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    Anti-Ukraine treaty group takes Dutch government to court
    Jan13

    Anti-Ukraine treaty group takes Dutch government to court

    One of the groups behind last year’s referendum on the EU treaty with Ukraine is going to court on Friday… …read more Source:...

    ‘Sir Andy Murray’ seeks end to Australian Open agony
    Jan13

    ‘Sir Andy Murray’ seeks end to Australian Open agony

    Having snatched Novak Djokovic’s world number one ranking in a thrilling late-season raid, Andy Murray will bid to storm the Serb’s Melbourne Park fortress and capture an elusive Australian Open title after five agonising near misses. Murray enters the year’s first grand slam in unknown territory, rated as top seed for the first...

    Hungary to Meet NATO Defense Spending Goal by 2026
    Jan13

    Hungary to Meet NATO Defense Spending Goal by 2026

    Hungary will increase its defense spending gradually to 2 percent of its economic output by 2026 from 0.95 percent now, Defense Minister Istvan Simicsko said Thursday. Hungary, which joined NATO in 1999, spends less on defense than other eastern European members Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Bulgaria. Although military spending...

    Trump’s cabinet picks contradict his foreign policy
    Jan13

    Trump’s cabinet picks contradict his foreign policy

    WASHINGTON: Toughness with Russia and China, support of the Iran nuclear deal, the quest for a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Donald Trump’s diplomacy and military picks have outlined the incoming administration’s foreign policy in Senate confirmation hearings this week. And on many strategic issues, in particular the...

    Trump pick could talk his way into war: Chinese media
    Jan13

    Trump pick could talk his way into war: Chinese media

    Advertisements for a magazine showing various cover stories, including ones featuring US President-elect Donald Trump, at a newsstand in Shanghai/AFP BEIJING, China, Jan 13 – Prospective US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson better watch his mouth, angry Chinese media said Friday, warning Donald Trump’s nominee that his threats to block China...

    Trump: President-elect pick could talk his way into war – Chinese media
    Jan13

    Trump: President-elect pick could talk his way into war – Chinese media

    Both papers, despite their warnings, agreed that it was too early to tell if Tillerson's words were more bark than bite. Prospective US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson better watch his mouth, angry Chinese media said Friday, warning Donald Trump’s nominee that his threats to block China in the South China Sea are fighting words.The...

    Trump Pick could Talk his Way into War: Chinese media
    Jan13

    Trump Pick could Talk his Way into War: Chinese media

    Prospective US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson better watch his mouth, angry Chinese media said Friday, warning Donald Trump’s nominee that his threats to block China in the South China Sea are fighting words. The comments came after the former ExxonMobil CEO told U.S. senators that he would seek to deny Beijing access to the artificial...

    Trump pick could talk his way into war
    Jan13

    Trump pick could talk his way into war

    BEIJING: Prospective US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson better watch his mouth, angry Chinese media said Friday, warning Donald Trump’s nominee that his threats to block China in the South China Sea are fighting words. The comments came after the former ExxonMobil CEO told US senators that he would seek to deny Beijing access to the...

    Serena’s tough draw in quest for Aussie Open No.7
    Jan13

    Serena’s tough draw in quest for Aussie Open No.7

    Six-time champion Serena Williams was handed a tough draw Friday at the Australian Open, while defending champion Angelique Kerber has a slightly easier route towards another final. The American powerhouse, bidding for a 23rd Grand Slam crown at the tournament starting in Melbourne on Monday, faces dangerous former world number seven Belinda...

    Tennis: Monica Niculescu, in the singles’ finals at Hobart (WTA); Raluca Olaru, in the doubles’ finals
    Jan13

    Tennis: Monica Niculescu, in the singles’ finals at Hobart (WTA); Raluca Olaru, in the doubles’ finals

    Romanian tennis player Monica Niculescu will play in the singles’ finals of the Hobart WTA Tournament (Australia), featuring prizes worth 226,750 USD, after Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko stepped down before Friday’s semifinals, while Raluca Olaru qualified for the doubles’ finals. …read more Source:...