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    300 US marines land in Norway
    Jan16

    300 US marines land in Norway

    Some 300 US Marines arrived in Norway on Monday for a rotational deployment in the Scandinavian country, to neighbouring Russia’s dismay amid rising tensions with the West. Officials played down any link between the operation and NATO concerns over Russia, but the deployment coincides with the U.S. sending several thousand troops to Poland...

    New OSCE chairperson-in-office to visit Kiev, Moscow
    Jan16

    New OSCE chairperson-in-office to visit Kiev, Moscow

    According to the source, a new OSCE chairperson-in-office was appointed on 1 January. Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sebastian Kurz now holds the position. He already visited the conflict zone in Ukraine’s east in early January. He is primarily interested in humanitarian problems. …read more Source:...

    On final Ukraine trip, Biden urges Trump administration to keep Russia sanctions
    Jan16

    On final Ukraine trip, Biden urges Trump administration to keep Russia sanctions

    Comments while meeting with Ukraine’s president came after Trump indicated he could end Crimea-related sanctions in return for a nuclear arms reduction dealVice-president Joe Biden, on a last foreign trip before leaving office, met Ukraine’s president on Monday and called on the incoming Donald Trump administration to retain...

    Make internationalism great again
    Jan16

    Make internationalism great again

    WASHINGTON — Across the West, nationalism has been appropriated by political forces that are isolationist, illiberal, and protectionist. For proponents of open societies, this poses a problem. In election after election, voters have demonstrated that when asked to pick between abstract internationalism and allegiance to their...

    Sanctions against Russia must stay – Biden
    Jan16

    Sanctions against Russia must stay – Biden

    The outgoing US Vice President has urged the world to stand up to what he has described as “coercion and aggression” from Moscow over Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Biden tries to reassure Ukraine about US support
    Jan16

    Biden tries to reassure Ukraine about US support

    Kiev concerned about policy switch towards Moscow and backs continued sanctions …read more Source: Financial...

    Biden urges Trump to support Ukraine
    Jan16

    Biden urges Trump to support Ukraine

    The Donald Trump administration should be a strong supporter and partner of Ukraine, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on a visit to Kiev Monday. Asked if he had received any assurances that Trump would place a similar priority on Ukraine as Barack Obama had done, Biden said “hope springs eternal.” During his last official overseas visit,...

    Website That Published ‘Yanukovych Blog’ Says It Was Fake
    Jan16

    Website That Published ‘Yanukovych Blog’ Says It Was Fake

    Source: Thierry Ehrmann, Flickr. Little more than two weeks after first appearing on the news website Korrespondent, a blog purportedly written by former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has been deleted by the publication’s editors. Maxim Minin, the editor-in-chief of Korrespondent.net, told RuNet Echo in an e-mail that the...

    In Kiev, Biden says world must stand against Russian aggression
    Jan16

    In Kiev, Biden says world must stand against Russian aggression

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Monday that the international community must stand against Russian aggression and urged the incoming Donald Trump administration to be a strong supporter and partner of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Woz’s ‘American cousin’ in Oz as well: Raised abroad, her parents are Danish
    Jan16

    Woz’s ‘American cousin’ in Oz as well: Raised abroad, her parents are Danish

    Ahead of the start of the Australian Open, the first grand slam of the 2017 tennis season, the Danish media are talking up the prospects of not one, but two home-grown players in the women’s draw. The cynics will tell you that neither is Danish, however. Caroline Wozniacki, ranked number 17 in the tournament following a good end to 2016,...

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