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    Politics: ‘Putin will eat President Trump’s lunch’: How experts say Trump should approach his high-stakes meeting with Putin
    Jul07

    Politics: ‘Putin will eat President Trump’s lunch’: How experts say Trump should approach his high-stakes meeting with Putin

    Trump has to emphasize that Russia's election meddling was an act of war and be careful not to concede anything to Putin. President Donald Trump has his first high-stakes meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. The meeting comes amid crumbling relations between the two countries. Experts stressed Trump must bring up...

    Clashes at G20 protest as Merkel seeks consensus
    Jul07

    Clashes at G20 protest as Merkel seeks consensus

    HAMBURG: Protesters threw bottles and torched cars, injuring seven police officers, before a G20 summit in Hamburg on Thursday, tarnishing the start of a meeting Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes will cement her role as a stateswoman as she seeks re-election in September.Merkel, who is campaigning for a fourth term, can ill afford images of chaos...

    Canada supports Ukraine’s ‘faltering’ reforms with nearly $7M in new funding
    Jul07

    Canada supports Ukraine’s ‘faltering’ reforms with nearly $7M in new funding

    Canada announced an additional $6.89 in aid to Ukraine to fund “democratic reforms, human rights and peace,” while the United Kingdom noted “worrying signs that reform is faltering” in the former Soviet republic. The funding announced at the conclusion of the Opportunity Ukraine conference in London, England, on Thursday will focus on support of...

    The Hamburg G20: What could possibly go wrong?
    Jul07

    The Hamburg G20: What could possibly go wrong?

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets U.S. President Donald Trump on the eve of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 6, 2017. (Matthias Schrader/Reuters) In Germany, all fingers are crossed for a harmonious G20 meeting on Friday and Saturday in Hamburg. Even Angela Merkel’s staff are leaking hopeful messages of bonne entente. The...

    Trump warns future of the West at stake
    Jul07

    Trump warns future of the West at stake

    US President Donald Trump warned that the future of the West was at risk and lashed out at Russia and North Korea yesterday at the start of a high-stakes trip to Europe.In key US ally Poland on the first leg of the trip, he accused Russia of “destabilising” action in Ukraine and warned North Korea it faced “consequences” after an intercontinental...

    Donald Trump well received in Poland, outside observers more critical
    Jul07

    Donald Trump well received in Poland, outside observers more critical

    Donald Trump’s speech went over well in Warsaw. The US president chided the Kremlin over Ukraine and pledged more gas to curb energy dependence on Russia. But what will it mean for Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin? …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Poland Offers Warm Welcome as Trump Backs NATO, Pledges to Defend Borders, Defeat Terror
    Jul07

    Poland Offers Warm Welcome as Trump Backs NATO, Pledges to Defend Borders, Defeat Terror

    U.S. President Donald Trump warns that the values of the West are under attack and questions whether its people have the will to fight for them. During a speech in Poland to mark his second trip to Europe, Trump delivered some of his strongest remarks yet about Russia, warning Moscow that it must stop what he termed its ‘destabilizing’...

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election
    Jul06

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election

    HAMBURG — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s second official visit to Europe (all times local): 10:25 p.m. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is adding her name to the list of high-ranking Democrats who are demanding that President Donald Trump confront Russian leader Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s election meddling. Pelosi says in...

    CBS’s Major Garrett: Trump ‘Did Not’ ‘Uphold American Values’ In Poland
    Jul06

    CBS’s Major Garrett: Trump ‘Did Not’ ‘Uphold American Values’ In Poland

    Thursday on “CBS This Morning,” the network’s chief White House correspondent Major Garret said President Donald Trump did not “uphold American values” when he criticized the American news media and former President Barack Obama. Partial transcript as follows: GARRETT: Good morning. The president said Poland is an example of courage in the...

    Protests rock Hamburg ahead of G20 summit; Merkel seeks policy consensus
    Jul06

    Protests rock Hamburg ahead of G20 summit; Merkel seeks policy consensus

    German police clashed with protesters before a G20 summit in Hamburg on Thursday, tarnishing the outset of a meeting Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes will cement her role as a stateswoman as she seeks re-election in September. Merkel, who is campaigning for a fourth term, can ill afford images of chaos and disharmony. The summit, which starts in...