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    U.S. Vice President Biden Making Final Ukraine Visit
    Jan16

    U.S. Vice President Biden Making Final Ukraine Visit

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has arrived in Ukraine for talks with the country’s leaders to underline U.S. support for Kyiv and also mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian lawmakers give mixed reaction to Trump’s nuclear cuts offer
    Jan16

    Russian lawmakers give mixed reaction to Trump’s nuclear cuts offer

    Parliamentarians in Russia gave a mixed reaction Monday to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s proposal to strike a deal on nuclear arms cuts in exchange for Washington lifting sanctions imposed on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: The Daily...

    Outgoing CIA chief warns Trump to watch his words
    Jan16

    Outgoing CIA chief warns Trump to watch his words

    Outgoing CIA chief John Brennan on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump, warning him to watch what he says and suggesting the president-elect doesn’t understand the challenges posed by Russia. Brennan’s stern words — which sparked a quick Twitter report from Trump — were the latest salvo in the ongoing feud between the...

    NATO, Russia, Merkel, Brexit: Trump unleashes broadsides on Europe
    Jan16

    NATO, Russia, Merkel, Brexit: Trump unleashes broadsides on Europe

    NATO is “obsolete”, Germany’s Angela Merkel made a “catastrophic mistake” on refugees, Brexit will be “great” and the US could cut a deal with Russia: Donald Trump unleashed a volley of broadsides in interviews with European media. Five days before his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, the billionaire populist let...

    Obama leaves the world a more dangerous place
    Jan16

    Obama leaves the world a more dangerous place

    Barack Obama aimed to reset America’s place in the world. Instead he dislodged it. His soaring rhetoric—displayed in speeches in Cairo in 2009, or in Estonia in 2014—could not outweigh the bleak realities of power. America is relatively weaker than it was, its rivals and adversaries stronger. Countering that trend is entirely possible, but...

    Outgoing CIA chief warns Trump to watch his words
    Jan16

    Outgoing CIA chief warns Trump to watch his words

    WASHINGTON: Outgoing CIA chief John Brennan on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump, warning him to watch what he says and suggesting the president-elect doesn’t understand the challenges posed by Russia. Brennan’s stern words – which sparked a quick Twitter retort from Trump – were the latest salvo in the ongoing feud...

    NATO, Russia, Merkel, Brexit: Trump unleashes broadsides on Europe
    Jan16

    NATO, Russia, Merkel, Brexit: Trump unleashes broadsides on Europe

    US troops take part in a NATO military exercise outside Tbilisi, Georgia/AFP-File BERLIN, Germany, Jan 16 – NATO is “obsolete”, Germany’s Angela Merkel made a “catastrophic mistake” on refugees, Brexit will be “great” and the US could cut a deal with Russia: Donald Trump unleashed a volley of broadsides in interviews with European media....

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times
    Jan16

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times

    US President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told The Times of London. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times
    Jan16

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times

    US President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told The Times of London. …read more Source:...

    Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea
    Jan16

    Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

    BANGKOK (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves: ___ EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a weekly look at the latest developments in the...