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    U.S.-Russia Ties at New Low with Expulsions of Diplomats
    Jul31

    U.S.-Russia Ties at New Low with Expulsions of Diplomats

    MOSCOW – With a sweeping cut in the number of U.S. diplomatic personnel in Russia, President Vladimir Putin has raised the stakes further in an escalating rift with the United States. The reductions, reminiscent of massive Cold War-era expulsions of diplomats, follow stiff, new sanctions against Russia approved by the U.S. Congress. A look at the...

    Ukraine finance minister denies tax evasion after probe launched
    Jul31

    Ukraine finance minister denies tax evasion after probe launched

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Finance Minister Oleksandr Danylyuk denied on Monday an accusation of tax evasion from a lawmaker that has led to an investigation by prosecutors. …read more Source:...

    Are Russia and America Headed for a Showdown?
    Jul31

    Are Russia and America Headed for a Showdown?

    George Beebe Security, Americas Misinterpreting Russian signals is the most immediate danger to the United States as the White House considers next steps. How will Moscow respond as the United States takes a series of retaliatory steps meant to punish Russia for its misdeeds in American domestic politics, Ukraine and the Middle East? Conventional...

    Trump’s Worst Week Yet
    Jul31

    Trump’s Worst Week Yet

    There hasn’t been a single smooth week in the Trump presidency, but last week was, by popular consensus, the worst of them so far. Given the struggles of this president, that’s no small statement. What was remarkable was the breadth of Trump’s troubles. His top legislative priority was, once again, knocked flat. He had to...

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine
    Jul31

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine

    A Pennsylvania-based coal company has won a contract to supply coal to Ukraine’s state-owned power company in preparation for that country’s winter heating needs. Officials said the deal would bolster … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Russia urges US to fix ties as it cuts US diplomatic staff
    Jul31

    Russia urges US to fix ties as it cuts US diplomatic staff

    Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said it will take time for the U.S. to recover from what he called “political schizophrenia,” but he added that Russia wants constructive cooperation with Washington. Peskov’s statement followed televised comments Sunday by Putin, who said the U.S. would have to cut 755 of its embassy and...

    U.S. Set To Deliver Coal To Ukraine For The First Time
    Jul31

    U.S. Set To Deliver Coal To Ukraine For The First Time

    The United States is set to begin delivering coal to Ukraine for the first time in a deal Washington framed as a move toward reducing Kyiv’s reliance on Russian energy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine
    Jul31

    Trump administration hails deal to export coal to Ukraine

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    As the US and EU square off over Russia sanctions, only Putin can win | Natalie Nougayrède
    Jul31

    As the US and EU square off over Russia sanctions, only Putin can win | Natalie Nougayrède

    Instead of applauding Washington’s moves against Putin, the EU is furious. Russia’s leader is again profiting from the craziness around Donald Trump• Natalie Nougayrède is a Guardian columnistMike Pence, the US vice-president, is on a European tour this week to assure allies that “America First doesn’t mean America alone”. But...

    Brest road construction company wins road maintenance tender in Ukraine’s Zhytomir Oblast
    Jul31

    Brest road construction company wins road maintenance tender in Ukraine’s Zhytomir Oblast

    Brest-based road construction company No. 4 can also help repair streets in Kiev, in particular, Naberezhnoye Highway. …read more Source:...