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    NATO head applauds Canada’s decision to commit troops in Latvia
    Jul04

    NATO head applauds Canada’s decision to commit troops in Latvia

    OTTAWA — The head of NATO has singled out Canada with praise for agreeing to take a leadership role in the standoff with Russia. Speaking in Brussels on Monday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Canada’s promise to lead a 1,000-strong force in Eastern Europe sends a clear signal that the alliance is strong and united. “This is a...

    NATO head applauds Canada’s decision to boost presence in Eastern Europe
    Jul04

    NATO head applauds Canada’s decision to boost presence in Eastern Europe

    OTTAWA — The head of NATO has singled out Canada with praise for agreeing to take a leadership role in the standoff with Russia. Speaking in Brussels on Monday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Canada’s promise to lead a 1,000-strong force in Eastern Europe sends a clear signal that the alliance is strong and united. “This...

    Israel’s tech boom under threat
    Jul04

    Israel’s tech boom under threat

    In the high tech hub of Tel Aviv, Or Offer never thought it would be hard to find workers for his fast-growing Internet data firm SimilarWeb. ||| Tel Aviv – In the high tech hub of Tel Aviv, where companies have been responsible for ground-breaking advances like the USB stick, Or Offer never thought it would be hard to find workers for his...

    July 4 Message from Putin to Obama: Let’s Have Better Ties
    Jul04

    July 4 Message from Putin to Obama: Let’s Have Better Ties

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday in a July Fourth message to President Barack Obama that he hopes ties between the two countries will get back on track. Relations between Moscow and Washington hit a post-Cold War low in 2014, when Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula and threw its weight behind separatists in eastern...

    NATO-Russia Meeting Expected After Warsaw Summit
    Jul04

    NATO-Russia Meeting Expected After Warsaw Summit

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg says the alliance is set to hold formal talks with Russia shortly after a summit in Warsaw this week, which is expected to deepen tensions with Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Inside Ukraine’s ‘amber mafia’
    Jul04

    Inside Ukraine’s ‘amber mafia’

    Amber trade booms in northwestern Ukraine, but a shadowy criminal network largely benefits over thousands of miners. …read more Source: AL...

    Günther Oettinger urges action against Spain and Portugal over deficits
    Jul04

    Günther Oettinger urges action against Spain and Portugal over deficits

    The European Commission must sanction Spain and Portugal for breaching deficit rules “if [it] wants to keep its credibility,” Günther Oettinger, the bloc’s digital economy commissioner, told the Bild newspaper. “Both countries have not respected their self-imposed budget obligations in 2015. I think that if the Commission wants to keep its...

    Ukraine receives radar systems from US
    Jul04

    Ukraine receives radar systems from US

    The US forces have handed over 14 radars to Ukraine as part of bilateral military and technical collaboration. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Woman Injured in Eastern Ukraine in ‘Apparent Army Shelling’
    Jul04

    Woman Injured in Eastern Ukraine in ‘Apparent Army Shelling’

    TEHRAN (FNA)- A civilian woman injured in a shelling attack on the outskirts of Gorlovka in Eastern Ukraine, and local sources in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) put the blame on the Ukrainian Army. …read more Source: Fars News...

    New NATO-Russia Talks after Warsaw Summit
    Jul04

    New NATO-Russia Talks after Warsaw Summit

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said the alliance will hold formal talks with Russia following a summit in Warsaw later this week.The NATO-Russia Council held a meeting in April after a break of nearly two years that followed the developments in Ukraine. He is quoted as saying the alliance “is working with Russia to hold another...