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    The deflated balloon of a strong Trump presidency
    Aug03

    The deflated balloon of a strong Trump presidency

    After Obama’s weak reaction to the Russian interference in the Syrian civil war, the Russian annexation of Crimea, the world started wondering about an American leadership on the back foot. The more hawkish of commentators even saw this as the beginning of the end of the American Empire or at least a president unwilling to further it. Obama...

    Trump’s next military scapegoat: Foreign-born service members targeted by Pentagon

    (Credit: Getty/John Moore) The White House is currently celebrating “American Dream Week,” part of a gimmicky branding scheme meant to highlight President Donald Trump’s achievements. So far during this celebration Trump has unveiled his new immigration plan, saying he wants immigrants “who speak English,” and now the Civil Rights Division...

    Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko hangs up his gloves, ends Anthony Joshua rematch hopes
    Aug03

    Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko hangs up his gloves, ends Anthony Joshua rematch hopes

    Ukraine’s former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko announced his retirement from boxing on Thursday to scupper any hopes of a November rematch against Britain’s Anthony Joshua. The post Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko hangs up his gloves, ends Anthony Joshua rematch hopes appeared first on Firstpost....

    US sanctions are ‘trade war’ on Russia, says PM Medvedev
    Aug03

    US sanctions are ‘trade war’ on Russia, says PM Medvedev

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said new sanctions imposed by the US are tantamount to declaring a “full-scale trade war” against Moscow., He said the measures, signed by Donald Trump, demonstrated the complete impotence of the US president, who he said had been humiliated by Congress. The law aims to punish Russia for its...

    Trump approves new ‘flawed’ Russia sanctions
    Aug03

    Trump approves new ‘flawed’ Russia sanctions

    President Donald Trump has signed into a law a bill which imposes new sanctions on Russia for their alleged meddling in the 2016 election., The bill, which was signed in private at the White House, also imposes sanctions on Iran and North Korea. Mr Trump accused Congress of overreach on the legislation, which “handcuffs” him from...

    US sanctions are ‘trade war’ on Russia, says PM Medvedev
    Aug03

    US sanctions are ‘trade war’ on Russia, says PM Medvedev

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said new sanctions imposed by the US are tantamount to declaring a “full-scale trade war” against Moscow. He said the measures, signed by Donald Trump, demonstrated the complete impotence of the US president, who he said had been humiliated by Congress. The law aims to punish Russia for its alleged...

    Ex-world boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko retires
    Aug03

    Ex-world boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko retires

    The Ukrainian Klitschko held various titles in a glorious 21-year career. The post Ex-world boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko retires appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. …read more Source: Premium Times...

    Former Heavyweight Boxing Champion Klitschko Retires
    Aug03

    Former Heavyweight Boxing Champion Klitschko Retires

    Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko has announced his retirement from boxing at age 41. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sharapova withdraws from Stanford with left arm injury
    Aug03

    Sharapova withdraws from Stanford with left arm injury

    Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova withdrew from the WTA Bank of the West Classic just before her scheduled second-round match Wednesday with a left arm injury, tournament officials announced. ‘We’re sad to announce that @mariasharapova has withdrawn after doctor’s advice regarding her left arm,’ a post on the...

    Heavyweight Legend Wladimir Klitschko Retires From Boxing
    Aug03

    Heavyweight Legend Wladimir Klitschko Retires From Boxing

    Wladimir Klitschko has decided to retire from boxing, killing any hopes of a potential rematch with heavyweight king Anthony Joshua, according to Daily Mail. The Ukrainian was defeated by Joshua in a heavyweight blockbuster back in April and the Brit was eyeing another colossal bout in Las Vegas on November 11. But the 41-year-old released a...