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    Kyiv Raids Properties In $800 Million Ministerial Graft Probe
    Jul15

    Kyiv Raids Properties In $800 Million Ministerial Graft Probe

    Ukrainian law enforcement agents on July 14 raided property allegedly controlled by a former official under toppled pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych as part of an $800 million corruption investigation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Putin Hopes Dialogue With Trump Will Continue
    Jul14

    Russia’s Putin Hopes Dialogue With Trump Will Continue

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that he hoped for further dialogue with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump after their meeting in Hamburg earlier this month on the fringes of the G20 summit. “If the dialogue were to go on, as you’ve said in this sense, in a humanitarian sense, there is the chance to hope that the...

    British Man Imprisoned For Fighting With Separatists In Ukraine
    Jul14

    British Man Imprisoned For Fighting With Separatists In Ukraine

    A British man was sentenced to prison after a court in Britain ruled he illegally entered eastern Ukraine in 2015 to fight alongside Russia-backed separatists against the central government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Paradoxes of Trump’s Russia Strategy
    Jul14

    The Paradoxes of Trump’s Russia Strategy

    It has been a full week since Donald Trump met Vladimir Putin in Hamburg at this year’s G20 meeting—and what a week it’s been. The revelations regarding a meeting the President’s son had with a shady Russian lawyer this past year have cast a pall over his Administration. At the very minimum, the campaign betrayed a profoundly...

    Russian-American Lobbyist Paid to Fight Sanctions Was at 2016 Trump Tower Meeting
    Jul14

    Russian-American Lobbyist Paid to Fight Sanctions Was at 2016 Trump Tower Meeting

    The latest revelation about the Trump campaign’s secret meeting with Natalia Veselnitskaya on June 9, 2016 is that the Russian lawyer was accompanied to Trump Tower that day by Rinat Akhmetshin, a Russian-American lobbyist who was working to repeal sanctions on Russian officials implicated in human rights abuses. The presence of the...

    Official: 2 tourists slain in Egypt were German
    Jul14

    Official: 2 tourists slain in Egypt were German

    CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on developments in Egypt (all times local): 7:10 p.m. An Egyptian security official says the two tourists who were stabbed to death in a Red Sea resort were German, not Ukrainian as previously said. The official says that four other foreigners were wounded in Friday’s attack at a hotel in the Egyptian resort of...

    Russia’s Ban on US Adoptions Gets Snarled in New Melodrama
    Jul14

    Russia’s Ban on US Adoptions Gets Snarled in New Melodrama

    More than four years after it was imposed, Russia’s ban on adoptions by Americans is back in the news, rekindling frustration and sadness among some of those affected by it. Chuck Johnson, CEO of the National Council for Adoption, worries that any efforts by President Donald Trump’s administration to get the ban lifted might now be...

    Two German Tourists Stabbed to Death on Egyptian Beach
    Jul14

    Two German Tourists Stabbed to Death on Egyptian Beach

    CAIRO—An Egyptian man stabbed two German tourists to death and wounded four other foreigners at a popular seaside vacation spot on Friday, officials and witnesses said. The knifeman killed the two German women, and wounded two other tourists at the Zahabia hotel in Hurghada and then swam to a neighboring beach to attack at least two more people...

    2 tourists killed in knife attack at Egyptian resort
    Jul14

    2 tourists killed in knife attack at Egyptian resort

    An attacker armed with a knife killed two female German tourists and wounded four other foreigners, including two Czechs, at an Egyptian Red Sea beach resort on Friday, local authorities and sources said. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Official: 2 Tourists Slain in Egypt Were German
    Jul14

    The Latest: Official: 2 Tourists Slain in Egypt Were German

    The Latest: Egyptian official says 2 tourists slain in Red Sea resort were German, not Ukrainian as previously said. …read more Source: U.S....