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    WATCH | Europa League wrap: Arsenal slam 6, join Marseille and Athletic Bilbao in last 32
    Dec08

    WATCH | Europa League wrap: Arsenal slam 6, join Marseille and Athletic Bilbao in last 32

    Former European champions Olympique Marseille survived an anxious night to draw 0-0 at home to Salzburg and reach the Europa League last 32 on Thursday where they were joined by Athletic Bilbao and Red Star Belgrade. Bilbao avoided an ignominious group stage exit as they won 2-0 at Ukrainian side Zorya Luhansk, while Red Star beat Cologne 1-0 to...

    Poland Ready to Defend Migration Stance in EU Top Court
    Dec08

    Poland Ready to Defend Migration Stance in EU Top Court

    Poland is ready to defend its decision in the European Union’s top court to refuse to accept migrants from Africa and the Middle East under an EU plan to redistribute them, Deputy Foreign Minister Konrad Szymanski said, reported by Reuters. He spoke after the EU executive sued Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic in the European Court of...

    Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syria, Ukraine and North Korea
    Dec08

    Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syria, Ukraine and North Korea

    Issues related to the situation in Syria, Ukraine and North Korea, and around Russian media and diplomats in the United States were in focus of a meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    How a Democracy Dies
    Dec08

    How a Democracy Dies

    We tend to think of democracies dying at the hands of men with guns. During the Cold War, coups d’etat accounted for nearly three out of every four democratic breakdowns. Military coups toppled Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in 2013 and Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in 2014. In cases like these, democracy dissolves in...

    Ukraine, Russia FMs discuss “exchange of hostages”
    Dec08

    Ukraine, Russia FMs discuss “exchange of hostages”

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    Ukraine’s President, Parliament Speaker, Interior Minister To Testify At Yanukovych Trial
    Dec08

    Ukraine’s President, Parliament Speaker, Interior Minister To Testify At Yanukovych Trial

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, parliament speaker Andriy Parubiy, and Interior Minister Arsen Avakov will testify as witnesses for prosecution at the treason trial in absentia of former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Loose Canon the Neocons Wanted in NATO
    Dec08

    The Loose Canon the Neocons Wanted in NATO

    Even interventionists are regretting some of the wars into which they helped plunge the United States in this century. Among those wars are Afghanistan and Iraq, the longest in our history; Libya, which was left without a stable government; Syria’s civil war, a six-year human rights disaster we helped kick off by arming rebels to overthrow...

    Ukraine’s President, Parliament Speaker, Interior Minister To Testify At Yanukovych Trial
    Dec08

    Ukraine’s President, Parliament Speaker, Interior Minister To Testify At Yanukovych Trial

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, parliament speaker Andriy Parubiy, and Interior Minister Arsen Avakov will testify as witnesses for prosecution at the treason trial in absentia of former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson says Ukraine key sticking point in U.S.-Russia ties
    Dec08

    Tillerson says Ukraine key sticking point in U.S.-Russia ties

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that Ukraine was the sole sticking point keeping the United States and Russia from forging a closer … …read more Source: The Japan...

    Tillerson holds tough line on Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec08

    Tillerson holds tough line on Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    VIENNA – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held his tough line on Russia during a visit to Europe on Thursday, saying in front of his Russian counterpart that Washington would keep sanctions in place until Russian forces withdraw from Ukraine. , The conflict between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists has claimed more than...