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    Trump suggests US accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea
    Aug01

    Trump suggests US accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is suggesting the U.S. accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea if it would lead to better relations with Moscow and stronger cooperation in fighting Islamic State militants. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump Pushed For GOP To Change Ukraine Position, Now Claims He Didn’t
    Aug01

    Trump Pushed For GOP To Change Ukraine Position, Now Claims He Didn’t

    WASHINGTON ― Both Donald Trump and his campaign chairman said Sunday they had nothing to do with altering the Republican Party’s position on Ukraine ― which must have been news to GOP leaders who confirmed last week that Trump’s campaign insisted on exactly that change.The modified party platform drops its call to provide arms to...

    It Appears Donald Trump Doesn’t Know About The Crimea Annexation Or Doesn’t Care
    Aug01

    It Appears Donald Trump Doesn’t Know About The Crimea Annexation Or Doesn’t Care

    Donald Trump appears either unfamiliar with Russia’s annexation of Crimea or directly supportive of the intrusion that began in the winter of 2014, further chilled U.S.-Russian relations and has left thousands dead. In a conversation about Trump’s nebulous relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin during an interview with...

    Trump’s tough weekend

    With an imaginary letter, a disputed invitation and controversial comments about a fallen soldier’s parents, Donald Trump’s weekend was not going well even before he seemed to endorse the Russian annexation of Crimea, in opposition to U.S. policy and international law.This was a weekend Trump may hope to forget, and one Democrats will...

    Donald Trump Gives Questionable Explanation of Events in Ukraine
    Jul31

    Donald Trump Gives Questionable Explanation of Events in Ukraine

    Mr. Trump said of Russia’s president, Vladimir V. Putin, “He’s not going into Ukraine,” then was informed that Russia was already there. “O.K., well, he’s there in a certain way,” Mr. Trump replied. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian television shows what Kremlin thinks of Clinton
    Jul31

    Russian television shows what Kremlin thinks of Clinton

    In doing so, she was implicitly rebuking her rival, Republican nominee Donald Trump, who has questioned the need for the Western alliance and suggested that if he is elected president, the United States might not honor its NATO military commitments, in particular regarding former Soviet republics in the Baltics. Clinton once compared the...

    Trump says Putin is ‘not going to go into Ukraine,’ despite Crimea
    Jul31

    Trump says Putin is ‘not going to go into Ukraine,’ despite Crimea

    WASHINGTON D.C. — Donald Trump said Sunday that Russian President Vladimir Putin won’t make a military move into Ukraine — even though Putin already has done just that, seizing the country’s Crimean peninsula. “He’s not going into Ukraine, OK, just so you understand. He’s not going to go into Ukraine, all right? You can...

    Ukraine prisoners held by Russia and separatists are forgotten
    Jul31

    Ukraine prisoners held by Russia and separatists are forgotten

    Distracted world no longer focuses on those captured in fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Trump to consider recognizing Russian control of Crimea
    Jul31

    Trump to consider recognizing Russian control of Crimea

    Republican tries to explain Russia policy …read more Source: USA...

    Gaffe Track: The Victim or the Crimea
    Jul31

    Gaffe Track: The Victim or the Crimea

    The candidate: Donald TrumpThe gaffe: Speaking to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos, Trump said of Russian President Vladimir Putin, “He’s not going into Ukraine, OK? Just so you understand. He’s not going to go into Ukraine, all right? You can mark it down and you can put it down, you can take it anywhere you want.” Stephanopoulos...