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    Russiagate and the Deep State
    Apr16

    Russiagate and the Deep State

    I cannot contemplate the havoc of Russiagate without a shudder of horror not only for my country, but also for myself. How very different my life would have been over the past year or more if I had been one of those Trump volunteers assembled in early 2016 to give the campaign the pretense of having a foreign-policy team. For that matter, it...

    WaPo: Trump Battles With Top Aides Over Stances Seen As Too Anti-Russian
    Apr16

    WaPo: Trump Battles With Top Aides Over Stances Seen As Too Anti-Russian

    Despite President Donald Trump’s increasingly aggressive positioning on Russia in recent months, he has been reluctant or even angry about confronting that country, the Washington Post reported Sunday night. The Post painted a picture of Trump in a stand-off with top foreign policy advisers on moves seen to be anti-Russian: expelling a...

    Merkel’s tougher Russia stance meets resistance in Germany
    Apr16

    Merkel’s tougher Russia stance meets resistance in Germany

    With extensive business and energy links to Russia, Germany has been cautious in its relations with Moscow, though Merkel’s tone has hardened over the four years since Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: The...

    Eleven injured in minibus-truck collision in Ukraine’s resort city
    Apr16

    Eleven injured in minibus-truck collision in Ukraine’s resort city

    KIEV — Eleven people were injured on Monday when a minibus collided with a truck in Ukraine’s southern Black Sea resort of Odessa, according to local police., Alla Marchenko, spokesperson for Odessa patrol police, told local media that the accident occurred at 6:30 a.m. local time (0330 GMT) in the city center, causing an overturn of...

    Stats Bureau Predicts: 20 Million Israelis by Country’s 120th Birthday
    Apr16

    Stats Bureau Predicts: 20 Million Israelis by Country’s 120th Birthday

    The main countries from which olim have arrived in Israel over the past decades were: Russia, Ukraine, France, the US, Ethiopia, and the UK. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    International News in Brief: Polar bear watching earns Danish kingdom bucket list place
    Apr16

    International News in Brief: Polar bear watching earns Danish kingdom bucket list place

    The Nordic region has four entries on the 2018 World’s Ultimate Bucket List, a top 50 chosen by flightnetwork.com based on the opinions of 800 travel journalists. However, only one has a Danish connection: ‘Watching Polar Bears Roam’ in Greenland, which placed at number 39. The other three Nordic entries are See the Northern Lights...

    Sofia hosts 14th International Competition Young Virtuosos 2018
    Apr16

    Sofia hosts 14th International Competition Young Virtuosos 2018

    The International Competition Young Virtuosos 2018 was unveiled on April 15 with a concert of the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Nayden Todorov. Sofia Mehonoshina is the soloist of the programme. The young clarinetist has just turned fourteen. However, she has already won a series of awards at international music competitions in...

    Russia’s Artek youth camp hosted Assad children
    Apr16

    Russia’s Artek youth camp hosted Assad children

    The Syrian president’s teenagers stayed at a famous beach camp in Russian-controlled Crimea. …read more Source:...

    EU cool to US plan for new Russia sanctions over Syria
    Apr16

    EU cool to US plan for new Russia sanctions over Syria

    EU avoids sanctions talk at foreign ministers’ meeting German minister says Assad has no future as president LUXEMBOURG: European Union foreign ministers looked unlikely to join the United States on Monday in imposing new economic sanctions on Russia or Syria over chemical weapons attacks that prompted the first coordinated Western air...

    Nikki Haley says more sanctions against Russia coming as soon as Monday
    Apr16

    Nikki Haley says more sanctions against Russia coming as soon as Monday

    Watch Video NEW YORK — United States’ Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Sunday the Trump administration will announce more sanctions against Russia as soon as Monday. On CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Haley said the Treasury Department will announce the new sanctions and insisted the US has sent “a strong message” about the...