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    Russia’s choice for Eurovision  puts Ukraine on the back foot
    Mar13

    Russia’s choice for Eurovision puts Ukraine on the back foot

    Disabled singer Yulia Samoilova could be banned from Kiev event due to Crimea performance …read more Source: The Irish...

    Canadian defence spending among lowest in NATO despite small increase last year
    Mar13

    Canadian defence spending among lowest in NATO despite small increase last year

    OTTAWA — The head of NATO threw down the gauntlet Monday, saying he expects all members to increase what they spend on their militaries even as a new report showed Canada lagging behind most of its allies. Speaking in Brussels where he released his annual state-of-the-alliance report, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said it is incumbent...

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months
    Mar13

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months

    The asset freezes and travel bans were first introduced in early 2014 as the crisis deepened into outright war between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Defense Spending by European NATO Allies Inches up in 2016
    Mar13

    Defense Spending by European NATO Allies Inches up in 2016

    BRUSSELS—Defense spending by European NATO states inched up for the first time in seven years in 2016, the military alliance said on Monday, but still remained below the threshold the new U.S. President Donald Trump said was crucial to achieve. Trump made NATO states in Europe nervous when he criticized the alliance as “obsolete” during election...

    Poland Confirms Minnesota Man as Nazi Commander
    Mar13

    Poland Confirms Minnesota Man as Nazi Commander

    WARSAW, Poland — Poland will seek the arrest and extradition of a Minnesota man after confirming he was a Nazi unit commander suspected of ordering the killing of 44 Poles during World War II, a prosecutor said Monday. Robert Janicki said that various evidence gathered in years of investigation into U.S. citizen Michael K. confirmed “100...

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months
    Mar13

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months

    Brussels, Mar 13 (AFP) The European Union today prolonged by another six months sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian individuals over their role in the Ukraine crisis. The asset freezes and travel bans were first introduced in early 2014 as the crisis deepened into outright war between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in eastern...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months
    Mar13

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” The European Union has extended for six months sanctions against 150 Russia-linked people over the territorial disputes in eastern Ukraine.The EU said in a statement Monday that the asset freezes and travel bans… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Poland confirms Minnesota man as Nazi commander
    Mar13

    Poland confirms Minnesota man as Nazi commander

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A prosecutor in Poland says that evidence shows without doubt that a Minnesota man was a Nazi unit commander suspected of contributing to the death of 44 Poles. Robert Janicki said that various evidence gathered in years of investigation into U.S. citizen Michael K. confirmed “100 percent” that he was a World War...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months
    Mar13

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months

    The European Union has extended for six months sanctions against 150 Russia-linked people over the territorial disputes in eastern Ukraine. The EU said in a statement Monday that the asset … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months
    Mar13

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months

    The European Union has extended for six months sanctions against 150 Russia-linked people over the territorial disputes in eastern Ukraine. The EU said in a statement Monday that the asset … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...