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    Kremlin Paranoia Leads to Escalation in Spy War
    Jul09

    Kremlin Paranoia Leads to Escalation in Spy War

    Within a day of the Russian television channel NTV running footage of the assault on an American citizen by Russian security services just outside the doors of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, the U.S. State Department announced that it had expelled two Russian diplomats and had declared them persona non grata, just a little less than two weeks after...

    Under shadow of Brexit, Nato backing for Afghanistan and war on ISIL
    Jul09

    Under shadow of Brexit, Nato backing for Afghanistan and war on ISIL

    Amid solidarity with Afghanistan, stern discouragement of Russian meddling in the former Soviet bloc and pledges to combat ISIL, Nato last night completed a summit that was truly if unofficially dominated by Brexit.The 28-nation alliance, meeting in the Polish capital of Warsaw with a UAE delegation among the observers, agreed a range of measures...

    Trudeau defends NATO mission, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions
    Jul09

    Trudeau defends NATO mission, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the media following the NATO summit in Warsaw, Poland Saturday July 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld WARSAW, Poland — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government was “extremely enthusiastic” about helping NATO in Eastern Europe, and that a display of force is essential to make sure...

    In good and bad, Europe can count on US, Obama says
    Jul09

    In good and bad, Europe can count on US, Obama says

    WARSAW — NATO leaders on Saturday agreed to face Russia with a mix of deterrence and dialogue, achieving a difficult consensus under U.S. leadership after a two-day summit, characterized by backroom compromise rather than bold conviction. “NATO is sending a clear message that we will defend every ally,” President Barack Obama said at the...

    Trudeau defends NATO force, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions
    Jul09

    Trudeau defends NATO force, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions

    WARSAW, Poland — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government was “extremely enthusiastic” about helping NATO in Eastern Europe, and that a display of force is essential to make sure Russia understands the alliance is united in opposing its “illegitimate” actions. Trudeau was speaking at the end of a two-day summit in...

    Barack Obama says Europe can ‘always’ count on US
    Jul09

    Barack Obama says Europe can ‘always’ count on US

    President Barack Obama on Saturday said that whatever the circumstances, European allies in NATO would always be able to rely on the United States. “In good times, and in bad, Europe can count on the United States. Always,” Obama said at the close of a two-day NATO summit in Warsaw which approved the alliance’s biggest military...

    Canada steps up with a new NATO commitment
    Jul09

    Canada steps up with a new NATO commitment

    A Canadian soldier sends the signal to begin the simulated attack on a defensive position during a live firing exercise during Operation UNIFIER in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) At the NATO summit in Warsaw on Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Canada will lead the alliance’s new battle...

    Ukraine NATO membership not on agenda: Stoltenberg
    Jul09

    Ukraine NATO membership not on agenda: Stoltenberg

    WARSAW – Ukraine is making good progress in reforms to bring it into line with NATO norms but membership is not on the agenda for now, secretary general Jens Stoltenberg said Saturday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Syria calls on the UN to condemn terrorist attacks in Aleppo and take punitive measures against terrorists’ supporters
    Jul09

    Syria calls on the UN to condemn terrorist attacks in Aleppo and take punitive measures against terrorists’ supporters

    Damascus, SANA – Syria stressed that the continuing terrorist attacks on residential neighborhoods in Aleppo city is proof of the hypocrisy of the countries that claim to be combating terrorism, and also constitute evidence of the lack of seriousness of countries such as France and Britain in combating terrorism. In two identical letters sent by...

    NATO wraps up Warsaw summit, condemns Russia’s annexation of Crimea
    Jul09

    NATO wraps up Warsaw summit, condemns Russia’s annexation of Crimea

    NATO leaders on Saturday wrapped up a summit in Warsaw by approving an aid package for Ukraine and declaring they “do not – and will not – recognise Russia’s illegal and illegitimate annexation of Crimea” in 2014. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...