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    Weekend Roundup: A New ‘Nationalist International’ Challenges The Old Globalization
    Jan28

    Weekend Roundup: A New ‘Nationalist International’ Challenges The Old Globalization

    No sooner did “the party of Davos” ― as top White House aide Stephen Bannon calls the global elite ― end its annual conclave in the Swiss Alps late last week than the “nationalist international” was born down in the Rhine Valley city of Koblenz, Germany. All the main populist movements from across Europe gathered together there to celebrate the...

    By migrants for migrants: The new faces of Italian media
    Jan28

    By migrants for migrants: The new faces of Italian media

    LONDON: Kilap Gueye and Abdellatif Yakoubou arrived in Italy at two very different moments in history. Gueye left Senegal and reached Sardinia in the early 2000s, where he established himself as a teacher and writer. Yakoubou, from Benin, landed on the island in 2014, at the start of what became Europe’s biggest migrant crisis since World...

    Mattis assures European counterparts over Nato
    Jan28

    Mattis assures European counterparts over Nato

    WASHINGTON: US Defence Secretary James Mattis has assured European counterparts about Washington’s commitment to Nato, officials said on Friday, as President Donald Trump plans to speak to the leaders of France, Germany and Russia. Mattis spoke by phone to the defense ministers of France, Germany and Israel on Thursday, Pentagon spokesman...

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes
    Jan28

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes

    KIEV: Two Ukrainian soldiers were on Friday reported killed in an upsurge of fighting in the country’s rebel east, as international monitors said “little has changed” to halt violence despite a supposed truce. Ukrainian military spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk said the two servicemen were killed over the past day as...

    Trump signs order to ban Syrian refugees
    Jan28

    Trump signs order to ban Syrian refugees

    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON – Setting a hard-line tone on national security, President Donald Trump on Friday ordered strict new screening for refugees to keep “radical Islamic terrorists” out of the United States and alternated tough talk with kind words in his diplomatic standoff with Mexico. Trump travelled to the Pentagon where he joined...

    950,000 children affected by conflict in eastern Ukraine
    Jan28

    950,000 children affected by conflict in eastern Ukraine

    The armed conflict, which rages in eastern Ukraine for almost three years, has taken its toll on some 950,000 children, an official from the presidential administration said on Friday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/28/c_136017044.htm target=_blank title="950,000 children affected by conflict in...

    Trump vows ‘new vetting’ to weed out Islamic radicals
    Jan28

    Trump vows ‘new vetting’ to weed out Islamic radicals

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump signed a sweeping new executive order Friday to suspend refugee arrivals and impose tough new controls on travellers from seven Muslim countries. Making good on one of his most controversial campaign promises, and to the horror of human rights groups, Trump said he was making America safe from “radical...

    Trump signs executive orders to weed out ‘extremist Muslims’
    Jan28

    Trump signs executive orders to weed out ‘extremist Muslims’

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump signed a sweeping new executive order Friday to suspend refugee arrivals and impose tough new controls on travelers from seven Muslim countries. Making good on one of his most controversial campaign promises, and to the horror of human rights groups, Trump said he was making America safe from “radical...

    Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia
    Jan28

    Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on Russia

    U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that it is “very early” to talk about lifting sanctions on Russia in relation to the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/28/c_136016885.htm target=_blank title="Trump says “very early” to consider lifting sanctions on...

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference
    Jan28

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference

    Click here for reuse options! The president reminded us yet again how grossly ill-prepared he is for the world stage. What happens when an American authoritarian meets a British arch conservative? The public found out Friday, as President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May held their first joint press conference—a sporadically awkward...