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    What Brexit Means for the European Union’s Future
    Jun28

    What Brexit Means for the European Union’s Future

    Britain’s decision to leave the European Union could inspire other disaffected nations to consider a way out unless the bloc responds to anxiety across the continent over jobs, immigration, and globalization. While experts say an all-out breakup of the European Union is far-fetched, countries both successful (like Sweden) and struggling...

    Brexit Leader Nigel Farage: Putin ‘Behaved in a More Statesmanlike Manner Than’ Obama Following EU Vote

    Nigel Farage, leader of the U.K.’s Independence Party and Brexit figurehead, blasted President Barack Obama Monday, saying Russian President Vladimir Putin was more “statesmanlike” than the U.S. leader following the EU referendum. Fox News host Trish Regan asked Farage how the U.K., which voted to abandon the EU late last week, plans tackle...

    Italy breaks jinx to end Spain’s European reign
    Jun28

    Italy breaks jinx to end Spain’s European reign

    PARIS — Italy broke a 22-year hoodoo to end Spain’s bid for a record third successive European title with a deserved 2-0 win over familiar foes in an absorbing last 16 clash between the two heavyweights at Euro 2016 on Monday. Italy triumphed with goals from Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle and will face Germany in the quarterfinals....

    Cambodia Threatens to Halt Pay for Lawmakers Boycotting Parliament
    Jun27

    Cambodia Threatens to Halt Pay for Lawmakers Boycotting Parliament

    The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) is taking direct aim at the pocketbooks of opposition lawmakers as it appears to be opening a new front in the nation’s ongoing political battle. On Monday the National Assembly’s powerful 13-person standing committee ordered the First Commission on Economics, Finance, Banking and...

    Italy break jinx to end Spain’s long European reign
    Jun27

    Italy break jinx to end Spain’s long European reign

    Italy knock out holders Spain in round of 16 Chiellini and Pelle score in 2-0 victory Italy will face Germany in quarter-finals Italy team pose for a photo prior to their Euro 2016 Round of 16 soccer match against Spain at Stade de France, Saint-Denis near Paris, in France, on Monday, June 27, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Italy broke a 22-year...

    U.S. Ambassador To Russia: NATO ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ In History
    Jun27

    U.S. Ambassador To Russia: NATO ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ In History

    The U.S. ambassador to Russia has tried to allay Moscow’s concerns about NATO’s intentions ahead of a crucial summit next week while offering an impassioned defense of the alliance, which he says has been forced to respond to Kremlin aggression in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    #Brexit could undermine EU-NATO defence strategy
    Jun27

    #Brexit could undermine EU-NATO defence strategy

    Britain’s departure from the EU risks undermining Europe’s new defence strategy, officials say. ||| Brussels – Britain’s departure from the European Union risks undermining Europe’s new defence strategy, days before NATO and EU governments sign a landmark pact to confront a range of threats from Russia to the...

    Russian Military Tests Readiness With Snap Inspections
    Jun27

    Russian Military Tests Readiness With Snap Inspections

    Russia recently wrapped up nine days of inspections of its military forces in order to judge their readiness. Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered the inspections, which lasted from June 14 to 22. The surprise inspections involved all four of Russia’s military districts, with the focus on command and control structures as...

    Baku hosts discussions on NATO’s role in ensuring security in region
    Jun27

    Baku hosts discussions on NATO’s role in ensuring security in region

    Students from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Germany, Iran, Poland, Israel, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine are taking part in the event. …read more Source:...

    Syria’s HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track
    Jun27

    Syria’s HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track

    Syria’s main opposition group said on Monday the European Union should impose targeted sanctions on Russian companies supporting the war in Syria as it sought to consolidate its position before a potential new round of peace talks in Geneva next month. …read more Source: Channel...