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    This Dutch referendum spells trouble for Europe | Joris Luyendijk
    Apr08

    This Dutch referendum spells trouble for Europe | Joris Luyendijk

    Almost two-thirds of voters in the Netherlands rejected closer EU links with Ukraine. The result will only boost anti-EU campaigns both there and in BritainIf you believe that the big divide in politics today is no longer between left and right, but between a post-ideological establishment on the one hand and a “fringe” grown much too large to be...

    The Widespread Problem of Domestic Abuse in the Former Soviet Union
    Apr08

    The Widespread Problem of Domestic Abuse in the Former Soviet Union

    Image: Domestic violence. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Domestic violence makes life for many women in the former Soviet Union a nightmare. Preventing the problem from being resolved are a patriarchic attitude that looks down on women, most authorities’ contention that domestic violence is a private matter between a man and woman, few shelters...

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks: agencies cite deputy foreign minister
    Apr08

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks: agencies cite deputy foreign minister

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council may take place within weeks for the first time since the Ukraine crisis erupted in 2014, Alexey Meshkov, a deputy Russian foreign minister, was cited as saying on Friday by Russian news agencies. …read more Source:...

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks: agencies cite deputy foreign minister
    Apr08

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks: agencies cite deputy foreign minister

    A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council may take place within weeks for the first time since the Ukraine crisis erupted in 2014, Alexey Meshkov, a deputy Russian foreign minister, was cited as saying Friday by Russian news agencies …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks – agencies cite deputy foreign minister
    Apr08

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks – agencies cite deputy foreign minister

    A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council may take place within weeks for the first time since the Ukraine crisis erupted in 2014, Alexey Meshkov, a deputy Russian foreign minister, was cited as saying on Friday by Russian news agencies. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks – agencies cite deputy foreign minister
    Apr08

    Russia-NATO Council may meet within weeks – agencies cite deputy foreign minister

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A meeting of the Russia-NATO Council may take place within weeks for the first time since the Ukraine crisis erupted in 2014, Alexey Meshkov, a deputy Russian foreign minister, was cited as saying on Friday by Russian news agencies. …read more Source: The...

    IMF: Brexit is worrisome risk for global economy
    Apr08

    IMF: Brexit is worrisome risk for global economy

    WASHINGTON: International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said Thursday that the possibility that Britain would vote to pull out from the European Union poses risks for the already weak world economy. “The risk of Brexit is a worry because it’s uncertainty,” Lagarde told a New York audience. “The outcome of any new regime is totally...

    Pellegrini risks Belgium ire with desire to play Kompany
    Apr08

    Pellegrini risks Belgium ire with desire to play Kompany

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini during press conference. Reuters Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini’s plans to play captain Vincent Kompany in Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final, second-leg against Paris St Germain could rekindle his feud with Belgium manager Marc Wilmots over the defender. Kompany, who has...

    #PanamaPapers: Europe’s banks face scrutiny
    Apr08

    #PanamaPapers: Europe’s banks face scrutiny

    Banking watchdogs across Europe are checking whether lenders have ties to a massive document leak from Panama. ||| Geneva – Banking watchdogs across Europe have begun checking whether lenders have ties to a massive document leak from Panama that showed how offshore companies are used to stash clients’ wealth. Switzerland’s...

    After Panama papers leak, EU warns of sanctions on the low-tax haven
    Apr08

    After Panama papers leak, EU warns of sanctions on the low-tax haven

    Panama is listed by the EU as a country that is not cooperative on tax issues. A European Union official has threatened to sanction Panama and other nations if they don’t cooperate fully to fight money laundering and tax evasion, after a leak of data showed the small country remains a key destination for people who want to hide money. The...