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    Poroshenko To Meet With EU’s Juncker On Ceasefire Violations
    Aug22

    Poroshenko To Meet With EU’s Juncker On Ceasefire Violations

    European Commission chief Jean Claude Juncker will hold talks in Brussels with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about the tattered ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, the commission said August 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin
    Aug22

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will meet Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in Berlin in a bid to end the 16-month conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Crimea Reform Jewish leader thanks Putin in post-annexation meet
    Aug22

    Crimea Reform Jewish leader thanks Putin in post-annexation meet

    Jewish community thanks President Putin for “attentiveness to the requests of Crimean Jews.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin
    Aug22

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin

    The heads of Germany and France will meet Kiev’s pro-Western leader in Berlin on Monday for Ukrainian crisis talks most notable for their diplomatically-charged exclusion of Russia’s Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Tennis: Top seeds Djokovic, Federer reach Cincy semi-finals
    Aug22

    Tennis: Top seeds Djokovic, Federer reach Cincy semi-finals

    CINCINNATI (AFP) – World number one Novak Djokovic brushed aside Switzerlands Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to advance to the semi-finals of the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters Friday.The top-seeded Serb breezed past Wawrinka with little difficulty in just over an hour, winning 6-4, 6-1 to avenge his defeat to the Swiss in the French Open...

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin
    Aug22

    Putin to be notable absence from Ukraine crisis talks in Berlin

    KIEV (AFP) – The heads of Germany and France will meet Kievs pro-Western leader in Berlin on Monday for Ukrainian crisis talks most notable for their diplomatically-charged exclusion of Russias Vladimir Putin.German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande have put enormous political stakes on resolving Ukraines...

    Top seeds Djokovic, Federer reach Cincy semis
    Aug22

    Top seeds Djokovic, Federer reach Cincy semis

    World number one Novak Djokovic brushed aside Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to advance to the semi-finals of the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters Friday.The top-seeded Serb breezed past Wawrinka with little difficulty in just over an hour, winning 6-4, 6-1 to avenge his defeat to the Swiss in the French Open final.Djokovic will...

    MH17 crash: Western governments knew risks of Ukraine overflights: report
    Aug22

    MH17 crash: Western governments knew risks of Ukraine overflights: report

    Western governments knew the dangers of flying over eastern Ukraine before Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crashed but did nothing about it, German investigative journalists say. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Pentagon: China’s land reclamation in South China Sea grows
    Aug22

    Pentagon: China’s land reclamation in South China Sea grows

    WASHINGTON: China has reclaimed more land in the disputed Spratly Islands of the South China Sea than previously known, according to a new Pentagon report, and a senior US defense official said it was unclear whether Beijing had stopped island-building in the region. “China has said that it … has stopped reclamation. … It’s not clear to us...

    ‘Political Hacks’ Wrote US Report Linking Russia To Crash Of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Ex-CIA Analyst
    Aug22

    ‘Political Hacks’ Wrote US Report Linking Russia To Crash Of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Ex-CIA Analyst

    A U.S. government report implicating Russia in the July 2014 crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was created by political writers rather than intelligence analysts, a former CIA analyst-turned-political activist told Russia’s Sputnik News. Sputnik is wholly owned by the Russian government, which reportedly backs Ukrainian separatists...