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    Trump calls death of Ohio man who was detained in North Korea ‘a total disgrace’
    Jun20

    Trump calls death of Ohio man who was detained in North Korea ‘a total disgrace’

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the death of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier after his lengthy detention in North Korea was a “total disgrace,” and said if the college student had been returned home to the U.S. earlier, “I think the result would have been a lot different.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine leader says Trump voiced strong support for Kiev during talks
    Jun20

    Ukraine leader says Trump voiced strong support for Kiev during talks

    June 21, 2017 12:20 AMKIEV (REUTERS) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he had received strong assurances of US support for his country from Donald Trump during a meeting in the White House on Tuesday (June 20). …read more Source: The Straits...

    US beefs up Russia sanctions over Ukraine conflict (AFP)
    Jun20

    US beefs up Russia sanctions over Ukraine conflict (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – The United States on Tuesday imposed a fresh round of trade sanctions on Russia and Ukrainian separatists, toughening the stance just as President Donald Trump was hosting his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Tell Lviv Mayor To Solve Garbage Problem Or Resign
    Jun20

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Tell Lviv Mayor To Solve Garbage Problem Or Resign

    Ukrainian lawmakers have stepped up pressure on Lviv’s mayor to resolve the western city’s garbage problem. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump meets Poroshenko for brief ‘drop-in’ visit
    Jun20

    Trump meets Poroshenko for brief ‘drop-in’ visit

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart in what the White House called a “drop-in” visit to the Oval Office. President Petro Poroshenko stopped by Tuesday for a brief photo opportunity with Trump following meetings with Vice President Mike Pence and the national security team. The president says it was a “great...

    Trump meets Poroshenko for brief ‘drop-in’ visit
    Jun20

    Trump meets Poroshenko for brief ‘drop-in’ visit

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart in what the White House called a “drop-in” visit to the Oval Office. President Petro Poroshenko stopped by Tuesday for a brief photo opportunity with Trump following meetings with Vice-President Mike Pence and the national security team. The president says it was a “great...

    U.S. sanctions 38 individuals, entities over Russian actions in Ukraine
    Jun20

    U.S. sanctions 38 individuals, entities over Russian actions in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – The United States on Tuesday added 38 individuals and organization to its list of those sanctioned over Russian activities in Ukraine, the U.S. Treasury said in a statement. Those newly put under sanctions included 19 people and 19… …read more Source:...

    Russian News Agency Publishes Alexievich Interview Without Her Authorization
    Jun20

    Russian News Agency Publishes Alexievich Interview Without Her Authorization

    Nobel Literature Prize laureate Svetlana Alexievich says Russia’s Regnum news agency has published an interview with her without her authorization. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Inkerman Cave Monastery of St. Clement
    Jun20

    Inkerman Cave Monastery of St. Clement

    Interesting News: The Inkerman Monastery of St. Clement, located near the city of Inkerman at the mouth of the Black River, is built into the natural caves and hollows in the cliff face carved by the river. The name “Inkerman” is Turkish meaning cave fortress, although the city itself is located in the Crimean peninsula, a territory currently...

    U.S. sanctions 38 individuals, entities over Russian actions in Ukraine
    Jun20

    U.S. sanctions 38 individuals, entities over Russian actions in Ukraine

    The United States on Tuesday added 38 individuals and organization to its list of those sanctioned over Russian activities in Ukraine, the U.S. Treasury said in a statement.Those newly put under sanc… …read more Source: The...