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    German Minister Urges New Arms Control Pact With Russia
    Aug26

    German Minister Urges New Arms Control Pact With Russia

    Germany’s foreign minister has called for a new arms control deal with Moscow to avoid an escalation of tensions in Europe, where intensified military exercises by Russia and NATO have raised concerns that a war could inadvertently be triggered. In an apparent reference to Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine,...

    The European Union And Why Legalism Destroys Multilateralism
    Aug26

    The European Union And Why Legalism Destroys Multilateralism

    By Christina Hambleton, Denison University The Brexit debate in the United Kingdom is only the most recent of a number of threats to the European Union’s integrity. Commenters increasingly frame these threats as xenophobia brought on by economic distress, phobic reactions to terrorism, and refugee flows. In the case of the UK, they also...

    Russia’s New Education Minister Gives Stalin a Nod
    Aug26

    Russia’s New Education Minister Gives Stalin a Nod

    President Vladimir Putin’s choice of Olga Vasilyeva as Russia’s education and science minister is proving to be one of his more controversial cabinet appointments, at least for the country’s human rights activists and some representatives of religious minorities. Vasilyeva, historian of the Russian Orthodox Church, wrote her...

    Russia holds large-scale snap military exercises
    Aug26

    Russia holds large-scale snap military exercises

    Russian military forces have launched large snap military drills in areas bordering Ukraine and the Baltic states. …read more Source:...

    Russia Holds Snap Military Exercises, Deepening Neighbors’ Alarm
    Aug26

    Russia Holds Snap Military Exercises, Deepening Neighbors’ Alarm

    Russian President Vladimir Putin announced large-scale snap military exercises on land and in the Black and Caspian seas, increasing worries in Ukraine and other Western neighbors about Moscow’s inten …read more Source: Big News...

    Guardiola returns to Barcelona with City in Champions League
    Aug26

    Guardiola returns to Barcelona with City in Champions League

    Manchester City’s new coach Pep Guardiola will be heading back to Barcelona after the Premier League club was pitted against his former team in the Champions League draw on Thursday. Guardiola, who also spent most of his playing career at the Catalan club, steered Barcelona to two Champions League titles as well as a number of other...

    Stephen Harper awarded one of Ukraine’s top honours
    Aug25

    Stephen Harper awarded one of Ukraine’s top honours

    The former prime minister was granted the Order of Liberty, which recognizes contributions towards strengthening Ukraine’s sovereignty. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Former prime minister Stephen Harper awarded one of Ukraine’s top honours
    Aug25

    Former prime minister Stephen Harper awarded one of Ukraine’s top honours

    Former prime minister Stephen Harper has been awarded one of Ukraine’s highest honours. Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko granted the Order of Liberty to Harper to mark the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence this week. Past recipients of the award, which recognizes contributions towards strengthening Ukraine’s...

    Presidents Duda and Poroshenko appeal to international community on Russia’s aggression
    Aug25

    Presidents Duda and Poroshenko appeal to international community on Russia’s aggression

    On August 24, President of Poland Andrzej Duda along with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to the international community to step up efforts to stop Russia’s aggression against Ukraine. “We appeal to the international community to increase efforts, including a policy of sanctions against the aggressor, in order to restore...

    The Radical Anti-Conservatism of Stephen Bannon
    Aug25

    The Radical Anti-Conservatism of Stephen Bannon

    Stephen Bannon, who recently took over as Donald Trump’s campaign manager, once gave an interview, while promoting his 2010 film, “Fire From the Heartland: the Awakening of the Conservative Woman,” where he argued that Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, and Ann Coulter pose an existential threat to the left.“These women cut to the heart of the...