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    More Than Two Dozen U.S. Senators Urge Trump To Stay Firm On Russia Sanctions
    Dec09

    More Than Two Dozen U.S. Senators Urge Trump To Stay Firm On Russia Sanctions

    WASHINGTON — More than two dozen U.S. senators have urged U.S. President-elect Donald Trump not to weaken sanctions targeting Russia for its actions in Crimea and elsewhere in Ukraine. In a December …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine’s “Success Trap”
    Dec09

    Ukraine’s “Success Trap”

    By Andreas UmlandWithin five to ten years, Ukraine will be a largely renewed country with less corruption and stronger rule of law than today. But Putin & Co. remain a big risk factor.In contrast to much of the continuously negative reporting from Kyiv that appears in Western media, Ukraine’s political, social and economic reforms are...

    Dutch threaten to sink EU-Ukraine deal
    Dec09

    Dutch threaten to sink EU-Ukraine deal

    Rutte insists defence and bloc membership be excluded from terms …read more Source: Financial...

    Mkhitaryan sparkles as United reach Europa last 32
    Dec09

    Mkhitaryan sparkles as United reach Europa last 32

    Manchester United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores their first goal Action Images via Reuters LONDON: Manchester United are warming to the task in the Europa League as they booked a spot in the last 32 with a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk on a freezing night in Ukraine on Thursday. Goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who made a mockery of his two-month...

    Mkhitaryan sparkles as United reach Europa last 32
    Dec09

    Mkhitaryan sparkles as United reach Europa last 32

    124229486-soccer-europa-zlh-mnu.jpg Manchester United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores their first goal. Photo: Reuters Manchester United are warming to the task in the Europa League as they booked a spot in the last 32 with a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk on a freezing night in Ukraine on Thursday. …read more Source: Otago Daily...

    Beware the autocrat: Believe everything Trump says. Unless you agree with it. Then he is lying. Resist now!
    Dec09

    Beware the autocrat: Believe everything Trump says. Unless you agree with it. Then he is lying. Resist now!

    Vilnius, Lithuania (Credit: Getty/Sean Gallup) In the weeks since the American election dumped a great big load of fertilizer over the hopes and dreams of a generation, I’ve rapidly emerged as one of the smartest and most incisive critics of The Trump Ascendancy. My article “Rules For Resistance: Resisting The Ruler,” written mere hours...

    Senators to Trump: Get tough on Russia over Ukraine
    Dec09

    Senators to Trump: Get tough on Russia over Ukraine

    A bipartisan group of 27 senators is calling on President-elect Donald Trump to stand up to Russian aggression against Ukraine.“Quite simply, Russia has launched a military land-grab in Ukraine that is unprecedented in modern European history,” the… …read more Source: The...

    Football: Mkhitaryan breaks duck as United go through
    Dec09

    Football: Mkhitaryan breaks duck as United go through

    PARIS (AFP) – Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first Manchester United goal to set up a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk in Ukraine on Thursday and take Jose Mourinhos side into the last 32 of the Europa League.United required only a point to secure progress from Group A but Mkhitaryans 48th-minute strike and a late Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal separated...

    EU Unblocks Visa-free Travel for Ukraine, Georgia
    Dec09

    EU Unblocks Visa-free Travel for Ukraine, Georgia

    The European Union will soon let Ukrainians and Georgians visit the bloc without needing a visa after diplomats and lawmakers struck a deal on Thursday to end an internal EU dispute that had been holding up the promised measures. Agreement on a mechanism for suspending such visa waivers in emergenci… …read more Source: The Chosun...

    A ‘Constructive’ Path for U.S.-Russian Cooperation
    Dec09

    A ‘Constructive’ Path for U.S.-Russian Cooperation

    Arthur Martirosyan Security, Eurasia Ultimately, Europe will require a new security structure. Editor’s Note: The following is part of a multi-part symposium commissioned by the National Interest and Carnegie Corporation of New York. We asked some of the world’s leading experts about the future of U.S.-Russia relations under...