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    Ashby: The one thing that might make a Toronto Olympic bid worthwhile
    Jul28

    Ashby: The one thing that might make a Toronto Olympic bid worthwhile

    With the news that Boston has cancelled its 2024 Olympic bid, residents of Toronto are once again faced with the prospect of the city levelling up its PanAm Games game to the Olympic scale. Recent polls suggest that 61 percent of Torontonians would support the city’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. This groundswell of support...

    Russia declares US foundation ‘undesirable’ under new law
    Jul28

    Russia declares US foundation ‘undesirable’ under new law

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian prosecutors on Tuesday moved to outlaw a prominent U.S. foundation, for the first time taking advantage of a new law designed to shut foreign groups deemed hostile to national interests amid a showdown with the West over Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Lawyers Say Savchenko Has Alibi
    Jul28

    Lawyers Say Savchenko Has Alibi

    The lawyers of jailed Ukrainian pilot and parliament member Nadia Savchenko said on July 28 that they have proof she was already captive when the two Russian journalists she is accused of killing died in shelling. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Is the United States Selling Out Ukraine?
    Jul28

    Is the United States Selling Out Ukraine?

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at the presidential residence in Sochi (Joshua Roberts / Reuters) If you believe all the talk out there lately, Vladimir Putin is not only duplicitous and hypocritical—the Russian president’s also been pretty damn busy recently. Busy cutting secret deals with the...

    Reports: Ukraine Bans Depardieu for 5 Years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine Bans Depardieu for 5 Years

    SCOW (AP) – Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years.Depardieu in 2013 took Russian citizenship in a bid to escape high taxes in his native France. He has recently attracted the anger of Ukrainian authorities… …read more Source:...

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years. …read more Source: CNS...

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years.Depardieu in 2013 took… …read more Source:...

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years. …read more Source: U.S....

    Neo-Nazi Group Hacks Twitter Of Ukraine’s UN Representative: Right Sector Hacking Was In Protest Over East Ukraine War
    Jul28

    Neo-Nazi Group Hacks Twitter Of Ukraine’s UN Representative: Right Sector Hacking Was In Protest Over East Ukraine War

    The Twitter account of Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations was hacked Tuesday by the neo-Nazi Right Sector group. The hack, which targeted envoy Yuriy Sergeyev, is the latest action by extremists dissatisfied with the Ukrainian government’s conduct of the fight against separatists in the east. After Sergeyev’s account was...

    Ukraine As A Bargaining Chip?
    Jul28

    Ukraine As A Bargaining Chip?

    Speculation is rampant that the West cut a deal with Moscow at Ukraine’s expense. Does it hold up to scrutiny? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...