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    What Is Collusion? Is It Even a Crime?
    Jul12

    What Is Collusion? Is It Even a Crime?

    President Donald Trump has repeatedly denied colluding with the Russian government during the 2016 campaign. Yet, the revelation of a meeting last year—between his son, his campaign chairman, his son-in-law and a Russian lawyer who promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton from the Russian government—suggests that the question of...

    Germany Company Alleges Russia Violated Sanctions Sending Turbines to Crimea
    Jul12

    Germany Company Alleges Russia Violated Sanctions Sending Turbines to Crimea

    Putin promised energy security for annexed territory, but he can’t seem to provide it. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Dutch block aspirational communique at EU-Ukraine summit
    Jul12

    Dutch block aspirational communique at EU-Ukraine summit

    KIEV — A summit between top Ukrainian and European Union officials to take place over the next two days in Kiev is likely to end without a final joint communiqué because of Dutch objections over wording that the EU “acknowledges Ukraine’s European aspirations.†European Council President Donald...

    U.S., Ukraine Join Others For Black Sea Naval Exercises
    Jul12

    U.S., Ukraine Join Others For Black Sea Naval Exercises

    U.S. and Ukrainian ships have been conducting operations in the Black Sea, joining with forces from 15 other countries in the port of Odesa for the annual Sea Breeze exercises. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Opinion: Crimea turbines put Siemens in geopolitical hot water
    Jul12

    Opinion: Crimea turbines put Siemens in geopolitical hot water

    Should Siemens deliver gas turbines to Crimea? Of course not. But what about Siemens’ Russian partners? The latest controversy shows how business deals can quickly become geopolitical, says DW’s Christian F. Trippe. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    The blackmail factor: Trumpworld’s Russia lies are a major risk to national security
    Jul12

    The blackmail factor: Trumpworld’s Russia lies are a major risk to national security

    The Russians know the truth and Trump knows they know. The Trump team’s habit of lying in public about its contacts with various official and unofficial emissaries of the Russian government is problematic on its own terms, but especially troubling because it raises the possibility that American foreign policy could be influenced by the fear...

    Remains of WWII ethnic Armenian 75-year MIA Sgt. to be transferred from Ukraine
    Jul12

    Remains of WWII ethnic Armenian 75-year MIA Sgt. to be transferred from Ukraine

    …read more Source: armenpress

    Siemens’ Crimea predicament tests limits of EU sanctions
    Jul12

    Siemens’ Crimea predicament tests limits of EU sanctions

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The delivery of turbines made by the German company Siemens to Crimea shows the limits of policing European Union sanctions on Russia as no EU enforcement authority exists, officials and experts said. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Campaign Succeeded by Breaking All the Rules—and It’s Catching Up to Him Now
    Jul12

    Trump’s Campaign Succeeded by Breaking All the Rules—and It’s Catching Up to Him Now

    Donald Trump’s campaign for president seemed to vacillate between, to borrow Hunter S. Thompson’s dichotomy, being too weird to live and too rare to die. All the smartest analysts were convinced that it was definitely too weird to live. Stocked with amateurs, retreads, and minor-league washouts suddenly promoted for a cup of coffee,...

    What Exactly are ‘Kremlin Ties’?
    Jul12

    What Exactly are ‘Kremlin Ties’?

    On its surface, the Donald Trump Jr. affair seems as bizarre as its cast of characters. A Russian corporate lawyer who Trump Jr. believed possessed Russian government kompromat—compromising information—on the Clinton campaign. A Russian-Azerbaijani pop star, Emin Agalarov, whose publicist made the connection with Trump Jr., and who himself is the...