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    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience
    Jul11

    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience

    A Fourth of July reflection from abroad by Nolan Peterson, The Daily Signal’s foreign correspondent, prompted readers to share their own thoughts about America’s place in the hearts of those yearning for freedom, whether in Iraq or Ukraine. Here’s a sampling, edited only for style, with the permission of the writers. Great Spark...

    Brexit will have no impact on EU-EaP relations, says Johannes Hahn
    Jul11

    Brexit will have no impact on EU-EaP relations, says Johannes Hahn

    The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is an initiative of the European Union governing its relationship with the post-Soviet states of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine
    Jul11

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be pinned down on whether it will continue supplying troops to train Ukraine’s military. During a joint news conference Monday in Kiev to mark the signing of a Canada-Ukraine free trade deal, Ukrainian...

    Ukraine and Canada sign ‘milestone’ free trade deal (AFP)
    Jul11

    Ukraine and Canada sign ‘milestone’ free trade deal (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine and Canada signed a “milestone” free trade agreement on Monday designed to bolster support for the war-scarred former Soviet republic in the face of an increasingly assertive Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Griezmann named player of the European Championship
    Jul11

    Griezmann named player of the European Championship

    Germany’s Toni Kroos in action during Euro 2016 Group C soccer game against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille on June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: France forward Antoine Griezmann was named player of the tournament on Monday after leading the Euro 2016 hosts to Sunday’s final where they lost to Portugal in extra time. The...

    French minister says Portugal should be spared from EU sanctions
    Jul11

    French minister says Portugal should be spared from EU sanctions

    French Finance Minister Michel Sapin has said today (July 11) that “Portugal does not deserve to be punished with sanctions” for having failed to meet its deficit targets for 2015. “Portugal has made monstrous efforts in these last years. It does not deserve excessive discipline,” Sapin told journalists during a press conference in Paris before...

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?
    Jul11

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?

    Canadian Army instructors discuss mechanized infantry defence tactics with their Ukrainian Armed Forces colleagues during Exercise RAPID TRIDENT in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be...

    Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes
    Jul11

    Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes

    Surge in violence between government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine continues …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement
    Jul11

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is greeted by women in traditional dress and bread as he arrives in Kyiv, Ukraine on Sunday July 10, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau oversaw the signing of a free trade agreement with Ukraine on Monday after he and his son spent the morning commemorating the...

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada to keep sending troops to Ukraine to train military
    Jul11

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada to keep sending troops to Ukraine to train military

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, accompanied by Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, pays his respects to the “Heavenly Hundred” — Ukrainians who died during months of anti-government protests in 2013-14 — during a ceremony at a monument in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, July 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov) KYIV, Ukraine —...