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    Trump Time Capsule #85: The Immigration Pivot
    Aug25

    Trump Time Capsule #85: The Immigration Pivot

    The previous 84 items in this series cover developments that might concern Donald Trump’s opponents. Tonight we have one that might concern his most fervent supporters.In an interview aired this evening with his supporter Sean Hannity, Trump showed that he understood the logic behind immigration-reform proposals like that of Marco...

    Egypt lays on Ukrainian concert to boost tourism to Sharm El Sheikh
    Aug25

    Egypt lays on Ukrainian concert to boost tourism to Sharm El Sheikh

    Egypt’s Tourism Promotion Authority has launched a series of artistic events to attract Ukranian tourists to the resort city of Sharm al-Sheikh as winter approaches. South Sinai Governor Khaled Fouda has agreed with Sami Mahmoud, the head of the authority, to sponsor a concert for Ukranian singer Svetlana Loboda in order to promote Egypt in...

    Why The 25-Year Independence Anniversary Will Ring Hollow With Many Armenians
    Aug25

    Why The 25-Year Independence Anniversary Will Ring Hollow With Many Armenians

    Image: A winter view of Armenia’s capital of Yerevan. Author: Serouj Ourishian (Wikipedia) In less than a month Armenia will mark the 25th anniversary of its independence. It should be a time for joy. But like many Armenians I will be thinking about what might have been, about the opportunities lost. As our country approaches the September...

    The Sources of Russian Conduct
    Aug25

    The Sources of Russian Conduct

    Thomas E. Graham Global Governance, Eurasia Kennan’s Long Telegram needs an update for Putin’s Russia. In February 1946, George Kennan sent back from Moscow the “Long Telegram,” an analysis of the sources of Soviet foreign policy, which came to serve as the intellectual foundation of the containment policy the United States pursued...

    Ukraine celebrates Independence Day with military parade
    Aug25

    Ukraine celebrates Independence Day with military parade

    Ukraine celebrated its 25th anniversary of independence on Wednesday with a large-scale military parade in the capital Kiev,Ukraine, August 24, 2016. …read more Source: China...

    US president urges Kiev to tread in the path of a ‘united Europe’
    Aug25

    US president urges Kiev to tread in the path of a ‘united Europe’

    US President Barack Obama issues a statement to mark the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence from the Soviet Union. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 25 years of independence and hopes Russia pays attention
    Aug25

    Ukraine marks 25 years of independence and hopes Russia pays attention

    The national anthem played. Military forces were out in full force. And the president spoke in defiant tone. Ukraine celebrated 25 years of independence, sending a message to Russia. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders
    Aug25

    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders

    Russia and Ukraine traded salvos this week with dueling criminal investigations against each other’s top military brass, a new front in the ongoing conflict between the two countries. Ukrainian Pr …read more Source: Big News...

    Smooth sailing for Radwanska at Connecticut
    Aug25

    Smooth sailing for Radwanska at Connecticut

    NEW HAVEN, Connecticut — Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska overcame a slow start and breezed past Jelena Ostapenko 7-5, 6-1 Tuesday night in the second round of the Connecticut Open. Ostapenko had upset four-time New Haven champion Caroline Wozniacki in the first round and had a set point, leading the fourth-ranked player in the world 5-4. But...

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day
    Aug24

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day

    On any given night in Kiev, you can pass the time in one of the city’s popular new watering holes, descend into the basement of the old cinema to enter a Brooklyn-style speakeasy, or sip a $10 cocktail on the rooftop of a trendy music hall, where every piece of furniture in the bar appears to be up for sale. There’s an imitation Nobu,...