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    Despite small hike, Canada’s defence spending among lowest in NATO
    Mar14

    Despite small hike, Canada’s defence spending among lowest in NATO

    OTTAWA – The Liberal government sought to deflect criticism about Canada’s overall defence spending Monday by pointing to new NATO figures showing a mysterious boost in investments for military equipment last year. The comments came as NATO’s top official threw down the gauntlet by calling on all members to spend more on their...

    Ukraine to ban Russian Eurovision entry
    Mar14

    Ukraine to ban Russian Eurovision entry

    Eurovision 2017 : Yulia Samoylova, chanteuse handicapée, représentera la Russie https://t.co/rbP7yr9z4O pic.twitter.com/vFSbXqvj7c— TV Magazine (@TVMAG) March 13, 2017 This year’s Eurovision Song Contest host Ukraine may ban Russia’s competitor from entering the country following reports the singer has visited Crimea since the...

    Russia’s Sberbank Expresses Concern About Protests Against Ukraine Subsidiary
    Mar14

    Russia’s Sberbank Expresses Concern About Protests Against Ukraine Subsidiary

    Russian lender Sberbank said Monday it was deeply concerned by protests against its Ukrainian subsidiary, which included a nationalist group walling up the entrance to one of its branches in Kyiv with masonry and cement. Periodic protests have been held against Kremlin-owned banks operating in Ukraine since bilateral ties broke down in 2014 after...

    Ukrainian judge is mocked for ‘looking like Ursula’
    Mar14

    Ukrainian judge is mocked for ‘looking like Ursula’

    A Ukrainian judge who is the spitting image of a Disney villain has become the butt of numerous jokes on the Internet after an image of her in frightening make-up went viral. …read more Source: Daily...

    Poland to Seek Extradition from United States of Suspected Nazi Commander
    Mar14

    Poland to Seek Extradition from United States of Suspected Nazi Commander

    Poland plans to seek the extradition of an American on suspicion of committing crimes against humanity in the World War II deaths of 44 Polish villagers, Poland’s government-affiliated history institute said Monday. The man, identified as Michael K., is suspected of ordering the killings in 1944 in eastern Poland when he was a commander in...

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis
    Mar14

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis

    Sanctions were first introduced in March 2014 after Russia annexed Crimea …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Eurovision in Ukraine: Russian entry causes controversy
    Mar14

    Eurovision in Ukraine: Russian entry causes controversy

    The conflict between Kiev and Moscow looks set to enter a new arena after Russia announced its musical entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Jekyll and Hyde Foreign Policy
    Mar14

    Trump’s Jekyll and Hyde Foreign Policy

    “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel of 1886, tells the story of the seemingly virtuous Dr. Henry Jekyll who drinks a serum that transforms him into Mr. Edward Hyde so he is free to indulge his vices without fear of discovery. Donald Trump was elected as the Mr. Hyde of American foreign policy,...

    European Nato defence spending slightly higher
    Mar13

    European Nato defence spending slightly higher

    Defence spending by European Nato states inched up for the first time in seven years in 2016, the military alliance said yesterday, but still remained below the threshold the new US President Donald Trump said was crucial to achieve.Trump made North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) states in Europe nervous when he criticised the alliance as...

    Democrats Flip-Flop On Russia
    Mar13

    Democrats Flip-Flop On Russia

    In 2012, Democrats laughed at the idea of Russia being the number one geopolitical foe of the United States. Four years later, Democrats have launched a new era of McCarthyism. When 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney said that Russia was the United States’s number one geopolitical foe, the Obama administration and Democrats...