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    World Chaos and World Order: Conversations With Henry Kissinger
    Nov10

    World Chaos and World Order: Conversations With Henry Kissinger

    What follows is an extended transcript of several conversations on foreign policy I had with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger ahead of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, which formed the basis of a story in the December issue of The Atlantic. That story, along with an interview on Kissinger’s reaction to the surprise electoral...

    Russia Eyes Better Ties with Trump; Says Contacts Underway
    Nov10

    Russia Eyes Better Ties with Trump; Says Contacts Underway

    MOSCOW – A top Russian diplomat and Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said Thursday that Russian experts were in contact with some members of President-elect Donald Trump’s staff during the presidential campaign, a period in which the United States accused Russia of hacking into Democratic Party emails systems. A spokeswoman for Trump denied...

    Russia says it was in touch with Trump’s campaign during election
    Nov10

    Russia says it was in touch with Trump’s campaign during election

    MOSCOW: The Russian government was in touch with members of President-elect Donald Trump’s political team during the US election campaign and knows most of his entourage, one of Russia’s most senior diplomats told the Interfax news agency on Thursday. Accused by defeated Democratic contender Hillary Clinton of being a puppet of...

    Donald Trump Will Have His Eye on You
    Nov10

    Donald Trump Will Have His Eye on You

    Edward Snowden was right. Glenn Greenwald was right. The American Civil Liberties Union was right.Throughout the Obama administration and indeed long beforehand, critics of the nation’s ever-expanding national security state have been grabbing Americans by the lapels and shaking them, trying to raise consciousness about the dangers. Their...

    Russia eyes better ties with Trump; says contacts underway
    Nov10

    Russia eyes better ties with Trump; says contacts underway

    A top Russian diplomat and Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said Thursday that Russian experts were in contact with some members of President-elect Donald Trump’s staff during the presidential campaign. That was during a period in which the United States accused Russia of hacking into Democratic Party emails systems. A spokeswoman for Trump...

    With Trump Win, Ukraine Hopes to Score a US Presidential Visit
    Nov10

    With Trump Win, Ukraine Hopes to Score a US Presidential Visit

    KYIV, Ukraine—Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko congratulated Donald Trump on his election win by inviting the newly minted U.S. president-elect to visit the war-torn, Eastern European country. “This is a symbol of true democracy when nobody knew the results of the elections until the very last moment,” Poroshenko told U.S. Ambassador to...

    Turkey’s Receding EU Hopes Seen as Setback to Cyprus Reunification
    Nov10

    Turkey’s Receding EU Hopes Seen as Setback to Cyprus Reunification

    Turkey’s prospects of joining the European Union seem remote after the bloc this week criticized Ankara’s crackdown following the attempted coup in July. Turkey’s actions are also impacting the talks continuing in Switzerland over the reunification of Cyprus, which has been divided since Turkey invaded in 1974, in response to a...

    Russia Says Its Officials Were in Contact With Trump Campaign
    Nov10

    Russia Says Its Officials Were in Contact With Trump Campaign

    Russian government officials were in contact with members of Donald Trump’s campaign prior to Tuesday’s election, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday. “Obviously, we know most of the people from his entourage,” Ryabkov told the Interfax news agency. “Those people have always been in the limelight in...

    Donald Trump’s America: Welcome to the void
    Nov10

    Donald Trump’s America: Welcome to the void

    You’re hired: Trump’s image projected on the Empire State Building on the night of his election victory ©Smith/Zuma Wire/Rex/Shutterstock/ In the early hours of 9th November, at the tag-end of perhaps the most improbable election night in history, tens of millions of Americans who had spent a long night absorbed in a heart-stopping...

    Subsidies for Ukrainian farmers to buy Belarusian machines under consideration
    Nov10

    Subsidies for Ukrainian farmers to buy Belarusian machines under consideration

    The official said: “As far as manufacturing cooperation in the production sector is concerned, it is important for us to gather in more crops in conditions of the strong agribusiness industry. It can be done by making more Belarusian machines and vehicles in Ukraine and by giving farmers subsidies to buy them.” …read more Source:...