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    Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions
    Jul28

    Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and said it was closing down a U.S. recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russia. The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to...

    Ukrainian Inventor Builds Wooden “Robots”
    Jul28

    Ukrainian Inventor Builds Wooden “Robots”

    Ukrainian Dmitry Balandin operates a construction crane for a living. And for fun, he builds elaborate robot-like models out of hundreds of wooden parts. (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Alien boy’ found in two-thousand year-old Crimean tomb was a trainee ancient warrior
    Jul28

    ‘Alien boy’ found in two-thousand year-old Crimean tomb was a trainee ancient warrior

    AN “alien boy” with a weirdly elongated skull found in a tomb in Crimea was in fact a trainee ancient warrior, say Russian archeologists. …read more Source:...

    Fishermen’s Brexit and the Next Moon Landing: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Jul28

    Fishermen’s Brexit and the Next Moon Landing: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Shifting Current Matthew Bremner | Roads & Kingdoms“There are now only 4,000 active fishermen in Scotland, down from 8,000 in 1970. Since 1996, the size of the Scottish fleet has been reduced by more than 219 boats, and where there were once 20 flourishing harbors scattered across its coast, there are now only three. The problem, fishermen...

    Russia: US Senate passes sanctions, sends bill to Trump
    Jul28

    Russia: US Senate passes sanctions, sends bill to Trump

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    US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia, putting Trump in corner
    Jul28

    US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia, putting Trump in corner

    WASHINGTON (Reuters): The US Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. The legislation all but dashes Trump’s hopes for warmer ties with Moscow as...

    New US Sanctions… Bring It On
    Jul28

    New US Sanctions… Bring It On

    Finian Cunningham So the American bully wants to slap more sanctions on Russia over alleged misdeeds. This is blatant temper tantrums by a frustrated US trying to get “its way or no way”. It’s so absurd. The biggest rogue nation on Earth, illegally bombing and killing civilians in several countries simultaneously, covertly arming terrorist...

    Faces named in Panama leaks
    Jul28

    Faces named in Panama leaks

    (Web Desk) – The Panama Paper leaks in 2015 exposed names of many important and famous personalities linking them to off-shore companies.The leak also created a havoc in Pakistan where ruling party PMLN’s Sharif family has been at the forefront of the resulting trial from the papers.As the Supreme Court’s verdict is due to be...

    US Senate passes Russia sanctions, sends bill to Trump
    Jul28

    US Senate passes Russia sanctions, sends bill to Trump

    “It’s impossible to endlessly tolerate this kind of insolence towards our country,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said of US sactions © Lehtikuva/AFP / Martti KainulainenWashington, United States, Jul 28 – The US Senate on Thursday passed bipartisan sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, sending the package to President Donald Trump,...

    National concept provides positive indicators for South Kazakhstan’s tourism development
    Jul28

    National concept provides positive indicators for South Kazakhstan’s tourism development

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Approximately 700,000 tourists have visited Turkestan this year, said Akim (Mayor) of the city Alipbek Usserbayev at a July 24 press conference in the regional capital of Shymkent. The pleasant tendency keeps growing and the region, rich with ancient...