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    US remains ‘your greatest ally’, Pence tells Europe
    Feb18

    US remains ‘your greatest ally’, Pence tells Europe

    MUNICH, Germany: US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday pledged an “unwavering” commitment to transatlantic ties, aiming to reassure allies including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who pleaded with nations not to go it alone. Capping a week of whirlwind diplomacy by American officials who have descended on Europe to calm nerves...

    Tillerson assured Ukraine of US solidarity, Poroshenko says
    Feb18

    Tillerson assured Ukraine of US solidarity, Poroshenko says

    …read more Source: POLITICO – U.S....

    Pence pledges the US’ unwavering support for NATO and will stay ‘faithful’ to Europe
    Feb18

    Pence pledges the US’ unwavering support for NATO and will stay ‘faithful’ to Europe

    ReutersUS Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday sought to assure allies that the Trump administration will back NATO and stand with Europe even as it looks for new ways to cooperate with Russia. In the first major foreign policy address for the new administration of President Donald Trump, Pence warned allies that they must pay their fair share...

    Trump, Putin and Flynnghazi: The president’s apparent reversal on Russia and Crimea isn’t all that hard to understand
    Feb18

    Trump, Putin and Flynnghazi: The president’s apparent reversal on Russia and Crimea isn’t all that hard to understand

    (Credit: Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin/Getty/Win McNamee) While the aftershocks of Flynnghazi continue to roil Washington, something has changed in the Trump administration’s policy toward Russia. Candidate Trump famously promised to review the status of Crimea, reassess American commitments to NATO and look into weakening the sanctions on...

    Lavrov Says Russia Wants Military Cooperation With NATO, ‘Pragmatic’ U.S. Ties
    Feb18

    Lavrov Says Russia Wants Military Cooperation With NATO, ‘Pragmatic’ U.S. Ties

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the “post-Cold War order” has come to an end but that Cold War thinking persists among some leaders in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lavrov Says Russia Wants Military Cooperation With NATO, ‘Pragmatic’ U.S. Ties
    Feb18

    Lavrov Says Russia Wants Military Cooperation With NATO, ‘Pragmatic’ U.S. Ties

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the “post-Cold War order” has come to an end but that Cold War thinking persists among some leaders in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Is NATO Good For US? Vice President Mike Pence Maintains Strong Support For Alliance, Urges Others To Pay Their Fair Share
    Feb18

    Is NATO Good For US? Vice President Mike Pence Maintains Strong Support For Alliance, Urges Others To Pay Their Fair Share

    UPDATE: 7 a.m. EST — Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov addressed the Munich Security Conference on Saturday, calling for a new world order to replace the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which he reportedly said was “an institution of the Cold War in its mind and its heart.” At the conference where world leaders like Angela Merkel...

    IDEX-2017 to begin tomorrow
    Feb18

    IDEX-2017 to begin tomorrow

    A five-day defence exhibition titled IDEX-2017 will begin in Abu Dhabi on Sunday(tomorrow). Pakistani delegation would be led by Defense Production Minister Rana Tanveer Hussain. On this occasion, he plans to meet the defence production ministers of Egypt, Belarus‚ Ukraine‚ South Africa and representatives of different countries. Pakistan has set...

    Zarif, Lavrov Discuss Syria, Bilateral Relations in Munich
    Feb18

    Zarif, Lavrov Discuss Syria, Bilateral Relations in Munich

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov discussed the situation in Syria and Russia-Iran relations during a meeting on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. According to a statement released on Friday, “the sides discussed bilateral relations, including...

    Pence: U.S. Will Hold Russia Accountable For Interference In Ukraine
    Feb18

    Pence: U.S. Will Hold Russia Accountable For Interference In Ukraine

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has told European leaders that the United States “is now and will always be your greatest ally,” seeking to assuage concerns about Washington’s commitment to transatlantic ties under President Donald Trump. Speaking on February 18 at the Munich Security Conference, Pence said the United States will...