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    Germany warns Ukraine over graft
    Mar03

    Germany warns Ukraine over graft

    Germany’s foreign minister has told Ukrainian lawmakers fighting graft will undermine Russian aggression. The comments came as authorities open a probe into Ukraine’s tax boss. …read more Source:...

    US Admiral in Disputed S. China Sea: ‘We Will Be Here’
    Mar03

    US Admiral in Disputed S. China Sea: ‘We Will Be Here’

    America will continue to patrol the South China Sea to ensure freedom of navigation and overflight in the disputed region, a U.S. admiral said Friday amid questions whether U.S. involvement in one of Asia’s potential flashpoints will change. “We will be here,” Rear Adm. James Kilby said on board the aircraft carrier USS Carl...

    The EU Is Fighting A Lopsided Battle Against Russian Disinformation
    Mar03

    The EU Is Fighting A Lopsided Battle Against Russian Disinformation

    Hundreds of people demonstrated in Germany in January last year, after media outlets reported that migrants had abducted and raped a 13-year-old Russian-German girl.But while the protests were real, the story was fake. The girl, identified as “Lisa F,” later retracted her claims, but the story spread across Europe after a Russian state owned TV...

    AG’s Recusal Portends Continued Pressure on Russia Meddling
    Mar03

    AG’s Recusal Portends Continued Pressure on Russia Meddling

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions may not have been clear about his contacts with Russian officials during the 2016 election, but this much is evident: The controversy over any Kremlin involvement in American politics is not going to fade away anytime soon. Sessions on Thursday became the second high-ranking member of the Trump administration to...

    Russia, NATO in first high-level military talks since freeze
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO in first high-level military talks since freeze

    Pro-Russian activists stand on top of a tank outside a museum in Donetsk, Ukraine, in March 2014/AFP-FileMOSCOW, Russian Federation, Mar 3 – Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs on Friday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defence ministry in Moscow said. The chairman of the...

    Sweden reintroduces conscription as tensions rise over Russia
    Mar03

    Sweden reintroduces conscription as tensions rise over Russia

    Sweden has moved to reintroduce conscription “as a response to the new security situation” in Europe, the country’s defense minister told CNN Thursday. A government act on Thursday reintroduced compulsory military service in the country for the first time since 2010, and for the first time on a gender-equal basis. Peter Hultqvist,...

    Russia, NATO Hold 1st High-Level Military Talks since Freeze
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO Hold 1st High-Level Military Talks since Freeze

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs Friday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defense ministry in Moscow said. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Russia, NATO hold high-level military talks for the first time since the invasion of Ukraine
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO hold high-level military talks for the first time since the invasion of Ukraine

    Ties between NATO and Russia collapsed over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Business...

    Russia, NATO in First High-Level Military Talks since Freeze
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO in First High-Level Military Talks since Freeze

    Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs on Friday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defense ministry in Moscow said. The chairman of the NATO Military Committee Petr Pavel called Russia’s chief of staff Valery Gerasimov to discuss the possible restarting of military...

    J.D. Gordon: Another Trump adviser has significantly changed his story about the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine
    Mar03

    J.D. Gordon: Another Trump adviser has significantly changed his story about the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine

    The Trump campaign's national-security policy representative for the Republican National Convention, J.D. Gordon, shifted his story about the convention. The Trump campaign’s national-security policy representative for the Republican National Convention, J.D. Gordon, told CNN on Thursday that he pushed to alter an amendment to the...