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    John Kerry’s rallying cry to Europe: It’s time for ‘pushback’
    Oct04

    John Kerry’s rallying cry to Europe: It’s time for ‘pushback’

    From a pitch to rescue an imperiled EU-U.S. trade pact, to an impassioned reaffirmation of NATO’s common defense doctrine, to a pep talk on how to combat nationalism and xenophobia, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry extolled the merits of the Euro-Atlantic alliance Tuesday, declaring: “The need for our unity is as great as ever.” In a...

    The Kremlin’s Tactical Ambiguity
    Oct04

    The Kremlin’s Tactical Ambiguity

    Less then three month after the World Anti-Doping Agency’s experts concluded that the FSB and Russia’s Sports Ministry had set up and then tried to cover up a massive doping scheme for Russia’s athletes (which led to the removal of 111 Russian sportsmen from the Rio Olympics and the banning of the whole Paralympic national team...

    AM General to provide Humvees to Afghanistan, Ukraine and U.S. forces
    Oct04

    AM General to provide Humvees to Afghanistan, Ukraine and U.S. forces

    Geoff ZiezulewiczSOUTH BEND, Ind., Oct. 4 (UPI) — AM General has been awarded $151 million in new contracts and modifications to provide Humvees to Afghanistan, Ukraine and the U.S. National Guard and Reserves. …read more Source: United Press...

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible
    Oct04

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible

    PARIS – France said on Tuesday it was time to prevent the political situation worsening in Democratic Republic of Congo and consider imposing European Union sanctions. The United States imposed sanctions on a general and a former senior police… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian FM on Donbas: ‘Security should be there and Russia should be out’
    Oct04

    Ukrainian FM on Donbas: ‘Security should be there and Russia should be out’

    While Ukraine struggles to implement key conditions of the Minsk agreements, its Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin called Russia to leave Donbas in an exclusive DW interview.  …read more Source: Deutsche...

    A Russian company is selling children’s beds modeled after the missile launcher that downed MH17
    Oct04

    A Russian company is selling children’s beds modeled after the missile launcher that downed MH17

    Even in the most carefree times, a children’s bed fashioned after a missile launcher would probably raise eyebrows. But a Russian furniture company has drawn ire for selling a bed frame modeled after the Buk surface-to-air missile system that a Dutch-led inquiry has concluded shot down a passenger plane over Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298...

    Ukraine successfully tests Sarmat anti-tank missile
    Oct04

    Ukraine successfully tests Sarmat anti-tank missile

    Geoff ZiezulewiczKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Ukraine successfully test-fired its Sarmat anti-tank guided missile, officials announced this week. …read more Source: United Press...

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible
    Oct04

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible

    PARIS (Reuters) – France said on Tuesday it was time to prevent the political situation worsening in Democratic Republic of Congo and consider imposing European Union sanctions. …read more Source:...

    John Kerry: US ‘not giving up’ on Syria
    Oct04

    John Kerry: US ‘not giving up’ on Syria

    A day after suspending the United States partnership with Russia in trying to impose a ceasefire in Syria, Secretary of State John Kerry sharply accused the Kremlin of turning a “blind eye” to atrocities against civilians and of trying to help the Syrian regime secure a military victory. Kerry, in a speech in Brussels that was largely focused on...

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible
    Oct04

    France says time to act on Congo, EU sanctions possible

    France said on Tuesday it was time to prevent the political situation worsening in Democratic Republic of Congo and consider imposing European Union sanctions. …read more Source: Channel...