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    Obama Pledges Ukraine Support, Continued Sanctions On Russia
    Jul08

    Obama Pledges Ukraine Support, Continued Sanctions On Russia

    U.S. President Barack Obama said the United States and Europe were united in supporting Ukraine and maintaining sanctions on Russia, ahead of the annual NATO summit in Warsaw. He also said Washington would support European efforts to diversify their energy supplies. (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm vs. Russia despite Brexit fallout
    Jul08

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm vs. Russia despite Brexit fallout

    U.S. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain’s vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the western defense alliance.In an article published in London’s Financial Times newspaper as he arrived for his last summit of...

    Richard Ansett’s best photograph: the baby in Ukraine who unlocked my subconscious
    Jul08

    Richard Ansett’s best photograph: the baby in Ukraine who unlocked my subconscious

    ‘It’s a reference to the fact that I was adopted. You don’t know if the mother’s arm is coming in – or moving away’Five years ago, I was invited to Donetsk in Ukraine for a month-long residency, overseen by my all-time hero Boris Mikhailov. Mother and child is a classic artistic subject, and I wanted to do my own...

    Russian Spy Ship Spotted Near U.S. Navy Drill in Hawaii
    Jul08

    Russian Spy Ship Spotted Near U.S. Navy Drill in Hawaii

    A Russian spy ship has been spotted lurking near U.S. military exercises in Hawaii, the U.S. navy has confirmed. The U.S. navy is currently leading exercises in Hawaiian waters, called Rim of the Pacific, or RIMPAC, however, reports emerged earlier this week that a Russian Navy vessel was approaching the exercises. Pacific Fleet spokesman...

    NATO to Approve Eastern Flank Measures in Warsaw Summit
    Jul08

    NATO to Approve Eastern Flank Measures in Warsaw Summit

    A Summit of NATO members’ heads of state and government begins on Friday, with issues such as security at NATO’s eastern flank and relations with Russia being high on the agenda. Member states will formally approve the deployment of four multinational battalions in Poland and the Baltics. Additionally, a proposal to set up a...

    NATO to Approve Eastern Flank Measures in Warsaw Summit
    Jul08

    NATO to Approve Eastern Flank Measures in Warsaw Summit

    A Summit of NATO members’ heads of state and government begins on Friday, with issues such as security at NATO’s eastern flank and relations with Russia being high on the agenda. Member states will formally approve the deployment of four multinational battalions in Poland and the Baltics. Additionally, a proposal to set up a...

    NATO Summit: British Troops To Be Deployed To Eastern Europe
    Jul08

    NATO Summit: British Troops To Be Deployed To Eastern Europe

    Hundreds of British troops are to be deployed to eastern Europe as part of a show of strength by Nato in the face of an increasingly assertive Russia. At the Nato summit in Warsaw, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron will announce the deployment of a 500-strong battalion to Estonia with a further company of 150 troops to be stationed in Poland “on...

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm against Russia despite Brexit fallout
    Jul08

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm against Russia despite Brexit fallout

    U.S. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain’s vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the western defence alliance. …read more Source: Channel...

    President Barack Obama to huddle with European Union leaders over Brexit
    Jul08

    President Barack Obama to huddle with European Union leaders over Brexit

    President Barack Obama shakes hands with Minister Krzysztof Szczerski, Foreign Policy Adviser to Poland, after arriving at Chopin Airport in Warsaw. President Obama is scheduled to meet other EU leader as well.(Source: AP) President Barack Obama is in Poland to huddle with European Union leaders and discuss how the 28-member body plans to...

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm vs. Russia despite Brexit fallout
    Jul08

    Obama urges NATO to stand firm vs. Russia despite Brexit fallout

    WARSAW (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain’s vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the western defense alliance. …read more Source:...