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    Siemens Withdraws From Russian Energy Projects
    Jul22

    Siemens Withdraws From Russian Energy Projects

    German industrial giant Siemens will withdraw from a Russian joint venture after discovering that four of its gas turbines were illegally shipped to Crimea. The company will also halt deliveries of power generation equipment to Russian state-controlled customers for the “time being”. Siemens confirmed that it had received “credible information”...

    Former Top US Intel Officials Criticize Trump’s Stance on Russia
    Jul22

    Former Top US Intel Officials Criticize Trump’s Stance on Russia

    Two former top U.S. intelligence officials harshly criticized President Donald Trump on Friday for not standing up to Russia for meddling in the presidential election, one of them wondering aloud whether the president’s real aim is to make “Russia great again.” Former National Intelligence Director James Clapper and former CIA Director John...

    Neck-deep in Russkies
    Jul22

    Neck-deep in Russkies

    Donald Trump Jr.; Jared Kushner; Paul Manafort (Credit: AP/Darron Cummings/Susan Walsh/Matt Rourke) Something tells me there are a lot of Salon readers out there who have worked on political campaigns at the national, state, or local level — people who have done everything from calling voters on election day to strategizing with the candidate....

    Macron to make first foray into Ukraine conflict peace talks
    Jul22

    Macron to make first foray into Ukraine conflict peace talks

    The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany will hold telephone talks on Monday, officials said, amid a fresh flare up in fighting in eastern Ukraine between government troops and Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: The Local...

    Germany to take part in new talks on Ukraine conflict
    Jul22

    Germany to take part in new talks on Ukraine conflict

    The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will hold telephone talks on Monday, officials said, amid a fresh flare up in fighting in eastern Ukraine between government troops and Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: The Local...

    Armen Ashotyan: Bako Sahakyan must not be compared with Aliyev – head  of Azerbaijan constantly walks with security, and President of  Artsakh does not have
    Jul22

    Armen Ashotyan: Bako Sahakyan must not be compared with Aliyev – head  of Azerbaijan constantly walks with security, and President of  Artsakh does not have

    ArmInfo.. Today there are no economic or political bases for Armenia’s withdrawal from the Eurasian Economic Union. This opinion was expressed in the interview with journalists by the deputy chairman of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia, head of the parliamentary commission on foreign affairs Armen Ashotyan, referring to the statement...

    Renowned Russian Rights Activist: Putin Treats Me With Dignity, Respect
    Jul22

    Renowned Russian Rights Activist: Putin Treats Me With Dignity, Respect

    Lyudmila Alekeyeva, a renowned human rights activist who has challenged the Soviet regime and Russian authorities since the 1950s, tells VOA that Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent surprise visit to her flat left her with an improved perception of the man. Putin visited Alekeyeva on Thursday, her 90th birthday, reaching out to the...

    In rebel-held Ukraine, activists struggle to stem HIV spread
    Jul22

    In rebel-held Ukraine, activists struggle to stem HIV spread

    A patient waits in a hospital treating drug users in the rebel capital of Donetsk, Ukraine © AFP / Aleksey FILIPPOVDONETSK, Ukraine, Jul 22 – As clashes drag on in east Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed rebels, health activist Natalia Gurova is fighting another battle of her own. Gurova manages a project in her...

    Politics: 5 more Ukrainian soldiers have been killed as a bloody surge in fighting continues
    Jul22

    Politics: 5 more Ukrainian soldiers have been killed as a bloody surge in fighting continues

    Fifteen soldiers have been killed and 24 more have been wounded in the last three days. Five Ukrainian soldiers were killed and eight more were wounded Thursday night and Friday morning in eastern Ukraine, according to the Ukrainian Defense Ministry. One soldier was killed and another was wounded on Thursday night near the Butovka coal mine, and...

    Former spy chiefs tear into Trump
    Jul22

    Former spy chiefs tear into Trump

    ASPEN, Colorado — Two former top U.S. intelligence officials tore into President Donald Trump on Friday, saying in sometimes personal terms that Trump has shown disrespect for intelligence officials and a distasteful affinity for Russian President Vladimir Putin, and warning he may be endangering U.S. national security. The two...