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    France, Germany to Back Ukraine Pact Despite Dutch ‘No’: Hollande
    Apr07

    France, Germany to Back Ukraine Pact Despite Dutch ‘No’: Hollande

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Dutch referendum says ‘No’ to EU-Ukraine deal
    Apr07

    Dutch referendum says ‘No’ to EU-Ukraine deal

    The Dutch government has to respect the resounding “No” in a non-binding advisory referendum on the Ukraine-European Union (EU) Association Agreement and will discuss the issue with related departments in the country and the EU. …read more Source: China...

    Putin Says Panama Papers Leaks Are Attempt To Destabilize Russia
    Apr07

    Putin Says Panama Papers Leaks Are Attempt To Destabilize Russia

    ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said a friend of his named in the “Panama Papers” leaks had done nothing wrong and spent the money he earned from business on buying expensive musical instruments which he was donating to public institutions.Media reports based on the leaked documents from a...

    Ethiopia Athletes Face Doping Tests or Ban
    Apr07

    Ethiopia Athletes Face Doping Tests or Ban

    Ethiopia is to begin doping tests on about 200 athletes. The alternative is to face further action by the World Anti-Doping Agency and a possible ban by the International Association of Athletics Federations. Ethiopia is one of five countries the IAAF says are in “critical care” over their drug-testing system. The others are Kenya, Morocco,...

    Pro-War Dead-enders and Our Unending Wars
    Apr07

    Pro-War Dead-enders and Our Unending Wars

    Andrew Bacevich has written an excellent article on the need to end our ongoing “war for the Greater Middle East.” This part jumped out at me in connection with the debate over the Libyan war: A particular campaign that goes awry [bold mine-DL] like Somalia or Iraq or Libya may attract passing attention, but never the context in which that...

    Dutch result difficult for Ukraine and EU
    Apr07

    Dutch result difficult for Ukraine and EU

    Dutch vote difficult for Ukraine and EU …read more Source:...

    France, Germany to back Ukraine pact despite Dutch ‘No’: Hollande
    Apr07

    France, Germany to back Ukraine pact despite Dutch ‘No’: Hollande

    METZ, France (Reuters) – France and Germany will continue to back an EU agreement on closer ties with Ukraine, French President Francois Hollande said on Thursday after Dutch voters rejected the pact in a referendum. …read more Source:...

    War and cheese
    Apr07

    War and cheese

    Parmesan of patriots AT 27, Oleg Sirota was living the Russian dream. He had an information technology company with 30 employees, an apartment in Moscow, a Toyota and a Mercedes. Yet he was tormented by an unfulfilled childhood ambition: “All that time, I was dreaming of farming, dreaming of milk, of cows and of cheese.” He thought about starting...

    Ukrainians React To Dutch Vote With Little Surprise
    Apr07

    Ukrainians React To Dutch Vote With Little Surprise

    Dutch voters rejected the European Union’s Association Agreement with Ukraine in a nonbinding referendum on April 6. A day later on the streets of Kyiv, many Ukrainians were not surprised by the rejection and lamented the state of their own country. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU’s Juncker Saddened by Dutch Vote on Ukraine
    Apr07

    EU’s Juncker Saddened by Dutch Vote on Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...