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    Politics: ‘This implicates us in their propaganda’: The US just made a striking concession to the Kremlin
    Jul09

    Politics: ‘This implicates us in their propaganda’: The US just made a striking concession to the Kremlin

    The US could inadvertently be furthering Russia's disinformation campaign. US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin emerged from their first one-on-one sit-down since Trump took office, both claiming victory. The two superpower leaders discussed a slew of topics, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters after...

    Tillerson tells Russia it must take first steps to reduce tensions in Ukraine
    Jul09

    Tillerson tells Russia it must take first steps to reduce tensions in Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said American and European sanctions will remain in place until Moscow reversed course in the region …read more Source:...

    Konta swinging freely towards title: Coach
    Jul09

    Konta swinging freely towards title: Coach

    Britain’s Wimbledon title hope Johanna Konta is often parodied for her mantra of “sticking to the process” but, far from being a tennis robot, coach Wim Fissette says when his player goes out on court she can think on her feet.Sydney-born Konta is four wins away from becoming the first British player to win the Wimbledon women’s title...

    NATO membership is Ukraine’s main foreign policy priority
    Jul09

    NATO membership is Ukraine’s main foreign policy priority

    Ukraine has officially set NATO membership as a key foreign policy goal, overturning the country’s non-aligned status adopted by the previous government ousted in the Euromaidan coup of 2014. An amendment to Ukraine’s main law related to security was signed by President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday and officially came into force on...

    Trump and Putin finally come face to face in Hamburg
    Jul09

    Trump and Putin finally come face to face in Hamburg

    The two have been subject to much speculation and scrutiny over the past several months, so it was natural that their first meeting would generate huge interest in their home countries and around the world. The just-concluded G20 summit in Hamburg saw Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin come face to face for the first time. Trump called it an...

    US sanctions against Russia over Ukraine and Syria to remain
    Jul09

    US sanctions against Russia over Ukraine and Syria to remain

    President Trump tweets that it would be premature to consider any relaxation. …read more Source:...

    Trump: I discussed ‘impenetrable cybersecurity unit’ with Putin
    Jul09

    Trump: I discussed ‘impenetrable cybersecurity unit’ with Putin

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin talked about “forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit†to safeguard against election-hacking when the two leaders met in Germany last week. Trump tweeted Sunday that he “strongly pressed†Putin...

    Tillerson reassures Ukraine, talks tough on Russia
    Jul09

    Tillerson reassures Ukraine, talks tough on Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Russia on Sunday that it must take the first steps to reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine and that American and European sanctions would remain in place until Moscow reversed course in the region…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Trump says time to work ‘constructively’ with Russia
    Jul09

    Trump says time to work ‘constructively’ with Russia

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Donald Trump pledged Sunday to work constructively with Russia but ruled out an immediate easing of sanctions while the countries remain at odds over the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.In a series of tweets on his return from Europe, Trump said he had confronted his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over...

    Howard Dean: Trump Administration Is a ‘Criminal Enterprise Running This Country Right Now’
    Jul09

    Howard Dean: Trump Administration Is a ‘Criminal Enterprise Running This Country Right Now’

    Sunday on MSNBC, former Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean said The New York Times report that in June 2016 Donald Trump Jr., then-campaign chair Paul Manafort and Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner met with a Russian lawyer linked with the Kremlin meant we have “a criminal enterprise running this country now.” Dean said, “I...