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    Stoltenberg: NATO Summit To Raise Military Presence On Eastern Flank
    May31

    Stoltenberg: NATO Summit To Raise Military Presence On Eastern Flank

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said an upcoming summit will enhance the alliance’s defensive and deterrent presence in Poland and other countries on its eastern flank. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Prosecutor Warns Tatar Journalist Over ‘Extremist’ Views
    May31

    Crimean Prosecutor Warns Tatar Journalist Over ‘Extremist’ Views

    A prominent Tatar journalist said she was warned by Crimean prosecutors over “extremist” views for writing about the plight of Tatar children whose parents were arrested. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Can the World survive a perpetually combative President Trump?
    May31

    Can the World survive a perpetually combative President Trump?

    Can a perpetually combative man who—despite his career successes (or perhaps because of them)—sees life as a series of fights to be won, scores to be evened and counterpunches to be delivered, be trusted to shape the foreign policy of the world’s most consequential power? Donald Trump, who on Thursday finally clinched the Republican...

    NATO urged to ward off ‘serious’ Russian challenge
    May31

    NATO urged to ward off ‘serious’ Russian challenge

    TIRANA: NATO’s parliamentary assembly on Monday called on members of the Western military alliance to be ready to respond to the “potential threat” of Russian aggression against them. The assembly issued a unanimous declaration of proposals after a three-day meeting in Tirana, ahead of a landmark NATO summit in Warsaw in July. “The...

    EU Juncker’s plan to visit Russia in June reopens EU sanctions debate
    May31

    EU Juncker’s plan to visit Russia in June reopens EU sanctions debate

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker looks on during a meeting at the Capitol Hill in Rome, Italy, May 5, 2016. REUTERS BRUSSELS: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s plan to meet President Vladimir Putin in June in Russia on Monday reignited a debate about ties with Moscow as the bloc weighs renewing sanctions...

    Tennis: ‘Roof essential’ as French Open suffers first washout in 16 years
    May31

    Tennis: ‘Roof essential’ as French Open suffers first washout in 16 years

    PARIS (AFP) – The French Open suffered its first rain washout in 16 years Monday, leaving tournament chiefs venting their frustration at Roland Garross isolation as the only Grand Slam without a covered stadium.There could be more problems on Tuesday with further heavy rain forecast throughout the day in Paris before conditions brighten on...

    Tennis: Weather leaves Djokovic facing hectic Paris schedule
    May31

    Tennis: Weather leaves Djokovic facing hectic Paris schedule

    PARIS (AFP) – Novak Djokovic will look to conquer both the weather and last-16 opponent Roberto Bautista Agut on Tuesday with more bleak conditions forecast at Roland Garros.The French Open suffered its first washout since 2000 on Monday when all scheduled matches were cancelled due to heavy rain, and there could be more problems on Tuesday...

    Taiwan Enters the Cross-Strait Relations Danger Zone
    May31

    Taiwan Enters the Cross-Strait Relations Danger Zone

    Robert C. O’Brien Security, Asia What will Taiwan’s new president do on defense issues as well as the China challenge? Taipei, Republic of China – The Republic of China (ROC), better known as Taiwan to most Americans, has been in the headlines since Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) was sworn in as the...

    Kiev reports heavy losses in fresh clashes in E. Ukraine
    May31

    Kiev reports heavy losses in fresh clashes in E. Ukraine

    Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed and eight others were wounded in clashes with independence-seeking insurgents in eastern regions in the past 24 hours, Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said here Monday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-05/31/c_135399927.htm target=_blank title="Kiev...

    Can the World Survive A Perpetually Combative President Trump?
    May31

    Can the World Survive A Perpetually Combative President Trump?

    Can a perpetually combative man who—despite his career successes (or perhaps because of them)—sees life as a series of fights to be won, scores to be evened and counterpunches to be delivered, be trusted to shape the foreign policy of the world’s most consequential power? Donald Trump, who last week finally clinched the Republican...