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    The Latest: Trump’s Ukraine envoy to visit Moscow for talks
    Aug06

    The Latest: Trump’s Ukraine envoy to visit Moscow for talks

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    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.
    Aug06

    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.

    A statue of Friedrich Engels, who collaborated with Karl Marx, has been erected in Manchester, where his research made him famous. …read more Source: The New York...

    Amid US-Russia feuding, their chief diplomats hold talks
    Aug06

    Amid US-Russia feuding, their chief diplomats hold talks

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States and Russia are feuding, expelling diplomats in what Washington calls a new post-Cold War low. […] that didn’t stop U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov from meeting for the first time since the Trump administration imposed new sanctions against...

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump
    Aug06

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump

    There is a grand jury in Washington DC. The special counsel’s team is full of experts in financial crime. On Russia, the president can feel the net closing. The legal net around Donald Trump’s beleaguered presidency tightened dramatically this week with news that a grand jury has been established a few hundred yards from the White...

    Vasyl Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds
    Aug06

    Vasyl Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds

    Although Vasyl Lomachenko had battered Miguel Marriaga around the ring for 6 1/2 superlative rounds, the Ukrainian star couldn’t break his Colombian opponent’s will until he landed a body punch … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    In 1941, Russia and Nazi Germany Proved How Horrific the Eastern Front Would Be
    Aug06

    In 1941, Russia and Nazi Germany Proved How Horrific the Eastern Front Would Be

    Warfare History Network History, Europe And it all happened in a tiny corner of Ukraine. In 1941, the northwestern corner of the Ukraine was not what one would call tank country. With the exception of a few narrow, poorly maintained highways, movement was largely restricted to unpaved roads running through terrain dominated by forests, hills,...

    German FDP Party Head Says May Need To Accept Crimea Annexation ‘For Now’
    Aug06

    German FDP Party Head Says May Need To Accept Crimea Annexation ‘For Now’

    The head of Germany’s Free Democratic Party (FDP) has said in an interview that Germany may need to accept the 2014 annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region as a “permanent provisional arrangement.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    United Nations Bans Key North Korea Exports Over Missile Tests
    Aug06

    United Nations Bans Key North Korea Exports Over Missile Tests

    UNITED NATIONS—The United Nations Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state’s $3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang’s two July intercontinental ballistic missile tests. The U.S.-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron...

    What’s Worse: Trump’s Campaign Agenda or Empowering Generals and CIA Operatives to Subvert it?
    Aug05

    What’s Worse: Trump’s Campaign Agenda or Empowering Generals and CIA Operatives to Subvert it?

    During his successful 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump, for better and for worse, advocated a slew of policies that attacked the most sacred prongs of long-standing bipartisan Washington consensus. As a result, he was (and continues to be) viewed as uniquely repellent by the neoliberal and neoconservative guardians of that consensus,...

    America’s carbon-pusher in chief
    Aug05

    America’s carbon-pusher in chief

    (Credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Who says President Trump doesn’t have a coherent foreign policy? Pundits and critics across the political spectrum have chided him for failing to articulate and implement a clear international agenda. Look closely at his overseas endeavors, though, and one all-too-consistent pattern emerges:...