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    US taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report
    Jul07

    US taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a media pool report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Taps Ex-NATO Ambassador As Special Ukraine Envoy
    Jul07

    U.S. Taps Ex-NATO Ambassador As Special Ukraine Envoy

    Kurt Volker, a former U.S. ambassador to NATO, has been appointed to be the new U.S. special envoy to negotiate over the fate of war-racked Ukraine, two State Department officials confirmed to RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany
    Jul07

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany

    HAMBURG, Germany — President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shared a brief encounter Friday ahead of their highly anticipated meeting on the sidelines of an international summit in Germany. The two leaders had a brief encounter upon arrival at the G-20 summit of industrialized and developing nations, shaking hands and...

    All eyes on Trump and Putin at G20 summit
    Jul07

    All eyes on Trump and Putin at G20 summit

    Hamburg – After weeks of build-up, President Donald Trump will hold his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a sit-down that will be shadowed by the investigations into whether Trump’s campaign coordinated with Moscow during last year’s presidential election. The leaders are expected to delve into a series of...

    Today at Commission, Cyprus talks and agenda
    Jul07

    Today at Commission, Cyprus talks and agenda

    With the G20 meeting in Hamburg about to get going, reporters in Brussels were more interested in the collapse of talks in Switzerland on the reunification of Cyprus. The European Commission said it regretted that the 10-day talks had failed but it would continue to provide political and technical support when search for agreement...

    All eyes on Trump-Putin dynamics as they meet for first time at G20
    Jul07

    All eyes on Trump-Putin dynamics as they meet for first time at G20

    Trump has said he wants to find ways to work with Putin, a goal made more difficult by sharp differences over Russia’s actions in Syria and Ukraine, and allegations Moscow meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. …read more Source: AKIpress News...

    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage
    Jul07

    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage

    Police in Hamburg clashed with protesters for a second day Friday as leaders of the world’s 20 richest economies opened talks.Those talks include President Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, an encounter on the sidelines that will be closely watched. Leftist demonstrators were out in force again...

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis – report
    Jul07

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis – report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a pooled media report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report
    Jul07

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a pooled media report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. … …read more Source:...

    Trump meets Putin at G20
    Jul07

    Trump meets Putin at G20

    HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump meets Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the first time Friday, in an eagerly awaited encounter at a G20 summit marked by the growing divide between America and its Western allies. On the eve of a face-off that carries consequences for world crises including the wars in Syria and Ukraine, Trump set the tone...