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    Tillerson taps career diplomat as Ukraine special envoy
    Jul07

    Tillerson taps career diplomat as Ukraine special envoy

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson named a former NATO ambassador and National Security Council director as the nation’s special envoy to Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    WATCH: Trump, with Putin, predicts ‘positive things’ for U.S.-Russia relationship
    Jul07

    WATCH: Trump, with Putin, predicts ‘positive things’ for U.S.-Russia relationship

    HAMBURG, Germany — President Donald Trump voiced optimism that there are “very positive things” in store for the United States and Russia as he sat down with President Vladimir Putin on Friday for an historic first meeting. Seated next to Putin in Germany, Trump said it was “an honor” to be with Putin. As journalists were briefly allowed in to...

    Trump to Putin: ‘It’s an honor to be with you’
    Jul07

    Trump to Putin: ‘It’s an honor to be with you’

    President Donald Trump told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday that “it’s an honor to be with you” as the two leaders kicked off their much-anticipated bilateral meeting at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. Neither Trump nor Putin, who were accompanied by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey...

    Trump On First Official Meeting With Putin: Anticipates ‘Positive Things Happening’
    Jul07

    Trump On First Official Meeting With Putin: Anticipates ‘Positive Things Happening’

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — After months of anticipation and intrigue, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are sitting down for their first meeting. The two exchanged brief pleasantries earlier Friday on the sideline of the G-20 summit of industrialized and developing nations. Up front, Trump said he anticipates “a lot of...

    President Rumen Radev addresses Global Forum, organized by the Atlantic Council in Warsaw
    Jul07

    President Rumen Radev addresses Global Forum, organized by the Atlantic Council in Warsaw

    Connectivity, cooperation and security – we should make these key words our leading principles for the development of the Central and East European region, said Bulgarian President Rumen Radev addressing the Global Forum organized by the Atlantic Council in Warsaw. The Bulgarian head of state described the policies targeted at bringing the member...

    Trump Encounters Putin for First Time, Talks with Peña Nieto
    Jul07

    Trump Encounters Putin for First Time, Talks with Peña Nieto

    With broad grins and a warm handshake, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin warmed up for their historic encounter on Friday under the shadow of U.S. outrage about Russian election-meddling and nagging questions about potential Trump campaign collusion. Ahead of a formal, sit-down meeting, Trump and Putin were seen...

    Trump-Putin: an encounter fraught with potential disputes (AFP)
    Jul07

    Trump-Putin: an encounter fraught with potential disputes (AFP)

    Hamburg (AFP) – Syria, Ukraine, alleged Russian meddling in the US election: there are a host of contentious foreign policy issues facing Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin as they meet for the first time Friday at the G20 summit. …read more Source: The West...

    Trump-Putin in first showdown at fractious G20 summit
    Jul07

    Trump-Putin in first showdown at fractious G20 summit

    HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin were to meet Friday for the first time in a highly-awaited encounter at a G20 summit marred by divisive issues, a rift between America and its Western allies over climate change, and violent protests. New clashes erupted outside the fortified venue in the German port city of...

    German Cabinet Captures Trump, Putin’s First Known In-Person Exchange Prior To Formal Meeting
    Jul07

    German Cabinet Captures Trump, Putin’s First Known In-Person Exchange Prior To Formal Meeting

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — With broad grins and a warm handshake, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin warmed up for their historic encounter on Friday under the shadow of U.S. outrage about Russian election-meddling and nagging questions about potential Trump campaign collusion. Ahead of a formal, sit-down meeting, Trump and...

    Protest chaos mars G20 summit ahead of Trump-Putin power meet
    Jul07

    Protest chaos mars G20 summit ahead of Trump-Putin power meet

    HAMBURG (AFP) – Far-left protesters wrought chaos in Hamburg Friday ahead of US President Donald Trumps first face-to-face talks with Russian leader Vladimir Putin at a G20 summit facing divisions among western nations and tensions over North Korea.US First Lady Melania Trump was blocked at her residence as demonstrators torched cars,...