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    ‘Explosive Shock’ As Britain Votes To Leave EU, Cameron Quits
    Jun24

    ‘Explosive Shock’ As Britain Votes To Leave EU, Cameron Quits

    Britain voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European project of greater unity since World War Two.Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a referendum showed a 52-48 percent victory for the campaign to leave a bloc Britain joined more...

    Russia’s Putin says doesn’t expect Brexit to influence EU sanctions on Russia
    Jun24

    Russia’s Putin says doesn’t expect Brexit to influence EU sanctions on Russia

    TASHKENT (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he did not expect Britain’s vote to leave the European Union would influence the economic sanctions imposed on Russia by the EU. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria Never Made Commitments to Participate in Black Sea Flotilla with Romania, Turkey
    Jun24

    Bulgaria Never Made Commitments to Participate in Black Sea Flotilla with Romania, Turkey

    Bulgaria had never made commitments to participate in the establishment of a trilateral flotilla in the Black Sea or any other regional initiatives with Turkey and Romania. This was stated by Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev in a joint briefing on Friday. Mitov and Nenchev spoke to journalists after a...

    What Happens Now Britain Has Voted to Leave the EU?
    Jun24

    What Happens Now Britain Has Voted to Leave the EU?

    The U.K. has voted to leave the EU after a countrywide referendum, in a historic decision for the union. With little precedent for the EU losing a leading member and British Prime Minister David Cameron announcing his resignation, speculation about the country and the continent’s future is rife. However, there are some questions we can...

    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...

    Bulgaria Never Made Commitments to Participate in Black Sea Flotilla
    Jun24

    Bulgaria Never Made Commitments to Participate in Black Sea Flotilla

    Bulgaria had never made commitments to participate in the establishment of a trilateral flotilla in the Black Sea or any other regional initiatives with Turkey and Romania. This was stated by Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev in a joint briefing on Friday. Mitov and Nenchev spoke to journalists after a...

    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...