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    Complete text of U.S. President Barack Obama’s speech to House of Commons
    Jun30

    Complete text of U.S. President Barack Obama’s speech to House of Commons

    OTTAWA — Mr. Prime Minister, Mr. Speaker, members of the House, members of the Senate, distinguished guests, people of Canada, thank you for this extraordinary welcome, which tempts me to just shut up and leave. Because it can’t get any better than this. Obviously, I’m grateful for the warm welcome. I’m extraordinarily grateful...

    Russia vows to counter Nato build-up
    Jun30

    Russia vows to counter Nato build-up

    MOSCOW: Russia’s defence minister on Wednesday rebuked Nato for bolstering its military presence in eastern Europe and vowed Moscow will take countermeasures. “The US and other Nato members continue to build their military potential, first and foremost in countries neighbouring Russia,” defence minister Sergei Shoigu was quoted as saying by...

    Terror strikes Turkey
    Jun30

    Terror strikes Turkey

    Relatives of one of the victims of the blast at Istanbul Ataturk Airport mourn in front of a morgue in Istanbul on Wednesday. — ReutersIstanbul — Five Saudis were among 13 foreigners killed in a triple suicide bombing at Istanbul’s international airport, a Turkish official said. A total of 41 people were killed and 239 injured. The city...

    Ronaldo may test Poles’ defense
    Jun30

    Ronaldo may test Poles’ defense

    MARSEILLE — Poland has an impressive defensive record at Euro 2016 but standing in its way to a semifinal spot is arguably one of sport’s greatest-ever athletes, Cristiano Ronaldo. The monstrous Polish center back pairing of Michal Pazdan and Kamil Glik face their toughest challenge yet when they come up against Portugal in the last-eight...

    Istanbul attack victims reflect city’s international nature
    Jun30

    Istanbul attack victims reflect city’s international nature

    Among those killed were people from Iraq, China, Tunisia and Ukraine …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russia Seeks to Reassure Over Brexit Volatility
    Jun29

    Russia Seeks to Reassure Over Brexit Volatility

    As Britain and Europe struggle to come to terms with the British vote in favor of leaving the European Union, financial markets are roiling across the globe, including in Russia. Even before the vote for a British EU exit, the head of Russia’s largest bank, Sberbank, warned that the country’s economic recovery would be at risk and...

    Russia agrees to talks with Nato after Warsaw summit
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with Nato after Warsaw summit

    PARIS: Moscow has agreed to a Russia-Nato council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. Nato held its first formal meeting with Russia’s envoy to the alliance in almost two years in...

    French FM Says Russia Agrees To NATO Talks After Summit
    Jun29

    French FM Says Russia Agrees To NATO Talks After Summit

    French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says Russia has agreed to hold a Russia-NATO Council meeting after the alliance holds its July Warsaw summit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Designates Cyber as Official Domain for Warfare
    Jun29

    NATO Designates Cyber as Official Domain for Warfare

    While the claim that hackers linked to the Russian government hacked the Democratic National Committee to steal research on GOP candidates certainly grabbed headlines, a more important story on cyberspace was unfolding in Brussels. In a press conference on June 14, NATO Allied ministers formally agreed to include cyber operations in its war...

    5 Poland players to watch
    Jun29

    5 Poland players to watch

    Poland is facing Portugal in a European Championship quarterfinal on Thursday. Here are five Poland players to watch: ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI The star striker is making headlines for the wrong reasons in France. After scoring 13 times in qualification — more than any other player in the competition — Lewandowski is goalless at Euro 2016. The Bayern...