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    Putin agrees to broaden proposed U.N. Ukraine mission
    Sep12

    Putin agrees to broaden proposed U.N. Ukraine mission

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Monday agreed to widen the terms for a proposed U.N. force to protect observers monitoring the conflict in eastern Ukraine, but his proposal… …read more Source: Japan...

    Cambodia Steps up Threats Against Main Opposition Party After Leader’s Arrest
    Sep12

    Cambodia Steps up Threats Against Main Opposition Party After Leader’s Arrest

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday stepped up the pressure on the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party after the arrest of Kem Sokha, vowing to dissolve the CNRP if it is linked to the alleged “treason” behind the party leader’s arrest. “If the CNRP is found to be linked to this act of treason, the party shall be sanctioned in accordance...

    Mikheil Saakashvili’s return may spell trouble for Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Sep12

    Mikheil Saakashvili’s return may spell trouble for Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    The expatriated opposition polititian’s return to Ukraine has placed the fragile political stability under severe pressure. His conflict with President Poroshenko is escalating. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Mikheil Saakashvili’s return may spell trouble for Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Sep12

    Mikheil Saakashvili’s return may spell trouble for Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    The expatriated opposition polititian’s return to Ukraine has placed the fragile political stability under severe pressure. His conflict with President Poroshenko is escalating. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally
    Sep12

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally

    Judges in the Russian-controlled Crimea have sentenced Tatar representative Akhtem Chiygoz to eight years in a labor camp for “organizing a mass riot.” Chiygoz had worked for a Tatar assembly which Moscow later outlawed. …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili Plans to Unite Ukraine Opposition Against President

    A day after forcing his way past border guards back into Ukraine, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said he would unite the opposition against his former ally President Petro Poroshenko and planned to campaign for support. Saakashvili wants to unseat Poroshenko at the next election, accusing the president of reneging on promises to...

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally
    Sep12

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally

    Judges in the Russian-controlled Crimea have sentenced Tatar representative Akhtem Chiygoz to eight years in a labor camp for “organizing a mass riot.” Chiygoz had worked for a Tatar assembly which Moscow later outlawed. …read more Source:...

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally
    Sep12

    Crimea court jails Tatar leader Akhtem Chiygoz over rally

    Judges in the Russian-controlled Crimea have sentenced Tatar representative Akhtem Chiygoz to eight years in a labor camp for “organizing a mass riot.” Chiygoz had worked for a Tatar assembly which Moscow later outlawed. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    UK wants ‘deep security partnership’ with EU post Brexit
    Sep12

    UK wants ‘deep security partnership’ with EU post Brexit

    The British government wants a “deep security partnership” with the European Union after Brexit that is closer than with any other country outside the bloc. The U.K. lays out its position on future security cooperation with the EU in a paper to be published Tuesday in which it emphasizes the mutual benefits of working across the Brexit divide....

    It’s Not Just America Losing Patience With North Korea
    Sep12

    It’s Not Just America Losing Patience With North Korea

    The UN Security Council voted unanimously on Monday to impose fresh sanctions on North Korea in retaliation for its nuclear test last weekend—after United States, the measure’s sponsor, watered down its initial proposal in order to win support for it. The outcome reflects the difficulty of securing international backing for punitive...