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    Row over trade deal exposes gridlock in EU decision-making
    Oct21

    Row over trade deal exposes gridlock in EU decision-making

    The European Union’s difficulties in sealing a landmark trade pact with Canada because of opposition from a Belgian region is exposing the bloc’s wider struggle to get things done.The impasse over the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada is not unique.The EU is also struggling to finalise a political and trade...

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final
    Oct21

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final

    MOSCOW (AP) — Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova beat fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup semifinals on Friday to remain …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Why The United States Should Strengthen Its Relationship With Armenia
    Oct21

    Why The United States Should Strengthen Its Relationship With Armenia

    Since the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea, Western policymakers have worked earnestly to prevent Russian President Vladimir Putin from instigating new military campaigns in Eastern Europe and the post-Soviet region. Even though Western containment efforts have reduced the likelihood of Russian military aggression against NATO member states, US...

    Lockdown is neither democratic nor constitutional
    Oct21

    Lockdown is neither democratic nor constitutional

    Give your loyalties to an ideology, not a person The Supreme Court has started hearing of the petitions filed by many parties including Imran Khan. As a first step, the Supreme Court ordered Nawaz Sharif and other defendants to appear before the court in two weeks time. The constitution of Pakistan does not provide any immunity to the office of...

    Russia says it’s been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London ‘because visas are not being issued’
    Oct21

    Russia says it’s been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London ‘because visas are not being issued’

    Thomson ReutersRussia has been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London after Britain delayed granting visas for months to dozens of its staff including career diplomats, the Russian ambassador said on Friday. Russia and Britain have repeatedly clashed publicly over Syria, Ukraine and the 2006 London murder of former KGB agent Alexander...

    Russian military theorists consider  future war: Bridging the NATO-Russia gap
    Oct21

    Russian military theorists consider future war: Bridging the NATO-Russia gap

    Russian military theorists have a long-developed reputation for paying close attention to the possible contours of future wars. And now – in the context of Moscow’s military modernization, its involvement in armed conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as its continued strained relations with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) –...

    Leaders agree to draft road map to implement Minsk agreement
    Oct21

    Leaders agree to draft road map to implement Minsk agreement

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of next month to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine. After six hours of talks on the wars in Ukraine and Syria on October 19-20 in Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel emerged to say […] …read more Source: The Ukrainian...

    Ukrainian American businessman  optimistic about the future of Ukraine
    Oct21

    Ukrainian American businessman optimistic about the future of Ukraine

    KAPITANIVKA, Ukraine – As the son of a Green Beret serviceman, Petro Rondiak grew up moving around a lot. He spent two years in Stuttgart, Germany, and has resided in Boston, Washington and Philadelphia. In 1995, the 50-year-old father of three children finally cemented his feet in his ancestral homeland of Ukraine to help a […] …read more...

    “RED LINES” FOR UKRAINE:  Ukrainian think tanks issue memo on implementation of Minsk agreements
    Oct21

    “RED LINES” FOR UKRAINE: Ukrainian think tanks issue memo on implementation of Minsk agreements

    The Kyiv-based Institute of World Policy initiated and prepared, together with other Ukrainian think tanks, a memo for Ukrainian authorities regarding “red lines” for a compromise that should not be crossed by Ukraine within the framework of the implementation of the Minsk agreements. Following is the full text of the October 12 document. On the...

    Sen. Rob Portman releases Ukrainian campaign ad
    Oct21

    Sen. Rob Portman releases Ukrainian campaign ad

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Portman for Senate campaign on October 18 released a Ukrainian-language radio ad that highlights the Ohio senator’s work with the Ukrainian community. The ad copy (translated into English) reads in part: “As co-founder and co-chair of the Senate Ukraine Caucus, Rob Portman is standing up for Ukraine in the United States...