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    Ukraine-NATO naval drills kick off in Black Sea
    Jul19

    Ukraine-NATO naval drills kick off in Black Sea

    Large scale naval drills have kicked off in southern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    ICG: Crossing the line in Ukraine
    Jul19

    ICG: Crossing the line in Ukraine

    The 500km line of separation between Russian-supported separatist districts of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts and the rest of Ukraine is not fit for purpose. The ceasefire negotiated at the February 2015 Minsk talks is being violated daily and heavily. By the INTERNATIONAL CRISIS GROUP. …read more Source: Daily...

    Nice attack victims included Ukrainian, American students
    Jul19

    Nice attack victims included Ukrainian, American students

    The terror attack on a crowd gathered along a beachfront promenade to watch a Bastille Day fireworks celebration in Nice, France, killed dozens of people, including children. The driver of a truck indiscriminately drove through the crowd last week, taking the lives of 84 people, including a mother and her daughter and six members of a family....

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform
    Jul19

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform

    Daniel DePetris observes that most of the Republican platform on foreign policy and national security shows that the hawks remain firmly in charge of the party’s agenda, and I agree. It is worth noting, though, that the Trump campaign has gone against the hawkish consensus on at least one issue. Josh Rogin reports that Trump campaign...

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student

    The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa has confirmed the death of a Ukrainian citizen in the attack but would not say if the victim was a missing student from Alberta. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine
    Jul18

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine

    Russian’s main security agency has said it detained a Ukrainian employed by international cease-fire monitors, accusing him of spying on Kremlin-backed separatists in Ukraine’s war-torn east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student

    OTTAWA — The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa says one of its citizens died in a deadly truck attack in France last week. But Kostiantyn Kostenko says it’s not clear whether the victim is a missing student who was studying in Canada. Mykhaylo (Misha) Bazelevskyy, who was 22, has permanent resident status in Canada, but was travelling on a...

    France falls silent for Nice victims as politicians play blame game
    Jul18

    France falls silent for Nice victims as politicians play blame game

    NICE // France fell silent on Monday for the victims of the Nice lorry attack, but the mourning was overshadowed by politicians tearing into each other over the massacre.A sea of people thronged the Nice promenade for the emotional minute’s silence, just days after a Tunisian attacker drove a lorry into a crowd at the same place, killing 84...

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union:  Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?
    Jul18

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union: Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?

    Romania is a relative newcomer to the European Union. A member of the EU since 2007, Romania is still often thought of as a country that is poor, corrupt, with dysfunctional public institutions and inefficient industry, a country that has yet to emerge from the shadows of its past. In reality, Romania is gradually conquering its longstanding...

    Chamberfest shows to see
    Jul18

    Chamberfest shows to see

    The world’s largest chamber music festival features about 100 concerts performed by between 300 and 400 musicians starting Thursday, July 21, and running until Aug. 3. Peter Robb and Natasha Gauthier suggest some concerts well worth checking out. Peter Robb 1. Mark the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada with a concert...