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    Trump Lawyer Confirms Meeting Ukrainian, Denies Carrying Peace Plan
    Feb21

    Trump Lawyer Confirms Meeting Ukrainian, Denies Carrying Peace Plan

    Michael Cohen said he did meet with a Russian-born ex-Trump associate and a Ukraine lawmaker, but didn’t carry a peace plan to Mike Flynn. …read more Source:...

    Trump Decapitates the Russia Peace Initiative
    Feb21

    Trump Decapitates the Russia Peace Initiative

    Photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo Trump folds under totalizing corporate media and war-state pressures today. The resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn decapitates his presidency’s peace initiative with Russia after years of campaigning for it. General Flynn is not another Trump slob. He is the most advanced military intelligence...

    Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin dead at 64
    Feb21

    Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin dead at 64

    Tenure of long-serving diplomat marked by tensions with West, particularly over Russian involvement in Ukraine and Syria …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC at 64
    Feb21

    Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC at 64

    Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent and personable voice for his country’s interests as he sparred with his Western counterparts, died suddenly after falling ill Monday in his office at the mission. Vitaly Churkin, 64, was taken to a hospital in New York, where he died, Russia’s deputy...

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’
    Feb21

    Kremlin: Trump associates’ peace plan for Ukraine ‘absurd’

    US president’s lawyer Michael Cohen helped craft proposal calling for referendum on leasing Crimea to Russia for 50 or 100 years …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine ceasefire largely holding in the east
    Feb20

    Ukraine ceasefire largely holding in the east

    As the truce began, Russia defended its decision to recognise rebel-issued passports. …read more Source:...

    Tennis: Wozniacki gets back to work with Dubai win
    Feb20

    Tennis: Wozniacki gets back to work with Dubai win

    DUBAI (Agencies) – Two days afer playing the Doha final, Caroline Wozniacki plunged straight back to work on Monday at the Dubai Tennis Championships with a 6-2, 7-5 first-round defeat of Darya Kasatkina.Former WTA world number one Wozniacki had only limited turnaround time to adjust to what many feel is a faster court in the emirate...

    Boxing: Klitschko packing experience for Joshua fight
    Feb20

    Boxing: Klitschko packing experience for Joshua fight

    LONDON (Reuters) – Wladimir Klitschko is counting on experience to help him regain the IBF and WBA heavyweight titles when he faces Britains Anthony Joshua at Wembley Stadium in April.Klitschko, who was unbeaten for 11 years before losing the belts to Tyson Fury in 2015, turns 41 next month and has 64 wins and four defeats in his 20-year...

    Ukraine accuses  rebels of breaking  new ceasefire deal
    Feb20

    Ukraine accuses rebels of breaking new ceasefire deal

    DONETSK: One soldier has been killed and another wounded in eastern Ukraine, the army said on Monday, as it accused rebels of breaking a new truce deal announced at the weekend. Ukraine’s military spokesman Leonid Matyukhin said Russian-backed rebels had shelled his troops “on all fronts,” resulting in one death and one injury over the past...

    Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC
    Feb20

    Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper addresses the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations headquarters in New York. (Sean Kilpatrick, The Canadian Press) NEW YORK — Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent and personable voice for his country’s interests as he sparred...