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    Vox Sentences: A big, beautiful handshake
    Jul08

    Vox Sentences: A big, beautiful handshake

    Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what’s happening in the world, curated by Ella Nilsen. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. Trump and Putin meet face to face; the latest US jobs report exceeds expectations; 19 states sue...

    Trump and Putin find chemistry, draw criticism in first meeting
    Jul08

    Trump and Putin find chemistry, draw criticism in first meeting

    HAMBURG: In a meeting that ran longer than either side had planned, US President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed alleged Russian meddling in the US election on Friday but agreed to focus on better ties rather than litigating the past. Trump, a Republican who called it an “honor” to meet with the Russian president, drew...

    Trump meets Putin for first time, calls it ‘an honour’
    Jul08

    Trump meets Putin for first time, calls it ‘an honour’

    July 08, 2017 5:00 AMHAMBURG • US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin met yesterday for the first time, the most highly anticipated sit-down at the Group of 20 (G-20) summit, with repercussions for Mr Trump’s political standing at home and security around the world in hot spots from Syria to Ukraine. …read more...

    When Donald met Vladimir
    Jul08

    When Donald met Vladimir

    HAMBURG — In one of the most highly-anticipated political confrontations since the end of the Cold War, U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin pow-wowed for more than two hours Friday on the sidelines of the G20 summit. They agreed to work together to implement a new ceasefire in southwest Syria, to...

    Women killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city
    Jul08

    Women killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city

    DONETSK: Two explosions rocked the city of Lugansk in Ukraine’s insurgent-run east on Friday, killing one person and injuring seven on Friday, said officials, considering them “acts of terror.” Lugansk is the main city of one of the two rebel-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine where violence has been uninterrupted since a pro-Russian...

    Trump’s Warsaw Triumph
    Jul08

    Trump’s Warsaw Triumph

    Imagine that President Donald Trump gave a speech praising a strong Europe. Imagine that he called forthrightly on Russia to stop its aggression in Ukraine and join the community of responsible nations. Imagine that he embraced the mutual defense commitment, so-called Article 5, of NATO. Imagine that he extolled the role of women in our society....

    Tillerson: Special Representative for Ukraine Appointed Upon Putin Request
    Jul07

    Tillerson: Special Representative for Ukraine Appointed Upon Putin Request

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US special representative for the Ukraine negotiations was appointed by the United States upon request by Russian President Vladimir Putin, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a briefing in Hamburg. “At the request of President Putin, the United States has appointed — and you’ve seen, I think, the announcement...

    Trump Defends the West
    Jul07

    Trump Defends the West

    There is something about a crisis and a foreign venue that brings out the best in an American president. In June 1963, when the Berlin Wall seemed permanent and the Iron Curtain impenetrable, President John F. Kennedy traveled to West Berlin to reassure the captive peoples of Eastern and Central Europe they had not been forgotten. In perhaps the...

    News24.com | One killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city
    Jul07

    News24.com | One killed as twin blasts rock Ukraine’s rebel city

    Two explosions have rocked the city of Lugansk in Ukraine’s insurgent-run east, killing one person and injuring seven others. …read more Source:...

    Trump and Putin’s Rashomon Summit
    Jul07

    Trump and Putin’s Rashomon Summit

    Updated July 7 at 4 p.m.Pundits eager to analyze the outcome of Friday’s first face-to-face meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin don’t have much to go on. (Bold prediction: That won’t slow them down.)In the absence of material information, many analysts rushed to read meaning into the...