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    Ukrainian President Hopes Trump Will Support Ukraine in Conflict with Russia
    Jan17

    Ukrainian President Hopes Trump Will Support Ukraine in Conflict with Russia

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday he hoped United States President-elect Donald Trump would maintain US support for Kiev regarding the conflict with Russia. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    A huge portion of the news we read is about terrorism — and it has consequences for how we live our lives
    Jan17

    A huge portion of the news we read is about terrorism — and it has consequences for how we live our lives

    Maurizio Degl’Innocenti/ANSA via AP A very large portion of the news we consume is about terrorism in America and Europe. That coverage has consequences on how people live their lives. In the wake of the San Bernardino terrorist attacks, one women (who did not yet have kids) told the New York Times she planned to home school her future...

    Why Is Trump picking on Merkel?
    Jan17

    Why Is Trump picking on Merkel?

    LONDON — After Senate confirmation, it looks like the next task for the incoming administration’s secretaries of state and defense, Rex Tillerson and Jim Mattis, is destined to be damage control. That’s because of the fallout here in Europe from President-elect Donald Trump’s unusual commentary on...

    Murray Wins First Game in Australian Open
    Jan17

    Murray Wins First Game in Australian Open

    British Andy Murray won his first game at Australian Open on Monday, beating Ukrainian Illya Marchenko 7-5, 7-6 (5), 6-2. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Europe hits back at Trump over ?obsolete? Nato
    Jan17

    Europe hits back at Trump over ?obsolete? Nato

    Europe’s fate ‘in our own hands’, says Merkel BRUSSELS: Angela Merkel led a sharp European response to US President-elect Donald Trump on Monday after he branded the Nato alliance “obsolete” and criticised the German chancellor’s open-door refugee policy. In a hard-hitting interview with two European newspapers, Trump unleashed...

    US Marines land in Norway, irking Russia
    Jan17

    US Marines land in Norway, irking Russia

    OSLO: Some 300 US Marines landed in Norway on Monday for a six-month deployment, the first time since World War Two that foreign troops have been allowed to be stationed there, in a deployment which has irked Norway’s Arctic neighbour Russia. Officials played down any link between the operation and Nato concerns over Russia, but the...

    eNCA | Poroshenko says Ukrainians at risk of losing faith in EU path
    Jan17

    eNCA | Poroshenko says Ukrainians at risk of losing faith in EU path

    The European Union reached an agreement on visa waivers for Ukraine in December, after weeks of stalling, but the decision has yet to come into effect. …read more Source:...

    Saying ‘Russia Must Pay,’ Kyiv Sues Moscow At UN Court
    Jan17

    Saying ‘Russia Must Pay,’ Kyiv Sues Moscow At UN Court

    KYIV — Ukraine has sued Russia at the UN International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, accusing Moscow of acts of terrorism and discrimination related to its backing separatists in eastern U …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump to Europe: Drop dead
    Jan17

    Trump to Europe: Drop dead

    EDINBURGH — It is, remarkably, no exaggeration to say that almost everyone in Europe awaits the presidency of Donald Trump with a sense of dread. Almost everyone, that is, save for the resurgent parties of the populist far-right who see, in Trump, an example they dearly wish to emulate. The European mainstream, however, shrinks from Trump as it...

    Before presidential run, Trump called Russia the ‘biggest problem’ and geopolitical foe of U.S.
    Jan17

    Before presidential run, Trump called Russia the ‘biggest problem’ and geopolitical foe of U.S.

    In a series of interviews in March of 2014, Donald Trump singled out Russia as the United States’ “biggest problem” and greatest geopolitical foe. Trump’s comments more than two years ago, which came in the wake of Russian incursions into Crimea, offer a sharp contrast to the Russia-friendly rhetoric he has employed since launching...