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    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert
    Jul24

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert
    Jul24

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert

    KIEV/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The career of Sergei Yeliseyev helps to explain why Ukraine’s armed forces gave up Crimea almost without a fight – and why NATO now says it is alert to Russian attempts to undermine military loyalty in its eastern European members. …read more Source: The...

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert
    Jul24

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert

    KIEV/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The career of Sergei Yeliseyev helps to explain why Ukraine’s armed forces gave up Crimea almost without a fight – and why NATO now says it is alert to Russian attempts to undermine military loyalty in its eastern European members. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine values Belarus’ efforts to help peaceful settlement of conflict in Donbass
    Jul24

    Ukraine values Belarus’ efforts to help peaceful settlement of conflict in Donbass

    “Belarus’ contribution to the organization of the process was underlined,” the Ambassador added. …read more Source:...

    Brussels prepares to bite back at US over Russia sanctions
    Jul24

    Brussels prepares to bite back at US over Russia sanctions

    The European Commission plans to hit back “within days” at the United States if possible new sanctions against Russia, which could be finalized by the end of the month, are agreed upon and leave European energy and other companies vulnerable to U.S. interference. The draft U.S. sanctions law would target Russian energy, financial, railways,...

    Where Muslim Countries Actually Lead the World
    Jul24

    Where Muslim Countries Actually Lead the World

    By The GlobalistNineteen countries worldwide devote a larger share of their economies to defense spending than the United States.1. Among the 171 countries surveyed by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), in 2015, 19 spent a higher share of their GDP on defense than the United States’s 3.3%. 2. All of these...

    Can Macron avoid the Sarkozy trap?
    Jul24

    Can Macron avoid the Sarkozy trap?

    Imagine a young French president, elected on a platform of deep economic reforms of pensions and labor legislation. After the first proposals are unveiled, a wave of paralyzing strikes sweeps across the country throughout fall of the election year. The young president, still at the beginning of his mandate, ultimately caves in and resigns himself...

    US Congress Seeks to Avoid Sanctions against Russia
    Jul24

    US Congress Seeks to Avoid Sanctions against Russia

    Washington.- The US House of Representatives will vote on July 25 a bipartisan bill that seeks to limit the ability of President Donald Trump’s administration to lift unilateral sanctions against Russia, as reported by some local media. The White House urged US lawmakers to reduce regulations that limit their powers to repeal punishments....

    ?Russia to blame for ?hot war? in Ukraine?
    Jul24

    ?Russia to blame for ?hot war? in Ukraine?

    KIEV: Russian aggression is to blame for violence in eastern Ukraine, where people are dying in what should be seen as a “hot war” rather than a “frozen conflict”, the US special envoy to the Ukraine peace talks said on a visit to Ukraine on Sunday. Kurt Volker, a former US ambassador to Nato, was appointed to his current...

    US senators predict ?veto-proof?
    Jul24

    US senators predict ?veto-proof?

    WASHINGTON: Two US senators said on Sunday they believe that legislation that allows for new sanctions against Russia would pass with enough votes to override any potential veto by US President Donald Trump. Republicans and Democrats reached agreement on legislation that allows new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea in a bill that...