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    Biden meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko, urges faster reforms in energy, justice
    Sep21

    Biden meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko, urges faster reforms in energy, justice

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    My Disappointment in Obama’s Foreign Policy
    Sep21

    My Disappointment in Obama’s Foreign Policy

    This week, President Obama has been talking up his foreign policy accolades in New York and sending his surrogates to applaud all of his many successes, from opening up Cuba to inking the Iran nuclear deal. The trouble is the gaping wound that goes untreated in the cradle of our civilization: Syria. Overlooking this, or at least failing to even...

    Dangers of isolationism, Syria top Obama’s last UN address
    Sep21

    Dangers of isolationism, Syria top Obama’s last UN address

    JUDY WOODRUFF: For the president today, a moment on the world stage at the United Nations one last time, his message no less than an urgent plea to make a better world. PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: At this moment, we all face a choice. JUDY WOODRUFF: It was his final address to the U.N. General Assembly, and President Obama used it to issue a...

    Obama Urges Israel End Occupation and Palestinians Accept Israel
    Sep21

    Obama Urges Israel End Occupation and Palestinians Accept Israel

    Both sides would benefit if Israel recognized it cannot permanently occupy Palestinian land and if Palestinians rejected incitement and recognized Israel’s legitimacy, U.S. President Barack Obama told the United Nations on Tuesday. Obama’s efforts to bring about an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement have failed over the nearly eight...

    Alberta firefighter donations could save lives in Ukraine
    Sep21

    Alberta firefighter donations could save lives in Ukraine

    In a storage unit in Edmonton, firefighters combed through hundreds of pairs of firefighter turnout gear destined for Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    African legend Toure retires from international football
    Sep21

    African legend Toure retires from international football

    MANCHESTER — Four-time African footballer of the year Yaya Toure of the Ivory Coast announced his retirement from international football Tuesday. The 33-year-old Manchester City midfielder — capped 113 times — said it had been an incredibly difficult decision. “Writing this note was probably ‘the most difficult match of my life’,” wrote...

    Japan urges Ukraine to fully implement cease-fire accord
    Sep21

    Japan urges Ukraine to fully implement cease-fire accord

    NEW YORK – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday to fully im… …read more Source: Kyodo...

    How do you clean up Europe’s ‘most corrupt country’?
    Sep20

    How do you clean up Europe’s ‘most corrupt country’?

    The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine has been in operation for nine months and launched more than 200 criminal cases to address the country’s rampant corruption. But the problem remains intractable. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Obama’s Use of UN to Advance Partisan Agenda Hurts the Organization Long-Term
    Sep20

    Obama’s Use of UN to Advance Partisan Agenda Hurts the Organization Long-Term

    President Barack Obama gave his eighth and final address to the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday morning. The tone was reminiscent of past speeches in a number of ways, both good and bad. The rhetoric was soaring in parts and it was well-delivered. However, his characterization of the world and his successes tended toward the Pollyannaish...

    Trump Gives Ukraine Cold Shoulder in New York
    Sep20

    Trump Gives Ukraine Cold Shoulder in New York

    Petro Poroshenko sent a request to meet both U.S. presidential candidates. But only Clinton has sat down with the Ukrainian president. …read more Source: Foreign...