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    Putin 1, Trump 0
    Jul07

    Putin 1, Trump 0

    At their first meeting, Trump bought Putin’s lies about Russian election meddling. President Trump’s top aides have been hemming and hawing for days about whether Trump would use today’s high-profile meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to hammer Moscow for its election meddling. It seems he did so — but in a way that...

    President Trump Met Vladimir Putin For the First Time. Here’s What a Body Language Expert Saw
    Jul07

    President Trump Met Vladimir Putin For the First Time. Here’s What a Body Language Expert Saw

    All eyes were on U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday when they sat down for their first face-to-face meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit. The meeting, which had been scheduled to last 30 minutes, stretched to more than two hours. Trump reportedly raised the issue of Russian interference in the 2016...

    Photos of the Week: 7/1–7/7
    Jul07

    Photos of the Week: 7/1–7/7

    The pagan Ivana Kupala night celebrated in Ukraine, a crash in the Tour de France, the Wife-Carrying World Championship in Finland, G20 meetings and protests in Germany, a brawl in Venezuela’s National Assembly, flooding in Japan, the start of the San Fermin festival in Spain, and much more. …read more Source: The...

    Russian state media: Trump and Putin talked cybersecurity, Syria
    Jul07

    Russian state media: Trump and Putin talked cybersecurity, Syria

    Russian president Vladmir Putin told state media outlets that he and President Trump discussed cybersecurity, Syria and Ukraine in a Friday meeting at an economic summit in Germany.It is likely the “cybersecurity” aspect of the conversation included… …read more Source: The...

    Trump’s Foreign Trip Tells a Tale of Two Europes
    Jul07

    Trump’s Foreign Trip Tells a Tale of Two Europes

    The reception for President Donald Trump received in two European countries during his second foreign trip couldn’t be more different. In Poland, Trump was greeted by cheering crowds as he stood in the sunshine in Krasinski Square. This is where Pope John Paul II made an earthshaking address in 1979 as the Cold War entered its final phase....

    Trump, Tillerson Tap Russia Hawk Volker for Ukraine Envoy
    Jul07

    Trump, Tillerson Tap Russia Hawk Volker for Ukraine Envoy

    The former NATO ambassador inherits a simmering conflict in Ukraine and a showdown with Russia. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Trump finds replacement for his abysmal press shop: The Kremlin
    Jul07

    Trump finds replacement for his abysmal press shop: The Kremlin

    Not to worry, America! While Donald Trump’s communications team is busy airing every petty grievance of our man-child in chief, we’re back to getting a steady flow of information from America’s most trusted name in news: The Kremlin. That’s right—after the highly anticipated first meeting between the Don and his best bro...

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role
    Jul07

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role

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    The world thinks the world needs more Canada, too
    Jul07

    The world thinks the world needs more Canada, too

    While all eyes are on Donald Trump during the G20 meetings in Germany this week, according to an Ipsos poll, the world expects Canada to have the best influence on world affairs. The poll, which spanned 25 countries, put Canada at the top of a list of countries and organizations that respondents view as having a positive influence on world...

    Trump’s Meeting With Putin
    Jul07

    Trump’s Meeting With Putin

    Updated at 1:26 p.m. ETDonald Trump and Vladimir Putin met Friday for the first time in the U.S. leader’s young presidency, an encounter that was easily the most highly anticipated meeting at the G20 meeting in Hamburg, Germany.Speaking to reporters in Hamburg, Rex Tillerson, the U.S. secretary of state who attended the meeting between...