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    Siemens halts deliveries to Russian firms over Crimea case
    Jul21

    Siemens halts deliveries to Russian firms over Crimea case

    German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG says it’s halting deliveries of power generation equipment to state-controlled companies in Russia and selling its stake in a Russian company that offers services for … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Live: Siemens claims evidence that turbines sent to Russia were illegally moved to Crimea
    Jul21

    Live: Siemens claims evidence that turbines sent to Russia were illegally moved to Crimea

    Our live blog is tracking markets after Siemens claims four gas turbines delivered to Russia were illegally moved to Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Allies Worry Russian War Games May Be ‘Trojan Horse,’ US General Says
    Jul21

    Allies Worry Russian War Games May Be ‘Trojan Horse,’ US General Says

    U.S. allies in Eastern Europe and Ukraine are worried that Russia’s planned war games in September could be a “Trojan horse” aimed at leaving behind military equipment brought into Belarus, the U.S. Army’s top general in Europe said Thursday. Russia has sought to reassure NATO that the military exercises will respect...

    Ukraine’s Future Is Brighter Than You Think
    Jul21

    Ukraine’s Future Is Brighter Than You Think

    Luke Coffey Politics, Europe Budget deficits have been reduced, budgetary discipline is being restored and there are finally signs of economic growth. Most of the attention Ukraine gets these days is about the war in the eastern part of the country—and rightly so. More than 10,000 people have been killed in the conflict since 2014. Ukrainian...

    Trump’s White House is divided over Russia
    Jul21

    Trump’s White House is divided over Russia

    (Credit: AP/Getty/Salon) There is a rift between President Donald Trump and both his national security and foreign policy advisers. According to a new Associated Press report, the top White House officials have continued to urge Trump to take a cautious approach when dealing with Russia and things have only gotten worse since a second meeting...

    Baltics Need Anti-aircraft Protection Against Russia, Lithuania Says
    Jul21

    Baltics Need Anti-aircraft Protection Against Russia, Lithuania Says

    NATO should permanently deploy anti-aircraft weapons in the Baltics to deter Russia, Lithuania’s president said Thursday as the United States put Patriot missiles on display after including them in an exercise in the region for the first time. The permanent deployment of the advanced air defense system would be the next step in NATO’s...

    Trump’s Ex-Biz Associate Is A ‘Pop Star.’ In Russia, That Gives Him A Lot Of Power
    Jul21

    Trump’s Ex-Biz Associate Is A ‘Pop Star.’ In Russia, That Gives Him A Lot Of Power

    As the lights went down on a stage full of international beauty queens at the 2013 Miss Universe pageant, former Spice Girl Mel B and NBC anchor Thomas Roberts announced a musical performer recognizable to few outside of Russia and Azerbaijan. The show’s bookings weren’t always A-listers, but they were often respectable: Gavin DeGraw,...

    East Ukraine becomes a pawn again
    Jul21

    East Ukraine becomes a pawn again

    With the backdrop of the Russia hysteria in the American media and negotiations proceeding over a variety of issues between the Kremlin and the White House, the miserable, frozen conflict of East Ukraine is once again a pawn in the great game between world powers. This week, Alexander Zakharchenko, leader … …read more Source: The...

    DAZN sports streaming service launches in Canada with NFL its first attraction
    Jul21

    DAZN sports streaming service launches in Canada with NFL its first attraction

    TORONTO — Looking to capture the growing number of consumers cutting their cable cord, DAZN has launched a sports streaming service in Canada. And DAZN (pronounced Da Zone) has started with a bang by offering live and on-demand coverage of every NFL game as the new, exclusive Canadian home of NFL Game Pass, the league’s premium digital...

    Ukraine Says 9 Soldiers Killed in East in Rebel Fighting
    Jul20

    Ukraine Says 9 Soldiers Killed in East in Rebel Fighting

    A spokesman for the Ukrainian military says nine soldiers died over the past day in the east where Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebels have been fighting for more than three years. Although full-scale offensives in the war have ebbed, both sides report artillery fire or small clashes almost daily. The death toll reported Thursday by...