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    Dutch PM clinches deal on Ukraine treaty
    Dec15

    Dutch PM clinches deal on Ukraine treaty

    EU leaders agreed on a text that clarifies what is in, and what is not in the EU-Ukraine association agreement. But Mark Rutte noted he has no guarantee Dutch parliament will support the deal. …read more Source:...

    Netherlands Find Compromise to Enact Ukraine Deal
    Dec15

    Netherlands Find Compromise to Enact Ukraine Deal

    BRUSSELS — European Union leaders reached a compromise with the Netherlands Thursday that should allow the bloc to enact an agreement on closer ties with Ukraine, regarded as a landmark deal to counter Russian influence. Dutch Prime Minister Rutte said Thursday he now has the necessary guarantees to push the deal through the Dutch Parliament as...

    Netherlands, EU Reach Deal On Ukraine Association Agreement
    Dec15

    Netherlands, EU Reach Deal On Ukraine Association Agreement

    European Union leaders have reached an agreement about a demand from the Netherlands on a deal that would establish closer ties between the EU and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Ukroboronprom to increase armored vehicle production
    Dec15

    Ukraine’s Ukroboronprom to increase armored vehicle production

    Ryan MaassKIEV, Ukraine, Dec. 15 (UPI) — Ukraine’s state-owned defense contractor Ukroboronprom announced plans to create a new production workshop for its BTR-3 armored vehicles. …read more Source: United Press...

    The Manchurian cabinet
    Dec15

    The Manchurian cabinet

    US president-elect Donald Trump seems determined to revive a forgotten Hollywood genre: the paranoid melodrama. Perhaps the greatest film in this genre, The Manchurian Candidate, concerns a communist plot to use the brainwashed son of a leading right-wing family to upend the American political system. Given the fondness that Trump and so many of...

    E.U. Officials: E.U. to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
    Dec15

    E.U. Officials: E.U. to Extend Russia Sanctions for 6 Months

    The European Union will extend its sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the fragile peace agreement in Ukraine, EU officials said Thursday. Two officials said EU nations backed the deal at a summit of EU leaders and the formal decision will be adopted over the next few days. They spoke on condition of...

    EU leaders reach deal to let Netherlands ratify Ukraine pact
    Dec15

    EU leaders reach deal to let Netherlands ratify Ukraine pact

    EU leaders reach deal to let Netherlands ratify Ukraine pact …read more Source: World...

    Trump: Sanction Iran bigly! Trump’s SoS pick: Screw sanctions, they don’t do jack
    Dec15

    Trump: Sanction Iran bigly! Trump’s SoS pick: Screw sanctions, they don’t do jack

    During the campaign, Donald Trump made complaints about lowering of some sanctions against Iraq a standard part of his daily diatribe. Just last week, the Trump campaign discussed putting more sanctions in place. Donald Trump’s transition team is examining proposals for new non-nuclear sanctions on Iran, the Financial Times reported on...

    Trump: Sanction Iran bigly! Trump’s SoS pick: Screw sanctions, they don’t do jack
    Dec15

    Trump: Sanction Iran bigly! Trump’s SoS pick: Screw sanctions, they don’t do jack

    During the campaign, Donald Trump made complaints about lowering of some sanctions against Iraq a standard part of his daily diatribe. Just last week, the Trump campaign discussed putting more sanctions in place. Donald Trump’s transition team is examining proposals for new non-nuclear sanctions on Iran, the Financial Times reported on...

    EU, Netherlands find compromise to enact Ukraine deal
    Dec15

    EU, Netherlands find compromise to enact Ukraine deal

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders reached a compromise with the Netherlands Thursday that should allow the bloc to enact an agreement on… …read more Source:...