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    EuroBasket 2017: Slovenia, Germany advance to quarters
    Sep09

    EuroBasket 2017: Slovenia, Germany advance to quarters

    Germany upset France, Slovenia dominate Ukraine to advance to quarter-finals in EuroBasket …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Who in the hell is Felix Sater?! Everything you were afraid to ask about this suddenly important person
    Sep09

    Who in the hell is Felix Sater?! Everything you were afraid to ask about this suddenly important person

    Felix Sater (Credit: Salon/Ilana Lidagoster) (In this brand new, hastily conceived premise, Salon will use the otherwise unlimited space of the site to profile a person in the news who has, until recently, lived largely under the radar. And by under the radar, we mean above gratuitous satire.) LEGAL FAKE NAME: Felix Henry Sater (born Felix...

    Why One President Gave Up His Country’s Nukes
    Sep09

    Why One President Gave Up His Country’s Nukes

    North Korea’s increasingly sophisticated missile and nuclear tests indicate that the nation’s nuclear-arms program is rapidly advancing, nearing the point at which Kim Jong Un can credibly claim to possess the means of nuking the United States. But they also demonstrate something else: No matter how many sanctions you impose, no...

    Barcelona mayor hesitates on Catalan referendum over court fears
    Sep09

    Barcelona mayor hesitates on Catalan referendum over court fears

    Ada Colau, the mayor of Barcelona, and officials in other major Catalan municipalities have pushed back on requests to host an upcoming referendum on Catalan independence planned for October 1 amid fears that Spain’s courts will sanction politicians and officials. The move by local governments covering a third of Catalonia’s...

    Georgian Economy Minister joins int’l transport conference
    Sep09

    Georgian Economy Minister joins int’l transport conference

    Georgian Economy Minister Giorgi Gakharia participated in the international transport conference in the Ukrainian city of Odessa In his speech Gakharia spoke about Georgia s role as the gate between east and west south and north …read more Source:...

    Why One President Gave Up His Country’s Nukes
    Sep09

    Why One President Gave Up His Country’s Nukes

    North Korea’s increasingly sophisticated missile and nuclear tests indicate that the nation’s nuclear-arms program is rapidly advancing, nearing the point at which Kim Jong Un can credibly claim to possess the means of nuking the United States. But they also demonstrate something else: No matter how many sanctions you impose, no...

    U.S., Russia diplomats look to calm tensions in talks
    Sep09

    U.S., Russia diplomats look to calm tensions in talks

    WASHINGTON — U.S. and Russian envoys are to meet in Finland this coming week in a bid to calm diplomatic tensions that have risen to levels of the Cold War. RELATED LINKSPutin says Trump ‘not my bride, and I’m not his groom’ U.S. seizes control of Russian posts in San Francisco, D.C., NY Russia lashes out after Trump orders diplomatic...

    Former Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili Says Heading to Ukraine
    Sep09

    Former Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili Says Heading to Ukraine

    KIEV (Sputnik) – On July 26, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko revoked Saakashvili’s Ukrainian citizenship when it was discovered that he had violated a national law there by providing incorrect information on his citizenship application. Saakashvili was in the United States at the time when Poroshenko made his decision, and said he...

    Tigran Ghazaryan defeats Azerbaijani wrestler
    Sep09

    Tigran Ghazaryan defeats Azerbaijani wrestler

    Free style wrestlers continue their fights at Cadet World Wrestling Championship underway in Athens. Among 5 athletes from Armenia, Tigran Ghazaryan (54 kg) in the qualifying round defeated Azerbaijani wrestler Shahmurad Usufli with 8:1 score. Though, in 1/8 final our wrestler lost to Ukrainian athlete Vladislav Ostapenko with the score 4:14....

    Foreigner killed in car explosion in central Kiev, police say
    Sep09

    Foreigner killed in car explosion in central Kiev, police say

    KIEV: A Georgian man was killed and a woman was injured in a car explosion in the center of Kiev, Ukraine’s capital, in Friday evening’s rush hour, police said. Artem Shevchenko, spokesman for Ukraine’s interior ministry, said the police had launched investigation into the killing. “An unidentified explosive device exploded...