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    Merkel, Hollande back extended Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec14

    Merkel, Hollande back extended Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    BERLIN (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday they favour extending EU sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict, ahead of a Brussels summit where the issue will be discussed.Merkel said that given grave shortcomings in the Ukraine peace process, which has been marred by regular...

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for CETA
    Dec14

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for CETA

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for Canada-EU trade deal as Parliament votes …read more Source:...

    From Syria to North Korea, Tillerson would inherit a messy global situation
    Dec14

    From Syria to North Korea, Tillerson would inherit a messy global situation

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – From Syria’s bloody civil war and the slow-burning crisis in eastern Ukraine to perennial diplomatic headaches such as the North Korean and Iranian nuclear programs, Rex Tillerson would face a messy, complex world as the chief U.S. diplomat. …read more Source: The...

    Lessons launched in Dilijan for participants of "Power of Children`s  Speech" project supported by Beeline  
    Dec14

    Lessons launched in Dilijan for participants of "Power of Children`s  Speech" project supported by Beeline  

    ArmInfo. Beeline and Child Development Foundation announce the launch of special trainings within “Power of Children’s Speech” program. The program is aimed at developing creativity, critical and alternative thinking among children and teenagers by using modern technologies. The first stage of the lessons for the project...

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for Canada-EU trade deal as Parliament votes
    Dec13

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for Canada-EU trade deal as Parliament votes

    OTTAWA — The chair of the House of Commons trade committee says he hopes Parliament can ratify the Canada-EU free trade deal this week before rising for the holiday break. On Wednesday, the committee is set to begin clause-by-clause consideration of the bill that would implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, or CETA, said...

    The United States of Exxon
    Dec13

    The United States of Exxon

    The biographical particulars of ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, who was nominated to serve as Donald Trump’s secretary of state on Tuesday, seem crafted from a Mad Libs sheet of Michael Moore’s grimmest nightmares. A “tall, strapping Texan” with “a twang to show for it” and “silver coiffure,” Tillerson is an Eagle...

    Why Russia Is Excited About Donald Trump’s Pick for Secretary of State
    Dec13

    Why Russia Is Excited About Donald Trump’s Pick for Secretary of State

    Although Vladimir Putin has no shortage of energy executives on his payroll, the Russian President likes to negotiate oil and gas deals personally. He seems to get a kick out of it. He has been known to discuss the minutiae of drilling rigs and pipeline routes with foreign delegates until their eyes glaze over. Call it a hobby, or an obsession....

    Could Europe Learn to Stop Worrying and Love Trump?
    Dec13

    Could Europe Learn to Stop Worrying and Love Trump?

    Had Europeans been allowed to vote in the American presidential election on November 8, they would have handed Hillary Clinton a landslide victory, according to Gallup International, with margins as high as 50 points in Britain and 70 points in Germany and Scandinavia. (Trump would have won only in Russia.) Now, the angst-ridden of the Old...

    Robert Reich: 6 Big Reasons Why It’s Hard to Believe Trump Was Fairly Elected
    Dec13

    Robert Reich: 6 Big Reasons Why It’s Hard to Believe Trump Was Fairly Elected

    Click here for reuse options! How can electors be expected to submit their ballots with this dark cloud hanging overhead? A dark cloud of illegitimacy hangs over the pending presidency of Donald Trump. Consider:1. The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the election in order to help Trump become president. The secret CIA assessment found...

    No turning back for Joshua now he is in with the big guys
    Dec13

    No turning back for Joshua now he is in with the big guys

    ‘After Klitschko it is Deontay Wilder’ For Anthony Joshua, the easy nights are over. His third?round blowout of the reluctant Eric Molina in Manchester on Saturday night to retain his IBF world heavyweight title, while again disappointing fans who want to see him in a proper fight, has nevertheless thrust him into boxing’s...