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    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage
    Jul07

    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage

    Police in Hamburg clashed with protesters for a second day Friday as leaders of the world’s 20 richest economies opened talks.Those talks include President Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, an encounter on the sidelines that will be closely watched. Leftist demonstrators were out in force again...

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis – report
    Jul07

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis – report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a pooled media report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report
    Jul07

    U.S. taps ex-envoy to NATO Volker to resolve Ukraine crisis: report

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appointed Kurt Volker, the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, to serve as a special representative to Ukraine, according to a pooled media report citing State Department official R.C. Hammond. … …read more Source:...

    Trump meets Putin at G20
    Jul07

    Trump meets Putin at G20

    HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump meets Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the first time Friday, in an eagerly awaited encounter at a G20 summit marked by the growing divide between America and its Western allies. On the eve of a face-off that carries consequences for world crises including the wars in Syria and Ukraine, Trump set the tone...

    Trump, Putin face off at fractious G20
    Jul07

    Trump, Putin face off at fractious G20

    HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump meets Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the first time Friday, in an eagerly awaited encounter at a G20 summit marked by the growing divide between America and its Western allies. On the eve of a face-off that carries consequences for world crises including the wars in Syria and Ukraine, Trump set the tone...

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role
    Jul07

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role

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    The Trump-Putin saga is overshadowing one of the most problem-strewn G-20 summits ever
    Jul07

    The Trump-Putin saga is overshadowing one of the most problem-strewn G-20 summits ever

    © AFP Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV Hamburg (AFP) – 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 marked by divisive issues, a rift between America and its Western allies and violent protests. New clashes erupted outside the fortified venue where leaders...

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role
    Jul07

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role

    The Trump administration is selecting a former U.S. envoy to NATO for the top job dealing with the Ukraine crisis. The State Department says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump finally meets Putin amid ongoing investigation into collusion
    Jul07

    Trump finally meets Putin amid ongoing investigation into collusion

    After months of trying to make it work long distance, U.S. President Donald Trump finally met Russian President Vladimir Putin face-to-face for the first time Friday. The highly-anticipated tête-à-tête comes amid ongoing investigations into whether Trump’s campaign colluded with Moscow to alter the outcome of last year’s election....

    Trump, Putin talk briefly ahead of planned meeting at G-20
    Jul07

    Trump, Putin talk briefly ahead of planned meeting at G-20

    Ahead of their scheduled bilateral meeting Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, have already spoken at the G-20 summit in Germany, the Associated Press reported. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the Russian president and Trump “shook hands and told each other that they will shortly have a separate...