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    Politics: A key American defense has failed, and now Russia fears no reprisal for hacking the US
    Jul17

    Politics: A key American defense has failed, and now Russia fears no reprisal for hacking the US

    "Deterrence is based on perception," said Rosenbach. "When people think they can do something to you and get away with it, they're much more likely to do it." But, in 2017, the country finds itself under attack by nation states in a way unseen since World War II due to a failure of one of the most important pillars of...

    Dutch memorial unveiled to victims of MH17 flight shot down over Ukraine
    Jul17

    Dutch memorial unveiled to victims of MH17 flight shot down over Ukraine

    The Netherlands unveiled a national monument on Monday in memory of the 298 people killed in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner in 2014 …read more Source:...

    Before Putin Helped Trump, He Murdered Everyone on MH17
    Jul17

    Before Putin Helped Trump, He Murdered Everyone on MH17

    The missile rose from a field near the village named Red October (Chervonyi Zhovten) in eastern Ukraine. In less than a minute it found its target at 33,000 feet. The warhead was a fragmentation bomb, triggered by a proximity fuse. It exploded as the missile was to the left and a little above the Boeing 777. A supersonic wave of shrapnel tore...

    1 in 10 infants received no vaccinations last year: UN
    Jul17

    1 in 10 infants received no vaccinations last year: UN

    Nearly one in 10 infants received no vaccinations in 2016, meaning that they missed the first innoculation against three lethal diseases, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday. A full 12.9mn infants received no vaccinations last year, WHO found in a joint report with the UN’s children’s agency, Unicef. As a result, they...

    Joint Ukrainian-Moldovan Border Checkpoint Opened In Breakaway Transdniester Region
    Jul17

    Joint Ukrainian-Moldovan Border Checkpoint Opened In Breakaway Transdniester Region

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Moldovan Prime Minister Pavel Filip have opened a joint border checkpoint whose Moldovan side is in the breakaway region of Transdniester. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Goes All In on the ‘Collusion Is Normal’ Defense
    Jul17

    Trump Goes All In on the ‘Collusion Is Normal’ Defense

    After months of adamantly denying that investigators would find even a shred of evidence pointing to collusion between his campaign and Russia, President Donald Trump is aggressively embracing the view that his son’s cooperation with apparent Russian agents was entirely normal. On Monday, he acknowledged that his son, Donald Trump Jr., met...

    Memorial forest unveiled on third anniversary of MH17 crash
    Jul17

    Memorial forest unveiled on third anniversary of MH17 crash

    Three years after a missile shot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over Ukraine, killing all 298 passengers on board, families and loved ones attended the unveiling of a “living memorial” in honour of their loved ones. …read more Source: France...

    Bad Oppo, Secret Service Fail: Defenses Of Don Jr. Meeting Don’t Square
    Jul17

    Bad Oppo, Secret Service Fail: Defenses Of Don Jr. Meeting Don’t Square

    A White House not exactly known for its message discipline is fumbling its response to Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Kremlin-linked lawyer during the 2016 campaign, with new explanations that arise on a near-daily basis become increasingly harder to square with each other. While maintaining its original defense, that the President...

    Returning Seized Compounds to Russia Would Be a Mistake
    Jul17

    Returning Seized Compounds to Russia Would Be a Mistake

    In May, media reports indicated the Trump administration was considering returning two compounds—one in Maryland and one in New York—to Russia. Those compounds were seized by the Obama administration last December in response to Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. Last week, in an interview with CNN, a senior White House official...

    1 in 10 infants received no vaccinations last year: UN
    Jul17

    1 in 10 infants received no vaccinations last year: UN

    GENEVA: Nearly one in 10 infants received no vaccinations in 2016, meaning that they missed the first inoculation against three lethal diseases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday. A full 12.9 million infants received no vaccinations last year, WHO found in a joint report with the UN’s children’s agency, Unicef. As a...