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    Canada, Latvia have some ties but work to do
    Jul10

    Canada, Latvia have some ties but work to do

    Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis (left) jokes about hockey with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the start of a meeting between sessions at the NATO summit in Warsaw, Poland Saturday July 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld WARSAW, Poland — Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis wants Canadians to know that his people love hockey, and...

    New best friends? Canada and Latvia have some ties, but some work to do
    Jul10

    New best friends? Canada and Latvia have some ties, but some work to do

    WARSAW, Poland — Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis wants Canadians to know that his people love hockey, and he is hoping the Canadian soldiers who will start arriving in his country early next year will be up for a game. Canada and Latvia already have some hockey history after facing off against each other at the 2014 Winter Olympic quarter...

    Bangladesh once again left out of GSP
    Jul10

    Bangladesh once again left out of GSP

    Bangladesh has once again been left out from the American list of beneficiary countries for trade privileges from the US on grounds of poor labour rights. The list of beneficiaries for the Generalised System of Preferences scheme was updated last month by the United States Trade Representative, the chief trade negotiation body for the US...

    NATO promises to continue supporting Ukraine, keeps membership out of reach
    Jul10

    NATO promises to continue supporting Ukraine, keeps membership out of reach

    …read more Source: Taipei...

    Trudeau arrives in Ukraine
    Jul10

    Trudeau arrives in Ukraine

    iPolitics/Matthew Usherwood KYIV, Ukraine — Justin Trudeau has arrived in Ukraine after an emotional tour of the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Poland. The prime minister will spend the next few days meeting with the country’s leaders and civil society groups. He is expected to sign a free trade agreement, as well as...

    NATO-EU co-operation must become more practical – Estonian formin  – The Baltic Times
    Jul10

    NATO-EU co-operation must become more practical – Estonian formin – The Baltic Times

    Russian aggression in Ukraine and the migration crisis indicate that the European Union and NATO must intensify co-operation as well as redirect…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in troubled east
    Jul10

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in troubled east

    Three Ukrainian soldiers are killed in a fresh wave of clashes with pro-Russia forces in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, U.S. Expel Diplomats in Tit-For-Tat Exchange
    Jul10

    Russia, U.S. Expel Diplomats in Tit-For-Tat Exchange

    Russia said on Saturday it had expelled two U.S. Embassy staff members in June after a similar “unfriendly” move by Washington. One of the expelled diplomats was involved in an incident with a Russian policeman near the U.S. Embassy entrance in Moscow, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement, citing Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei...

    Inside the NATO decision to move forces into Eastern Europe
    Jul10

    Inside the NATO decision to move forces into Eastern Europe

    Read the full transcript below: MEGAN THOMPSON, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: In light of the sniper shooting that killed five Dallas police officers, President Obama is cutting short his European trip by one day to return to the U.S. tomorrow, and visit Dallas on Tuesday. At today’s NATO Summit in Warsaw — his last as president — Obama...

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist east
    Jul10

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist east

    Eight of the injured soldiers suffered concussion during artillery shelling over the weekend near Luganske, a village 50 kilometres northeast of the rebels’ de facto capital Donetsk. (Source: Google maps) Three Ukrainian soldiers were killed and sixteen wounded as violent clashes continued between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in...