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    Ousted Ukrainian President Says Will Not Participate In Kyiv’s Treason Trial
    Jul06

    Ousted Ukrainian President Says Will Not Participate In Kyiv’s Treason Trial

    Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych announced that he will not participate in a high treason trial against him that is scheduled to resume in Kyiv on July 6. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine says it foiled 2nd cyberattack after police raid
    Jul06

    Ukraine says it foiled 2nd cyberattack after police raid

    Ukraine has dodged a second cyberattack, officials said Wednesday, suggesting that the digital campaign which paralyzed computers across the country and around the world is ongoing. Ukraine is still trying … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Is America past the point of no return?
    Jul06

    Is America past the point of no return?

    A woman holds hats to get them autographed by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a rally, Thursday, June 2, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) (Credit: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Have corporate/billionaire control of our republic reached such a point that it’s no longer reversible? Have we passed the tipping...

    Armed Ukrainian Police Raid Software Firm Linked to Cyberattack
    Jul06

    Armed Ukrainian Police Raid Software Firm Linked to Cyberattack

    Armed police in Kyiv, saying they acted to prevent another major cyberattack, have raided a software firm that supplies Ukraine’s most widely used tax and accounting programs. Police equipped for combat seized computer servers Tuesday at the main office in Ukraine’s capital of software company M.E.Doc. Employees stood by calmly as...

    Trump-Putin Meeting: Closely Watched But Expectations Low
    Jul06

    Trump-Putin Meeting: Closely Watched But Expectations Low

    This first face-to-face meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will take place on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Hamburg. The Kremlin says terrorism, Syria and Ukraine will top its agenda. The White House says President Trump will decide what to discuss, calling it a “normal bilateral meeting.” But...

    A Canadian Primer to the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 7-8, 2017
    Jul06

    A Canadian Primer to the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 7-8, 2017

    This Thursday and Friday, the leaders of the major economic nations, their finance ministers and central bankers meet in Germany’s northern port city of Hamburg, birthplace of their host, Chancellor Angela Merkel. It’s their 12th summit to discuss global economic and financial issues. The summit cannot ignore geopolitics. Conflict...

    President Trump Arrives in Poland Amid Tensions With Russia and North Korea
    Jul06

    President Trump Arrives in Poland Amid Tensions With Russia and North Korea

    (WARSAW, Poland) — President Donald Trump opens his two-nation European visit with what he expects to be a short but warm stop in Poland before he encounters what could be a frostier reception and thornier issues at an international summit in Germany. Trump’s sit-down with Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korea’s first...

    Take Two for Trump in Talks With Unnerved European Allies
    Jul06

    Take Two for Trump in Talks With Unnerved European Allies

    U.S. President Donald Trump will get a chance to patch up trans-Atlantic ties this week when he meets with NATO allies still rattled by his failure on an earlier trip to embrace the principle that an attack against one member is an attack against all. Trump arrived on Wednesday in Warsaw, Poland, where the White House said he would showcase his...

    Trump’s Negotiation Skills Tested In Meeting With Putin, North Korea’s Missile Launch
    Jul06

    Trump’s Negotiation Skills Tested In Meeting With Putin, North Korea’s Missile Launch

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — President Donald Trump opens his two-nation European visit with what he expects to be a short but warm stop in Poland before he encounters what could be a frostier reception and thornier issues at an international summit in Germany. Trump’s sit-down with Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korea’s first...

    Rex Tillerson will receive a lifetime achievement award — for oil
    Jul05

    Rex Tillerson will receive a lifetime achievement award — for oil

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will drop by Istanbul next week on his way home from the G-20 Summit in Hamburg and a three-hour stop in Kiev to talk with the Ukrainian president. He will have a full plate on his overnight stop. He will meet with Turkish officials to discuss the fight against the […] …read more Source: The Washington...