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    What Republican Foreign Policy Reform Requires
    Jul19

    What Republican Foreign Policy Reform Requires

    Ross Douthat and Reihan Salam propose a “cure for Trumpism” for the GOP. The foreign policy section makes some sense, but doesn’t get us very far: To voters who watched their children bleed in Iraq and Afghanistan, or who have bled themselves, the party hasn’t provided much reassurance that it has learned lessons from those conflicts....

    Kerry: We’re working on Nagorno-Karabakh
    Jul19

    Kerry: We’re working on Nagorno-Karabakh

    “We’re working on Nagorno-Karabakh,” US Secretary Of State John Kerry said in an interview with the Meet the Press on NBC. “We’re still working on the issue of Ukraine and we still haven’t resolved the issue of Ukraine. And frankly, we’ve spent a good deal of time in the conversation with President Putin laying down the...

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5M a year – study
    Jul19

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5M a year – study

    PARIS: Some 2.5 million people are still becoming infected with HIV every year even as drugs have slashed the death rate and virus-carriers live longer than ever, a global AIDS study said Tuesday. New infections have plateaued for the past 10 years after a steep dip from the peak rate of 3.3 million in 1997, said the authors of a comprehensive...

    An Open Letter on Donald Trump’s Vision of US Foreign Policy
    Jul19

    An Open Letter on Donald Trump’s Vision of US Foreign Policy

    For at least two reasons, 2016 offers an unusually compelling—and critical—opportunity for the United States to reassess both the hierarchy of its national interests and the conduct of its foreign policy: First, each of the world’s three principal strategic theaters is in flux: the Middle East is undergoing a period of extreme instability,...

    Opinion: Crowds cannot rule, they can be guided
    Jul19

    Opinion: Crowds cannot rule, they can be guided

    The Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) has not made a statement in connection with the events taking place in Yerevan’s Erebuni district where a police compound was seized on Sunday by an armed group calling itself Sasna Dzrer. The position of the ruling party is unclear up to this moment. Nor is it known which charges will be levied against...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence
    Jul19

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian troops were killed in the past 24 hours during fighting with pro-Russian separatists, making July the deadliest month for the Ukrainian military in nearly a year after a sharp increase in violence. …read more Source:...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence
    Jul19

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian troops were killed in the past 24 hours during fighting with pro-Russian separatists, making July the deadliest month for the Ukrainian military in nearly a year after a sharp increase in violence. …read more Source: The...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    The announcement – the highest daily death toll since Ukraine reported seven of its soldiers dying on May 24 – follows a flurry of talks between world leaders and Moscow on stopping the 26-month conflict. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea
    Jul19

    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea

    As tensions between Russia and NATO in the Black Sea continue to rise, Moscow is preparing to unveil its revamped Black Sea Fleet off the coast of Crimea. The Russian navy marks its annual holiday on the last day of July, which is usually celebrated in naval bases with a parade at the nearest large port. Since Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine...

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study
    Jul19

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study

    by Mariëtte Le Roux Paris, France – Some 2.5 million people are still becoming infected with HIV every year even as drugs have slashed the death rate and virus-carriers live longer than ever, a global AIDS study said Tuesday. Volunteers light 1,638 candles at the Quezon Memorial Circle during the first AIDS Hour Saturday evening to remember...