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    G7 vows growth efforts as Japan’s Abe warns of global crisis
    May27

    G7 vows growth efforts as Japan’s Abe warns of global crisis

    The Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on Friday to seek strong global growth, while papering over differences on currencies and stimulus policies and expressing concern over North Korea, Russia and maritime disputes involving China. G7 leaders wrapped up a summit in central Japan vowing to use “all policy tools” to boost demand and ease...

    Nadiya Savchenko Ready to Run for President of Ukraine
    May27

    Nadiya Savchenko Ready to Run for President of Ukraine

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who was released by Russia earlier this week, has announced she is willing to run for president “if needed.” Savchenko spent nearly two years in Russian detention under allegations that she was complicit in the killing of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine in 2014. She denied the charges and accused...

    Released Ukrainian prisoner Savchenko says she’s ready to be president
    May27

    Released Ukrainian prisoner Savchenko says she’s ready to be president

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, May 27 (UPI) — Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian military pilot recently released from Russian captivity, said she would be prepared to serve as president if elected. …read more Source: United Press...

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it
    May27

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it

    Nadezhda Savchenko, a pilot who returned to a hero’s welcome in Ukraine after two years in Russian custody, declared Friday she would run for president if that’s what Ukrainians wanted. …read more Source: CTV...

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it
    May27

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it

    MOSCOW (AP) — Nadezhda Savchenko, a pilot who returned to a hero’s welcome in Ukraine after two years in Russian custody, declared Friday she… …read more Source:...

    G7 says ‘concerned’ by East, South China seas situation
    May27

    G7 says ‘concerned’ by East, South China seas situation

    ISE-SHIMA, Japan: Rising maritime tensions in Asia are a cause for concern and disputes should be resolved legally and peacefully, the leaders of the Group of Seven advanced democracies said Friday. Though no individual countries were mentioned, the contents of their declaration at the close of an annual summit appeared to be directed at China....

    Germany says Russia sanctions could be lifted if progress made on Ukraine
    May27

    Germany says Russia sanctions could be lifted if progress made on Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany would back the gradual lifting of European Union sanctions against Russia if there is progress in implementing the Minsk peace agreement to end the conflict in east Ukraine, a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, May 27, 2016
    May27

    The Morning Vertical, May 27, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German In the loop May 27: Wolfgang Ischinger über die Zukunft des transatlantischen Verhältnisses
    May27

    German In the loop May 27: Wolfgang Ischinger über die Zukunft des transatlantischen Verhältnisses

    “Natürlich müssen wir mit Russland reden — dass ist, was man bei uns Realpolitik nennt,” sagt Wolfgang Ischinger, eine Koryphäe der europäischen Diplomatie und Leiter der Münchner Sicherheitskonferenz. Vor dem NATO-Gipfel in Warschau im Juli ist Ischinger bei In the Loop zu Gast, dem deutschsprachigen Podcast von POLITICO. Der ehemalige...

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Other Hostages
    May27

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Other Hostages

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...