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    [Ticker] Van Rompuy: Dutch No on Ukraine deal ’embarrassment’
    Mar14

    [Ticker] Van Rompuy: Dutch No on Ukraine deal ’embarrassment’

    If Dutch voters reject the EU-Ukraine association agreement in a referendum next month, it would be an “embarrassment” for their government, said Herman Van Rompuy, who chaired the EU Council when the treaty was agreed. A Dutch No “would make the Netherlands a less reliable partner”, he told Trouw newspaper. …read...

    Idle production plant to cost KVV Liepajas Metalurgs EUR 0.5 mln monthly
    Mar14

    Idle production plant to cost KVV Liepajas Metalurgs EUR 0.5 mln monthly

    Even with the production plant standing idle, KVV Liepajas Metalurgs metallurgy company has to reckon with regular monthly expenses of EUR 0.5 million, the plant’s Ukrainian owners, KVV Group, said, informs LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    [Ticker] France mulls Iran sanctions
    Mar14

    [Ticker] France mulls Iran sanctions

    France may seek on Monday to impose EU sanctions against Iran over concerns recent ballistic missile tests may be nuclear capable. “We condemn ballistic missile tests and, if necessary, sanctions will be enacted,” said France foreign minister Jean-Marc Ayrault. EU foreign ministers are meeting in Brussels. …read more Source:...

    France: Iran risks EU sanctions over missile tests
    Mar14

    France: Iran risks EU sanctions over missile tests

    ‘If necessary, sanctions will be taken,’ French foreign minister says …read more Source: World...

    How Russia and the west are both guilty of paranoid propaganda
    Mar14

    How Russia and the west are both guilty of paranoid propaganda

    Only propagandists and arms dealers benefit from the regular claims that everything is being ‘weaponised’ by the Kremlin The current state of relations between Russia and the west is not a cold war – or at least not the Cold War 2.0. But it is characterised by a similar profound refusal on both sides not only to listen to the other’s...

    EU ministers to speak out on Ukrainian pilot
    Mar14

    EU ministers to speak out on Ukrainian pilot

    British and Lithuanian FMs, among others, preparing to call for tougher EU action on Savchenko. MEPs call for Russian officials to be blacklisted. …read more Source:...

    On the frontline of Ukraine’s bloody stalemate
    Mar14

    On the frontline of Ukraine’s bloody stalemate

    Freelance contributor Bryce Wilson visits Ukrainian troops on their frontline as they fight to halt the Moscow-backed Donetsk rebels from gaining any more territory. …read more Source: ABC...

    Piotr Gliński: Poland’s anti-gay green
    Mar14

    Piotr Gliński: Poland’s anti-gay green

    WARSAW — Polish Deputy Prime Minister and Culture Minister Piotr Gliński is a one-time Green party activist and vegetarian. This biography makes him something of a strange fit in a right-wing government where the foreign minister railed against “a world made up of cyclists and vegetarians, who only use renewable energy and who battle all signs of...

    What President Trump’s Foreign-Policy Team Might Look Like
    Mar14

    What President Trump’s Foreign-Policy Team Might Look Like

    To: DJT From: McConnell Since the Romney attack, it’s clear that much of the GOP establishment will fight your nomination tooth-and-nail, won’t support you after you win, would prefer Hillary. One guy who advises Marco on foreign policy took that further and said he’d prefer mass murderer Joseph Stalin to you. This attitude...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of March 14, 2016
    Mar14

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of March 14, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasEuropean Central Bank MeetingThe European Central...