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    Opinion: Donald Trump: Europe’s Ultimate Wake-Up Call
    Jan18

    Opinion: Donald Trump: Europe’s Ultimate Wake-Up Call

    The greatest immediate danger lies in the Trump administration’s relationship with Moscow. There is a risk that deals with Moscow, particularly on Ukraine, increase Eastern Europe’s dependence on Russia and ultimately divide the continent into two zones of influence. …read more Source:...

    Wizz Air to introduce non-stop service from Silesia to Lviv
    Jan18

    Wizz Air to introduce non-stop service from Silesia to Lviv

    Budget airline Wizz Air will soon begin offering direct flights from the largest city in Poland’s Lower Silesia region, Wrocław, to the western Ukrainian hub of Lviv, the president of Wrocław’s International Airport said at a press conference on Wednesday. “Air travel will only take [approximately] half-an-hour and the trip [will be]...

    Haley on Russia: I don’t think we can trust them
    Jan18

    Haley on Russia: I don’t think we can trust them

    Sen. Ben Cardin asked South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley about Russia during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. She answered that “we have to be cautious” and also said she sees Crimea as part of Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Nikki Haley breaks with Trump on Russia
    Jan18

    Nikki Haley breaks with Trump on Russia

    Another one of President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees has broken with him on how to deal with Russia — to a degree, anyway.South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley told senators reviewing her nomination for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations that the United States must push back against Russia’s attempts to flex its muscles in...

    China plans to allow foreign companies to launch IPOs
    Jan18

    China plans to allow foreign companies to launch IPOs

    China may allow foreign companies to launch IPOs on its stock exchanges and issue corporate bonds, the government said, after President Xi Jinping promised the world his country was committed to opening its markets. The State Council, China’s Cabinet, late Tuesday posted on its website a notice saying it had granted approval in principle...

    Klitschko: Conflict in Ukraine is controlled from outside the country
    Jan18

    Klitschko: Conflict in Ukraine is controlled from outside the country

    Ukrainian politician and former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko says the Ukraine conflict is being controlled by forces outside the country and without money and weapons com …read more Source:...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia Investigating Ex-Teacher Who Wrote Pro-Ukraine Poetry
    Jan18

    Russia Investigating Ex-Teacher Who Wrote Pro-Ukraine Poetry

    Russian authorities have launched a fresh investigation targeting a former teacher in Russia’s western region of Oryol who was convicted of inciting ethnic hatred and sacked from his job for writing a pro-Ukraine poem. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Haley Affirms: Russia Committed War Crimes in Syria
    Jan18

    Haley Affirms: Russia Committed War Crimes in Syria

    Russia committed war crimes in Syria and violated the international order with its annexation of Crimea, the president-elect’s pick for United Nations ambassador affirmed Wednesday. South Carolina governor Nikki Haley appeared to take a tougher line on Russia than President-elect Donald Trump, who has said that he will mend relations with...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source:...