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    Franken Calls for ‘Independent Investigation’ Into Trump’s ‘Putin Crush’
    Feb12

    Franken Calls for ‘Independent Investigation’ Into Trump’s ‘Putin Crush’

    Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” in reacting to reports about President Donald Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn’s phone conversations with a Russian ambassador, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) said, “We need to have an independent investigation on it” because what he said was Trump having a “Putin crush.” Partial...

    Germany elects ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as president
    Feb12

    Germany elects ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as president

    Billed as Germany’s “anti-Trump”, former foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected Sunday as the new head of state, vowing to stand up to simplistic populist rhetoric. The 61-year-old, who regularly polls as Germany’s most popular politician, will represent the EU’s top economy abroad in the largely...

    Germany elects a new president, Frank-Walter Steinmeier
    Feb12

    Germany elects a new president, Frank-Walter Steinmeier

    REUTERS/Fabrizio BenschFormer foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected Germany’s president on Sunday, the 12th person to hold the largely ceremonial post in the post-war era. Steinmeier, a Social Democrat who had served as foreign minister until last month, won 931 of the 1,239 valid votes by lawmakers and representatives of...

    Beneath Ukraine’s Battlefields, Some Sanctuary And Sparkling Wine
    Feb12

    Beneath Ukraine’s Battlefields, Some Sanctuary And Sparkling Wine

    In a complex of cool caves smack in the middle of Europe’s only active war, Artwinery’s vintners try to keep up their bubbly business as usual. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bulgarian Patriarch Neophyte serves liturgy in Plovdiv
    Feb12

    Bulgarian Patriarch Neophyte serves liturgy in Plovdiv

    The Bulgarian Patriarch Neophyte led todaya holy liturgy at the metropolitan cathedral of Saint Marina in Plovdiv.The service that was honored by guests from other East Orthodox churches was held to mark the10th anniversary since the enthronement of Plovdiv Metropolitan Nikolay. The two-day events are dedicated to Saint Luke of Crimea – a...

    Germany to elect ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as new president
    Feb12

    Germany to elect ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as new president

    Billed as Germany’s “anti-Trump”, centre-left former foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier is set to be elected Sunday as the new ceremonial head of state. The 61-year-old, who regularly polls as Germany’s most popular politician, will represent the EU’s top economy abroad and act as a kind of moral arbiter for the nation....

    Germany to elect ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as new president
    Feb12

    Germany to elect ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier as new president

    BERLIN: Billed as Germany’s “anti-Trump”, centre-left former foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier is set to be elected Sunday as the new ceremonial head of state. The 61-year-old, who regularly polls as Germany’s most popular politician, will represent the EU’s top economy abroad and act as a kind of moral...

    NATO Says It Sees Sharp Rise in Russian ‘Disinformation’ since Crimea Seizure
    Feb12

    NATO Says It Sees Sharp Rise in Russian ‘Disinformation’ since Crimea Seizure

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – NATO accused Russia of escalating a “disinformation” campaign since the Kremlin’s 2014 seizure of Ukraine’s Crimea region, saying Russian websites such as Sputnik and RT had posted false stories, the alliance’s spokeswoman said on Saturday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    NATO Says It Sees Sharp Rise in Russian ‘Disinformation’ since Crimea Seizure
    Feb12

    NATO Says It Sees Sharp Rise in Russian ‘Disinformation’ since Crimea Seizure

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – NATO accused Russia of escalating a “disinformation” campaign since the Kremlin’s 2014 seizure of Ukraine’s Crimea region, saying Russian websites such as Sputnik and RT had posted false stories, the alliance’s spokeswoman said on Saturday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Romania rising: Populism by different means and without ugliness
    Feb12

    Romania rising: Populism by different means and without ugliness

    People shout slogans during a protest in Bucharest, Romania, Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. The leader of Romania’s ruling center-left coalition said Monday the government won’t resign following the biggest demonstrations since the end of communism against a measure that would ease up on corruption. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic) (Credit: AP) The...