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    Kei Nishikori: Japanese star ups the aggro to avoid slipping on grass
    Jul04

    Kei Nishikori: Japanese star ups the aggro to avoid slipping on grass

    Nishikori reached the 2014 US Open final and has made the quarter-finals three times at the Australian Open and twice at the French Open. Kei Nishikori is turning up the aggression in a bid to win the Wimbledon title and get over the grasscourt blues that have dogged his career.The Japanese star is the world number nine but all his 22 tournament...

    No ‘Specific Agenda,’ But Trump and Putin Have Lots to Discuss
    Jul04

    No ‘Specific Agenda,’ But Trump and Putin Have Lots to Discuss

    (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week will be brimming with global intrigue, but the White House says there’s “no specific agenda.” So in the absence of a set list of topics, what are two of the world’s most famously unpredictable leaders to discuss?...

    Tennis: Five matches to watch at Wimbledon – Day 2
    Jul04

    Tennis: Five matches to watch at Wimbledon – Day 2

    LONDON (AFP) – Five matches to watch at Wimbledon on Tuesday:Federer begins record bidRoger Federer has his sights set on a record eighth Wimbledon title as the Swiss star starts his 19th All England Club campaign against Alexandr Dolgopolov on Centre Court. Having unexpectedly won the Australian Open in January before taking the clay-court...

    Firebomb hurled at Ukrainian synagogue
    Jul04

    Firebomb hurled at Ukrainian synagogue

    Unidentified persons throw firebomb at Lviv synagogue and paint anti-Semitic slogans on Jewish community building in the city. …read more Source: Arutz...

    US Secretary of State to visit Ukraine
    Jul04

    US Secretary of State to visit Ukraine

    It will be a short visit for 2-2.5 hours. …read more Source: News.Az

    Political directors of EU foreign ministries meet in Tallinn
    Jul04

    Political directors of EU foreign ministries meet in Tallinn

    The political directors of the EU member states’ foreign ministries met in Tallinn on Monday and Tuesday. The meeting addressed foreign policy priorities for the next six months, transatlantic relations, the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the situation in the Western Balkans, and relations with China. …read more Source:...

    Putin and Xi talking N.Korea, trade at Kremlin
    Jul04

    Putin and Xi talking N.Korea, trade at Kremlin

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader Xi Jinping were due to hold formal talks Tuesday against a backdrop of mounting tensions over North Korea ahead of G20 summit talks with Donald Trump. The meeting in Moscow comes as North Korea claimed the launch of its first inter-continental ballistic missile, and US President Trump...

    No ‘specific agenda,’ but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss
    Jul04

    No ‘specific agenda,’ but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

    Trump, who prefers to have neatly packaged achievements to pair with high-profile meetings, may be looking for some concessions from Russia to show he’s delivering progress and helping restore a productive relationship between the two powers. Ahead of the meeting, White House National Security Council and State Department officials have...

    Is Trump’s Attraction to Russia About Shaping the U.S. Version of Putin’s 21st-Century, Postmodern, Authoritarian, Kleptocratic Regime?
    Jul04

    Is Trump’s Attraction to Russia About Shaping the U.S. Version of Putin’s 21st-Century, Postmodern, Authoritarian, Kleptocratic Regime?

    Yale historian Timothy Snyder asserts that Trump’s ties to Russia are far deeper and more dangerous than campaign collusion. The links between President Trump and Russia will prove to be deeper and darker than many Americans now believe. This is according to Timothy Snyder, a noted historian of the 20th century’s tyrannical regimes in...

    Firebomb hurled at Ukrainian synagogue
    Jul04

    Firebomb hurled at Ukrainian synagogue

    (JTA) — Unidentified individuals hurled a firebomb at a synagogue in Lviv and, in a separate incident, wrote anti-Semitic slogans on another Jewish community building in the western Ukrainian city. The incident involving a firebomb occurred on June 30 but was discovered only Monday, according to the Strana news site. The perpetrators may have...