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    The new special relationship: what does Putin want from Trump?
    Nov20

    The new special relationship: what does Putin want from Trump?

    The unlikely love-in between the president-elect and a former KGB agent who built a career on hating America has spooked many US allies. And it raises serious questions – from the fate of Edward Snowden to whether GCHQ’s secrets are safeIt was, remarkably, their first phone call. Last week, on Monday, Donald Trump spoke to Vladimir Putin....

    Kiev seeks EU support to keep US curbs on Russia
    Nov20

    Kiev seeks EU support to keep US curbs on Russia

    Pro-west president Petro Poroshenko visits Brussels for talks on a €600m aid package …read more Source: Financial...

    German Chancellor Merkel to Seek Fourth Term
    Nov20

    German Chancellor Merkel to Seek Fourth Term

    BERLIN — Angela Merkel will seek a fourth term as Germany’s chancellor in general elections next year, the German news agency dpa reported Sunday. Dpa, citing sources at the Berlin headquarters of Merkel’s Christian Democrat party, reported that the 62-year-old chancellor also will run to be re-elected as the party’s chairwoman...

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel Will Run for a Fourth Term: Report
    Nov20

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel Will Run for a Fourth Term: Report

    (BERLIN) — Angela Merkel will seek a fourth term as Germany’s chancellor in general elections next year, the German news agency dpa reported Sunday. Dpa, citing sources at the Berlin headquarters of Merkel’s Christian Democrat party, reported that the 62-year-old chancellor also will run to be re-elected as the party’s...

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term
    Nov20

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term

    Angela Merkel will seek a fourth term as Germany’s chancellor in general elections next year, the German news agency dpa reported Sunday. Dpa, citing sources at the Berlin headquarters of Merkel’s Christian Democrat party, reported that the 62-year-old chancellor also will run to be re-elected as the party’s chairwoman when it...

    Piano: Ukraine’s Uprising
    Nov20

    Piano: Ukraine’s Uprising

    During the Euromaidan uprising, piano players defy the riot police by playing music as a gesture of peaceful resistance. …read more Source: AL...

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term
    Nov20

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term

    Repeatedly named “The World’s Most Powerful Woman” by Forbes magazine, Merkel also has been suggested by some as the last powerful defender of liberal values in the West following Donald Trump’s election as the next U.S. president. While she’s never been described as a visionary or earned much praise for stirring...

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term
    Nov20

    Report: German Chancellor Merkel’s to seek fourth term

    BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel will seek a fourth term as Germany’s chancellor in general elections next year, the German news agency dpa reported Sunday. Dpa, citing sources at the Berlin headquarters of Merkel’s Christian Democrat party, reported that the 62-year-old chancellor also will run to be re-elected as the party’s...

    Can America and Russia Both Be Great Again?
    Nov20

    Can America and Russia Both Be Great Again?

    All signs seem to point to a budding bromance between the American president-elect and the Russian president. Donald Trump has praised Vladimir Putin as a strong leader, proposed reconciling with Russia so they can fight terrorism together, raised doubts about America’s commitment to NATO and the independence of Ukraine, and argued that...

    Merkel: from austerity queen to democratic torch-bearer
    Nov20

    Merkel: from austerity queen to democratic torch-bearer

    A Protestant pastor’s daughter who grew up behind the Iron Curtain, Angela Merkel rose to become the “chancellor of Europe” who has outlasted a generation of world leaders. Unlike her one-time partners on the global stage, George W. Bush, Tony Blair, Jacques Chirac and Silvio Berlusconi, Merkel is still in power and running for another...