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    Napoli, Benfica through as Arsenal pinch top spot in last 16
    Dec07

    Napoli, Benfica through as Arsenal pinch top spot in last 16

    PARIS – Napoli and Benfica clinched places in the Champions League last 16 on Tuesday as nine-man Besiktas capitulated at Dynamo Kiev, while Arsenal snatched first place away from Paris Saint-Germain in Group A. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Another Pointless Round of NATO Expansion
    Dec07

    Another Pointless Round of NATO Expansion

    Another pointless round of NATO expansion has moved one step closer to completion: Senate Foreign Relations Chair Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) presided over a unanimous vote Tuesday ratifying a treaty to accept Montenegro as the latest member of NATO. Backers want the Senate to take up the measure later this week, when two-thirds of senators would need...

    Top House Democrat: U.S. Inaction After Sony Hack May Have Motivated Russian Cyber Attacks
    Dec07

    Top House Democrat: U.S. Inaction After Sony Hack May Have Motivated Russian Cyber Attacks

    A senior House Democrat said on Tuesday the Obama administration’s refusal to retaliate against North Korea for the 2014 cyber attack against Sony Pictures may have motivated Russian hackers to target U.S. political networks this past year. “Russia may have concluded that they could hack American institutions and there’d be no price...

    Saakashvili wants a new political class in Ukraine
    Dec06

    Saakashvili wants a new political class in Ukraine

    After stepping down as governor of Odessa, Georgia’s ex-president is founding a new party in Ukraine. He outlines his political goals in an interview with DW. …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili wants a new political class in Ukraine
    Dec06

    Saakashvili wants a new political class in Ukraine

    After stepping down as governor of Odessa, Georgia’s ex-president is founding a new party in Ukraine. He outlines his political goals in an interview with DW. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    EU, NATO Herald ‘Transatlantic Bond’ Ahead Of Trump Presidency
    Dec06

    EU, NATO Herald ‘Transatlantic Bond’ Ahead Of Trump Presidency

    NATO and the European Union heralded a “new important era” of cooperation on December 6, endorsing an agenda for closer collaboration amid uncertainty over U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s foreign policy and approach to the alliance. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    eGA to develop e-services for administrative service centres in Ukraine
    Dec06

    eGA to develop e-services for administrative service centres in Ukraine

    Over the next two years, the e-Governance Academy will assume a lead role in creating a data exchange and information system in Ukraine, enabling up to 600 local service centres in Ukraine to provide up-to-date public services to the people by exchanging information with national central registries, BC informs eGA representative. …read more...

    Trudeau cabinet expected to debate renewed Ukraine mission
    Dec06

    Trudeau cabinet expected to debate renewed Ukraine mission

    The Liberal government signalled to its allies that it is prepared to extend Canada’s military training mission in Ukraine, CBC News has learned. A series of senior Ukrainian government officials visited Ottawa over the last few weeks, warning of the dangers of warming frosty relations with Russia. But they have also lobbied for renewed...

    Exiles: Putin Could Offer Trump a Deal on Cuba
    Dec06

    Exiles: Putin Could Offer Trump a Deal on Cuba

    Post-Fidel Castro Havana may lose its long-time protector and guarantor of security, Russia, according to Cuba-watchers in Miami’s community of exiles and dissidents. They predict Russian President Vladimir Putin will offer the incoming Trump administration a free hand to deal with Cuba as it sees fit in return for the United States...

    Is Aleppo the beginning of the end for Syria’s opposition and regime?
    Dec06

    Is Aleppo the beginning of the end for Syria’s opposition and regime?

    Even before the start of the battle for Aleppo, the Syrian crisis had entered a post-political solution phase; it had already gone beyond the diplomatic and political stages. The Vienna agreement had undermined the Geneva statement, and the sterile meetings between the US secretary of state and Russian foreign minister had bypassed Vienna and its...