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    Vitaly Churkin, Russia’s ambassador to UN, dies suddenly at 64
    Feb21

    Vitaly Churkin, Russia’s ambassador to UN, dies suddenly at 64

    Tributes poured in Monday for Vitaly Churkin, the Russian ambassador to the United Nations who died suddenly in New York. He was remembered for his intellect, wit and the pride he took in serving his country. , Churkin died one day before his 65th birthday. The diplomat suffered from cardiac arrest while at the Russian Mission on East 67th...

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect
    Feb20

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect

    A ceasefire is due to come into effect in eastern Ukraine following a deal in Munich over the weekend to halt fighting and withdraw heavy weapons from the front line. , But there have been many such agreements in the past and the omens for peace in the region are not good. Russian-backed fighters and the Ukrainian army have clashed almost daily...

    Pence in Brussels, seeking ‘deeper’ ties with EU
    Feb20

    Pence in Brussels, seeking ‘deeper’ ties with EU

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told senior European Union officials in Brussels on Monday that the Trump administration was looking at ways to “deepen our relationship” with the EU., President Donald Trump alarmed EU leaders by endorsing Britain’s decision to leave the bloc and by suggesting last month that other states might...

    Pence in Brussels, seeking ‘deeper’ ties with EU
    Feb20

    Pence in Brussels, seeking ‘deeper’ ties with EU

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told senior European Union officials in Brussels on Monday that the Trump administration was looking at ways to “deepen our relationship” with the EU., President Donald Trump alarmed EU leaders by endorsing Britain’s decision to leave the bloc and by suggesting last month that other states might...

    Munich Security Conference to focus on transatlantic ties amid uncertainties
    Feb17

    Munich Security Conference to focus on transatlantic ties amid uncertainties

    MUNICH – Over 500 participants from around the world are expected to discuss a swathe of major global security issues ranging from the future of the transatlantic alliance to the West-Russia relations as the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC) officially opens here Friday afternoon., The key annual gathering for the international...

    Nervous NATO allies put on brave face for Trump era
    Feb16

    Nervous NATO allies put on brave face for Trump era

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Nervous European allies put a brave face on the troubled debut of President Donald Trump’s administration, expressing confidence in U.S. engagement with NATO as they prepared to hear from Trump’s defense chief at talks in Brussels on Wednesday. , The meeting at NATO headquarters is seen as an opportunity for...

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts
    Feb14

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts

    President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed U.S. sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United States before Trump took office and misled Vice President Mike Pence about the conversations., Flynn’s resignation came hours after it was...

    Germany – Frank-Walter Steinmeier elected as new German president
    Feb13

    Germany – Frank-Walter Steinmeier elected as new German president

    BERLIN – German Federal Assembly on Sunday elected former foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier as president, succeeding Joachim Gauck., Steinmeier is one of Germany’s well known politicians, having twice served as foreign minister, from 2005 to 2009 and again from 2013 until earlier this year. Also he once served as vice...

    Russia: Kremlin says Putin-Trump meeting possible before July
    Feb13

    Russia: Kremlin says Putin-Trump meeting possible before July

    MOSCOW – The Kremlin said on Monday there was talk of a possible meeting between President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump taking place before a G20 summit in July, but there was nothing specific to report so far., The two men have never met, but both have said they want to try to mend battered U.S.-Russia ties, which fell to...

    France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat
    Feb11

    France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat

    LYON-MONT VERDUN AIRBASE, France – From close-up encounters with Russian warplanes to the threat of attacks from lightweight drones, France’s air force is on alert on two fronts as it confronts a return to Cold War shadow-boxing and heightened domestic security concerns., In the latest alert involving European airspace, the French air...

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