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    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism
    Mar31

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Still reeling from attacks in Brussels and Paris, world leaders are wrestling this week with the chilling prospect of the Islamic State group or other extremists unleashing a nuclear attack on a major city.Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the central focus as President Barack Obama hosts leaders...

    Nazarbayev calls on for resolution of situation with EU sanctions against Russia
    Mar31

    Nazarbayev calls on for resolution of situation with EU sanctions against Russia

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    [Ticker] Referendum is really about EU, Dutch campaigner admits
    Mar31

    [Ticker] Referendum is really about EU, Dutch campaigner admits

    One of the key groups that triggered the Dutch referendum on the EU-Ukraine association agreement only did it “to create tensions between the Netherlands and the EU”, chairman Arjan van Dixhoorn of Burgercomite EU told newspaper nrc.next. “You have to understand, we don’t care about Ukraine,” he said. …read...

    Saeima condemns Savchenko verdict
    Mar31

    Saeima condemns Savchenko verdict

    On Thursday members of the Latvian parliament adopted the Foreign Affairs Committee declaration condemning the verdict of the Ukrainian air force pilot and Verkhovna Rada deputy Nadiya Savchenko, reported LSM. …read more Source:...

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism
    Mar31

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism

    Still reeling from attacks in Brussels and Paris, world leaders are wrestling this week with the chilling prospect of the Islamic State group or other extremists unleashing a nuclear attack on a major city. Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the central focus as President Barack Obama hosts leaders from roughly 50 countries...

    Ukraine referendum is really about a Nexit, say backers
    Mar31

    Ukraine referendum is really about a Nexit, say backers

    Next week’s referendum on an EU treaty with Ukraine is really about ‘putting pressure on the Dutch relationship with Europe’,… …read more Source:...

    The ‘new Ukraine’ is failing us, LGBT activists say
    Mar31

    The ‘new Ukraine’ is failing us, LGBT activists say

    Gay rights advocate tells Coda Story his community is being ignored by the Ukrainian government as homophobic attacks continueZo­ryan Kis was sit­ting on a bench in the cen­tre of Kiev with his boyfriend on his lap when a group of teenagers came up to them, asked if they were “pa­tri­ots” and doused them in pepper spray.Friends rushed to help but...

    Russian official says no more discount gas for Ukraine
    Mar31

    Russian official says no more discount gas for Ukraine

    The deal to provide Ukraine with discounted gas will expire Friday, the Russian news agency TASS quoted a Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak as saying Thursday. …read more Source: China...

    Nuclear terrorism fears loom over Obama’s final atomic summit
    Mar31

    Nuclear terrorism fears loom over Obama’s final atomic summit

    Just as fears of nuclear terrorism are rising, US President Barack Obama’s drive to lock down vulnerable atomic materials worldwide seems to have lost momentum and could slow further. With less than 10 months left in office to follow through on one of his signature foreign policy initiatives, Obama will convene leaders from more than 50...

    The U.S. Plans To Increase Its Troop Presence in Europe in Response to an ‘Aggressive’ Russia
    Mar31

    The U.S. Plans To Increase Its Troop Presence in Europe in Response to an ‘Aggressive’ Russia

    The U.S. plans to increase its troop presence in Europe with the rotation of an armored brigade “in the wake of an aggressive Russia in Eastern Europe and elsewhere,” the military announced Wednesday. “This Army implementation plan continues to demonstrate our strong and balanced approach to reassuring our NATO allies,” General Philip Breedlove,...