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    USA vs Slovenia: Final Score, Recap, Highlights for United States Basketball Game
    Aug26

    USA vs Slovenia: Final Score, Recap, Highlights for United States Basketball Game

    LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands—Anthony Davis scored 18 points and teamed with forward Kenneth Faried to dominate the inside, leading the U.S. national team to a 101-71 victory overSlovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball. Faried finished with 14 points for the Americans, who next head to Bilbao, Spain...

    Dutch to commemorate Flight 17 victims on Nov. 10
    Aug26

    Dutch to commemorate Flight 17 victims on Nov. 10

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says a national commemoration event will be held on Nov. 10 for those who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Finding Security in Cooperation
    Aug26

    Finding Security in Cooperation

    Picture this: You get on a flight from the U.S. to China and once you arrive in Beijing your pilot is not allowed to land because your plane’s specifications do not comply with the Chinese airport’s safety standards. Now imagine this scenario repeating itself when your pilot attempts to land in any EU country, or in Japan, or India...

    Heavily Armed ‘Men In Green’ Enter East Ukrainian Villages
    Aug26

    Heavily Armed ‘Men In Green’ Enter East Ukrainian Villages

    By Maria Tsvetkova MOSCOW, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Unidentified, heavily-armed strangers with Russian accents have appeared in an eastern Ukrainian village, arousing residents’ suspicions despite Moscow’s denials that its troops have deliberately infiltrated the frontier. Two witnesses told Reuters on Tuesday that the dozens of men,...

    Editorial: Russia’s shame
    Aug26

    Editorial: Russia’s shame

    Many of the images coming out of Eastern Ukraine of late are disturbing, but each is disturbing in its own unique way. There are the shots of burnt out vehicles and apartment buildings scarred by artillery fire, symptoms of otherwise normal lives turned upside-down by conflict. There are the photos of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 passengers...

    Putin and Poroshenko meet for first-ever bilateral talks
    Aug26

    Putin and Poroshenko meet for first-ever bilateral talks

    The presidents of Russia and Ukraine met late Tuesday for their first bilateral talks at a much-anticipated summit in Minsk, which many voiced hopes may help bring an end to fighting between Kyiv’s forces and pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian Peace Talks Open as Russian Paratroops Captured
    Aug26

    Ukrainian Peace Talks Open as Russian Paratroops Captured

    Fierce battles continued in eastern Ukraine today as the presidents of Russia and Ukraine met to discuss bringing about an end to the fighting between the Kiev government and the Russian backed separatist rebels that has killed more than 2,000 in the last four months. Just hours before Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and Russia’s...

    Putin, Poroshenko hold bilateral talks over Ukraine
    Aug26

    Putin, Poroshenko hold bilateral talks over Ukraine

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders meet hours after Ukraine captures 10 Russian paratroopers. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin and Poroshenko meet for bilateral talks
    Aug26

    Putin and Poroshenko meet for bilateral talks

    MINSK, Belarus — The presidents of Russia and Ukraine met late Tuesday for their first bilateral talks at a much-anticipated summit in Minsk, which many voiced hopes may help bring an end to fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine.Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko met in the Belarusian capital, the first...

    Presidents of Ukraine and Russia Meet
    Aug26

    Presidents of Ukraine and Russia Meet

    At a summit in Minsk, President Petro O. Poroshenko of Ukraine shook hands with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia and later said he is ready to discuss options to end the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...