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    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions
    Aug05

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new EU sanctions

    The European Union has imposed sanctions on three more Russians, including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov, over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea. …read more Source:...

    German techno band faces charges for Crimea concert: Ukraine envoy
    Aug05

    German techno band faces charges for Crimea concert: Ukraine envoy

    37 min 10 sec agoBERLIN – German techno band Scooter faces significant legal consequences for performi …read more Source:...

    Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Resistance FRIDAY!
    Aug05

    Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Resistance FRIDAY!

    From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Late Night Snark: “Only the Very Best People” Edition “Sean Spicer’s out, Reince Priebus is out, Trumpcare is dead, and Kim Jong Un has a missile that can reach New York. And, weirdly, I don’t feel tired from all the winning yet.” —Jimmy Kimmel “People are still...

    Russia slams new EU sanctions as ‘hostile’ and ‘groundless’
    Aug05

    Russia slams new EU sanctions as ‘hostile’ and ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW: Russia reacted angrily Friday after the European Union expanded its sanctions over the transfer of Siemens gasturbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea, calling the move “hostile”.”The decision of Brussels to include a number of Russian officials and companies as a retaliatory measure for alleged illegitimate supply of Siemens...

    The Value of US Weapons Goes Far Beyond Battlefield, Ukrainian Troops Say
    Aug05

    The Value of US Weapons Goes Far Beyond Battlefield, Ukrainian Troops Say

    KYIV, Ukraine—On the front lines against Russia and its separatist proxies in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian soldiers have, throughout the past three years of relentless combat, frequently turned to symbols of America to both intimidate and annoy their enemies—sometimes, in eclectic and creative ways. Ukrainian soldiers have raised U.S. flags over...

    EU slaps new sanctions on Moscow over Crimea turbines
    Aug05

    EU slaps new sanctions on Moscow over Crimea turbines

    The EU expanded its Russia sanctions blacklist Friday, targeting three people including the deputy energy minister and three companies involved in diverting gas turbines sold by German firm Siemens to Russian-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Top US Intelligence Officials Wary as Ever of Russia
    Aug05

    Top US Intelligence Officials Wary as Ever of Russia

    Top U.S. intelligence officials are refusing to back down over concerns about Russia, even as U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian officials lament what they describe as deteriorating relations between the two countries. “Our values and our interests are not aligned naturally,” Lieutenant General Vincent Stewart, director of the...

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new European Union sanctions
    Aug04

    Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new European Union sanctions

    The EU first introduced sanctions on Russia after the 2014 military takeover of the Black Sea peninsula from Kiev, and stepped them up repeatedly as Moscow then backed separatist unrest in the east of Ukraine. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Trump’s Interests vs. America’s, Secret Service Edition
    Aug04

    Trump’s Interests vs. America’s, Secret Service Edition

    President Donald Trump’s decision to retain ownership of his business while in office means that he can profit from government entities that are obligated to patronize his properties. For the Secret Service, which sets up a protective perimeter around the president and vice president’s non-White House residences, this means paying the...

    Saakashvili In Poland To Mark 1944 Warsaw Uprising Day
    Aug04

    Saakashvili In Poland To Mark 1944 Warsaw Uprising Day

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship in late July, has taken part in Poland’s commemorations marking the anniversary of the 1944 Warsaw Uprising against Nazi occupation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...