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    UN Votes 128-9 To Reject US Decision On Jerusalem
    Dec22

    UN Votes 128-9 To Reject US Decision On Jerusalem

    The UN General Assembly on Thursday, December 21, adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to nine, with 35 abstentions, a motion rejecting the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. President Donald Trump had warned ahead of the vote in the 193-nation assembly that “we’re watching” and threatened reprisals against countries...

    Congress narrowly avoids shutdown just in time for vacation
    Dec22

    Congress narrowly avoids shutdown just in time for vacation

    Sign up for a weekly newsletter about President Donald Trump to be delivered to your inbox every Friday. Donald Trump made it clear at the beginning of his campaign that he wasn’t going to follow the normal rules or tone of politics. We’re keeping track of all the ways his presidency veers from the norm in terms of policy and...

    EU Confidential Episode 27, presented by Raytheon: 2017 review & NATO’s Jamie Shea
    Dec22

    EU Confidential Episode 27, presented by Raytheon: 2017 review & NATO’s Jamie Shea

    Episode 27 of POLITICO’s EU Confidential podcast has just been released, featuring a review of the year from POLITICO reporters and an interview with NATO’s Deputy Assistant Secretary General Jamie Shea, a Brussels veteran of almost 40 years. With regular host Ryan Heath on holiday, news editor Andrew Gray talks to Shea about the...

    Ukraine says aide to PM who visited Theresa May at 10 Downing Street was feeding secrets to Russia
    Dec22

    Ukraine says aide to PM who visited Theresa May at 10 Downing Street was feeding secrets to Russia

    Ukraine’s Security Service, or SBU, said the suspect allegedly passed government secrets to his Russian handlers …read more Source: Vancouver...

    EU Confidential Episode 27, presented by Raytheon: 2017 review & NATO’s Jamie Shea
    Dec22

    EU Confidential Episode 27, presented by Raytheon: 2017 review & NATO’s Jamie Shea

    Episode 27 of POLITICO’s EU Confidential podcast has just been released, featuring a review of the year from POLITICO reporters and an interview with NATO’s Deputy Assistant Secretary General Jamie Shea, a Brussels veteran of almost 40 years. With regular host Ryan Heath on holiday, news editor Andrew Gray talks to Shea about the...

    Trump ‘Oblivious’ To ‘Dangers’ Russia Poses in Ukraine, Former U.S. Ambassador Says
    Dec22

    Trump ‘Oblivious’ To ‘Dangers’ Russia Poses in Ukraine, Former U.S. Ambassador Says

    The conflict in Ukraine began in 2014 and has since claimed over 10,000 lives. …read more Source:...

    UN Votes 128-9 to Reject US Decision on Jerusalem
    Dec22

    UN Votes 128-9 to Reject US Decision on Jerusalem

    The UN General Assembly on Thursday adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to nine, with 35 abstentions, a motion rejecting the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist entity. President Donald Trump had warned ahead of the vote in the 193-nation assembly that “we’re watching” and threatened reprisals against countries...

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve
    Dec22

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve

    KYIV, Ukraine—The first time I ever saw a war, it was on Christmas Eve in 2009. At the time, I was a green Air Force special operations pilot on my first deployment to Afghanistan. I had already been in country for a few weeks, flying mostly day missions. Easy stuff, like surveillance and reconnaissance sorties, which typically meant orbiting ad...

    Ukraine accuses government interpreter of spying for Russia

    A senior government interpreter is arrested in Kiev amid claims he passed information on. …read more Source:...

    UN votes on Jerusalem after Trump warns ‘we’re watching’
    Dec21

    UN votes on Jerusalem after Trump warns ‘we’re watching’

    The 193-member United Nations General Assembly will hold a rare emergency special session today (Thursday) at the request of Arab and Muslim states. Photo: REUTERS United Nations: UN member-states will vote on Thursday on a motion rejecting US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel´s capital, under strong pressure from President Donald Trump who has...