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    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...

    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...

    Russia Shared Data On MH17 Crash With Visiting Dutch Investigators
    Jul07

    Russia Shared Data On MH17 Crash With Visiting Dutch Investigators

    The Russian Investigative Committee said it shared its files on the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 with Dutch investigators visiting Moscow, but the Dutch team declined to reciprocate. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine
    Jul07

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday discussed with his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama the situations in Nagorno-Karabakh region, as well as Syrian and Ukrainian crises in a telephone conversation, according to a Kremlin statement. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-07/07/c_135493859.htm...

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine
    Jul07

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday discussed with his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama the situations in Nagorno-Karabakh region, as well as Syrian and Ukrainian crises in a telephone conversation, according to a Kremlin statement. …read more Source: China...

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine
    Jul07

    Putin, Obama discuss situations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday discussed with his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama the situations in Nagorno-Karabakh region, as well as Syrian and Ukrainian crises in a telephone conversation, according to a Kremlin statement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Hot Spots in Phone Call
    Jul07

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Hot Spots in Phone Call

    U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by telephone with Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday about the situation in Syria and the importance of Russia pressing the Syrian regime for a lasting halt to attacks against civilians and groups agreeing to a cessation of hostilities. The White House said the two presidents confirmed their commitment to...

    Can Ukraine save itself from widespread corruption?
    Jul07

    Can Ukraine save itself from widespread corruption?

    JUDY WOODRUFF: But first to our series this week on the conflict in eastern Europe. Last night, we reported from the self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic, where Moscow-backed separatists have been fighting to join Russia. Tonight, we move inside Ukraine, where the government face two fronts, internal corruption and the separatists in the...

    Brexit and Russia Make President Obama’s Last NATO Summit His Toughest Ever
    Jul07

    Brexit and Russia Make President Obama’s Last NATO Summit His Toughest Ever

    In the spring of 2014, soon after Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine, the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army both reached out to David Ochmanek, the former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, with a Cold War flashback of a question: What would happen if Russian troops move on from Ukraine to attack a European country that the U.S....

    Soviet-style youth squads are making a comeback in eastern Ukraine
    Jul07

    Soviet-style youth squads are making a comeback in eastern Ukraine

    Pro-Russian teenagers in eastern Ukraine spend their weekends practicing for war and recruiting peers to their separatist cause. …read more Source: Public Radio...