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    #Brexit could undermine EU-NATO defence strategy
    Jun27

    #Brexit could undermine EU-NATO defence strategy

    Britain’s departure from the EU risks undermining Europe’s new defence strategy, officials say. ||| Brussels – Britain’s departure from the European Union risks undermining Europe’s new defence strategy, days before NATO and EU governments sign a landmark pact to confront a range of threats from Russia to the...

    Russian Military Tests Readiness With Snap Inspections
    Jun27

    Russian Military Tests Readiness With Snap Inspections

    Russia recently wrapped up nine days of inspections of its military forces in order to judge their readiness. Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered the inspections, which lasted from June 14 to 22. The surprise inspections involved all four of Russia’s military districts, with the focus on command and control structures as...

    Baku hosts discussions on NATO’s role in ensuring security in region
    Jun27

    Baku hosts discussions on NATO’s role in ensuring security in region

    Students from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Germany, Iran, Poland, Israel, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine are taking part in the event. …read more Source:...

    Syria’s HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track
    Jun27

    Syria’s HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track

    Syria’s main opposition group said on Monday the European Union should impose targeted sanctions on Russian companies supporting the war in Syria as it sought to consolidate its position before a potential new round of peace talks in Geneva next month. …read more Source: Channel...

    Syria's HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track
    Jun27

    Syria's HNC urges EU sanctions to push Russia onto peace track

    GENEVA (Reuters) – Syria’s main opposition group said on Monday the European Union should impose targeted sanctions on Russian companies supporting the war in Syria as it sought to consolidate its position before a potential new round of peace talks in Geneva next month. …read more Source: The...

    Angela Merkel takes center stage on Brexit
    Jun27

    Angela Merkel takes center stage on Brexit

    As Britain’s political chaos veered into a fourth uncertain day, and the pound and markets continued their tumble, a familiar figure in Europe stepped into the foreground on Monday to attempt to provide some clarity on the days and months to come after last week’s shocking Brexit referendum. Once again, as during the Greek debt crisis...

    Kizima: Belarus-EU cooperation is becoming more pragmatic
    Jun27

    Kizima: Belarus-EU cooperation is becoming more pragmatic

    The political scientist noted that in general, the relations between Belarus and the European Union are developing in positive ways. He said that against the backdrop of the complex situation in the region and the general challenges arising from the crisis in Ukraine, the number of platforms for cooperation is growing. …read more Source:...

    Russia Denounces New Sabotage Attempts in Crimea
    Jun27

    Russia Denounces New Sabotage Attempts in Crimea

    27 de junio de 2016, 11:34Moscow, Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) The Deputy Prime Minister of the government of Crimea, Ruslan Balbek, has denounced new sabotage attempts by extremist commandos against targets in the Kerch Strait, on the south of the peninsula. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO
    Jun27

    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO

    Ukraine on Monday launched joint military exercises with the United States and a string of other NATO countries. …read more Source: Iran...

    U.S. Ambassador Says NATO Still ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ Ever
    Jun27

    U.S. Ambassador Says NATO Still ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ Ever

    The U.S. ambassador to Moscow says next week’s NATO Summit in Warsaw will bolster the western alliance’s defensive response to counter Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. In an interview with RFE/RL in the Russian capital on June 27, Ambassador John Tefft said that NATO remains the “most effective alliance man has ever put...