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    How Brexit Will Hit America
    Jun24

    How Brexit Will Hit America

    The UK has voted to leave the European Union, 51.9 to 48.1 percent Prime Minister David Cameron announced early Friday that he will step down in three months time.Unwinding the union will be a messy process that will take months, if not years, and have broad political and financial impacts.The pound dropped in value on the London exchange early...

    The Military Origins of the Cardigan
    Jun24

    The Military Origins of the Cardigan

    Cardigan sweaters are the workhorses of the apparel family: so ubiquitous it’s easy to forget that they didn’t always exist. They are sold at most clothing stores in a rainbow of colors, and at democratic prices. They can be either exceedingly preppy or seductively edgy, depending on who wears it, and how: button-downed...

    Ukraine Arrests Former Riot Police For Alleged Role In Maidan Killings
    Jun24

    Ukraine Arrests Former Riot Police For Alleged Role In Maidan Killings

    Ukrainian authorities have arrested four former officers of the “Berkut” riot police for their alleged role in the violent dispersal of pro-European protesters in Kyiv in early 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    [Ticker] Russia: Brexit unlikely to affect EU sanctions
    Jun24

    [Ticker] Russia: Brexit unlikely to affect EU sanctions

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday that the UK vote to leave the EU is unlikely to impact Europe’s decision to prolong sanctions on Russia. The sanctions are to be renewed before 31 July pending parliamentary approval in France, Swede and the UK. “This [sanctions] process is discussed irrespective of Britain”, he told...

    Ukraine Links EU Unity To Russia Sanctions; Moldova Committed To Joining EU
    Jun24

    Ukraine Links EU Unity To Russia Sanctions; Moldova Committed To Joining EU

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union that he “expects the sanctions against Russia as a country-aggressor” to be extended. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European leaders to Britain: Go quickly
    Jun24

    European leaders to Britain: Go quickly

    The Houses of Parliament on June 24, 2016. (Rob Stothard, Reuters) LONDON — European Union leaders are warning Britain to leave the EU quickly and avoid prolonging uncertainty. The presidents of the EU’s main institutions said in a statement Friday that they expect London to act on the decision to leave “as soon as possible, however painful...

    The Latest: Hollande: EU must make changes to move
    Jun24

    The Latest: Hollande: EU must make changes to move

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 11:30 a.m. French President Francois Hollande said he profoundly regrets the British vote to leave the European Union, but that the union must make changes in order to move forward. In a brief televised statement, Hollande said the vote will put...

    SCO leaders stand for political resolution of Ukrainian crisis: Declaration
    Jun24

    SCO leaders stand for political resolution of Ukrainian crisis: Declaration

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    The Morning Vertical, June 24, 2016
    Jun24

    The Morning Vertical, June 24, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch anti-immigration leader Wilders calls for Dutch referendum on EU membership
    Jun24

    Dutch anti-immigration leader Wilders calls for Dutch referendum on EU membership

    Dutch far-right Party for Freedom (PVV) leader Geert Wilders sits in a courtroom of the courthouse in Schiphol, the Netherlands March 18, 2016. REUTERS Dutch anti-immigration leader Geert Wilders called on Friday for a referendum on the Netherlands’ membership in the European Union after Britain voted to leave the 28-member bloc. Wilders,...