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    Ukraine is hopeful of US support to counter Russia following talks with Tillerson
    Jul09

    Ukraine is hopeful of US support to counter Russia following talks with Tillerson

    Ukraine’s faith in the US was initially shaken as Trump pursued warmer relations with Russia. …read more Source: Business...

    Tillerson talks tough on Russia, vows US support for Ukraine
    Jul09

    Tillerson talks tough on Russia, vows US support for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Russia on Sunday that it must take the first steps to reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine and that American and European sanctions would remain in place until Moscow reversed course in the region…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Tillerson vows relations with Russia will be frosty until it leaves Ukraine alone
    Jul09

    Tillerson vows relations with Russia will be frosty until it leaves Ukraine alone

    The secretary of state met with the Ukrainian president and reformists as part of a U.S. push to resuscitate stalled talks over ending the government’s war with Russian-allied rebels. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Donald Trump Says It Is ‘Time to Move Forward’ With Russia
    Jul09

    Donald Trump Says It Is ‘Time to Move Forward’ With Russia

    (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that “it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia” after his lengthy meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany. But he is still avoiding the question of whether he accepts Putin’s denial that Russia was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election....

    Trump Much Prefers to Blame Dems and Obama for Hacks than to Hold Putin Responsible
    Jul09

    Trump Much Prefers to Blame Dems and Obama for Hacks than to Hold Putin Responsible

    Putin’s denial is good enough for Trump President Donald Trump was back on Twitter early Sunday morning, claiming that he pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin on Russian meddling in the 2016 election and said the Democrats are to blame. Trump returned to the U.S. late Saturday from the G20 conference where he had his first face-to-face...

    Trump: ‘I Strongly Pressed’ Putin on Russian Meddling, Now Time to ‘Move Forward’
    Jul09

    Trump: ‘I Strongly Pressed’ Putin on Russian Meddling, Now Time to ‘Move Forward’

    President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that he “strongly pressed” Russian President Vladimir Putin about Kremlin meddling in the U.S. election and that Putin denied it during their G-20 meeting, adding it was time to “move forward.” “I strongly pressed President Putin twice about Russian meddling in our election. He...

    Trump Says He Twice ‘Strongly Pressed’ Putin on US Election Meddling
    Jul09

    Trump Says He Twice ‘Strongly Pressed’ Putin on US Election Meddling

    U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that he twice “strongly pressed” Russian President Vladimir Putin about Russia’s meddling in last year’s U.S. election, but with Putin’s vehement denial of interference it was now time to “move forward in working constructively” with Moscow. In a string of Twitter...

    Tillerson talks tough on Russia, vows US support for Ukraine
    Jul09

    Tillerson talks tough on Russia, vows US support for Ukraine

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    Trump says it’s ‘time to move forward’ with Russia
    Jul09

    Trump says it’s ‘time to move forward’ with Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that “it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia” after his lengthy meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany. But he is still avoiding the question of whether he accepts Putin’s denial that Russia was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election....

    Polish former priest indicted for inciting hatred against Jews
    Jul09

    Polish former priest indicted for inciting hatred against Jews

    WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — The prosecutor’s office in the western Poland city of Wroclaw issued an indictment against former priest Jacek Międlar for “public incitement to hatred based on religious and national differences.” He could face up to 2 years in prison. On Nov. 11, 2016, during the Polish Independence Day, Wroclaw hosted the “March of...