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    Troops prepare to leave for Ukraine amid uncertainty over mission’s future
    Feb14

    Troops prepare to leave for Ukraine amid uncertainty over mission’s future

    OTTAWA — Some 200 soldiers from Edmonton are preparing to deploy to Ukraine — though with everyone waiting to see whether the mission there will be extended, exactly how long they will be staying is anyone’s guess. Canada, Britain and the United States have had military trainers in Ukraine since the summer of 2015, after Russia annexed...

    Uzbekistan exempts freight trucks from Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine from customs duties
    Feb14

    Uzbekistan exempts freight trucks from Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine from customs duties

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ex-backup Imri Ziv belts way to Eurovision contest
    Feb14

    Ex-backup Imri Ziv belts way to Eurovision contest

    Singer wins over ‘Star is Born’ audience with Kelly Clarkson cover, booking spot to represent Israel in Ukraine …read more Source: The Times of...

    What makes Europeans terrified
    Feb14

    What makes Europeans terrified

    Voters have the jitters. But what keeps them up at night may be real – or fantasy. “France is scared,” Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right Front National declared this week, as she stood on the promenade in Nice where a terrorist ploughed into revellers on Bastille Day last year. A new report from Demos charts this turbulence. As the...

    Paris Gourtsoyannis: Is it time for a basic income for all?
    Feb14

    Paris Gourtsoyannis: Is it time for a basic income for all?

    There isn’t much to distinguish the town of Dauphin, Manitoba (population 8,457) from anywhere else in the Canadian prairies. Its junior ice hockey team won the provincial championships in 2010. The high school and airfield are named after a decorated local First World War hero. Most of its citizens owe their living to oilseed and grain...

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts
    Feb14

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts

    President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed U.S. sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United States before Trump took office and misled Vice President Mike Pence about the conversations., Flynn’s resignation came hours after it was...

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts
    Feb14

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

    WASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government, a first stunning departure from the president’s inner circle less than a month after his inauguration. The White House late Monday said Trump had accepted Flynn’s resignation amid...

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts
    Feb14

    Trump national security aide Flynn resigns over Russian contacts

    File – National security adviser General Michael Flynn delivers a statement daily briefing at the White House in Washington US, on February 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed US sanctions on Russia with the...

    [Ticker] Dutch ratification of EU-Ukraine deal likely delayed
    Feb14

    [Ticker] Dutch ratification of EU-Ukraine deal likely delayed

    It is unlikely that both houses of the Dutch parliament will have approved the bill to ratify the EU-Ukraine association agreement before the 15 March Lower House elections. A Lower House spokesperson told Dutch media that the bill will “possibly” be discussed next week, but the Senate is expected to need more time. The bill would...

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts
    Feb14

    Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

    Donald Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government on Monday, a stunning first departure from the new president’s inner circle less than a month after his inauguration. The White House said Trump had accepted Flynn’s resignation amid allegations the...