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    President Trump embarrasses Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Twitter again
    Jul25

    President Trump embarrasses Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Twitter again

    President Donald Trump ramped up his public attacks on U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions onTuesday, shaming him for his “very weak position” on the subject of Ukraine efforts to help Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. “Ukrainian efforts to sabotage Trump campaign — ‘quietly working to boost Clinton.’...

    ‘Sessions Has a VERY Weak Position on Clinton Crimes’: Trump Issues New Loyalty Test to Attorney General
    Jul25

    ‘Sessions Has a VERY Weak Position on Clinton Crimes’: Trump Issues New Loyalty Test to Attorney General

    Trump sharpened his attack against Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday in a series of tweets. President Donald Trump has made clear to Attorney General Jeff Sessions that he must launch an investigation of Hillary Clinton to keep his job.The president has been attacking Sessions, the first Republican senator to endorse his campaign, for...

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap
    Jul25

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap

    The attorney general is deeply committed to an ideological agenda — and working hard to turn it into reality. President Donald Trump, despite his reality TV reputation, has only fired two people — and in both cases, it’s caused more problems for him than it solved. So while he seems to be running out of patience with Attorney General Jeff...

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies
    Jul25

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies

    U.S. special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker has told Current Time TV that the White House is considering providing “defensive arms” to Ukraine. Speaking in Paris on July 25, he said such a move would enable Ukraine to defend itself “if Russia were to take further steps against Ukrainian territory.” …read more Source:...

    Trump Wants to Arm Ukraine Against Russia, Says New U.S. Special Envoy
    Jul25

    Trump Wants to Arm Ukraine Against Russia, Says New U.S. Special Envoy

    Kurt Volker blames the conflict in eastern Ukraine on Russia. …read more Source:...

    ‘Beleaguered,’ ‘Weak’: Trump Bashes Attorney General One Tweet At A Time
    Jul25

    ‘Beleaguered,’ ‘Weak’: Trump Bashes Attorney General One Tweet At A Time

    The President ramped up his attacks on his attorney general Tuesday morning, criticizing Jeff Sessions for having a “VERY weak position” on looking into Hillary Clinton “crimes” and asking why Sessions hasn’t investigated “Ukrainian efforts to sabotage” his campaign. In a tweet storm Monday morning, he brought up his former presidential...

    BBC: New U.S. Envoy Volker Says Washington Considering Sending Arms To Ukraine
    Jul25

    BBC: New U.S. Envoy Volker Says Washington Considering Sending Arms To Ukraine

    The new U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Kurt Volker, has told the BBC that Washington is considering whether to send weapons to help government forces fighting Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017
    Jul25

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...