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    Trump Tweets Complaints About Chinese Economic And Military Policy
    Dec05

    Trump Tweets Complaints About Chinese Economic And Military Policy

    By Roberta Rampton and Steve HollandWASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump complained about Chinese economic and military policy on Twitter on Sunday, showing no signs of a conciliatory approach after a phone conversation with Taiwan’s president raised hackles in Beijing.Trump’s unusual call with Taiwan...

    Fillon’s Russophilia heads for reality check
    Dec05

    Fillon’s Russophilia heads for reality check

    PARIS — There came a point during his primary campaign when François Fillon started making foreign policy pronouncements that seemed cut-and-pasted from Vladimir Putin’s propaganda manual. The annexation of Crimea? Bad, but what about the NATO intervention in Kosovo back in 1999? Russia not abiding by the so-called Minsk...

    Five Ukrainian policemen are killed by colleagues in ‘friendly fire’
    Dec05

    Five Ukrainian policemen are killed by colleagues in ‘friendly fire’

    The deadly mix-up came as special police staked out a ‘dangerous gang of burglars’ in the small town of Knyazychy, 18 miles east of Kiev. …read more Source: Daily...

    Five Ukrainian policemen are killed by colleagues in ‘friendly fire’
    Dec05

    Five Ukrainian policemen are killed by colleagues in ‘friendly fire’

    The deadly mix-up came as special police staked out a ‘dangerous gang of burglars’ in the small town of Knyazychy, 18 miles east of Kiev. …read more Source: Daily...

    What’s left of neoliberal globalization?
    Dec04

    What’s left of neoliberal globalization?

    Photo by Josh Edelson/Getty From a Canadian vantage point, it is easy to lose track of the sheer volume of discontent, if not outright resistance, around the world to the structures and policies of neoliberal globalization. People everywhere are chaffing at the limits imposed on their capacities to democratically shape and plan their own...

    Five Ukranian policemen killed in friendly fire
    Dec04

    Five Ukranian policemen killed in friendly fire

    KIEV: Five Ukrainian police were killed by friendly fire in a tragic accident in which officers mistook colleagues for burglars, officials said on Sunday. Three burglars initially escaped the crime scene amid a gunfight between different security forces, although they were later detained. “Last night a devastating tragedy took place that killed...

    Magnus Carlsen’s dramatic fightback from ‘certain’ defeat cements his legend
    Dec04

    Magnus Carlsen’s dramatic fightback from ‘certain’ defeat cements his legend

    He believed defeat was ‘certain’ after a series of self-inflicted wounds, but Magnus Carlsen overcame self-doubt and a stubborn opponent to show the greatest champions find the path to victory when they’re not at their best Magnus Carlsen looked spent. It was Thursday morning in New York, less than a full day after he had survived the...

    Why Trump’s foreign policy might prove less radical than you think
    Dec04

    Why Trump’s foreign policy might prove less radical than you think

    As Donald Trump completes the rather chaotic process of choosing his cabinet and preparing to take office, leaders and publics around the world have understandably begun to brace themselves for — or even shiver at the prospects of — what comes next. After all, this is a man who has put down a marker that the United States...

    Ukraine: Five police killed in friendly-fire shoot-out
    Dec04

    Ukraine: Five police killed in friendly-fire shoot-out

    Five police officers are mistakenly killed by their own side in Ukraine, officials say. …read more Source:...

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up
    Dec04

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up

    An armed policeman stands guard in the town of Knyazychy, about 30 kilometres east of Kiev, on December 4, 2016 -AFP photo KIEV: Five Ukrainian police were killed by friendly fire in a tragic accident in which officers mistook colleagues for burglars, officials said Sunday. Three burglars initially escaped the crime scene amid a gunfight between...