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    Ukraine strips citizenship of ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili
    Jul26

    Ukraine strips citizenship of ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili

    Ukraine’s president has rescinded the citizenship of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia who moved to Ukraine to become leader of one of its most corruption-plagued regions and later … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Playing The ‘Little Russia’ Card
    Jul26

    Playing The ‘Little Russia’ Card

    When the Kremlin or its proxies start dreaming up new names for Ukraine it’s often a sign that trouble is on the way. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada strips citizenship of ex-Nazi for a fourth time
    Jul26

    Canada strips citizenship of ex-Nazi for a fourth time

    MONTREAL (JTA) — A 93-year-old ex-Nazi stripped of his Canadian citizenship for an unprecedented fourth time is vowing to appeal the decision yet again. Last week, Canada revoked the citizenship of Helmut Oberlander, a retired developer in Waterloo, Ontario, who has been accused of hiding his Nazi past before obtaining citizenship in 1960. The...

    Correction: Ukraine-Journalist Killed story
    Jul26

    Correction: Ukraine-Journalist Killed story

    Correction: Ukraine-Journalist Killed story …read more Source: ABC...

    Georgia’s Former President Reportedly Stripped of Ukrainian Citizenship
    Jul26

    Georgia’s Former President Reportedly Stripped of Ukrainian Citizenship

    What now for Mikheil Saakashvili? …read more Source: Foreign...

    Obscure Law Drawing Focus In Russia Probe Rarely Ends In Prosecution
    Jul26

    Obscure Law Drawing Focus In Russia Probe Rarely Ends In Prosecution

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminal prosecutions are rare for people who fail to register as foreign agents, according to a top Justice Department official who testified Wednesday about an obscure law receiving new attention amid investigations into contacts between the Trump campaign and Russia. Adam Hickey, a deputy assistant attorney general, told...

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry duped by Russian duo impersonating Ukraine leader
    Jul26

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry duped by Russian duo impersonating Ukraine leader

    Perry spoke to the pair about the Paris climate agreement and the possibility of using pig manure as a power source in a 22-minute conversation. …read more Source: Toronto...

    EU Warns US it May Respond Swiftly to Counter New Sanctions on Russia
    Jul26

    EU Warns US it May Respond Swiftly to Counter New Sanctions on Russia

    The European Union warned on Wednesday that it was ready to act within days to counter proposed new U.S. sanctions on Russia, saying they would harm the bloc’s energy security. Sanctions legislation overwhelmingly approved by the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday has angered EU officials: they see it as breaking transatlantic unity...

    Glavin: Has Canada just given up – and decided to join with Beijing?
    Jul26

    Glavin: Has Canada just given up – and decided to join with Beijing?

    “There is a saying that if you can’t beat them, join them.” That was the telling choice of words former Liberal cabinet minister Martin Cauchon settled on back in November 2011 in greeting the news that Huawei Canada, the subsidiary of an opaquely governed Chinese telecommunications conglomerate long encumbered by its reported links to...

    Russia To Raise Firepower In South To Neuter NATO Air ‘Threat’
    Jul26

    Russia To Raise Firepower In South To Neuter NATO Air ‘Threat’

    NATO allies have deployed a limited number of aircraft in Romania, which borders Ukraine, to assist with its air patrols. Russia is not happy. …read more Source:...