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    Malaysia holds memorial for victims of downed Flight 17
    Jul13

    Malaysia holds memorial for victims of downed Flight 17

    Malaysia has held a memorial service to mark the anniversary of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, which killed all 298 people aboard. …read more Source: ABC...

    Pushing America First, Trump Seeks Common Ground in France
    Jul13

    Pushing America First, Trump Seeks Common Ground in France

    U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in France Thursday for Bastille Day celebrations that will see American and French troops marching together Friday on Paris’ famed Champs Élysées. The two-day trip could be somewhat of a respite from media scrutiny on alleged links between Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia, but he was...

    Juventus sign Douglas Costa from Bayern Munich
    Jul13

    Juventus sign Douglas Costa from Bayern Munich

    Juventus have confirmed the signing of Douglas Costa from Bayern Munich. The 26-year-old Brazilian spent two seasons with the Bundesliga champions, after moving from Shakhtar Donetsk. He will now… …read more Source:...

    Liberian Leader Receives Letter of Credence of New Ukrainian Ambassador
    Jul13

    Liberian Leader Receives Letter of Credence of New Ukrainian Ambassador

    Photo Credit: Mr. Ousman Diallo-EXECUTIVE MANSIONPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received the Letter of Credence of the new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Ukraine to Liberia, His Excellency Ambassador Alexandre OVCHAROV. According to an Executive Mansion release, the Ambassador OVCHAROV presented his Letter of...

    WATCH: Al Franken Uses FBI Hearing to Destroy Conservatives’ Latest Defense of Trump Jr.
    Jul13

    WATCH: Al Franken Uses FBI Hearing to Destroy Conservatives’ Latest Defense of Trump Jr.

    Franken does not have time for false equivalencies. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) broke down the differences between accusations that Hillary Clinton received campaign assistance from Ukraine and allegations that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia.The Minnesota Democrat compared the two cases Wednesday afternoon, during the confirmation hearing for...

    Minnesota man, 98, wanted for Nazi war crimes in Poland but son decries ‘charade’
    Jul13

    Minnesota man, 98, wanted for Nazi war crimes in Poland but son decries ‘charade’

    Michael Karkoc is sought by Polish authorities over the massacre of 44 civilians in 1944, but his son Andriy tells the Guardian his father is entirely innocentAs the history of Nazi hunting approaches its inevitable end, it could seem anticlimactic that one of its final chapters concerns a 98-year-old resident of an assisted living facility in a...

    Ukrainian arms inspectors to conduct observation flight over Lithuania  – The Baltic Times
    Jul13

    Ukrainian arms inspectors to conduct observation flight over Lithuania – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – Ukrainian arms control inspectors will carry out an observation flight over Lithuania on Wednesday and Thursday, the Defense Ministry …… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Sen. John McCain is not a fan of Trump’s Pentagon nominees
    Jul13

    Sen. John McCain is not a fan of Trump’s Pentagon nominees

    Donald Trump recently said there are certain jobs he only trusts wealthy executives to perform, but Republican Senator John McCain would prefer they not be military positions. “I said I did not want people from the top five corporations [for Pentagon positions],” McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, told reporters Tuesday,...

    Ukraine Hopes to Launch Membership Action Plan Talks With NATO Soon – Ambassador
    Jul13

    Ukraine Hopes to Launch Membership Action Plan Talks With NATO Soon – Ambassador

    KIEV (Sputnik) — “[Ukraine] proposed NATO to consider an opportunity to start a political dialogue that should result in accession of Ukraine to NATO Membership Action Plan. We need this dialogue to ensure that the Alliance wouldn’t decline our request,” Prystaiko stated. On Monday, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that he...

    Vox Sentences: Trump’s pick for the FBI doesn’t agree with him about Russia
    Jul13

    Vox Sentences: Trump’s pick for the FBI doesn’t agree with him about Russia

    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. Brazil’s ex-president is sentenced on corruption charges; Trump’s FBI nominee...