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    Putin’s paranoia: fear and loathing inside the Kremlin
    Oct18

    Putin’s paranoia: fear and loathing inside the Kremlin

    New book by journalist who spent years interviewing dozens of sources reveals a regime where disloyalty is the biggest crimeFor many people in the west, Russian politics has become synonymous with the country’s secretive president, Vladimir Putin, who has been known to disappear for weeks without explanation.But Putin does not work alone....

    Germany to host eastern Ukraine peace talks
    Oct18

    Germany to host eastern Ukraine peace talks

    ​Germany says it will host a meeting on Wednesday between Chancellor Angela Merkel and the presidents of Russia, Ukraine and France to discuss efforts toward peace in eastern Ukraine — their first summit in a year. …read more Source:...

    Kaja Kallas is building her own brand in Brussels
    Oct18

    Kaja Kallas is building her own brand in Brussels

    Many children think that the adult conversations happening at their kitchen table are a fascinating unknown – the impassioned grown-up talk that they are still too young to understand. For Kaja Kallas, those conversations at her kitchen table were creating the country she lives in today. Her father, Siim Kallas, was one of the initiators of...

    Russia's Putin to meet Merkel, Hollande on Oct. 19  – Kremlin
    Oct18

    Russia's Putin to meet Merkel, Hollande on Oct. 19 – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin will head to Berlin on Wednesday to discuss implementation of a peace plan for eastern Ukraine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel invites Putin to Germany
    Oct18

    Merkel invites Putin to Germany

    Meeting on Ukraine conflict comes as relations between Moscow and the west deteriorate …read more Source: Financial...

    From NATO to Islamic State, the US Presidential Candidates’ Foreign Policy Positions
    Oct18

    From NATO to Islamic State, the US Presidential Candidates’ Foreign Policy Positions

    Concerned about the outcome of the U.S. presidential race, the world has been watching closely as Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump tout their plans for handling terrorism and other global issues. A former secretary of state known as a hawk on foreign policy, Clinton says she wants to use “all the tools of power” – from...

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French Leaders to Meet in Berlin
    Oct18

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French Leaders to Meet in Berlin

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will host a meeting with the Russian, Ukrainian and French presidents on Wednesday to discuss efforts toward peace in eastern Ukraine – their first summit in a year, her office said.Merkel invited Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian… …read more Source:...

    Normandy group to meet in Berlin to discuss Ukraine peace deal
    Oct18

    Normandy group to meet in Berlin to discuss Ukraine peace deal

    Normandy group convenes to try and revive Minsk II peace process in Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Clinton Email Server Hit in Cyber Attacks From Russians, Other Hackers
    Oct18

    Clinton Email Server Hit in Cyber Attacks From Russians, Other Hackers

    Hackers from Russia attempted to break in to Hillary Clinton’s private email server although the cyber intrusions did not appear to be successful, according to FBI documents made public Monday. FBI investigators issued a qualified assessment of whether foreign hackers broke into the email server, stating in the heavily redacted report that...

    Ukraine summit set for Wednesday in Berlin
    Oct18

    Ukraine summit set for Wednesday in Berlin

    PARIS: Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine will hold a summit in Berlin on Wednesday to “evaluate the implementation” of the Minsk peace accords for Ukraine, the French presidency said. The summit will also “discuss the next steps in the process towards ending the crisis in eastern Ukraine,” a statement said Tuesday. The meeting between German...