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    Battle lines drawn as Britain squares up for EU vote
    Apr15

    Battle lines drawn as Britain squares up for EU vote

    LONDON: Campaigning in Britain’s Brexit referendum officially begins on Friday, ten weeks ahead of a vote that will hand Britons their first chance to have their say on Europe since 1975. With opinion polls suggesting the British public are deeply divided on whether to stay in the EU, the Leave campaign’s biggest name—charismatic...

    Obama heads to Riyadh for talks on Islamic State, defense
    Apr15

    Obama heads to Riyadh for talks on Islamic State, defense

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Ash Carter will talk next week with leaders in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries about the fight against Islamic State militants and other defense issues, a White House official said on Thursday.The United States and its Gulf partners have had differences over how...

    US complains to Russia over jet buzzing US warship
    Apr15

    US complains to Russia over jet buzzing US warship

    WASHINGTON (Agencies) – The US has raised concerns directly with Moscow after Russian military jets flew close by a US Navy destroyer, the White House said Thursday.An American military defense attach in Russia has raised an official complaint with the Kremlin over the incident, which US officials have called a provocative violation of...

    Ukranian president taps Jew to become PM
    Apr15

    Ukranian president taps Jew to become PM

    Jewish politician Vlodymir Groysman will form the next government in Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Vladimir Putin Calls Panama Papers a U.S. ‘Provocation’
    Apr15

    Vladimir Putin Calls Panama Papers a U.S. ‘Provocation’

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Vladimir Putin on Thursday dismissed media reports that billions of dollars in Panama offshore accounts might be linked to him as a U.S.-backed “provocation”, as he told ordinary Russians that the country’s economic crisis will ease next year. The leak of confidential documents from a Panamanian law firm...

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock
    Apr15

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock

    KIEV: Ukraine’s parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister on Thursday in the biggest political shakeup since a 2014 uprising brought in a pro-Western leadership. President Petro Poroshenko hopes the… …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian parliament approves new cabinet
    Apr15

    Ukrainian parliament approves new cabinet

    The Ukrainian parliament approved the formation of a new cabinet on Thursday following a replacement of the prime minister. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-04/15/c_135279509.htm target=_blank title="Ukrainian parliament approves new cabinet”...

    Ukraine’s Parliament approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as new prime minister
    Apr15

    Ukraine’s Parliament approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as new prime minister

    In Ukraine’s most sweeping political reshuffle since its revolution two years ago, Parliament has voted to seat a close ally of the president as prime minister and handed critical ministerial posts to presidential staff members. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    GAGGED: Brussels tells Dutch MPs they CAN’T debate referendum result as it may fuel Brexit
    Apr15

    GAGGED: Brussels tells Dutch MPs they CAN’T debate referendum result as it may fuel Brexit

    BRUSSELS has effectively banned Dutch MPs from discussing their country’s historic referendum result because it is exposing the EU’s undemocratic core and boosting calls for a Brexit. …read more Source:...

    Daily reality of Ukraine’s ‘frozen war’
    Apr15

    Daily reality of Ukraine’s ‘frozen war’

    Life on the front line in eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...