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    Ukraine delegation walks out of Black Sea meeting
    Jul05

    Ukraine delegation walks out of Black Sea meeting

    Protest in Istanbul conference sparked by presence of Russian delegation member reportedly elected from annexed Crimea …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Gritty Nishikori downs Stakhovsky in Wimbledon heat (AFP)
    Jul05

    Gritty Nishikori downs Stakhovsky in Wimbledon heat (AFP)

    London (AFP) – Kei Nishikori dug deep to keep his Wimbledon challenge alive as the Japanese star ground out a 6-4, 6-7 (7/9), 6-1, 7-6 (8/6) win over Ukrainian qualifier Sergiy Stakhovsky on Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Rick Perry’s Plans for US Energy Dominance
    Jul05

    Rick Perry’s Plans for US Energy Dominance

    America is approaching energy independence, but still needs to remove obstacles, Energy Secretary Rick Perry says. “The previous administration talked about energy independence, but wouldn’t drill and transport. It was all talk,” @SecretaryPerry says. “We are very close to being energy independent,” Perry told The Daily Signal in a brief...

    Ukraine claims it prevented fresh cyberattack
    Jul05

    Ukraine claims it prevented fresh cyberattack

    KIEV: Ukraine claimed Wednesday that it had thwarted a fresh cyberattack that was to be carried out via a programme blamed for spreading a virus that caused disruption across the globe last week. Interior minister Arsen Avakov said that Ukraine’s cyberpolice on Tuesday stopped a second wave of attacks from spreading via the M.E.Doc...

    As cyberattack hit, Ukrainians turned to Facebook, Google
    Jul05

    As cyberattack hit, Ukrainians turned to Facebook, Google

    BORYSPIL, Ukraine (AP) — When departure information disappeared from Kiev airport’s website after last week’s cyberattack, employees trained a camera on the departure board and broadcast it to YouTube. Today, government agencies regularly post official statements to their Facebook walls and press officers eschew emails to chat with...

    Trump walks tightrope in first Putin encounter
    Jul05

    Trump walks tightrope in first Putin encounter

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: It was a constant refrain on the campaign trail for Donald Trump in his quest for the US presidency: “We’re going to have a great relationship with Putin and Russia.” Now, weighed down by claims that Moscow helped put him in the White House, Trump is set to finally meet his Russian counterpart in an encounter fraught with...

    Ukraine Claims Authorities Avoided Second Cyberattack
    Jul05

    Ukraine Claims Authorities Avoided Second Cyberattack

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says that authorities have avoided a second cyberattack. The announcement suggests that the effort to wreak electronic havoc across Ukraine is ongoing. Ukraine is still trying to find its feet after scores or even hundreds of businesses and government agencies were hit by an explosion...

    Austrian foreign minister stresses need to implement Minsk Agreements
    Jul05

    Austrian foreign minister stresses need to implement Minsk Agreements

    Conflicts in the OSCE is something we must focus on. I am referring to the conflict in Ukraine. The situation there is very serious, Sebastian Kurz stressed. …read more Source:...

    No ‘specific agenda,’ but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss
    Jul05

    No ‘specific agenda,’ but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

    Washington, Jul 5 – President Donald Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday will be brimming with global intrigue, but the White House says there’s “no specific agenda.” So in the absence of a set list of topics, what are two of the world’s most famously unpredictable leaders to...

    Levon Aronyan vs Azerbaijani chess players
    Jul05

    Levon Aronyan vs Azerbaijani chess players

    The next round of the FIDE Grand-Prix 2017 starts in Geneva, Switzerland, on July 6. Armenia’s leading chess player Levon Aronian is among the 18 qualifiers. Aronian, who tops the FIDE ranking leads with 2809 points, is the main favorite of the tournament. He is followed by Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan) and Anish Giri (Netherlands) who...