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    Nato relevance ‘not in question’: Top general on Trump barb
    Jan18

    Nato relevance ‘not in question’: Top general on Trump barb

    BRUSSELS: Nato is as relevant now as when it was founded at the start of the Cold War, a top general said Wednesday after President-elect Donald Trump dubbed the US-led alliance obsolete. “I am strongly convinced Nato is as relevant today as it was before … as it adapts to the new situation,” General Petr Pavel, the Czech...

    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:...

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

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin

    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 Daily...

    Obama’s presidency saw the end of American power
    Jan18

    Obama’s presidency saw the end of American power

    “Yes, we can,” they chanted in unison. To hear Barack Obama speak, or just to catch a glimpse of him, roughly 200,000 people had turned out that day, July 24, 2008, filling the broad, tree-lined avenue of Strasse des 17 Juni, in Berlin’s glorious Tiergarten Park. It was an audience three times the size of any crowd Obama had drawn back in...

    Report: Nikki Haley will question why the US funds the UN during Senate hearing
    Jan18

    Report: Nikki Haley will question why the US funds the UN during Senate hearing

    President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for United Nations ambassador, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, will reportedly question if the funding the United States provides to the international body each year is worth it during her opening statements at her Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday. According to documents obtained by CNN, Haley...

    President Ilham Aliyev met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Jan18

    President Ilham Aliyev met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Davos …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Special commemorative stamps and medals to be issued in Ukraine on Aivazovsky’s 200th 
anniversary
    Jan18

    Special commemorative stamps and medals to be issued in Ukraine on Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary

    This is a vivid example of mutual enrichment of Armenian and Ukrainian cultures – says Ukrainian historian. …read more Source:...

    Nikki Haley Breaks With Trump On Russia And Muslim Registry
    Jan18

    Nikki Haley Breaks With Trump On Russia And Muslim Registry

    WASHINGTON ― South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (R), President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, told a Senate hearing Wednesday that she opposes two of Trump’s most controversial positions: his determination to build a partnership with Russia and his support for a registry of Muslims in the...

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason
    Jan18

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason

    Ukrainian lawmakers called on Wednesday for an investigation into what they say are anti-Ukrainian actions by Nadiya Savchenko, a helicopter navigator who returned to Ukraine to a hero’s welcome last year after being held in a Russian jail. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason
    Jan18

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmakers called on Wednesday for an investigation into what they say are anti-Ukrainian actions by Nadiya Savchenko, a helicopter navigator who returned to Ukraine to a hero’s welcome last year after being held in a Russian jail. …read more Source: The...