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    Ukraine foreign minister warns G7 of Russian threats to western democracy
    Apr22

    Ukraine foreign minister warns G7 of Russian threats to western democracy

    TORONTO — Russia is using Ukraine as a test ground for its information war against Western democracy, Ukraine’s foreign minister told G7 ministers meeting here on Sunday. Foreign Affairs Minister Chystia Freeland wants the disruptive influence of Russia on the West to be a top agenda item, and she set the table — literally — for Ukrainian...

    IMF unveils new policy to fight corruption in its member countries
    Apr22

    IMF unveils new policy to fight corruption in its member countries

    The International Monetary Fund will systematically address corruption and its impact on economic growth with all its member countries under new guidelines launched yesterday.The new policy also tackles how rich countries contribute to corruption in the developing world by failing to prevent bribery and money laundering or by allowing anonymous...

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit
    Apr22

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit

    TORONTO (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations on Sunday discussed ways to pressure Russia on conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, which have badly tarnished Moscow’s ties with the West. …read more Source:...

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit
    Apr22

    G7 foreign ministers seek to put pressure on Russia, Iran at Toronto summit

    April 23, 2018 2:54 AMTORONTO (REUTERS) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialised nations on Sunday (April 22) discussed ways to pressure Russia on conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, which have badly tarnished Moscow’s ties with the West. …read more Source: The Straits...

    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...