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    Trump tries to stop the bleeding
    Aug03

    Trump tries to stop the bleeding

    Donald Trump is facing a whirlwind of criticism from Republican leaders — including some of his closest allies — as he fends off reports of a staff shake up, another intervention and even rumblings that he could be urged to step aside as the party’s nominee. On Wednesday, Paul Manafort, Trump’s top strategist, flatly denied a report...

    Russia Looks to Napoleon for Economic Tips
    Aug03

    Russia Looks to Napoleon for Economic Tips

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is turning to Napoleon Bonaparte for inspiration in jumpstarting his country’s economy and establishing a more watertight legal framework, according to news website Lenta. Speaking at a forum in Russia’s Vladimir region, Medvedev praised the Corsican-born commander’s rule and told a group...

    Putin to Meet South Korea’s President To Discuss Energy and North Korea
    Aug03

    Putin to Meet South Korea’s President To Discuss Energy and North Korea

    Vladimir Putin has invited South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye to Russia for talks, the Kremlin announced Wednesday. The leaders will meet in Vladivostok on September 3. The current agenda for their discussion is quite broad, although Park’s spokesman has made clear that North Korea’s nuclear proliferation will be among the...

    Is the Trump Campaign Collapsing?
    Aug03

    Is the Trump Campaign Collapsing?

    The Donald Trump campaign is unraveling.The Republican nominee has spent the last week feuding with Gold Star parents, calling the election rigged, and lying about letters while threatening to skip debates. He has picked fights with firefighters, called out a baby for crying during an event, arguably blamed victims for sexual harassment, and...

    Trump Adviser Bashed US Policy Toward Russia In July Moscow Speech
    Aug03

    Trump Adviser Bashed US Policy Toward Russia In July Moscow Speech

    An adviser to Donald Trump criticized United States policy toward Russia in a July trip to Moscow, the Huffington Post reported Tuesday. The trip came the week before the Trump campaign reportedly worked to soften language in the Republican party platform regarding U.S. support for Ukraine against Russian aggression. “Washington and other...

    Ukrainian Official Resigns, Citing ‘Attacks On Journalists’
    Aug03

    Ukrainian Official Resigns, Citing ‘Attacks On Journalists’

    Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Information Policy Tetyana Popova has announced her resignation, citing what she described as attacks on journalists and freedom of speech. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Deputy Minister Steps Down, Cites ‘Attacks’ On Journalists
    Aug03

    Ukrainian Deputy Minister Steps Down, Cites ‘Attacks’ On Journalists

    Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Information Policy Tetiana Popova has announced her resignation, citing what she described as attacks on journalists and freedom of speech. In an interview with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service, Popova linked her resignation to the massive disclosure of journalists’ personal data — including her own...

    Ukrainian Deputy Minister Steps Down, Cites ‘Attacks’ On Journalists
    Aug03

    Ukrainian Deputy Minister Steps Down, Cites ‘Attacks’ On Journalists

    Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Information Policy Tetiana Popova has announced her resignation, citing what she described as attacks on journalists and freedom of speech. In an interview with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service, Popova linked her resignation to the massive disclosure of journalists’ personal data — including her own...

    Neither Vladimir Putin Nor His Staff Have Ever Spoken to Trump: Kremlin
    Aug03

    Neither Vladimir Putin Nor His Staff Have Ever Spoken to Trump: Kremlin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has never spoken to U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump and neither has anyone in his administration, a Kremlin spokesman has told NBC. Dmitry Peskov said the Russian leader has had no contact with Trump, despite Trump telling Fox News in 2014 that “when I went to Russia with the Miss Universe pageant, he...

    UN Records Highest Civilian Casualties In Eastern Ukraine In A Year
    Aug03

    UN Records Highest Civilian Casualties In Eastern Ukraine In A Year

    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in fighting in eastern Ukraine is back to last year’s highs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...