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    Putin attacks sanctions, protectionism on eve of G20
    Jul06

    Putin attacks sanctions, protectionism on eve of G20

    Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked sanctions against his country and called for an end to trade protectionism, in an editorial published in Germany Thursday ahead of the G20 summit. Sanctions against Russia “are not just short-sighted but go against the principles of the G20 for cooperation in the interests of all countries”, Putin wrote...

    Poroshenko Coordinates Position on Minsk Deal With Merkel – Press Service
    Jul06

    Poroshenko Coordinates Position on Minsk Deal With Merkel – Press Service

    KIEV (Sputnik) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday coordinated their positions on the implementation of Minsk agreements during a phone conversation held ahead of a trilateral meeting among Merkel, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, Poroshenko’s...

    Tennis: Murray, Nadal through, heartbreak for Kvitova
    Jul06

    Tennis: Murray, Nadal through, heartbreak for Kvitova

    LONDON (AFP) – Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams breezed into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday, while fellow former champion Petra Kvitova tumbled out.Williams, Kei Nishikori and Johanna Konta had to grind their way into the last 32, while new mum Victoria Azarenka continued her comeback bid for Grand Slam glory.Dustin...

    Haley Warns US May 'Go Our Own Path' On North Korea
    Jul06

    Haley Warns US May 'Go Our Own Path' On North Korea

    President Trump vowed that North Korea’s possession of an ICBM capable of reaching the United States “won’t happen.” It just happened. The United States confirmed that North Korea successfully test launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time, said to be capable of reaching as far as Alaska. North...

    Murray, Nadal through, heartbreak for Kvitova
    Jul06

    Murray, Nadal through, heartbreak for Kvitova

    LONDON: Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams breezed into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday, while fellow former champion Petra Kvitova tumbled out. Williams, Kei Nishikori and Johanna Konta had to grind their way into the last 32, while new mum Victoria Azarenka continued her comeback bid for Grand Slam glory. Dustin Brown, the...

    Former President Yanukovych Accuses Ukrainian Judges of Procedural ‘Crimes’
    Jul06

    Former President Yanukovych Accuses Ukrainian Judges of Procedural ‘Crimes’

    KIEV (Sputnik) — A district court in Kiev is looking into allegations that were made against Yanukovych after his ouster in 2014. The self-exiled politician has denied any wrongdoing and called it a kangaroo court. “I do not recognize this court and consider it to be illegal. Moreover, I regard as criminal actions taken by the judicial panel in...

    US: Tillerson to visit Turkey
    Jul06

    US: Tillerson to visit Turkey

    Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson will soon travel to Turkey to meet senior officials and discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues, the State Department said Wednesday. Senior State Department officials said Tillersion will first visit Ukraine before heading to Turkey on July 9-10 to attend the World Petroleum Congress where he will...

    Triple threat to Merkel’s G20 bump: Putin, Erdoğan, Trump
    Jul06

    Triple threat to Merkel’s G20 bump: Putin, Erdoğan, Trump

    BERLIN — For Angela Merkel, meetings like the G20 summit in Hamburg are usually an opportunity to shine. This one comes with a strong dose of trouble. The longtime German leader is known as the “summit chancellor” — Gipfelkanzlerin — for her ability to turn powwows with world leaders into bumps in the...

    U.S. Considering Naming Envoy To Join Minsk Peace Talks Over Ukraine Conflict
    Jul06

    U.S. Considering Naming Envoy To Join Minsk Peace Talks Over Ukraine Conflict

    Washington is considering heeding calls on all sides to appoint an envoy to the Minsk peace negotiations between Russia, Ukraine, and separatists in the east, a senior U.S. State Department official said on July 5. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Suspects in MH17 plane crash to be tried in Dutch court
    Jul06

    Suspects in MH17 plane crash to be tried in Dutch court

    People suspected of shooting down the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in July 2014 over Ukraine will be tried by the court in the Netherlands, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced on Wednesday. …read more Source: China...