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    NATO ‘obsolete,’ says Trump as he suggests Russia nuclear deal
    Jan16

    NATO ‘obsolete,’ says Trump as he suggests Russia nuclear deal

    FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Jan 16, 2017 (AFP) – President-elect Donald Trump, in remarks published on Sunday, described NATO as obsolete and suggested a deal with Russia that would reduce nuclear arsenals and ease sanctions on Moscow.He also hailed Britains exit from the EU and backed a speedy trade deal with the UK, but condemned as catastrophic...

    Trump calls NATO ‘obsolete,’ promises to reward Putin for invading Ukraine … and whines about SNL
    Jan16

    Trump calls NATO ‘obsolete,’ promises to reward Putin for invading Ukraine … and whines about SNL

    Taking time out of his busy schedule of insulting civil rights icons with racist tweets, popular vote loser and Putin puppet Donald Trump has shared a few thoughts on foreign policy: On Russia, he suggested he might use economic sanctions imposed for Vladimir Putin’s encroachment on Ukraine as leverage in nuclear-arms reduction talks, while...

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing’, NATO ‘obsolete’
    Jan16

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing’, NATO ‘obsolete’

    MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GETTY IMAGES NEW YORK – Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said England’s decision to leave the European Union would “end up being a great thing” and predicted the bloc would continue to break apart. The incoming president, in an interview published Sunday, said European...

    Five Reasons the Paris Conference Failed
    Jan16

    Five Reasons the Paris Conference Failed

    As we said repeatedly in the build-up to Sunday’s gathering in Paris of representatives of 70 countries to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian issue, AJC has long supported the search for an enduring peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians based on a two-state accord. It is precisely in that spirit that we voiced our concerns about...

    NATO ´obsolete,´ says Trump as he praises Brexit
    Jan16

    NATO ´obsolete,´ says Trump as he praises Brexit

    FRANKFURT: President-elect Donald Trump, in remarks likely to rattle US allies, described NATO as “obsolete” in an interview published in Monday editions of two European newspapers. He also hailed Britain’s exit from the EU and backed a speedy trade deal with the UK, but condemned as “catastrophic” Chancellor Angela...

    Will Sajjan and Trudeau go back on their promise of Canadian support for Ukraine?
    Jan16

    Will Sajjan and Trudeau go back on their promise of Canadian support for Ukraine?

    Ukraine’s envoy has told the Canadian Press news agency that his country is growing concerned about whether Canada will continue its future military support to his country to help it deal with Russian aggression. The Canadian Forces has 200 military personnel providing training to their Ukrainian security counterparts. The mission will...

    Trump eager to work with Putin
    Jan16

    Trump eager to work with Putin

    President-elect Donald Trump signaled an openness to working with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a nuclear reduction deal to ease American sanctions. Trump’s interview with the Times of London, published Sunday afternoon, comes amid ongoing questions in the U.S. in the days before his inauguration this Friday about Putin’s...

    Donald Trump: I’ll start off trusting Putin
    Jan16

    Donald Trump: I’ll start off trusting Putin

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will invite British Prime Minister Theresa May to visit him “right after” his inauguration and will strike a “fair” trade agreement with the U.K. “very quickly,” he told The Times in an interview published Sunday. Brexit “is going to end up being a great thing” and other countries will follow the...

    ‘Trailblazer’ on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west
    Jan16

    ‘Trailblazer’ on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west

    A celebrated chef who shaped the Ottawa food scene over two decades has sold his restaurant in Old Ottawa South to decamp to British Columbia. Taylor’s Genuine Kitchen and Wine closed Sunday, the day John Taylor announced that he’d sold the business to Tony Irace, a longtime server and sommelier at Taylor’s defunct Domus Cafe....

    Trump labels NATO ‘obsolete’ in newspaper interview
    Jan16

    Trump labels NATO ‘obsolete’ in newspaper interview

    Frankfurt am Main, Jan 16: (AFP) The NATO alliance is an “obsolete” organisation, US President-elect Donald Trump has said in an interview, complaining that the pact had “not bothered about terrorism”.”I said a long time ago that NATO had problems. Number one it was obsolete, because it was designed many, many years ago,” Trump told the...