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    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit – France

    Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine city names street for Lubavitcher rebbe, Menachem Schneerson
    Jun29

    Ukraine city names street for Lubavitcher rebbe, Menachem Schneerson

    Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Chabad’s last rebbe, died on June 12, 1994 and is still highly revered in the community. (Wikimedia Commons) (JTA) – The city of Dnepropetrovsk in eastern Ukraine named a street after Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the last and most prominent Lubavitcher rebbe, who fled the city in 1927. Communist agents...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France

    PARIS (Reuters) – Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Russian defense minister promises response to NATO’s buildup
    Jun29

    Russian defense minister promises response to NATO’s buildup

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s defense minister says the military will respond in kind to NATO’s buildup near Russian borders. Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday the deployment of additional NATO units and weapons in Eastern Europe “has undermined strategic stability.” He voiced concern that NATO’s activities near Russia’s borders could...

    Kendra Bowe Completes U.S. State Department Exchange Focused on Youth and Community Conflict Resolution
    Jun29

    Kendra Bowe Completes U.S. State Department Exchange Focused on Youth and Community Conflict Resolution

    On Friday, June 24th, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Lisa Johnson met at the U.S. Embassy with Ms. Kendra Bowe, a recent participant in the U.S. State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). . Ms. Bowe, who currently serves as Executive Director at the Simpson C. Penn Foundation, was nominated to participate in the...

    41 dead as Turkey blames Daesh for Istanbul airport carnage
    Jun29

    41 dead as Turkey blames Daesh for Istanbul airport carnage

    ISTANBUL: Turkey pointed the finger of blame at Daesh (Islamic State) militants Wednesday after suicide bombers armed with automatic rifles attacked Istanbul´s main international airport, killing 41 people, including foreigners. Witnesses described scenes of terror and panic on Tuesday evening as the attackers began shooting indiscriminately and...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France
    Jun29

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw summit: France

    Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Wednesday, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin extends Western food embargo to end of 2017 (AFP)
    Jun29

    Putin extends Western food embargo to end of 2017 (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday extended to the end of 2017 Moscow’s embargo on food items from the West imposed in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    With this shock a new, EU-friendly Britain is born | Natalie Nougayrède
    Jun29

    With this shock a new, EU-friendly Britain is born | Natalie Nougayrède

    The nation voted to leave. But its citizens are beginning to realise – too late – what it means to be part of the European UnionIt is fascinating to note that in just a few days Britain has become a country where so many people are now ready to speak positively and passionately about EU membership. With Brexit-hovering seen as a near-death...

    Poland reiterates NATO should uphold open-door policy
    Jun29

    Poland reiterates NATO should uphold open-door policy

    NATO should keep its door open to countries of strategic importance, such as Ukraine, Poland’s President Andrzej Duda said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...