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    U.S., Russian envoys to discuss Ukraine soon: Lavrov
    Aug06

    U.S., Russian envoys to discuss Ukraine soon: Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday that the United States’ special representative on Ukraine, Kurt Volker, would soon meet a senior aide to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Trump’s Ukraine envoy to visit Moscow for talks
    Aug06

    The Latest: Trump’s Ukraine envoy to visit Moscow for talks

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    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.
    Aug06

    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.

    A statue of Friedrich Engels, who collaborated with Karl Marx, has been erected in Manchester, where his research made him famous. …read more Source: The New York...

    Techno band’s Crimea concert angers Ukraine
    Aug06

    Techno band’s Crimea concert angers Ukraine

    Ukraine says that German dance band Scooter broke the law when it performed in Russian-annexed Crimea. But is the concert one of many signs that West Europe is accepting the status quo in the area? …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Amid US-Russia feuding, their chief diplomats hold talks
    Aug06

    Amid US-Russia feuding, their chief diplomats hold talks

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States and Russia are feuding, expelling diplomats in what Washington calls a new post-Cold War low. […] that didn’t stop U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov from meeting for the first time since the Trump administration imposed new sanctions against...

    Competition over mammoth meat may have wiped out Neanderthals
    Aug06

    Competition over mammoth meat may have wiped out Neanderthals

    Neanderthals may have been wiped out due a direct competition with early humans for meat, say scientists who found that for both species mammoths were the primary source of meat. Scientists studied the diet of anatomically modern humans and were able to refute the theory that the diet of early representatives of Homo sapiens was more flexible...

    Christian Lindner: Germany should accept Crimean annexation as ‘permanent provisional solution’
    Aug06

    Christian Lindner: Germany should accept Crimean annexation as ‘permanent provisional solution’

    The leader of the German Free Democrats Christian Lindner defended his foreign policy in an interview with Bild am Sonntag, after he caused an uproar by calling for the Russian annexation of Crimea to be considered a “permanent provisional solution.” The conflict around the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in March 2014,...

    UN bans key N.Korea exports over missile tests
    Aug06

    UN bans key N.Korea exports over missile tests

    The United Nations Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state’s $3 billion annual export revenue over its two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July. The US-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and...

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump
    Aug06

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump

    There is a grand jury in Washington DC. The special counsel’s team is full of experts in financial crime. On Russia, the president can feel the net closing. The legal net around Donald Trump’s beleaguered presidency tightened dramatically this week with news that a grand jury has been established a few hundred yards from the White...

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown
    Aug06

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown

    Ukrainian southpaw Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO junior lightweight title, flooring challenger Miguel Marriaga with one second left in the seventh round en route to a technical knockout victory. The 29-year-old Lomachenko outclassed Marriaga from the opening bell, scoring two knockdowns in making the third defense of his 130-pound title.”It...