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    Takwimu za mabao, idadi ya watazamaji Euro 2016
    Jul14

    Takwimu za mabao, idadi ya watazamaji Euro 2016

    MWANDISHI WETU NA MITANDAO, USIKU wa Juni 27 ulikuwa ni usiku mgumu zaidi kwa vituo vya runinga nchini Iceland vilivyokuwa havioneshi mchezo baina ya timu ya taifa ya soka ya nchi hiyo dhidi ya England katika hatua ya 16 bora Euro, kwani ni watazamaji wachache mno waliofungulia vituo vyao hivyo na kuvitazama. Jumla ya mashabiki 150,000 wa Iceland...

    Brexit leader Boris Johnson appointed UK foreign minister
    Jul14

    Brexit leader Boris Johnson appointed UK foreign minister

    Vote Leave campaign leader, Boris Johnson, waves as he finishes delivering his speech in London, Britain June 30, 2016. REUTERS Former London mayor Boris Johnson was appointed as British foreign minister in a surprise appointment by the country’s new Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday. Johnson was a leading figure in the victorious...

    Trudeau Visits Canadian Troops in Ukraine
    Jul14

    Trudeau Visits Canadian Troops in Ukraine

    LVIV, Ukraine—A show of force capped Justin Trudeau’s six-day swing through eastern Europe on July 12, underlining the risks and challenges Canada faces in an increasingly volatile and politically important part of the world. The prime minister flew into Lviv in western Ukraine before driving to a nearby military base for a first-hand look...

    NATO, Russia discuss security situation in Ukraine, Afghanistan
    Jul14

    NATO, Russia discuss security situation in Ukraine, Afghanistan

    NATO allies and Russia on Wednesday held “useful” discussions on the Ukraine crisis, military transparency and the security situation in Afghanistan, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said following the NATO-Russia Council meeting. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-07/14/c_135510850.htm...

    Boris Johnson to Become New United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Under Theresa May
    Jul14

    Boris Johnson to Become New United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Under Theresa May

    LONDON (Reuters) – Boris Johnson, Britain’s most colorful politician with a long record of gaffes and scandals, was appointed as foreign secretary on Wednesday in a surprise move by new Prime Minister Theresa May that could shake up world diplomacy. The former London mayor, who has never previously held a cabinet post and is known for...

    Kerry seeks Russian cooperation despite deep misgivings within US administration

    WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Moscow on Thursday to again seek deeper Russian cooperation in the war against Islamic State in Syria, but he faces strong opposition from defense and intelligence officials who argue that Washington and Moscow have diametrically opposite objectives in the country. Kerry’s trip, which...

    NATO, Russian ambassadors meet to keep dialogue open
    Jul14

    NATO, Russian ambassadors meet to keep dialogue open

    Among other things, US President Barack Obama and the other NATO leaders ordered a reinforcement of allies closest to Russia with four new multinational battalions for Poland and the Baltic states. (Source: Reuters) Ambassadors from NATO nations met Wednesday with Russian envoys to explain decisions taken at the recent alliance summit and attempt...

    Revisiting Ukraine’s Maidan Legacy Amidst EU Shambles
    Jul14

    Revisiting Ukraine’s Maidan Legacy Amidst EU Shambles

    While it would certainly be premature to predict the disintegration of the European Union at this point, the United Kingdom’s recent departure from the bloc via “Brexit” referendum certainly casts a dark shadow over the continent’s political future. If the E.U. continues to unravel or becomes distracted by its own internal...

    NATO-Russia Council Session Does Little to Ease Tension
    Jul14

    NATO-Russia Council Session Does Little to Ease Tension

    A meeting Wednesday of NATO and Russian ministers, billed as an opportunity to defuse tensions after the alliance’s recent declaration that it was in deterrence mode on Russia, produced no “meeting of the minds,” NATO’s chief said. The NATO-Russia Council, set up 14 years ago to help avert crises, met in Brussels following last...

    Nato, Russia to meet after alliance troop boost
    Jul14

    Nato, Russia to meet after alliance troop boost

    Brussels: Nato and Russia on Wednesday hold their first talks since the alliance agreed at a summit in Warsaw to beef up its presence in eastern Europe because of fears over the Kremlin’s expansionism. The meeting between ambassadors from the 28-nation alliance and Russia is the first since April and just the second since 2014, when the...