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    Trudeau defends NATO mission, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions
    Jul09

    Trudeau defends NATO mission, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the media following the NATO summit in Warsaw, Poland Saturday July 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld WARSAW, Poland — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government was “extremely enthusiastic” about helping NATO in Eastern Europe, and that a display of force is essential to make sure...

    In good and bad, Europe can count on US, Obama says
    Jul09

    In good and bad, Europe can count on US, Obama says

    WARSAW — NATO leaders on Saturday agreed to face Russia with a mix of deterrence and dialogue, achieving a difficult consensus under U.S. leadership after a two-day summit, characterized by backroom compromise rather than bold conviction. “NATO is sending a clear message that we will defend every ally,” President Barack Obama said at the...

    Trudeau defends NATO force, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions
    Jul09

    Trudeau defends NATO force, slams Russia’s ‘illegitimate’ actions

    WARSAW, Poland — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government was “extremely enthusiastic” about helping NATO in Eastern Europe, and that a display of force is essential to make sure Russia understands the alliance is united in opposing its “illegitimate” actions. Trudeau was speaking at the end of a two-day summit in...

    Barack Obama says Europe can ‘always’ count on US
    Jul09

    Barack Obama says Europe can ‘always’ count on US

    President Barack Obama on Saturday said that whatever the circumstances, European allies in NATO would always be able to rely on the United States. “In good times, and in bad, Europe can count on the United States. Always,” Obama said at the close of a two-day NATO summit in Warsaw which approved the alliance’s biggest military...

    Canada steps up with a new NATO commitment
    Jul09

    Canada steps up with a new NATO commitment

    A Canadian soldier sends the signal to begin the simulated attack on a defensive position during a live firing exercise during Operation UNIFIER in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) At the NATO summit in Warsaw on Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Canada will lead the alliance’s new battle...

    Ukraine NATO membership not on agenda: Stoltenberg
    Jul09

    Ukraine NATO membership not on agenda: Stoltenberg

    WARSAW – Ukraine is making good progress in reforms to bring it into line with NATO norms but membership is not on the agenda for now, secretary general Jens Stoltenberg said Saturday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Syria calls on the UN to condemn terrorist attacks in Aleppo and take punitive measures against terrorists’ supporters
    Jul09

    Syria calls on the UN to condemn terrorist attacks in Aleppo and take punitive measures against terrorists’ supporters

    Damascus, SANA – Syria stressed that the continuing terrorist attacks on residential neighborhoods in Aleppo city is proof of the hypocrisy of the countries that claim to be combating terrorism, and also constitute evidence of the lack of seriousness of countries such as France and Britain in combating terrorism. In two identical letters sent by...

    NATO wraps up Warsaw summit, condemns Russia’s annexation of Crimea
    Jul09

    NATO wraps up Warsaw summit, condemns Russia’s annexation of Crimea

    NATO leaders on Saturday wrapped up a summit in Warsaw by approving an aid package for Ukraine and declaring they “do not – and will not – recognise Russia’s illegal and illegitimate annexation of Crimea” in 2014. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Russia expels two US diplomats in tit-for-tat move
    Jul09

    Russia expels two US diplomats in tit-for-tat move

    Moscow on Saturday said it had expelled two US diplomats in a retaliatory move after Washington turfed out two Russian officials over an attack on an embassy worker last month. “After their unfriendly step two employees of the United States embassy had to leave Moscow,” Russia’s deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said. “They were...

    Latvian mission to include frigate, six CF-18: Trudeau
    Jul09

    Latvian mission to include frigate, six CF-18: Trudeau

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures to photographers as he speaks with Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis between sessions at the NATO summit in Warsaw, Poland Saturday July 9, 2016. Trudeau says the Canadian mission to Latvia represents the country’s largest military presence in Europe in more than a decade, and that the Canadian...