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    Rick Perry Tricked Into Fake Interview With Russian Pranksters
    Jul26

    Rick Perry Tricked Into Fake Interview With Russian Pranksters

    Energy Secretary Rick Perry thought he was talking to Ukraine Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman. But the 22-minute phone call he held this week, discussing everything from deals on coal exports to President Donald Trump’s decision to leave the Paris climate deal, was actually with two Russian pranksters who call themselves the “Jerky Boys...

    How Putin used propaganda to deftly turn Russians against Ukrainians
    Jul26

    How Putin used propaganda to deftly turn Russians against Ukrainians

    Vladimir Putin’s decade-long media campaign turned Russians against Ukrainians and Ukraine itself before he annexed Crimea in 2014. In my book Putin’s War Against Ukraine: Revolution, Nationalism, and Crime, I explore how Putin successfully fanned the flames of ethnic Russian nationalism, turning Russians against both the Ukrainian...

    Rick Perry duped by Russian duo impersonating Ukraine leader
    Jul26

    Rick Perry duped by Russian duo impersonating Ukraine leader

    Energy Secretary Rick Perry has been fooled by a pair of Russian pranksters impersonating the prime minister of Ukraine. Perry spoke to the pair about the Paris Climate Accord and … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian candy boosts competition for Lithuanian candy makers
    Jul26

    Ukrainian candy boosts competition for Lithuanian candy makers

    Candy imported from Ukraine increase the competition for confectionery made in Lithuania, Verslo Zinios business daily said, cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The Daily Vertical: Federalize This!
    Jul26

    The Daily Vertical: Federalize This!

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.K. Forces Track Russian Bombers and Fighters Over Black Sea
    Jul26

    U.K. Forces Track Russian Bombers and Fighters Over Black Sea

    The Black Sea is a priority area of reinforcement for the Russian navy following the annexation of nearby Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Chinese-Russian navy drill takes place in Baltic Sea
    Jul26

    Chinese-Russian navy drill takes place in Baltic Sea

    Russian and Chinese navies have launched their first joint military drill in the Baltic Sea raising concern to NATO member states Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, cautious of Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ministry official reports nprecedented increase in apricot exports
    Jul26

    Ministry official reports nprecedented increase in apricot exports

    As of July 26, Armenia exported 65 000 tons of fruit and, including 26 tons of apricots. Talking to journalists on Wednesday, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Robert Makaryan said this year’s apricot exports surpassed last year’s indicator. “We haven’t had this kind of an indicator during the past seven years. Last year the figure...

    Director Pompeo Details How the CIA Is Changing Under President Trump
    Jul26

    Director Pompeo Details How the CIA Is Changing Under President Trump

    The following are excerpts of an interview with CIA Director Mike Pompeo by Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon senior editor and veteran national security reporter. Bill Gertz: Tell me about your first six months at CIA. CIA Director Mike Pompeo: The agency is frankly in a place where it’s got great people out there doing the right thing,...

    ‘Beyond the realms of common sense’: Russia says an overwhelming US vote for tough new sanctions is a ‘serious step’ towards destroying chances of improving ties
    Jul26

    ‘Beyond the realms of common sense’: Russia says an overwhelming US vote for tough new sanctions is a ‘serious step’ towards destroying chances of improving ties

    REUTERS/Ian Langsdon/POOLMoscow (AFP) – An overwhelming vote by the US House of Representatives to slap tough new sanctions on Moscow is a “serious step” towards wrecking chances of improving ties, Russia’s deputy foreign minister said on Wednesday. “What has happened goes beyond the realms of common sense,”...