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    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20
    Jul07

    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20

    Demonstrations turned violent late Thursday ahead of a tricky first G20 summit for US President Donald Trump, as German police clashed with a hard core of masked anti-capitalist activists hurling bottles and stones. What should have been a peaceful march by around 12,000 people in Hamburg protesting against globalisation was halted as police used...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Jul 2017
    Jul07

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Jul 2017

    Trump and Putin to meet at G20 summit Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will meet for the first time, on the sidelines of the G20 summit which takes place today and tomorrow in Hamburg. Trump visited Poland yesterday and used a speech in Warsaw to accuse Russia of acting as a destabilising force “in Ukraine and elsewhere” and of testing...

    Cyprus reunification talks collapse, UN chief Antonio Guterres ‘very sorry’
    Jul07

    Cyprus reunification talks collapse, UN chief Antonio Guterres ‘very sorry’

    Talks to reunify the divided island of Cyprus collapsed amid anger and recriminations in the early hours of Friday, marking the end of a process seen as the most promising in generations to heal decades of conflict. “I’m very sorry to tell you that despite the very strong commitment and engagement of all the delegations and different...

    The Bulgarian Who Kicked a Woman in Berlin Subway Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison
    Jul07

    The Bulgarian Who Kicked a Woman in Berlin Subway Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison

    The Bulgarian who kicked a woman down a flight of stairs at an underground station in Berlin in October 2016, was sentenced to 35 months of imprisonment by a German court, DPA reported on 6 July, quoted by BNT. The incident was recorded from Hermannstrasse CCTV cameras. The attacker was identified and soon arrested. The incident caused a storm of...

    Britain concerned at ‘faltering’ Ukraine reforms, says UK foreign minister Johnson
    Jul07

    Britain concerned at ‘faltering’ Ukraine reforms, says UK foreign minister Johnson

    British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Thursday he was worried Ukrainian government reforms were faltering, citing concerns over the selection of Supreme Court judges and obstacles facing anti-graft civil society groups. Johnson made the remarks as he opened an international conference in London held to discuss the progress made in...

    All eyes on Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin dynamics as they meet for first time at G20
    Jul07

    All eyes on Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin dynamics as they meet for first time at G20

    US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are set to size each other up in person for the first time on Friday in what promises to be the most highly anticipated meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit. Trump has said he wants to find ways to work with Putin, a goal made more difficult by sharp differences over...

    Trump, Putin in first showdown at fractious G20
    Jul07

    Trump, Putin in first showdown at fractious G20

    HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump meets Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the first time Friday, in an eagerly awaited encounter at a G20 summit marked by the growing divide between America and its Western allies. On the eve of a face-off that carries consequences for world crises including the wars in Syria and Ukraine, Trump set the tone...

    Tech: Hackers breached at least a dozen US nuclear power sites — and officials are zeroing in on a familiar player
    Jul07

    Tech: Hackers breached at least a dozen US nuclear power sites — and officials are zeroing in on a familiar player

    It looks like a pattern may be emerging. US officials have concluded that hackers working on behalf of a foreign power recently breached at least a dozen US nuclear power sites, Bloomberg reported on Thursday. Bloomberg cited multiple US sources who said they had zeroed in on Russia as the primary suspect behind the most recent attacks, including...

    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20
    Jul07

    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20

    Up to 100,000 demonstrators are expected before and during the two-day Group of 20 meeting bringing US President Donald Trump, Russia’s Vladimir Putin, China’s Xi Jinping and other leaders to Hamburg © AFP / Odd ANDERSENHAMBURG, Jul 7 – Demonstrations turned violent late Thursday ahead of a tricky first G20 summit for US President...

    All eyes on Trump-Putin as they meet for first time
    Jul07

    All eyes on Trump-Putin as they meet for first time

    US President Donald Trump has said he wants to find ways to work with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a goal made more difficult by sharp differences over Russia’s actions in Syria and Ukraine, and allegations Moscow meddled in the 2016 US presidential election. …read more Source: The Times of...