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    Russia Seeks to Reassure Over Brexit Volatility
    Jun29

    Russia Seeks to Reassure Over Brexit Volatility

    As Britain and Europe struggle to come to terms with the British vote in favor of leaving the European Union, financial markets are roiling across the globe, including in Russia. Even before the vote for a British EU exit, the head of Russia’s largest bank, Sberbank, warned that the country’s economic recovery would be at risk and...

    French FM Says Russia Agrees To NATO Talks After Summit
    Jun29

    French FM Says Russia Agrees To NATO Talks After Summit

    French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says Russia has agreed to hold a Russia-NATO Council meeting after the alliance holds its July Warsaw summit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Designates Cyber as Official Domain for Warfare
    Jun29

    NATO Designates Cyber as Official Domain for Warfare

    While the claim that hackers linked to the Russian government hacked the Democratic National Committee to steal research on GOP candidates certainly grabbed headlines, a more important story on cyberspace was unfolding in Brussels. In a press conference on June 14, NATO Allied ministers formally agreed to include cyber operations in its war...

    Turkey Has Become the New Front of ISIS’s War on the World
    Jun29

    Turkey Has Become the New Front of ISIS’s War on the World

    The bombs ripped through the busy airport terminal. Gunfire echoed. Hundreds of travelers and airport workers ran in terror while others dove for cover. Blood covered the floor as outside, screeching ambulances parted the crowd of stunned travellers. The gun and bomb attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk international airport on Tuesday could signal...

    For pro-EU Ukraine, a chill wind blows with Brexit
    Jun29

    For pro-EU Ukraine, a chill wind blows with Brexit

    The crisis over Britain’s vote to leave the EU may worsens the prospects for joining a Europe already experiencing ‘Ukraine fatigue.’ …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Turks Step Up To Help The Injured And Stranded In Wake Of Istanbul Triple Suicide Bombing
    Jun29

    Turks Step Up To Help The Injured And Stranded In Wake Of Istanbul Triple Suicide Bombing

    ISTANBUL — It was 2 a.m. Wednesday, mere hours after the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, when Hayati Kayan heard reports of taxi drivers overcharging tourists desperate to get away from the carnage. That’s when the young hotel owner decided he’d had enough. It was time to act.“I was so sad,” an exhausted...

    Federer beats British qualifier Willis in straight sets
    Jun29

    Federer beats British qualifier Willis in straight sets

    LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer was not about to let this feel-good story spoil his own Wimbledon. The seven-time champion — perhaps the greatest player of all time — showed little mercy Wednesday against Marcus Willis, a 772nd-ranked British qualifier who had never won a tour-level match until this week and has captivated the home nation with his...

    To Leaders Wanting To Hold A Referendum: Think Twice
    Jun29

    To Leaders Wanting To Hold A Referendum: Think Twice

    CO-AUTHORED BY KELSEY SUTER The economic and social implications of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union are still playing out, but the political fallout has already begun: David Cameron has announced his resignation, and the Conservatives face a divisive leadership battle. To many, Cameron’s election pledge to hold a referendum...

    1st-round men’s doubles reduced to best-of-3
    Jun29

    1st-round men’s doubles reduced to best-of-3

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local): 5:40 p.m. With rain playing havoc with the scheduling at Wimbledon, organizers have decided that first-round men’s doubles matches will be played over best-of-three sets, instead of best-of-five. — 4:40 p.m. Novak Djokovic won his 30th consecutive Grand Slam match, the third-longest...

    Operatic Baritone Killed in Ukraine Fighting
    Jun29

    Operatic Baritone Killed in Ukraine Fighting

    A Ukrainian baritone who performed in French opera productions for nearly two decades before joining a volunteer battalion in warring eastern Ukraine has been killed in the fighting.Ukrainian news reports cited the nationalist group Pravy Sektor as saying Wassyl Slipak was… …read more Source:...