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    A new EU Security Strategy: towards a militarised Europe?
    Aug16

    A new EU Security Strategy: towards a militarised Europe?

    “Europe has never been so prosperous, so secure nor so free”. It was 2003 and those were the words introducing the self-congratulatory EU Security Strategy that set the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) guidelines for the next 13 years. The former High Representative (HR), Javier Solana, drafted it to tackle indirect and external threats,...

    These are the only sanctions that Russia cares about
    Aug16

    These are the only sanctions that Russia cares about

    Russia can expect ‘indefinite’ sanctions for its illegal annexation of Crimea , according to a Russia specialist. …read more Source:...

    Steinmeier: Germany ‘worried’ about spike in Crimea tensions
    Aug16

    Steinmeier: Germany ‘worried’ about spike in Crimea tensions

    The German and Russian foreign ministers have called for restraint amidst increasing friction in Crimea, Deutsche Welle reports. “In recent days there has been a spike in tensions around Crimea and that has worried us,” Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Germany’s foreign minister, said at a joint press conference Monday with his Russian counterpart...

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls
    Aug16

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls

    Republican candidate for President Donald Trump holds a campaign event at the Kilcawley Center at Youngstown State University on August 15, 2016 in Youngstown, Ohio © Getty/AFP / Jeff SwensenNEW YORK, Aug 16 – Donald Trump laid out a US blueprint for defeating global terrorism in partnership with NATO and Middle East allies, demanding extreme...

    THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINIAN INDEPENDENCE AND UKRAINE-AUSTRALIA RELATIONS
    Aug16

    THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINIAN INDEPENDENCE AND UKRAINE-AUSTRALIA RELATIONS

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed The Honourable Dr Mykola Kulinich, the Ambassador of Ukraine in Australia (Богдан Рудницький веде розмову із високодостойним д-ром Миколою Кулінічем, Надзвичайним і Повноважним Послом України в Австралії. ) …read more Source:...

    Filipina Navy officer makes history at UK’s Royal Naval College
    Aug16

    Filipina Navy officer makes history at UK’s Royal Naval College

    Philippine Navy Ensign Maycee Angga was recently recognized as the Best International Student out of 131 naval officers at the Britannia Royal Naval College (BRNC) passing-out-parade in Dartmouth, United Kingdom (UK) on Aug. 11. Filipina Navy officer makes history at UK’s Royal Naval College(Photo c/o of DFA) | (mb.com.ph) Angga is the only...

    A Republican Squish’s Case Against Trump
    Aug16

    A Republican Squish’s Case Against Trump

    David Shulman is the latest in the media’s conga line of faceless Republicans and Colin Powell wannabes eager to stick it to GOP primary voters for daring to support the great unwashed vulgarian Donald Trump. Senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, a self-described “major U.S. economic forecasting group” that is run out of that...

    First American Olympian to compete in hijab wins bronze medal
    Aug16

    First American Olympian to compete in hijab wins bronze medal

    Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad came to the Rio Games determined to show the world that Muslim-American women could compete in elite sports. And the 30-year-old from New Jersey, the first US Olympian to wear ahijab during competition, came away with a bronze medal on Saturday in the women’s team saber event. The four-woman US team — which also...

    Rio 2016: Watch Cuban wrestler Mijain Lopez’s crazy celebration after winning gold
    Aug16

    Rio 2016: Watch Cuban wrestler Mijain Lopez’s crazy celebration after winning gold

    Greco-Roman wrestling took on some Cuban flair on Monday, as Mijain Lopez won his third consecutive Olympic gold, equalling the record set by Russia’s legendary grappler Aleksandr Karelin. Lopez celebrated by doing a salsa-infused, hip-shimmy dance in the middle of the mat, sending the strong Cuban fan base and an arena full of Brazilians...

    Trump adviser surfaces in Ukraine probe, says report
    Aug16

    Trump adviser surfaces in Ukraine probe, says report

    Paul Manafort, who advised pro-Russian former president Viktor Yanukovych’s party, allegedly had $12.7m in cash payments earmarked for him …read more Source: Business...