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    Poland to create park for Soviet-era statues
    Jun28

    Poland to create park for Soviet-era statues

    WARSAW: Poland said Tuesday it would create a park for more than 200 Soviet-era statues and Red Army monuments scattered across the country that symbolize its decades-long communist era domination by Moscow. “There’s no reason to glorify monuments devoted to the memory of the Red Army which twice invaded Poland (WWI, WWII) and is...

    Christian-funded group brings 1st large group of French immigrants to Israel
    Jun28

    Christian-funded group brings 1st large group of French immigrants to Israel

    PARIS (JTA) — A major Israeli philanthropic group with Christian funding brought its first large group of French Jewish immigrants to Israel. The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, which has an annual budget of over $100 million, put the 83 new immigrants on two airplanes Monday in Paris, following a ceremony led by the...

    NATO, Partners Begin ‘Rapid Trident’ Exercises In Ukraine
    Jun28

    NATO, Partners Begin ‘Rapid Trident’ Exercises In Ukraine

    An annual NATO-led training exercise has kicked off in western Ukraine near the Polish border. The 16th edition of the “Rapid Trident” exercise brings together troops from 11 countries, including NATO members such as the United States, Canada, Britain and Turkey. It also includes non-NATO countries in the alliance’s Partnership...

    9th Investment Forum
    Jun28

    9th Investment Forum

    This year edition of the Investment Forum has been its 9th edition. The following topics: how to support innovative solutions, what is the importance of technology in business development, how energy sector and science create the technology of the future – these were the leading topics of 9. Investment Forum in Tarnów The Investment Forum was...

    The eastern weakness for a ‘political savior’
    Jun28

    The eastern weakness for a ‘political savior’

    KIEV, Ukraine — When Nadiya Savchenko, Putin’s most famous political prisoner, stepped foot on Ukrainian soil for the first time in two years, she was overwhelmed by the media frenzy. “Back off!” she snapped at the horde of reporters circling her like prey, just minutes after she landed at Kiev airport. The country is hungry for its next...

    EU global strategy: ‘We must be ready to go beyond NATO’
    Jun28

    EU global strategy: ‘We must be ready to go beyond NATO’

    Europe must be able to develop its own military autonomy by going beyond NATO, says a new foreign policy and security proposal to be presented Tuesday to European leaders. “When it comes to collective defense, NATO remains the primary framework for most member states” but “as Europeans we must take greater responsibility for our security,” states...

    The Morning Vertical, June 28, 2016
    Jun28

    The Morning Vertical, June 28, 2016

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

    Russian agents accused of ‘harassing’ US officials
    Jun28

    Russian agents accused of ‘harassing’ US officials

    Credits SERGEI KARPUKHIN/AFP/Getty Alt Text President Vladimir Putin Diplomats claim their homes have been broken into and that they and relatives have been followed One-Minute Read Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – 10:45am …read more Source: The...

    Brexit casts doubt over new EU and NATO defense strategy
    Jun28

    Brexit casts doubt over new EU and NATO defense strategy

    Britain’s departure from the European Union risks undermining Europe’s new defense strategy, days before NATO and EU governments sign a landmark pact to confront a range of threats from Russia to the Mediterranean, officials say.The European Union and the United States plan to use two separate EU and NATO summits in the coming days to...

    Brexit casts doubt over new EU and NATO defence strategy
    Jun28

    Brexit casts doubt over new EU and NATO defence strategy

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg chairs a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, June 14, 2016. REUTERS BRUSSELS: Britain’s departure from the European Union risks undermining Europe’s new defence strategy, days before NATO and EU governments sign a landmark pact to confront a range of...