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    The dawn of the strongman era is here
    Nov23

    The dawn of the strongman era is here

    Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 Summit. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images) Nothing signalled the Trudeau government’s surprise at Donald Trump’s victory more clearly than the snap offer to open negotiations on NAFTA. “We’re ready to come to the table,” Canada’s ambassador...

    Russian tankers accused of flouting EU sanctions
    Nov23

    Russian tankers accused of flouting EU sanctions

    At least two Russian tanker ships on Tuesday smuggled jet fuel into Syria by way of Cypriot ports, violating EU sanctions regime, reported Reuters. The Russian defense ministry claimed EU restrictions did not apply to Syria-based military aircraft and refueled its warplanes that continue its bombing campaign of opposition-held areas in support of...

    Germany, France propose meeting on Ukraine next week
    Nov23

    Germany, France propose meeting on Ukraine next week

    Frank-Walter Steinmeier told the Parliament that he and Jean-Marc Ayrault made the proposal to meet in Minsk, the capital of Belarus. …read more Source:...

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29
    Nov23

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29

    Germany and France have invited Ukraine and Russia to meet in Minsk next week for four-way talks aimed at kick-starting peace talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday.Steinmeier said he hoped the foreign ministers from all four countries could meet next Tuesday, weeks before U.S....

    Ukraine appoints law graduate, 23, to lead purge campaign
    Nov23

    Ukraine appoints law graduate, 23, to lead purge campaign

    Anna Kalynchuk’s lustration department will seek out corrupt officials, with justice minister saying she was chosen on meritUkraine’s justice minister has appointed a 23-year-old law graduate to lead a campaign to purge officials tainted by corruption of the ousted regime.The “lustration” move was a key demand of anti-government...

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’
    Nov23

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’

    The detention this week of two Russian servicemen near the border with Ukraine was an act of “perfidy” by the Kiev authorities, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Antigua...

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on Nov. 29
    Nov23

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on Nov. 29

    Germany and France have invited Ukraine and Russia to meet in Minsk next week for four-way talks aimed at kick-starting peace talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    How Europe Can Survive the Populist Onslaught in a Post-Trump, Post-Brexit World
    Nov23

    How Europe Can Survive the Populist Onslaught in a Post-Trump, Post-Brexit World

    Close Is there really an international wave of a hard-right populism? Are the masses rising up around the world to topple corrupt elites? Or is talk of this colossal political shift just jargon, guff and cocktail chatter concocted by analysts searching for patterns when the victories of Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election and...

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29
    Nov23

    Germany, France seek four-way talks on eastern Ukraine conflict on November 29

    BERLIN/KIEV (Reuters) – Germany and France have invited Ukraine and Russia to meet in Minsk next week for four-way talks aimed at kick-starting peace talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’
    Nov23

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The detention this week of two Russian servicemen near the border with Ukraine was an act of “perfidy” by the Kiev authorities, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...