: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap
    Jul25

    The real reason Jeff Sessions is putting up with Trump’s crap

    The attorney general is deeply committed to an ideological agenda — and working hard to turn it into reality. President Donald Trump, despite his reality TV reputation, has only fired two people — and in both cases, it’s caused more problems for him than it solved. So while he seems to be running out of patience with Attorney General Jeff...

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies
    Jul25

    U.S. Envoy Says White House Mulling Ukraine Arms Supplies

    U.S. special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker has told Current Time TV that the White House is considering providing “defensive arms” to Ukraine. Speaking in Paris on July 25, he said such a move would enable Ukraine to defend itself “if Russia were to take further steps against Ukrainian territory.” …read more Source:...

    Trump Wants to Arm Ukraine Against Russia, Says New U.S. Special Envoy
    Jul25

    Trump Wants to Arm Ukraine Against Russia, Says New U.S. Special Envoy

    Kurt Volker blames the conflict in eastern Ukraine on Russia. …read more Source:...

    BBC: New U.S. Envoy Volker Says Washington Considering Sending Arms To Ukraine
    Jul25

    BBC: New U.S. Envoy Volker Says Washington Considering Sending Arms To Ukraine

    The new U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Kurt Volker, has told the BBC that Washington is considering whether to send weapons to help government forces fighting Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Beleaguered,’ ‘Weak’: Trump Bashes Attorney General One Tweet At A Time
    Jul25

    ‘Beleaguered,’ ‘Weak’: Trump Bashes Attorney General One Tweet At A Time

    The President ramped up his attacks on his attorney general Tuesday morning, criticizing Jeff Sessions for having a “VERY weak position” on looking into Hillary Clinton “crimes” and asking why Sessions hasn’t investigated “Ukrainian efforts to sabotage” his campaign. In a tweet storm Monday morning, he brought up his former presidential...

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017
    Jul25

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too
    Jul25

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too

    The investigation into Russia’s interference in last year’s election is causing a slow-motion meltdown in President Donald Trump’s White House and making life increasingly uncomfortable for elected Republicans. But the issue is also causing problems, albeit less existential ones, on the political left.As Peter Beinart notes in...

    Leading Republican Says Russia Sanctions Bill Not Finalized
    Jul25

    Leading Republican Says Russia Sanctions Bill Not Finalized

    A leading Republican senator says a bill toughening sanctions on Russia has not been finalized, despite earlier announcements of a bipartisan agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...