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    Boxing: Beating Klitschko would make me a legend: Joshua
    Dec15

    Boxing: Beating Klitschko would make me a legend: Joshua

    LONDON (AFP) – Britains heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua says beating Ukrainian veteran Wladimir Klitschko in their mouthwatering showdown for the IBF and WBA crowns next April would entitle him to be called a legend.The 27-year-old 2012 Olympic champion — who defended his IBF title successfully last Saturday against American...

    FAQs on Russian Hacking and the U.S. Election
    Dec15

    FAQs on Russian Hacking and the U.S. Election

    1. Didn’t we already know about Russia hacking the Democratic National Committee? Why all the fuss right now?Yes we did. Way back in mid-June, the Democratic National Committee reported an intrusion into its computer network, and the cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike publicly blamed Russian hackers after analyzing the breach. In July, after...

    Democrats stake Pruitt fight on climate change denial
    Dec15

    Democrats stake Pruitt fight on climate change denial

    Senate Democrats are laying the groundwork to make the vote on Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency into a referendum on whether Republicans believe humans are causing global warming.Scott Pruitt is high on Democrats’ list of no-go Trump nominees in large part thanks to his resistance to the scientific...

    New course under Trump: Goodbye to the West
    Dec15

    New course under Trump: Goodbye to the West

    So what comes next? China, we can be certain, is preparing to fill America’s shoes. And in Europe, the crypts of nationalism have been opened; in time, they will once again release their demons upon the continent – and the world Now that Donald Trump has been elected President of the United States, the end of what was heretofore termed the...

    US Troops to Arrive in Europe in January to Reassure Allies
    Dec15

    US Troops to Arrive in Europe in January to Reassure Allies

    The United States is deploying troops to Poland, the Baltic states and Romania next month as part of raising the security of the region, Polish and U.S. defense officials said Wednesday. Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz made the announcement following talks with the commander of U.S. land troops in Europe, Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges, in Zagan,...

    Crimean treasures should return to Ukraine says Dutch court
    Dec15

    Crimean treasures should return to Ukraine says Dutch court

    A priceless collection of gold artefacts from Crimea, on show in the Netherlands when Crimea was occupied by Russia in 2014, must return to Ukraine says court ijn Amsterdam. …read more Source:...

    Dutch Hollow Out Ukraine-EU Deal
    Dec15

    Dutch Hollow Out Ukraine-EU Deal

    As European leaders seek to appease the Dutch about the controversial association agreement with Ukraine, Kyiv is re-learning a familiar lesson: the EU is just not that into Ukraine. Reuters: European Union leaders, anxious to preserve a landmark cooperation agreement with Ukraine, will address Dutch concerns on Thursday by saying the deal does...

    Bosnia to Expel Hundreds of Foreign Property Owners Amid Tax Probe
    Dec15

    Bosnia to Expel Hundreds of Foreign Property Owners Amid Tax Probe

    Bosnia will expel more than 300 foreigners, most from the Gulf, as illegal residents after they bought property for investment that they may have evaded taxes on, the office for expatriate affairs said on Wednesday. In recent years, Bosnia has seen an influx of Arab investors who have built residential complexes and tourist resorts, attracted by...

    Russia and Ukraine’s tug of war over ancient gold treasures
    Dec14

    Russia and Ukraine’s tug of war over ancient gold treasures

    In one corner, the Government of Ukraine. In the other, four museums on the disputed peninsula of Crimea, annexed by Russia in 2014.The prize? A trove of precious Scythian gold and ceremonial daggers, helmets and amulets made by… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    How to Rebuild Eastern Ukraine
    Dec14

    How to Rebuild Eastern Ukraine

    Kiev is too corrupt to do the job itself. The reconstruction of the Donbass must be overseen by an independent body. …read more Source: Foreign...