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    Lack of progress on NATO may turn Georgia towards Russia
    Jul07

    Lack of progress on NATO may turn Georgia towards Russia

    Ex-Soviet Georgia could start a gradual drift back into the orbit of its former overlord Russia if it does not see tangible signs soon that it will be invited to join NATO.Georgian officials will be at a NATO summit in the Polish capital on Friday where they will be seeking assurances that the alliance will make good on the promise it delivered...

    Merkel backs NATO buildup in Eastern Europe
    Jul07

    Merkel backs NATO buildup in Eastern Europe

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accused Russia of “unsettling” NATO allies with its actions in Ukraine. In her speech before Germany’s parliament, the chancellor called for both “deterrence and dialogue” with Moscow. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    EU body backs Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo visa-free deal
    Jul07

    EU body backs Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo visa-free deal

    European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs says all 3 countries made progress in meeting EU benchmarks …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Kerry: Sanctions Against Russia Remain Unless It Fulfills Obligations
    Jul07

    Kerry: Sanctions Against Russia Remain Unless It Fulfills Obligations

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has reiterated that sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will remain in place unless Moscow fulfills its obligations under the Minsk agreement reached in February last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. to provide $23 million more for Ukraine humanitarian crisis
    Jul07

    U.S. to provide $23 million more for Ukraine humanitarian crisis

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will provide nearly $23 million (17.70 million pounds) in additional humanitarian aid to help people affected by the crisis in eastern Ukraine, the State Department said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    EU body backs Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo visa-free deal
    Jul07

    EU body backs Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo visa-free deal

    European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs says all 3 countries made progress in meeting EU benchmarks …read more Source: World...

    Trudeau heads to NATO summit with commitments, but will face questions
    Jul07

    Trudeau heads to NATO summit with commitments, but will face questions

    OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau flies to Poland on Thursday for his first NATO leaders’ summit armed with a promise to help the alliance in its standoff with Russia. The question is whether it will be enough to deflect questions and criticism in other areas, not least the fact Canada is near the back of the pack in terms of NATO...

    Why did Armenian Delegation Vote against OSCE PA pro-Armenian Declaration?
    Jul07

    Why did Armenian Delegation Vote against OSCE PA pro-Armenian Declaration?

    There are a few essential pro-Armenian points in the Declaration of OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (PA) adopted on July 5 in Tbilisi. Concern was expressed in it on the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, OSCE PA parliamentarians welcomed “Active participation of OSCE Co-Chairs to establish negotiation formats and mechanisms towards political settlement...

    Obama, Putin discuss Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine
    Jul07

    Obama, Putin discuss Karabakh, Syria, Ukraine

    -White House says two leaders committed to defeating ISIL; Kremlin contends they agreed on military coordination in Syria …read more Source: World...

    Merkel: Russia’s Actions Erode Mutual Trust With West
    Jul07

    Merkel: Russia’s Actions Erode Mutual Trust With West

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Russia’s actions in Ukraine have eroded mutual trust with the West and unsettled NATO’s Eastern European member states. “If through words and deeds the validity o …read more Source: Big News...