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    Clinton, Obama pledge unity behind Trump presidency
    Nov10

    Clinton, Obama pledge unity behind Trump presidency

    US President-elect Donald Trump speaks at his election night rally in Manhattan, New York, US, on November 9, 2016. Photo: Reuters Republican Donald Trump put aside the celebrations and focused on Wednesday on his 73-day transition to the White House as rival Hillary Clinton promised to bury the bitterness of their long presidential race and work...

    Trump’s victory will put pressure on Liberals to boost defence spending say analysts
    Nov10

    Trump’s victory will put pressure on Liberals to boost defence spending say analysts

    Donald Trump’s election victory will put pressure on the Liberal government to boost defence spending, rethink participation in the U.S. missile defence shield, and could affect some of its high profile missions such as in eastern Europe. Department of National Defence officials in Ottawa are working on an analysis of what a Trump...

    Rebels in E. Ukraine reject “one-for-three” prisoner swap
    Nov10

    Rebels in E. Ukraine reject “one-for-three” prisoner swap

    Independence-seeking insurgents in eastern Ukraine said on Wednesday they have rejected the offer to carry out a prisoner exchange with Kiev under the “one-for-three” formula during the latest meeting of the Contact Group on Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Ukraine faces worrying future after Trump victory
    Nov10

    Ukraine faces worrying future after Trump victory

    Eastern Europe facing an uncertain future with President-elect Donald Trump’s possible change in foreign policy. …read more Source:...

    World leaders react to Trump victory with apprehension and applause
    Nov10

    World leaders react to Trump victory with apprehension and applause

    HARI SREENIVASAN: Now the view from overseas. The election was watched closely, both with anticipation and fear. And, as chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner reports, today, the rest of the world awoke to an America profoundly changed. MARGARET WARNER: The stunning news ricocheted around the world from Tehran to Tokyo, Istanbul to...

    Billionaire moguls elected to power
    Nov10

    Billionaire moguls elected to power

    PARIS: Donald Trump, the real estate mogul, reality TV star and US president-elect whose worth Forbes estimates at $3.7 billion, joins an ultra-elite group of billionaire business tycoons who have come to power through the ballot box. Other political leaders who first made fortunes in businesses from chocolates to telecoms include: ITALY: Media...

    How will US election influence Ukraine?
    Nov10

    How will US election influence Ukraine?

    The Ukrainian president has congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the US presidential election. …read more Source:...

    11 questions for President-elect Donald Trump
    Nov10

    11 questions for President-elect Donald Trump

    From his calls to jail his opponent to his conflicting statements about barring Muslims from the United States, America’s next president has provoked a striking number of questions about how he would govern. Here is an early — and surely incomplete — list of some of the biggest:1. Will he seek to prosecute Hillary Clinton?Trump has egged on...

    What will foreign policy look like under President Trump?
    Nov09

    What will foreign policy look like under President Trump?

    Now that Donald Trump is becoming the 45th president of the United States, people are wondering if the U.S. will pull back on global trade. Will Trump roll back the nuclear agreement with Iran? How will he confront the Islamic State group? Will Russia become the U.S.’s new best friend? We asked a number of analysts for their thoughts on the...

    Another Opening for Russia, This Time in Estonia
    Nov09

    Another Opening for Russia, This Time in Estonia

    Moscow is getting a lot of good electoral news these days. On the same day that Donald Trump improbably won the U.S. presidential election, Estonia’s Prime Minister stepped down, creating an opening for a pro-Russian party to join the coalition. Financial Times explains: Estonia’s prime minister has resigned after losing a...