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    Give Trump A Chance
    Jan20

    Give Trump A Chance

    The president-elect of the United States, Donald J. Trump, deserves a chance. With the “-elect” suffix about to be dismantled, there is no escaping the fact that “The Donald” will be the new commander-in-chief. It is also a reality that his election is mired in controversies. So many, in fact, that it is hard to keep...

    SitRep on Inauguration Day: Infighting Between Mattis, Trump Team; Obama Staffers Staying; Intel Agencies Investigating Trump/Russia Ties
    Jan20

    SitRep on Inauguration Day: Infighting Between Mattis, Trump Team; Obama Staffers Staying; Intel Agencies Investigating Trump/Russia Ties

    Gitmo Dwindles; B-2 Hits ISIS in Libya; Ukraine’s Defense Industry; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    UK chancellor: Donald Trump creates more uncertainty than Brexit
    Jan20

    UK chancellor: Donald Trump creates more uncertainty than Brexit

    U.K. Chancellor Philip Hammond said Friday that Donald Trump’s presidency will create “an even bigger piece of uncertainty” for the EU than Brexit, Reuters reports. In a discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Hammond said: “Anything that changes the settled status quo of a Europe that lives with Russia as a neighbor, but lives...

    Ukraine Arrests Late Uzbek President’s Relative
    Jan20

    Ukraine Arrests Late Uzbek President’s Relative

    Ukraine has arrested a relative of Uzbekistan’s late President Islam Karimov who is wanted by Tashkent for the alleged embezzlement of hundreds of millions of dollars. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Uman airport to service pilgrims thanks to $140m investment
    Jan20

    Ukraine’s Uman airport to service pilgrims thanks to $140m investment

    (JTA) — Ukrainian officials have agreed to renovate an old army airport near the city of Uman and open it to commercial flights, including from Israel. The renovation, reported on Monday by the news site Life, is made possible thanks to a $140 million investment by unnamed parties from the United states. The opening of an airport near Uman,...

    Turkey: Syrian, Ukrainian students welcome school break
    Jan20

    Turkey: Syrian, Ukrainian students welcome school break

    Turkey hosts over 1 million Syrian child refugees, as well as thousands seeking asylum from conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Anadolu...

    The Morning Vertical, January 20, 2017
    Jan20

    The Morning Vertical, January 20, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian political elites revel in Trump's inauguration
    Jan20

    Russian political elites revel in Trump's inauguration

    MOSCOW — Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday as the start of what they hope will be a period of better ties with the United States. In Moscow and other Russian cities, revelers were gathering for parties to celebrate Trump’s inauguration as bar and club owners sought to cash in on public...

    Russian political elites revel in Donald Trump’s inauguration
    Jan20

    Russian political elites revel in Donald Trump’s inauguration

    Moscow, Jan 20: Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump’s inauguration today as the start of what they hope will be a period of better ties with the United States. In Moscow and other Russian cities, revelers were gathering for parties to celebrate Trump’s inauguration as bar and club owners sought to cash in on public...

    Ukrainian leader’s confectionery firm to close Russian factory
    Jan20

    Ukrainian leader’s confectionery firm to close Russian factory

    Ukraine’s largest confectionery company, owned by President Petro Poroshenko, plans to close its only factory in Russia, saying it had become impossible to do business there because of trade restrictions and anti-Ukrainian sentiment …read more Source: The Daily...