trump’s Warsaw Triumph
    Jul08

    Trump’s Warsaw Triumph

    Imagine that President Donald Trump gave a speech praising a strong Europe. Imagine that he called forthrightly on Russia to stop its aggression in Ukraine and join the community of responsible nations. Imagine that he embraced the mutual defense commitment, so-called Article 5, of NATO. Imagine that he extolled the role of women in our society....