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    New ceasefire in Ukraine’s war-torn east
    Jun24

    New ceasefire in Ukraine’s war-torn east

    Ukraine’s warring sides have agreed on a new ceasefire deal to go into effect in the country’s war-torn east on June 24. …read more Source:...

    Donetsk Militia Registers Multiple ‘Harvest Truce’ Breaches by Ukrainian Troops
    Jun24

    Donetsk Militia Registers Multiple ‘Harvest Truce’ Breaches by Ukrainian Troops

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — The truce, which was expected to last from June 24 until the end of August, was also violated twice near the city of Horlivka, north of the regional capital Donetsk. There were no immediate reports of casualties, the source said. “The ‘regime of calm’ has been violated seven times as of 2:00 a.m. [23:00GMT], twice in the...

    French MPs Hope to Form Sister City Ties Between Crimea, South France
    Jun24

    French MPs Hope to Form Sister City Ties Between Crimea, South France

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — French parliamentarians discussed on Friday the prospects of establishing parliamentary relations between the towns and cities of Crimea and those in the south of France with Russian lawmaker and former Prosecutor General of the Republic of Crimea Natalia Poklonskaya, a member of French delegation said. “We would like that the...

    Russia has been testing cyberwarfare techniques on Ukraine since 2014. What’s next?
    Jun24

    Russia has been testing cyberwarfare techniques on Ukraine since 2014. What’s next?

    The World spoke with Wired reporter Andy Greenberg, who found that Russia has been using Ukraine as a testing ground for its cyberwarfare techniques since 2014. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Macron puts national security at heart of foreign policy
    Jun24

    Macron puts national security at heart of foreign policy

    President Emmanuel Macron is starting to realign France’s foreign policy, setting out plans to be less interventionist in conflicts abroad and putting his country’s national security at the heart of diplomacy.When Macron, 39, took office just over a month ago, he was widely expected to put the emphasis on continuity in foreign policy,...

    Week 22 in Trump’s America: “I just don’t want a poor person”
    Jun24

    Week 22 in Trump’s America: “I just don’t want a poor person”

    To get this weekly Trump update sent to your inbox, subscribe here. Week 22 in one sentence: President Trump rescinded two Obama-era initiatives intended to protect undocumented parents and family members of U.S. citizens and expand an original program that allows certain people who came to the U.S. illegally as children to stay and work in the...

    Politics: ‘Her hubby is running a Ponzi scheme’: The FBI is probing Paul Manafort’s business dealings with his son-in-law
    Jun23

    Politics: ‘Her hubby is running a Ponzi scheme’: The FBI is probing Paul Manafort’s business dealings with his son-in-law

    President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, poured millions of dollars into real-estate deals brokered by his son-in-law, Jeff Yohai. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, poured millions of dollars into real-estate deals brokered by his son-in-law, Jeff Yohai. Those investments came...

    Analysts: Russia’s Military Threats Mainly Bluster, but Conflict Risk Rising
    Jun23

    Analysts: Russia’s Military Threats Mainly Bluster, but Conflict Risk Rising

    A series of close encounters this month over the Baltic Sea and U.S. shoot-downs of Russian allies’ aircraft in Syria have triggered concerns among defense analysts that any direct incident between Russia and the United States, even if accidental, could quickly spiral out of control. Reports say a Russian fighter jet and a U.S. spy plane on...

    EU Tackles Pressing Issues at First Summit Since Brexit Talks
    Jun23

    EU Tackles Pressing Issues at First Summit Since Brexit Talks

    On the first anniversary of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, leaders from the bloc Friday concluded a summit in Brussels with questions about the residency rights of EU citizens in Britain once it exits the regional grouping. Addressing the bloc this week, British Prime Minister Theresa May discussed the fate of the 3 million...

    5 things Trump did while you weren’t looking: Week 3
    Jun23

    5 things Trump did while you weren’t looking: Week 3

    The White House declared it “Tech Week,” inviting a group of CEO’s to repair the administration’s somewhat rocky relationship to the innovation industries. But for all intents and purposes, this turned out to be Healthcare Week in Washington.The Senate GOP’s healthcare bill dropped with a bang on Thursday, drafted so secretly...