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    Was the assassination of the Russian ambassador 2016’s Archduke Franz Ferdinand moment?
    Dec20

    Was the assassination of the Russian ambassador 2016’s Archduke Franz Ferdinand moment?

    Events which at the time seem small and unconnected often combine to lead to major cataclysms. Back in July I wrote a piece entitled “History tells us what may happen next with Brexit and Trump” exploring historical patterns, or at least what we can learn from history. The main crux of the argument is that events that at the time seem...

    ACBA-Leasing, Zeppelin Armenia and  Caterpillar Financial to sign  tripartite memorandum 
    Dec20

    ACBA-Leasing, Zeppelin Armenia and  Caterpillar Financial to sign  tripartite memorandum 

    ArmInfo.Companies of ACBA-Leasing, Zeppelin Armenia and Caterpillar Financial will sign a tripartite memorandum on cooperation, assuming more profitable conditions of purchasing the CAT equipment through the ACBA leasing company. According the information shared with ArmInfo by the press office of the company, the parties will present the...

    Was the assassination of the Russian ambassador 2016’s Archduke Franz Ferdinand moment?
    Dec20

    Was the assassination of the Russian ambassador 2016’s Archduke Franz Ferdinand moment?

    Events which at the time seem small and unconnected often combine to lead to major cataclysms. Back in July I wrote a piece entitled “History tells us what may happen next with Brexit and Trump” exploring historical patterns, or at least what we can learn from history. The main crux of the argument is that events that at the time seem...

    Donald Trump’s Post-Cold War Vision of U.S. Foreign Policy
    Dec20

    Donald Trump’s Post-Cold War Vision of U.S. Foreign Policy

    In 2000, as Donald Trump toyed with the idea of running for president on the Reform Party ticket, the businessman co-authored a campaign book with the writer Dave Shiflett. It’s a long-forgotten work, vastly overshadowed by The Art of the Deal. But one passage illustrates just how profoundly U.S. foreign policy could change under President...

    Was the Russian Ambassador to Turkey’s assassination today’s Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand moment?
    Dec20

    Was the Russian Ambassador to Turkey’s assassination today’s Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand moment?

    Events that at the time seem small and unconnected often combine to lead to major cataclysms that historians later trace back to these smaller incidents. Back in July I wrote a piece entitled “History tells us what may happen next with Brexit and Trump” exploring historical patterns, or at least what we can learn from history. The...

    ChristenUnie won’t back Ukraine treaty compromise
    Dec20

    ChristenUnie won’t back Ukraine treaty compromise

    Minor Christian party ChristenUnie will not support the compromise deal on the EU’s treaty with Ukraine struck by prime minister… …read more Source:...

    NATO: Security body urges Russia to prod Ukraine rebels to honour truce
    Dec20

    NATO: Security body urges Russia to prod Ukraine rebels to honour truce

    Provisions in the ceasefire deal call for the withdrawal of heavy weaponry from the regions of Donetsk and Lugansk. NATO on Monday urged Russia to use its clout with insurgents in eastern Ukraine to make a troubled truce stick, as the two sides held talks to defuse the worst tensions since the Cold War.But NATO said gaps with Moscow remained wide...

    The Real Saboteurs of a Trump Foreign Policy
    Dec20

    The Real Saboteurs of a Trump Foreign Policy

    The never-Trumpers are never going to surrender the myth that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the hacking of Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta and the Democratic National Committee to defeat Clinton and elect Donald Trump. Their investment in the myth is just too huge. For Clinton and her campaign, it is the only way to...

    Through the looking glass: FSU immigrants fret about ‘survival’ of US Jewry
    Dec20

    Through the looking glass: FSU immigrants fret about ‘survival’ of US Jewry

    Addressing Russian-speaking Jews, Israeli leaders born behind the Iron Curtain say American Jewry is in more ‘danger’ than Jews in France, Iran, or Ukraine …read more Source: The Times of...

    IMF’s Lagarde down, not out, despite conviction
    Dec20

    IMF’s Lagarde down, not out, despite conviction

    WASHINGTON: Despite her conviction by a French court for negligence, Christine Lagarde is likely to continue to lead the International Monetary Fund even at the risk of weakening the fund’s image. The fate of the former French finance minister — who replaced another former French official caught up in a sex scandal — now is in the hands of...