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    Ukraine’s Savchenko Thanks Poles for Helping Her Freedom
    Jul07

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Thanks Poles for Helping Her Freedom

    Ukrainian pilot and lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko has thanked Poland for its support in obtaining her release after almost two years of Russian captivity …read more Source: ABC...

    Case of ex-Nazi death squad member back in federal cabinet’s hands
    Jul07

    Case of ex-Nazi death squad member back in federal cabinet’s hands

    OTTAWA — A long-running legal case about whether former Nazi death squad member Helmut Oberlander will be stripped of his citizenship is back in the hands of the federal government cabinet. The Supreme Court of Canada said Thursday it will not hear the federal government’s challenge of a setback in its latest bid to revoke...

    Stoltenberg: NATO Reached ‘Defining Moment’
    Jul07

    Stoltenberg: NATO Reached ‘Defining Moment’

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the alliance has reached a “defining moment for our security,” and that it will meet the challenge head-on at its summit in Poland this week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Politics: Is it all over for men?
    Jul07

    Politics: Is it all over for men?

    David Cameron will step down as UK prime minister after losing the Brexit referendum; Shinzo Abe’s economic reforms are running out of steam in Japan; and male politicians as varied as Francois Hollande in France, Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine and Mexico’s Enrique Pena Nieto are struggling with their poll ratings. But clearly not so...

    NATO Summit: Sailing Into Rough Seas With Russia
    Jul07

    NATO Summit: Sailing Into Rough Seas With Russia

    As the heads of state and government for the 28 members of NATO gather in Warsaw Friday and Saturday, there are choppy waters ahead for the venerable alliance. At the top of the agenda is the fraught relationship with Russia, which has been especially roiled since the invasion of Georgia in 2008, followed by the failed “reset” with...

    Kiev renames Moscow Avenue after Russian hate figure
    Jul07

    Kiev renames Moscow Avenue after Russian hate figure

    The change could hardly have been more confrontational or symbolic. Ukraine’s capital Kiev on Thursday renamed its Soviet-era Moscow Avenue after a Russian hate figure accused by the Kremlin of siding with the Nazis during World War II. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama to broach Syria, Russia, Brexit at NATO summit: White House
    Jul07

    Obama to broach Syria, Russia, Brexit at NATO summit: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will speak with European leaders about the Syrian refugee crisis, Russia and Ukraine, and the aftermath of Britain’s decision to pull out of the EU during the NATO summit on Friday, the White House said. …read more Source:...

    Kerry: North Koreans Should Know Their Actions Have Consequences
    Jul07

    Kerry: North Koreans Should Know Their Actions Have Consequences

    KIEV, Ukraine—Secretary of State John Kerry says North Korean officials at all levels need to know there are consequences for their actions, after the U.S. blacklisted top figures for human rights abuses. The Treasury Department imposed sanctions Wednesday on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and 10 other senior officials. It was the first time...

    John Kerry hopes for continued Chinese cooperation on North Korea
    Jul07

    John Kerry hopes for continued Chinese cooperation on North Korea

    Our hope is that we continue to cooperate as we have been in the last months, with the U.N. Security Council resolution that significantly increased actions with respect to (North Korea), said John Kerry. U S Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday he hoped China would continue to cooperate with the United States on sanctions on North...

    Obama to broach Syria, Russia, Brexit at NATO summit: White House
    Jul07

    Obama to broach Syria, Russia, Brexit at NATO summit: White House

    President Barack Obama will speak with European leaders about the Syrian refugee crisis, Russia and Ukraine, and the aftermath of Britain’s decision to pull out of the EU during the NATO summit on Friday, the White House said. …read more Source: The Daily...