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    The Obama Administration’s Drone-Strike Dissembling
    Mar14

    The Obama Administration’s Drone-Strike Dissembling

    Lucas Jackson / ReutersAs a frequent critic of the Obama administration’s foreign policy, I found Jeffrey Goldberg’s excellent interview a useful reminder that, for all my misgivings about the Iraq War hawks that Barack Obama elevated, his persecution of whistleblowers, his decision to assassinate an American without due process, and...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot ‘feeling much better’ (AFP)
    Mar14

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot ‘feeling much better’ (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, on trial in Russia over the murder of two journalists, is feeling “a lot better” since she resumed drinking water, her lawyer said after visiting her in detention. …read more Source: The West...

    Why Credibility Matters
    Mar14

    Why Credibility Matters

    U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Jonathan Ernst / ReutersThere’s no getting around it: Barack Obama is a phenomenal arguer. He’s got superb legal training; he’s got point-by-point debating skill; he’s got a feel for nuance; he’s got historical examples and...

    Silva ankle still not right – Pellegrini
    Mar14

    Silva ankle still not right – Pellegrini

    Pellegrini says Silva is still playing with an ankle injury Manchester City playmaker David Silva is continuing to play through the pain of a persistent ankle problem. Spain international Silva was restricted to one Premier League start in three months earlier in the campaign due to the complaint. The 30-year-old has since struggled for...

    Ukraine’s president sees finance minister as option to replace PM
    Mar14

    Ukraine’s president sees finance minister as option to replace PM

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sees Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko as possibly taking over as prime minister, his spokesman said on Monday, having repeatedly urged the government to resign saying that it had lost the trust of the people. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine President sees Yaresko as possible PM – spokesman
    Mar14

    Ukraine President sees Yaresko as possible PM – spokesman

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sees Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko as possibly taking over as prime minister, his spokesman said on Monday, having repeatedly urged the government to resign saying that it had lost the trust of the people. …read more Source: The...

    Polish leader suggests 2010 plane crash was act of terrorism
    Mar14

    Polish leader suggests 2010 plane crash was act of terrorism

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s defense minister is coming under criticism for suggesting that the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed Poland’s president was an act of terrorism perpetrated by Russia. Official investigations by Poland and Russia have determined that the crash that killed Lech Kaczynski and dozens of other top...

    Man City closes in on 1st Champions League quarterfinal spot
    Mar14

    Man City closes in on 1st Champions League quarterfinal spot

    Manchester City’s David Silva (left) and Norwich City’s Cameron Jerome battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match at Carrow Road, Norwich, England, on Saturday March 12, 2016. Photo: Photo: AP MANCHESTER: Eight years after an influx of money from Abu Dhabi transformed Manchester City’s fortunes, the team...

    EU must stand firm against Russia: ministers
    Mar14

    EU must stand firm against Russia: ministers

    BRUSSELS, March 14, 2016 (AFP) – The European Union must stand up to Russia to defend core political and security interests even while trying to find common cause on issues such as the Syrian conflict, the blocs foreign ministers said Monday.The ministers gathered in Brussels for a regular monthly meeting which for the first time in a year...

    France urges EU sanctions against Libya ‘spoilers’
    Mar14

    France urges EU sanctions against Libya ‘spoilers’

    Head of the Tripoli parliament and prime minister of the Tripoli Salvation government are in EU’s sights …read more Source: Gulf...