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    Obama: World Can’t Allow Terror ‘Madmen’ to Get Nukes
    Apr02

    Obama: World Can’t Allow Terror ‘Madmen’ to Get Nukes

    U.S. President Barack Obama urged world leaders on Friday to do more to safeguard vulnerable nuclear facilities to prevent “madmen” from groups such as the militant Islamic State from getting their hands on an atomic weapon or a radioactive “dirty bomb.” Speaking at a nuclear security summit in Washington, Obama said the world faced a persistent...

    Letters From Donbas, Part 7: ‘How Long Can You Postpone Your Life?’
    Apr02

    Letters From Donbas, Part 7: ‘How Long Can You Postpone Your Life?’

    More than 1 million people have fled eastern Ukraine since war erupted in April 2014. Some have since returned. Others never left. From teachers to pensioners to families with children, residents of separatist-held towns are struggling to get on with their lives amid the chaos and uncertainty. RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service continues to publish...

    Why NATO is unlikely to respond to Brussels attacks
    Apr02

    Why NATO is unlikely to respond to Brussels attacks

    President Obama and Donald Trump don’t agree on much. But when both make similar complaints about NATO allies “free-riding” on U.S.-provided security, you have to worry about the Alliance’s future. To her credit, Hillary Clinton pushed back hard against Trump’s assertion that “NATO may be obsolete.” Referring to the...

    Ukraine's economy failing due to political crisis, World Bank chief says
    Apr02

    Ukraine's economy failing due to political crisis, World Bank chief says

    At present, Kiev is failing to form a new coalition, which may lead to the suspension of Ukraine’s $17.5 billion bailout program. …read more Source:...

    Weekend Roundup: Preventing ‘Madmen’ From Getting Their Hands On Nuclear Material
    Apr02

    Weekend Roundup: Preventing ‘Madmen’ From Getting Their Hands On Nuclear Material

    A weighty question loomed large for world leaders who gathered in Washington this week for the fourth Nuclear Security Summit: could terrorists obtain dangerous nuclear material? “There is no doubt that if these madmen ever got their hands on a nuclear bomb or nuclear material, they most certainly would use it to kill as many innocent...

    Weekend Roundup: Preventing ‘Madmen’ From Getting Their Hands On Nuclear Material
    Apr02

    Weekend Roundup: Preventing ‘Madmen’ From Getting Their Hands On Nuclear Material

    A weighty question loomed large for world leaders who gathered in Washington this week for the fourth Nuclear Security Summit: could terrorists obtain dangerous nuclear material? “There is no doubt that if these madmen ever got their hands on a nuclear bomb or nuclear material, they most certainly would use it to kill as many innocent...

    5 EU states block Ukraine’s membership prospects
    Apr02

    5 EU states block Ukraine’s membership prospects

    Five EU countries remain firmly against Ukraine ever joining the union with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday bemoaned the timing of an April 6 referendum in the Netherlands …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine president confident Dutch voters won’t reject EU pact
    Apr02

    Ukraine president confident Dutch voters won’t reject EU pact

    WASHINGTON: Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko expressed confidence Friday that Dutch voters next week will not reject his country’s cooperation deal with the European Union. The Netherlands is to hold a referendum on Wednesday on the accord, which puts Ukraine on the path towards eventual EU membership, after a grassroots...

    Obama: ‘Madmen’ must not be allowed to get nuclear material
    Apr02

    Obama: ‘Madmen’ must not be allowed to get nuclear material

    U.S. President Barack Obama urged world leaders on Friday to do more to safeguard vulnerable nuclear facilities to prevent “madmen” from groups like Islamic State from getting their hands on an atomic weapon or a radioactive “dirty bomb.” Speaking at a nuclear security summit in Washington, Obama said the world faced a persistent and evolving...

    Obama: ‘Madmen’ must not be allowed to get nuclear material
    Apr02

    Obama: ‘Madmen’ must not be allowed to get nuclear material

    US President Barack Obama speaks during his trilateral meeting with South Korean President Park Geun-Hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington March 31, 2016. REUTERS WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama urged world leaders on Friday to do more to safeguard vulnerable nuclear facilities to prevent...