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    Europeans, Asians battle for UN power seats
    Jun28

    Europeans, Asians battle for UN power seats

    United Nations: Three European countries and two Asian nations are battling for seats on the UN Security Council in elections on Tuesday that are drawing attention to the refugee crisis and human rights. Five non-permanent seats are up for grabs in the vote at the UN General Assembly, but two are all but decided.Ethiopia and Bolivia are running...

    Black Sea Flotilla Fiasco Worsens Region’s Tensions
    Jun28

    Black Sea Flotilla Fiasco Worsens Region’s Tensions

    Bulgaria’s refusal to join Romania, Turkey and Ukraine in a Black Sea naval patrol has created new tensions in the region and has raised sensitive questions about their security priorities. …read more Source: Balkan...

    US accuses Russia of harassing, intimidating diplomats
    Jun28

    US accuses Russia of harassing, intimidating diplomats

    WASHINGTON: The United States has complained to Russia about a mounting campaign of harassment and intimidation of American diplomats and their families in Moscow, the State Department said on Monday. Among those to raise objections, US Secretary of State John Kerry discussed the issue with Russian President Vladimir Putin in March, State...

    After Brexit, Nationalism and Trump Rising
    Jun28

    After Brexit, Nationalism and Trump Rising

    Some of us have long predicted the breakup of the European Union. The Cousins appear to have just delivered the coup de grace. While Scotland and Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU, England voted for independence. These people, with their unique history, language, and culture, want to write their own laws and rule themselves. The English...

    Herous day . Choir “Cheremosh”
    Jun28

    Herous day . Choir “Cheremosh”

    Conducted by Honored Artist of Ukraine Volodymyr Holovko(Диригує заслужений діяч мистецтв України Володимир Головко. 1. Зродились ми великої години 2.Гей ви стрільці січовії 3.Засяло сонце золоте 4.За Україну) …read more Source:...

    Poland mourns Brexit
    Jun28

    Poland mourns Brexit

    WARSAW — When Poland’s new government laid out its foreign policy priorities, there wasn’t much question who was the country’s leading EU partner. “In the first place, the United Kingdom,” Witold Waszczykowski, the foreign minister, said in a January speech to the Polish parliament, saying that the two countries had a “common...

    Third Rome Rising: The Ideologues Calling for a New Russian Empire
    Jun28

    Third Rome Rising: The Ideologues Calling for a New Russian Empire

    Areg Galstyan Politics, Eurasia The neo-Byzantines believe Moscow will save Christendom. Russian society is actively discussing the recent visit of President Vladimir Putin to Greece, where he took part in the celebrations of the thousandth anniversary of Russian monks’ presence on Mount Athos. During his meeting with the clergy, the...

    Russia Rejects Much Engagement Sought by US, Ambassador Tefft Says
    Jun28

    Russia Rejects Much Engagement Sought by US, Ambassador Tefft Says

    The United States is seeking to engage and involve Russia on a range of international issues — including the most sensitive to their relations — but is often given the cold shoulder, according to U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Tefft. In an hour-long and exclusive joint interview Monday with VOA Russian Service’s Danila Galperovich and Radio...

    Kerry raises harassment of US diplomats in Moscow with Putin
    Jun28

    Kerry raises harassment of US diplomats in Moscow with Putin

    WASHINGTON: Russian harassment and surveillance of US diplomats in Moscow has increased significantly and US Secretary of State John Kerry raised the issue recently with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the State Department said on Monday. Kerry last raised the matter with Putin on March 24 this year, a State Department official said. “He has...

    Lviv Ghetto memorial vandalized in anti-Semitic attack
    Jun28

    Lviv Ghetto memorial vandalized in anti-Semitic attack

    Vandals throw green paint on monument to the victims of the Holocaust-era ghetto of Lviv in western Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...