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    Nato, Russia to meet after alliance troop boost
    Jul14

    Nato, Russia to meet after alliance troop boost

    Brussels: Nato and Russia on Wednesday hold their first talks since the alliance agreed at a summit in Warsaw to beef up its presence in eastern Europe because of fears over the Kremlin’s expansionism. The meeting between ambassadors from the 28-nation alliance and Russia is the first since April and just the second since 2014, when the...

    Trudeau schooled in Canada’s military obligations during tour of Eastern Europe
    Jul14

    Trudeau schooled in Canada’s military obligations during tour of Eastern Europe

    Canada’s unlikely Cold War warrior received an intense schooling in international security issues at the recent NATO summit in Warsaw and during this week’s visit to Ukraine. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is a passionate advocate for a gentler world. He wants Canada to be a force for peace and change. But nasty global realities...

    Ukraine’s Sentsov ‘Victim Of Vindictive System,’ Says European Filmmaker
    Jul14

    Ukraine’s Sentsov ‘Victim Of Vindictive System,’ Says European Filmmaker

    Russia’s politically charged imprisonment of Crimean film director Oleh Sentsov has outraged critics as a perceived effort to suppress dissent on the Ukrainian peninsula following its forceful annexat …read more Source: Big News...

    NATO-Russia talks ‘not a meeting of the minds,’ says alliance chief
    Jul13

    NATO-Russia talks ‘not a meeting of the minds,’ says alliance chief

    Talks between NATO and Russia in Warsaw on Wednesday were “an important opportunity to clarify our position,” the alliance’s secretary-general said. Jens Stoltenberg said they discussed a range of issues at the rare talks, including the Ukraine crisis and the stationing of NATO troops in the Baltic states and in Poland. But he cautioned...

    NATO-Russia Hybrid War will be Launched on the Very Territory, where New NATO Forces will Appear: Vitali Portnikov
    Jul13

    NATO-Russia Hybrid War will be Launched on the Very Territory, where New NATO Forces will Appear: Vitali Portnikov

    “NATO doesn’t properly assess Putin’s reflection like it used to. Baltic countries and Poland may become other fronts of hybrid war, as Ukraine is not Putin’s goal,” Vitali Portnikov, Ukrainian analyst wrote in his article published on glavnoe.ua, concluding the results of NATO Summit. According to him Ukrainian observers,...

    Ukrainian President visits Azerbaijan
    Jul13

    Ukrainian President visits Azerbaijan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has today arrived in Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as Chancellor
    Jul13

    New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as Chancellor

    Philip Hammond, who until earlier on Wednesday was Britain’s Foreign Secretary, has succeeded George Osborne as Chancellor in the government being formed by new Prime Minister Theresa May to take Britain out of the European Union. Osborne – Chancellor since 2010 and a close ally of David Cameron who formally stepped down as prime minister...

    Can NATO Defend the Baltics?
    Jul13

    Can NATO Defend the Baltics?

    The Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania occupy a special place in Russian foreign-policy thinking and practice. The only post-Soviet states to secure NATO and EU membership, they are regular whipping boys of the Russian Foreign Ministry for alleged discrimination against ethnic Russians and supposed glorification of fascism. In public...

    Does Canada’s decision to cut off Ukraine from satellite data show a shift in relations?
    Jul13

    Does Canada’s decision to cut off Ukraine from satellite data show a shift in relations?

    The federal government has confirmed Canada is no longer providing the Ukrainian military access to satellite imagery used for high-resolution surveillance, which one expert says is a sign of a possible shift in Canada-Ukraine relations. In 2015, the Harper government revealed it was sharing information from Canada’s RADARSAT-2 with the...

    Moldova Whistleblower Exposes ‘Bank Robbery of the Century,’ Raises IMF Questions
    Jul13

    Moldova Whistleblower Exposes ‘Bank Robbery of the Century,’ Raises IMF Questions

    As the West develops its strategy to deal with a resurgent Russia, more must be done to focus on the so-called gray areas lying between the Euro-Atlantic community and Russia: Georgia, Ukraine, and Moldova. These countries, while not in NATO or the EU, strive to join these organizations someday. Russia is doing all it can to prevent this from...