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    How North Korea Learned to Live With ‘Fire and Fury’
    Apr22

    How North Korea Learned to Live With ‘Fire and Fury’

    It’s astonishing how quickly the story of the North Korea crisis seems to have changed from one of fear to one of optimism. It was less than a year ago that the U.S. president was threatening “fire and fury” against Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, to touting upcoming talks with him. It is not the case, as Trump tweeted Sunday...

    G7 Ministers Meet On Russia, North Korea Threats
    Apr22

    G7 Ministers Meet On Russia, North Korea Threats

    Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland (C L) and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini (C R) chair the opening of the G7 Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Toronto, Ontario, April 22, 2018. Lars Hagberg / AFP The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized...

    G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off
    Apr22

    G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

    The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized nations met in Toronto on Sunday seeking a common front against what they see as aggression from Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The envoys will also be keen to glean clues from their US colleague about whether President Donald Trump will tear up the Iran nuclear deal and how he will...

    Macron Warns Against Being ‘Weak’ With Putin
    Apr22

    Macron Warns Against Being ‘Weak’ With Putin

    FILE COPY French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France Photo Credit: JACQUES DEMARTHON / AFP French President Emmanuel Macron warned against showing any weakness towards Vladimir Putin — while insisting he wants to work with the Russian strongman — in remarks broadcast Sunday on the eve of his state visit to Washington....

    Sentiments Off, Poland Must Build Pragmatic Relations With Russia – Sejm Deputy
    Apr22

    Sentiments Off, Poland Must Build Pragmatic Relations With Russia – Sejm Deputy

    Sputnik: From your perspective, how do you find the peninsula today? Jacek Wilk: From what I’ve seen, it looks great. Poland has certain sentiments towards Crimea: who doesn’t remember since high school [the] Crimean sonnets by Adam Mickiewicz? Comparing them with reality is an interesting experience. I can see that everything is...

    China, India grapple with the consequences too many men
    Apr22

    China, India grapple with the consequences too many men

    By Simon Denyer and Annie Gowen | Washington Post Nothing like this has happened in human history. A combination of cultural preferences, government decree and modern medical technology in the world’s two largest countries has created a gender imbalance on a continental scale. Men outnumber women by 70 million in China and India. The...

    G7 leaders seek common front on Russia stand-off
    Apr22

    G7 leaders seek common front on Russia stand-off

    TORONTO, CANADA: The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized nations were gathered in Toronto on Sunday seeking a common front against what they see as provocation from Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The envoys will also be keen to glean clues from their US colleague about whether President Donald Trump plans to tear up the Iran...

    IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states
    Apr22

    IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states

    IMF managing director Christine Lagarde attends a press conference during the IMF/World Bank spring meeting in US. (Reuters pic) WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund will systematically address corruption and its impact on economic growth with all its member countries under new guidelines launched on Sunday. The new policy also tackles how...

    North Korea nukes, Russia tension set to top G7 foreign ministers’ talks in Toronto
    Apr22

    North Korea nukes, Russia tension set to top G7 foreign ministers’ talks in Toronto

    TORONTO — Canada and Japan signed a military co-operation agreement ahead of today’s G7 foreign ministers meeting where the North Korean nuclear crisis will be front and centre. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and her Japanese counterpart Taro Kono signed an efficiency agreement Saturday night that will allow each other’s...

    Yerevan: People “Occupy” Parekamutyun Metro Intersection
    Apr22

    Yerevan: People “Occupy” Parekamutyun Metro Intersection

    Hovsep Muradyan, who drives the #8 minivan route, joined the protesters on foot after leaving the vehicle parked in the middle of Kievyan Street. …read more Source:...