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    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    WASHINGTON — Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine on Wednesday exhorted NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. Georgia, a small post-Soviet nation in the South Caucasus intensified efforts to join the Western military alliance after it lost control of two...

    Security fears, strikes cloud French Euro 2016 buildup
    Jun09

    Security fears, strikes cloud French Euro 2016 buildup

    PARIS: Two days before Euro 2016 kicks off in France, unresolved strikes and security fears hung over the tournament with Paris scrambling Wednesday to stop rubbish piling up in its streets. Europe’s four-yearly football extravaganza is taking place just seven months after jihadists killed 130 people in the French capital and there are...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine are pressing ahead with calls on NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West.Georgia intensified… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    OSCE says staff member missing in Ukraine
    Jun09

    OSCE says staff member missing in Ukraine

    KIEV: A local staffer for European monitors observing Ukraine’s flaring separatist conflict was returned on Wednesday, a day after going missing in the country’s pro-Russian east. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said a member of its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) did not return from a planned vacation...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine are pressing ahead with calls on NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order
    Jun09

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order

    Joshua W. Walker, Hidetoshi Azuma Global Governance, East Asia The G7 showed how provocations in Crimea and the South China Sea won’t work. This year’s G7 summit in Ise-shima, Japan was full of spectacles worthy of arresting headlines, including U.S. President Barack Obama’s historic embrace of atomic bomb survivors in Hiroshima...

    French Senate supports resolution to lift EU sanctions against Russia
    Jun09

    French Senate supports resolution to lift EU sanctions against Russia

    The vast majority – 302 senators – voted for the move, with only 16 being against the lifting of anti-Russia sanctions. …read more Source:...

    ‘Situation in the war zone is worsening’
    Jun08

    ‘Situation in the war zone is worsening’

    KIEV: A local staffer for European monitors observing Ukraine’s flaring separatist conflict was returned on Wednesday, a day after going missing in the country’s pro-Russian east. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said a member of its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) did not return from a planned vacation...

    Ukraine claims to have  recordings of men planning attacks in France
    Jun08

    Ukraine claims to have recordings of men planning attacks in France

    ‘My objective is to conduct some operations that will touch all French people’ …read more Source: The Irish...

    Euro 2016 kick-off in France marred by fears of terrorism and labour strikes
    Jun08

    Euro 2016 kick-off in France marred by fears of terrorism and labour strikes

    MARSEILLE // Euro 2016 kicks off at the Stade de France on Friday night, with the international football tournament marred by fears of terrorism and disruptive strikes.France has been in a self-declared state of emergency since ISIL attacks killed 130 people in the capital on November 13 last year.Terror suspects have been arrested in both...