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    Crimean Safari Park Fights For Survival
    Nov15

    Crimean Safari Park Fights For Survival

    Russian businessman Oleg Zubkov bought an abandoned Soviet military base in Crimea and turned it into a safari park. The park once had 500,000 visitors a year, but since Russia’s annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula, numbers are way down. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France: Breitbart’s focus on country welcomed by far-right
    Nov15

    France: Breitbart’s focus on country welcomed by far-right

    She welcomed Trump's stunning victory last week, saying his rise signalled the "building of a new world." A leader of France’s far-right National Front said Tuesday that she welcomed reported plans by ultra-conservative US website Breitbart News to expand in France and support the party’s presidential campaign.Breitbart...

    The Arctic is the First Stop in the United States Reset with Russia
    Nov15

    The Arctic is the First Stop in the United States Reset with Russia

    Mark E. Rosen Security, Much work is needed to find ways to accommodate Russian fears of NATO encirclement and its concerns that the heavily ethnic Russian populations in Eastern Ukraine and Crimea have political and social protections. Throughout the primaries President elect Donald Trump asserted that he wanted to have a more constructive...

    Ukrainian MPs brawl over Kremlin link accusations
    Nov15

    Ukrainian MPs brawl over Kremlin link accusations

    Allen ConeKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 15 (UPI) — Ukrainian ministers of parliament have engaged in fights in back-to-back days — and they both involved allegations of ties to Russia. …read more Source: United Press...

    NATO chief says alliance wants dialogue with Russia
    Nov15

    NATO chief says alliance wants dialogue with Russia

    “We think it is important to respect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of all nations, including Ukraine,” Stoltenberg said. …read more Source:...

    EU Council welcomes progress in talks with Armenia
    Nov15

    EU Council welcomes progress in talks with Armenia

    The Council of the European Union discussed current multilateral and bilateral relations with the six Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. Ministers had an exchange of views on the implementation of the Partnership and possible deliverables to be achieved in 2017, notably with...

    Trump and Putin not due to meet before Trump’s inauguration – Kremlin
    Nov15

    Trump and Putin not due to meet before Trump’s inauguration – Kremlin

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump are not due to meet before Trump assumes office on Jan. 20, 2017, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. The two men spoke by phone on Monday night and agreed to work together towards “constructive cooperation”, including on fighting terrorism. Trump had previously spoken of...

    EU’s Juncker worried by Trump after ‘disgusting’ campaign
    Nov15

    EU’s Juncker worried by Trump after ‘disgusting’ campaign

    European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said Tuesday he was worried about Donald Trump’s approach to EU-US ties given what the president-elect said during a “disgusting” election campaign. “It worries me in as much as I have difficulty imagining — or perhaps I should imagine — that the new president-elect of the United States will put...

    NATO chief ‘certain’ Trump will meet US commitments
    Nov15

    NATO chief ‘certain’ Trump will meet US commitments

    NATO head Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday said he was sure Donald Trump would live up to all US commitments to the alliance, just days after urging the president-elect not to go it alone. “President-elect Donald Trump stated during the election campaign that he is a big fan of NATO,” Stoltenberg said in Brussels as he arrived for talks with EU...

    Stoltenberg Says NATO Wants Dialogue With Russia
    Nov15

    Stoltenberg Says NATO Wants Dialogue With Russia

    NATO wants dialogue with Russia, the chief of the alliance said ahead of talks with EU defense ministers in Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...