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    Tennis: Federer, Djokovic march on at Wimbledon
    Jul09

    Tennis: Federer, Djokovic march on at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AFP) – Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic marched into the business end of Wimbledon as they reached the last 16, while women’s top seed Angelique Kerber scraped through on Saturday.Seven-time champion Federer made it into the fourth round for the 15th time with a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4, 6-4 win over Germany’s Mischa Zverev.The Swiss...

    G-20 summit ends with Trump  getting concessions on trade, climate
    Jul09

    G-20 summit ends with Trump getting concessions on trade, climate

    HAMBURG: World leaders made concessions on trade and climate language to Donald Trump Saturday at the end of the most fractious and riot-hit G20 summit ever, in exchange for preserving a fragile unity of the club of major industrialized and emerging economies. But the gesture opened the door for others, with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders
    Jul09

    US isolated on climate at summit of world leaders

    US President Donald Trump stands beside his chair at the G20 leaders’ summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz HAMBURG: Leaders from the world’s leading economies broke with US President Donald Trump on climate policy at a G20 summit on Saturday, in a rare public admission of disagreement and blow to...

    The Transcript
    Jul09

    The Transcript

    When I wrote the post below, trying to make sense of what happened in the Trump-Putin meeting, I didn’t have the transcript of the gaggle with McMaster, Cohn and Mnuchin. What I was going on were press accounts that they declined to address Lavrov’s and Putin’s comments. So I knew in general they declined but I didn’t have...

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade
    Jul09

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade

    HAMBURG: World leaders made concessions on trade and climate language to Donald Trump Saturday at the end of the most fractious and riot-hit G20 summit ever, in exchange for preserving a fragile unity of the club of major industrialised and emerging economies. But the gesture opened the door for others, with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

    Tillerson Set To Meet Poroshenko In First Official Visit To Ukraine
    Jul09

    Tillerson Set To Meet Poroshenko In First Official Visit To Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is set to arrive in Kyiv for talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on July 9 in his first official visit to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Steps needed for genuine   ceasefire in Ukraine: Russia
    Jul09

    Steps needed for genuine ceasefire in Ukraine: Russia

    HAMBURG: Measures are needed that will lead to a genuine ceasefire in Ukraine, and implementation of the Minsk agreements to end the conflict there has been too slow, the Kremlin said on Saturday. With Ukraine on the agenda, President Vladimir Putin earlier met with his counterparts from France and Germany, Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel, on...

    Federer, Djokovic: Tennis stars march on at Wimbledon
    Jul09

    Federer, Djokovic: Tennis stars march on at Wimbledon

    Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic marched into the business end of Wimbledon as they reached the last 16, while women's top seed Angelique Kerber scraped through on Saturday. Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic marched into the business end of Wimbledon as they reached the last 16, while women’s top seed Angelique Kerber scraped through on...

    Russian president’s plane ‘made 500km detour’
    Jul09

    Russian president’s plane ‘made 500km detour’

    A plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 summit in Germany made a detour of about 500km to avoid flying over Nato members Poland or the Baltic states, data from a flight tracker showed.According to the FlightRadar24 website, a Russian government jet flying from Moscow to Hamburg on Thursday deviated from the direct route over...

    Trump accepts that Russia didn’t meddle in presidential election: Vladimir Putin
    Jul08

    Trump accepts that Russia didn’t meddle in presidential election: Vladimir Putin

    Putin said his talks with Trump offered a model for rebuilding Russia-U.S. ties, which have plummeted to post-Cold War lows over Ukraine, Syria and other disputes. …read more Source: Global...