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    Kerry meets with Putin about cooperating against Islamic State in Syria
    Jul15

    Kerry meets with Putin about cooperating against Islamic State in Syria

    US Secretary of State John Kerry met with Russian President Vladimir Putin about boosting military and intelligence cooperation against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria and told him that without “concrete, near-term steps,” diplomatic efforts to end the war could not go on indefinitely. Kerry met Putin for three hours at the Kremlin and their...

    For Chrystia Freeland, work-life balance is its own form of diplomacy
    Jul15

    For Chrystia Freeland, work-life balance is its own form of diplomacy

    On a warm Sunday evening last month, Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s International Trade Minister, held a barbecue in the backyard of her Toronto home for about 25 senior Ukrainian government officials. They were in town for the Canada-Ukraine Business Forum, and Ms. Freeland could not attend the gala dinner. So she decided to invite them over...

    Kerry: Nice Terror Attack Shows Need for Increased Action in Syria
    Jul15

    Kerry: Nice Terror Attack Shows Need for Increased Action in Syria

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, while speaking with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Friday, said the attack in Nice showed the growing need for action to stamp out terrorism, particularly in Syria. Kerry is visiting Moscow in an effort to secure Russian cooperation in anti-terror operations in Syria, despite a breakdown in U.S.-Russia...

    Women Struggle Against Violence in Kyrgyz Society, But How Many Men Will Help Them?
    Jul15

    Women Struggle Against Violence in Kyrgyz Society, But How Many Men Will Help Them?

    A Kyrgyz girl near the ancient heritage site Tash-Rabat. Wikipedia image. Meet Daniar Aitman, Kyrgyzstan’s unlikely — read ‘male’ — hub for stories posted under the “I am not afraid to speak” (#яНеБоюсьСказать) hashtag, an anti-gender discrimination and anti-sexual violence campaign that began in Ukraine and has filtered into other...

    Nice Attack: How the World Reacted
    Jul15

    Nice Attack: How the World Reacted

    Governments and international bodies around the world have rushed to respond to the tragic events in Nice, where a truck drove into crowds celebrating Bastille Day late Thursday, killing more than 80 people in what authorities are considering politically motivated attack. In the U.K., responding to the attack marks a first test for the new...

    John Kerry: U.S. to ask Russia for alliance in fight against Islamic State
    Jul15

    John Kerry: U.S. to ask Russia for alliance in fight against Islamic State

    However, both want to eliminate Islamic State, which has gained significant territory in Syria and Iraq in recent years. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday said that he would meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to propose that the two countries should “synchronise” operations in Syria against the terrorist group,...

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan
    Jul15

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan

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    President Ilham Aliyev hosted dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Jul15
    President Poroshenko ends official visit to Azerbaijan
    Jul15

    President Poroshenko ends official visit to Azerbaijan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has today ended his official visit to Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    President  Aliyev hosts dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian president
    Jul15

    President Aliyev hosts dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian president

    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has hosted a dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source:...