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    Kazakhstan Continues Multi-Vector Foreign Policy in Conflict Resolution around the World
    Jul07

    Kazakhstan Continues Multi-Vector Foreign Policy in Conflict Resolution around the World

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. We have all experienced how uncomfortable it can be when mutual friends are in conflict. No matter how trivial the dispute, life becomes more difficult as you yourself get stuck in the middle between people you like and respect. The best you can do is try to...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine ahead of NATO summit
    Jul07

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine ahead of NATO summit

    President Barack Obama spoke over the phone with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the situation in Syria and Ukraine, ahead of the NATO Summit. Ahead of the NATO summit, President Barack Obama spoke over the phone with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the situation in Syria and Ukraine, in addition to IS, the White House said...

    Obama to travel to Poland, Spain to attend NATO Summit
    Jul07

    Obama to travel to Poland, Spain to attend NATO Summit

    In addition to attending the NATO Summit at Warsaw in Poland, Obama would also meet the Ukrainian president along with leaders of the UK, Germany, France, and Italy. US President Barack Obama heads to Europe this week, possibly his last European visit, that would take him to Poland and Spain where he would attend the NATO summit and hold meetings...

    EU Rejects Changes In Ukraine Association Pact For Dutch Voters
    Jul07

    EU Rejects Changes In Ukraine Association Pact For Dutch Voters

    The European Union will not make any changes in its association agreement with Ukraine to address Dutch voters’ concerns, but may issue a declaration clarifying that the agreement brings Ukraine no closer to membership, EU diplomats said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Head Applauds Canada’s Decision to Join Effort in Eastern Europe
    Jul07

    NATO Head Applauds Canada’s Decision to Join Effort in Eastern Europe

    OTTAWA—The head of NATO has praised Canada for agreeing to take a leadership role in the standoff with Russia, even as new figures show Canadian defence spending has fallen to record lows. Ottawa announced last week that Canada would join Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States in leading a 4,000-strong NATO force in Eastern Europe....

    Three astronauts blast off for ISS in upgraded Soyuz craft
    Jul07

    Three astronauts blast off for ISS in upgraded Soyuz craft

    BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan: Three astronauts blasted off into the early morning sky in an upgraded Soyuz spacecraft from Russia’s Baikonur cosmodrome Thursday, heading towards the International Space Station. First-time astronauts Kathleen Rubins of NASA and Takuya Onishi of the Japanese space agency set off for a four-month mission at the ISS...

    Ukraine calls on Kazakhstan to demand cancelling of good transit barriers from Russia
    Jul07

    Ukraine calls on Kazakhstan to demand cancelling of good transit barriers from Russia

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Soviet-style youth squads make comeback in eastern Ukraine
    Jul07

    Soviet-style youth squads make comeback in eastern Ukraine

    In the self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic, training for war starts young. …read more Source: USA...

    How to Fix NATO’s Chronic Burden-Sharing Problem
    Jul07

    How to Fix NATO’s Chronic Burden-Sharing Problem

    Jeffrey P. Bialos Security, Europe The Warsaw summit is only a beginning. This week’s NATO Summit in Warsaw, held in the shadow of the United Kingdom’s sobering “Brexit” vote to exit the European Union, the highly charged American presidential campaign, and continuing Russian provocations in Ukraine and the Baltic, highlights both the...

    Brexit Is a Mixed Bag for Russia
    Jul07

    Brexit Is a Mixed Bag for Russia

    Thomas E. Graham Politics, Europe Putin is neither rubbing his hands with glee nor wringing them in anguish. If Brexit is a loss for the West, it must be a win for Russia, right? Western commentators, including Prime Minister David Cameron, have said as much, engaging in the very zero-sum thinking of which they routinely accuse the Kremlin. Is it...