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    Russia cancels talks with US over new sanctions
    Jun22

    Russia cancels talks with US over new sanctions

    Moscow [Russia], June 22 (ANI): Russia has cancelled its planned talks with the United States after Washington imposed a new series of sanctions over Moscows military intervention in Ukraine. A plann …read more Source: Big News...

    May to confront Brexit worries at EU summit
    Jun22

    May to confront Brexit worries at EU summit

    Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May will try Thursday to convince European leaders she can still push through Brexit despite being badly weakened by an election bet that turned sour. The two-day Brussels summit marks the debut of French President Emmanuel Macron, the figurehead of a renewed confidence among the remaining 27 states that...

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence

    “We received strong support from the U.S. side, support in terms of sovereignty, territorial integrity and the independence of our state,” …read more Source: Business...

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with
    Jun22

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with

    “And very important agreements will be signed, including agreements on defense cooperation, including an agreement on defense procurement.” …read more Source: Business...

    Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip
    Jun22

    Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip

    Saint Patrick’s Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures in one of the world’s most isolated countries. […] the death on Monday...

    Tennis: Kvitova reaches first quarter-final of comeback
    Jun22

    Tennis: Kvitova reaches first quarter-final of comeback

    BIRMINGHAM (AFP) – Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was cheered as if she had been the home player, after a straight-sets win over Britains Naomi Broady in Birmingham on Wednesday carried her into a first quarter-final in eight months.The applause was not intended as any slight to Broady, but as acknowledgement of an encouraging...

    Moscow cancels US-Russia meeting, reportedly due to Washington’s reinforcement of Crimea sanctions
    Jun22

    Moscow cancels US-Russia meeting, reportedly due to Washington’s reinforcement of Crimea sanctions

    Russia has canceled a meeting with senior US diplomats in the wake of Washington’s decision to reinforce sanctions imposed over its occupation of Crimea. The post Moscow cancels US-Russia meeting, reportedly due to Washington’s reinforcement of Crimea sanctions appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    Bangladesh among worst 10 countries for workers’ rights
    Jun22

    Bangladesh among worst 10 countries for workers’ rights

    The ITUC Global Rights Index 2017 has ranked Bangladesh among 10 countries from the bottom in the world for workers’ rights. The report, published by International Trade Union Confederation on June 13, said that the number of countries experiencing physical violence and threats against workers rose by 10 per cent (from 52 to 59 countries...

    Russia Cancels Meeting With U.S. Over Increased Sanctions
    Jun22

    Russia Cancels Meeting With U.S. Over Increased Sanctions

    Russia has cancelled a planned meeting between its deputy foreign minister, Sergey Rybakov, and U.S. Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon in response to a new round of sanctions imposed by the U.S. The sanctions, which pertain to more than three dozen individuals and organizations involved in the Russian invasion of Ukraine, were announced...

    Threats, NATO Demands Underpin Global Arms Demand
    Jun22

    Threats, NATO Demands Underpin Global Arms Demand

    Military conflicts and growing threats around the world continue to underpin demand for weapons, but industry and government leaders from the United States, Europe, Russia and the Middle East say they don’t see a huge near-term spike in arms orders. Executives report being busier than ever at this year’s Paris Airshow, the oldest and...