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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    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...

    Where Obama went wrong on foreign policy
    Jan17

    Where Obama went wrong on foreign policy

    On a trip to Manila in 2014, President Obama was pressed by reporters about the “weakness” of his foreign policy, especially in Syria and Ukraine. He responded sharply, “Why is … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Popular vote loser Trump still miffed at intelligence officials, takes aim at outgoing CIA director
    Jan17

    Popular vote loser Trump still miffed at intelligence officials, takes aim at outgoing CIA director

    Donald Trump’s pint-sized ego is bruised and battered and he does’t have to take it anymore. So after outgoing CIA director John Brennan suggested that Trump might have more national security responsibilities than just tweeting once he’s pr*sident, Trump hit back. The president-elect took to Twitter Sunday evening to respond to...

    The Monday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories
    Jan17

    The Monday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

    Highlights from the news file for Monday, Jan. 16 ——— ETHICS WATCHDOG LOOKING INTO TRUDEAU VACATION: Canada’s ethics watchdog plans to take a closer look at Justin Trudeau’s recent family holiday at the Aga Khan’s private island in the Bahamas, fanning the flames of a controversy the government has so far been unable to snuff...