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    Airlines call for alternative to ‘useless’ U.N. security database
    Dec08

    Airlines call for alternative to ‘useless’ U.N. security database

    GENEVA (Reuters) – Airlines said on Thursday a U.N. warning mechanism designed to avoid a repeat of the 2014 downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine is “useless” and called for urgent new ways of detecting dangers to aircraft posed by war zones. …read more Source: Libya...

    Airlines call for alternative to ‘useless’ U.N. security database
    Dec08

    Airlines call for alternative to ‘useless’ U.N. security database

    GENEVA (Reuters) – Airlines said on Thursday a U.N. warning mechanism designed to avoid a repeat of the 2014 downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine is "useless” and called for urgent new ways of detecting dangers to aircraft posed by war zones. To read the full news, share this page by clicking one of the buttons below. Tweet...

    Mayyaleh:Focusing on national product’s reputation
    Dec08

    Mayyaleh:Focusing on national product’s reputation

    Damascus, SANA- Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Adib Mayyaleh discussed on Thursday in two separate meetings with members of the Syrian side of the Syrian-Ukrainian and Syrian-Armenian Business Councils the mechanisms to activate joint economic relations and increase trade exchange between Syria and other countries. The minister stressed...

    Fearing it could be Putin’s next target, Estonia prepares for guerrilla warfare that could usher in WWIII
    Dec08

    Fearing it could be Putin’s next target, Estonia prepares for guerrilla warfare that could usher in WWIII

    Ever since Russia annexed Crimea Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, with their large Russian-speaking minorities, have feared they could be next on Putin’s list for ‘reunification’ …read more Source: Vancouver...

    It is time for Israel to accept that Hamas is invincible, so negotiate
    Dec08

    It is time for Israel to accept that Hamas is invincible, so negotiate

    Last month, the New York Times reported on preparations underway in Estonia for an invasion by Vladimir Putin’s Russia. These kind of preparations are entirely reasonable, for NATO will almost certainly not come to the defence of Estonia. The Kremlin has both the means, the precedent and the motive to take on at least one of the Baltic...

    Ukraine mother ‘left infants to starve’ in Kiev flat
    Dec08

    Ukraine mother ‘left infants to starve’ in Kiev flat

    A young Ukrainian mother allegedly left her two toddlers without food for nine days and one died. …read more Source:...

    Trump Could Turn Western Values Into a Facade
    Dec08

    Trump Could Turn Western Values Into a Facade

    Joseph Nye is one of America’s top political scientists. He is the former dean of the Harvard Kennedy School and has been chair of the National Intelligence Council and assistant secretary of defense for international security affairs. Alex Görlach, founding editor of the magazine The European, and Constantin Weiss interviewed Nye about his...

    Fearing it could be Putin’s next target, Estonia prepares for guerrilla warfare that could usher in WWIII
    Dec08

    Fearing it could be Putin’s next target, Estonia prepares for guerrilla warfare that could usher in WWIII

    Kaidi Peterkop doesn’t think of herself as a solider. And with her studies and her recent move to Tallinn, Estonia’s picturesque capital, the 22-year old student certainly doesn’t have much time to think about a Third World War. But Peterkop — with her training in small unit tactics, vehicle identification, and battlefield...

    UK spy chief: Syrian war creates ‘unprecedented’ terror threat
    Dec08

    UK spy chief: Syrian war creates ‘unprecedented’ terror threat

    Britain faces an “unprecedented” terror threat as long as civil war continues to rage in Syria, the U.K.’s foreign intelligence boss said Thursday. U.K. authorities have foiled 12 terrorist plots since June 2013, Alex Younger told reporters in a rare speech at the headquarters of the Secret Intelligence Service — otherwise known...

    EU unblocks visa-free travel for Ukraine, Georgia
    Dec08

    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 emergencies ends mounting embarrassment for some EU...