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    Unpredictable Trump foreign policy may test US spy alliances
    Feb05

    Unpredictable Trump foreign policy may test US spy alliances

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s unpredictable foreign policy could hamper long-standing U.S. intelligence-sharing partnerships as countries react to a president who seeks closer ties to Russia and is unafraid to offend American allies by cracking down on immigration or getting angry with friendly leaders. Veteran spies say intelligence...

    Asked about Putin, Trump notes U.S. is not ‘so innocent’
    Feb05

    Asked about Putin, Trump notes U.S. is not ‘so innocent’

    Face masks depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump hang for sale at a souvenir street shop in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. (Dmitri Lovetsky/AP/CP) WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said he respects Vladimir Putin, and when an interviewer called the Russian leader “a killer,” Trump said...

    Asked about Putin, Trump says U.S. isn’t ‘so innocent’
    Feb05

    Asked about Putin, Trump says U.S. isn’t ‘so innocent’

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he respects Vladimir Putin, and when an interviewer called the Russian leader “a killer,” Trump said the United States has many of them. “What do you think? Our country’s so innocent,” he told Fox’s Bill O’Reilly in an excerpt released by the network. The president’s interview was...

    Serb bulldozers demolish wall in Kosovo’s divided city
    Feb05

    Serb bulldozers demolish wall in Kosovo’s divided city

    Local Serbs in Kosovo used bulldozers on Sunday to demolish a wall they built in the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica, following weeks of tension over the issue between Kosovo and Serbia. The Serbs, who do not recognize Kosovo as a state, started constructing the wall in December, saying it was to protect against a landslip, but the Pristina...

    Pence on Russia: ‘We’re watching’
    Feb05

    Pence on Russia: ‘We’re watching’

    Vice President Mike Pence in an interview broadcast Sunday would not say Russia is “on notice” over violating the ceasefire in Ukraine, a phrase President Trump and administration officials used last week while referring… …read more Source: The...

    Losing everything in Avdiivka
    Feb05

    Losing everything in Avdiivka

    As violence escalates in Eastern Ukraine front, one family copes with losing their livelihood in the shelling. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukraine: 2 soldiers wounded but fighting declines
    Feb05

    Ukraine: 2 soldiers wounded but fighting declines

    Ukraine’s military says two soldiers were wounded in fighting with rebels in the separatist east, but that the artillery attacks were significantly lower after a week of escalation …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine: 2 Soldiers Wounded but Fighting Declines
    Feb05

    Ukraine: 2 Soldiers Wounded but Fighting Declines

    Ukraine’s military says two soldiers were wounded in fighting with rebels in the separatist east, but that artillery attacks were significantly lower after a week in which fighting surged.The rebels’ command on Sunday reported scores of mortar and tank firings by government… …read more Source:...

    Pence leaves door open to easing Russia sanctions
    Feb05

    Pence leaves door open to easing Russia sanctions

    Vice President Mike Pence said President Donald Trump will decide in the coming months whether to relieve sanctions on Russia in exchange for coordinating efforts against ISIS.Pence did commit to keeping the sanctions as long as Russia violates the ceasefire in Ukraine.”That’s a question that will be answered in the months...

    Ukraine: 2 soldiers wounded but fighting declines
    Feb05

    Ukraine: 2 soldiers wounded but fighting declines

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine’s military says two soldiers were wounded in fighting with rebels in the separatist east, but that artillery attacks were significantly lower after a week in which fighting surged.The rebels’ command… …read more Source: The New Zealand...