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    5 global crises that could confront Trump’s new foreign policy team
    Nov23

    5 global crises that could confront Trump’s new foreign policy team

    Syria. North Korea. China. Ukraine. Iran. Simmering threats may soon test President Trump. …read more Source: USA...

    European Parliament resolution slams Russian ‘propaganda’
    Nov23

    European Parliament resolution slams Russian ‘propaganda’

    Kremlin has stepped up its propaganda against EU since annexing Crimea, the non-binding resolution says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Members of Canadian Forces more likely to die by suicide: report
    Nov23

    Members of Canadian Forces more likely to die by suicide: report

    Canadian Army instructors discuss mechanized infantry defence tactics with their Ukrainian Armed Forces colleagues during Exercise RAPID TRIDENT in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) OTTAWA – The Canadian military says 18 service members died by suicide last year. The findings are contained in a report published today...

    The election probably wasn’t hacked. But Clinton should request recounts just in case.
    Nov23

    The election probably wasn’t hacked. But Clinton should request recounts just in case.

    Earlier this year, US intelligence agencies blamed the Russian government for leaking emails stolen from senior Democrats in an attempt to influence the US election. We also know that someone — likely the Russian government — tried to hack voting infrastructure in Ukraine to change the outcome of the election there. So could the Russian...

    Trump taps South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley for UN ambassador
    Nov23

    Trump taps South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley for UN ambassador

    South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is the first woman chosen for US President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinent © AFP/File / Mandel NganPalm Beach, United States, Nov 23 – President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will nominate South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, a Republican critic who once rebuked him for failing to disavow...

    What’s So Great About American World Leadership?
    Nov23

    What’s So Great About American World Leadership?

    How has America come to elect a president who so starkly repudiated decades’ worth of the largely bipartisan vision of U.S. global leadership? And if that vision won’t be the basis of American foreign policy in the 21st century, what will replace it?The big message of 2016 is that large numbers of American voters, Democrat and...

    Automatic border control in Minsk airport now available to citizens of Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan
    Nov23

    Automatic border control in Minsk airport now available to citizens of Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan

    In the past the option was available only to Belarusians. Now citizens of Russia, Ukraine, and Kazakhstan can go through border control procedures with assistance of a human border service officer or on their own by choosing a separate border control queue that relies on a digital gateway software and hardware complex. …read more Source:...

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29
    Nov23

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29

    BERLIN/KIEV – Germany and France have invited Ukraine and Russia to meet in Minsk next week for four-way talks aimed at kick-starting peace talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday. … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine appoints young woman to lead purge of bureaucrats
    Nov23

    Ukraine appoints young woman to lead purge of bureaucrats

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine’s justice minister has appointed a 23-year-old law graduate to lead a campaign to purge officials tainted by corruption of the ousted regime, a second woman in her early 20s with little experience appointed for a top job in the past week. The “lustration” — the term in Eastern Europe for a post-communist...

    The dawn of the strongman era is here
    Nov23

    The dawn of the strongman era is here

    Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 Summit. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images) Nothing signalled the Trudeau government’s surprise at Donald Trump’s victory more clearly than the snap offer to open negotiations on NAFTA. “We’re ready to come to the table,” Canada’s ambassador...