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    Glavin: TrumpWorld – The global order we all grew up with is finished, period
    Nov17

    Glavin: TrumpWorld – The global order we all grew up with is finished, period

    Like people the world over, Canadians are still reeling from last week’s surprise result from the most outrageously absurd presidential election campaign in American history, so maybe we should go easy on ourselves. Still, unlike people the world over, Canadians have always enjoyed a front-row seat for the spectacle of American politics, so...

    EU states agree visafree travel for Ukraine, but not yet
    Nov17

    EU states agree visafree travel for Ukraine, but not yet

    NNA – European Union states agreed on Thursday to waive visas for Ukrainians on short visits, but only after the bloc beefs up a mechanism to suspend visa-free agreements in an emergency. Ukraine, …read more Source: National News...

    Ukraine One Step Closer To EU Visa Liberalization
    Nov17

    Ukraine One Step Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

    EU member states moved a step closer to giving Ukraine visa-free access after ambassadors gave the bloc’s executive authority the green light for new talks on easing the rules. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Legal status should be granted to the Russian Language in former USSR countries: RF MFA
    Nov17

    Legal status should be granted to the Russian Language in former USSR countries: RF MFA

    The issue of granting the Russian Language a status of the second state language should be included in the agenda of Russia’s foreign policy, Eleonora Mitrofanova, Permanent Delegate of the Russian Federation to UNESCO, said. RIA Novosti reported about this. “After a generation we will come to the point, that people (in former USSR...

    PH may join Russia in ‘new world order’
    Nov17

    PH may join Russia in ‘new world order’

    PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he would join Russia and China in establishing a “new world order,” hitting the United Nations anew for failing to prevent wars. OFF TO PERU President Rodrigo Duterte delivers a speech prior to his departure for the APEC summit in Peru, at the Davao airport on Thursday. Duterte threatened to do a Russia...

    Belarusian border service concerned about unregistered firearms in Ukraine
    Nov17

    Belarusian border service concerned about unregistered firearms in Ukraine

    “We cannot state with full assurance that the situation concerning unregistered weapons in Ukraine and illegal trade in weapons has been resolved. Unfortunately, this threat will continue to exist until state control in this sphere is reestablished in Ukraine.” …read more Source:...

    Ukrainians to gain visa-free access to EU
    Nov17

    Ukrainians to gain visa-free access to EU

    EU ambassadors on Thursday backed a European Commission proposal that allows visa-free travel for Ukrainian citizens in the EU, and vice-versa, for 90 days in any 180-day period. The decision will not come into force until details are agreed with the European Parliament on which circumstances would allow for the temporary suspension of visa-free...

    EU states conditionally back visa-free travel for Ukraine
    Nov17

    EU states conditionally back visa-free travel for Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Rent-A-Mob: Ukraine’s Paid Protesters
    Nov17

    Rent-A-Mob: Ukraine’s Paid Protesters

    Protests have been taking place calling for the head of the Ukrainian National Bank to resign, but some people taking part were paid to participate. Reporters from RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service, posing as people interested in earning money by joining the protest, recorded demonstrators saying how much money they were promised. …read more...

    Obama Makes the Case for Democracy, in the Land Where It Was Born
    Nov17

    Obama Makes the Case for Democracy, in the Land Where It Was Born

    In July 2008, Britain was a solid member of the European Union, where refugee and debt crises had yet to materialize. The global financial crisis was raging, but its consequences weren’t fully appreciated. The Arab world wasn’t yet reeling from pro-democracy uprisings, anti-democracy crackdowns, and civil war. Al-Qaeda in Iraq, the...