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    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks
    Jul11

    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia this week for talks with top officials on the conflicts in Ukraine, Syria and Nagorno-Karabakh. The State Department said Monday that Kerry would visit Moscow on Thursday to discuss ways to strengthen a shaky truce in Syria that appears near the breaking point amid continued...

    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks
    Jul11

    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia this week for talks with top officials on the conflicts in Ukraine, Syria and Nagorno-Karabakh. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks
    Jul11

    Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks

    In addition to deep differences over Syria and Ukraine, if follows last week’s tit-for-tat expulsions by both nations of diplomats after an incident outside the American embassy in Moscow in which a Russian security guard scuffled with a U.S. diplomat. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Trudeau’s visit to Ukraine shows ‘change in tone’ about relations with Russia
    Jul11

    Trudeau’s visit to Ukraine shows ‘change in tone’ about relations with Russia

    Trudeau’s visit implies a possible step back from ‘all-in” support of Kiev to open dialogue of relations with Russia …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia’s Sole Athlete at Olympics Branded a ‘Traitor’
    Jul11

    Russia’s Sole Athlete at Olympics Branded a ‘Traitor’

    Russia’s only athlete allowed to participate in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been branded a traitor on social media and told to compete for Ukraine instead. The country’s track and field athletes were banned from competing in the upcoming Olympics in Brazil over allegations of mass doping. Long jumper Darya Klishina was granted...

    Canada’s Prime Minister Visits Ukraine
    Jul11

    Canada’s Prime Minister Visits Ukraine

    Ukraine and Canada on Monday signed a free trade agreement during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s first visit to Ukraine. Canada is home to a sizeable Ukrainian minority and has been a key backer for Ukraine during the two-year separatist war in the east. President Petro Poroshenko told a news conference at the end of the talks in...

    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience
    Jul11

    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience

    A Fourth of July reflection from abroad by Nolan Peterson, The Daily Signal’s foreign correspondent, prompted readers to share their own thoughts about America’s place in the hearts of those yearning for freedom, whether in Iraq or Ukraine. Here’s a sampling, edited only for style, with the permission of the writers. Great Spark...

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine
    Jul11

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be pinned down on whether it will continue supplying troops to train Ukraine’s military. During a joint news conference Monday in Kiev to mark the signing of a Canada-Ukraine free trade deal, Ukrainian...

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?
    Jul11

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?

    Canadian Army instructors discuss mechanized infantry defence tactics with their Ukrainian Armed Forces colleagues during Exercise RAPID TRIDENT in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be...

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement
    Jul11

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is greeted by women in traditional dress and bread as he arrives in Kyiv, Ukraine on Sunday July 10, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau oversaw the signing of a free trade agreement with Ukraine on Monday after he and his son spent the morning commemorating the...