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    Where Countries Stand With Donald Trump: A Cheat Sheet
    Feb07

    Where Countries Stand With Donald Trump: A Cheat Sheet

    Donald Trump has vowed to put “America first,” but who comes second, and third, and 193rd? Barack Obama may have been more willing than his predecessors to “question why America’s enemies are its enemies, or why some of its friends are its friends,” as Jeffrey Goldberg once wrote in The Atlantic, but Trump has thrown U.S. allies and...

    Ambassador: Azerbaijan has strategic importance for Ukraine
    Feb07

    Ambassador: Azerbaijan has strategic importance for Ukraine

    Azerbaijan is of strategic importance for Ukraine as part of the implementation of the plan of replacing Russian oil with Azerbaijani oil, Alexander Mishchenko, Ukrainian extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador to Azerbaijan, told Trend. …read more Source:...

    German, Polish leaders highlight ties, points of contention
    Feb07

    German, Polish leaders highlight ties, points of contention

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo stressed Tuesday the importance of deepening their neighboring nations’ ties, but also touched on points of contention during the German leader’s first visit to Poland under its populist government. From this time, we know how important...

    Liga president meets Ukrainian ambassador about Zozulya
    Feb07

    Liga president meets Ukrainian ambassador about Zozulya

    MADRID (AP) – The Spanish league says its president has met with Ukraine’s ambassador to Spain to discuss Roman Zozulya, a Ukrainian player at the center of a fan protest that could leave him without a team. The league says in a statement that Javier Tebas and ambassador Anatoliy Scherba … …read more Source: The Washington...

    Singapore mandatory army training to stay in troubled world
    Feb07

    Singapore mandatory army training to stay in troubled world

    SINGAPORE: Singapore will keep its mandatory military service because it cannot depend on help from others in an uncertain world, the city-state’s defence minister said yesterday. Ng Eng Hen said conscription was crucial, especially for smaller countries like Singapore, and those who had abolished it ended up regretting their decision. One...

    Lavrov Says Trump Position On Ukraine Differs From Obama’s
    Feb07

    Lavrov Says Trump Position On Ukraine Differs From Obama’s

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says he views U.S. President Donald Trump’s opinion about the conflict in Ukraine as “a qualitative change” compared to that of Barack Obama. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Google Remakes the Satellite Business, by Leaving It
    Feb07

    Google Remakes the Satellite Business, by Leaving It

    Last week, Google pushed one of the most interesting sectors in Silicon Valley toward maturity—and brought a milestone in cartography closer to reality. It accomplished all that, paradoxically, by getting out of the market.From a business standpoint, here’s the news: Google sold its in-house satellite business, known as Terra Bella, to...

    Moral Supremacy and Mr. Putin
    Feb07

    Moral Supremacy and Mr. Putin

    If Trump’s talking to Putin can help end the bloodshed in Ukraine or Syria, it would appear to be at least as ethical an act as pulpiteering about our moral superiority on the Sunday talk shows. …read more Source: The New...

    Russia’s Sergei Lavrov praises Donald Trump’s approach on Ukraine
    Feb07

    Russia’s Sergei Lavrov praises Donald Trump’s approach on Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine Reckons With Trump
    Feb07

    Ukraine Reckons With Trump

    When Nadiya Savchenko was released from Russian captivity in May 2016, she emerged onto the Ukrainian political scene as a fully formed national hero. The homecoming of the former army pilot—a brave soldier who was captured in eastern Ukraine, sentenced on trumped-up murder charges by the Kremlin, and endured a hunger strike in a protest against...