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    Ukraine, Slovakia premiers condemn Nord Stream 2 project
    Sep10

    Ukraine, Slovakia premiers condemn Nord Stream 2 project

    BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The prime ministers of Slovakia and Ukraine are condemning a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany. …read more Source: U.S....

    Clinton Tacks to the Right of President Obama on Foreign Policy
    Sep10

    Clinton Tacks to the Right of President Obama on Foreign Policy

    Hillary Clinton unveiled her foreign policy in a speech at the Brookings Institution yesterday, laying out positions that are more activist than the Obama Administration’s stances, despite putting her shoulder behind the Iran deal. The NYT reports: [M]ost of her speech and discussion afterward was an effort to navigate a careful line...

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project
    Sep10

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project

    PMs of Slovakia, Ukraine condemn deal to expand direct pipeline for Russian gas to Germany …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border
    Sep10

    Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border

    Russia has started to build a huge military base housing ammunition depots and barracks for several thousand soldiers near the Ukrainian border, a project that suggests the Kremlin is digging in for a prolonged stand-off with Kyiv, acccording to Reuters. …read more Source:...

    World food commodity prices plunge in August
    Sep10

    World food commodity prices plunge in August

    An Indian seller weighs a measure of onions on a hand-held scale (left) at a local market in south New Delhi on Wednesday. World food commodity prices plunge in August, the Food and Agriculture Organization has said. The price of international food commodities registered their largest monthly drop in seven years in August, the UN food agency said...

    ‘We’re afraid of terrorism, disease’
    Sep10

    ‘We’re afraid of terrorism, disease’

    A potent mix of fear, ignorance and Islamophobia is fuelling widespread opposition in eastern Europe to taking in refugees. ||| Gabcikovo, Slovakia – A potent mix of fear, ignorance and Islamophobia is fuelling widespread opposition in eastern Europe to taking in refugees despite EU pressure for a new quota system.In Gabcikovo, a village on...

    Nemtsov, Savchenko Nominated For Sakharov Prize
    Sep10

    Nemtsov, Savchenko Nominated For Sakharov Prize

    Russia’s slain opposition politician Boris Nemtsov and imprisoned Ukrainian military pilot and parliament member Nadiya Savchenko are among the nominees for the 2015 Sakharov Prize. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Double standards rule on the NDP campaign rail, and other reasons to fear for humanity
    Sep10

    Double standards rule on the NDP campaign rail, and other reasons to fear for humanity

    1. Shawn Dearn, the NDP and double standards Sean Kilpatrick / Canadian PressNDP Leader Thomas Mulcair’s director of communications Shawn Dearn (right) If Stephen Harper’s top communications aide had tweeted that the Pope should go Eff himself, there’d have been a mammoth outcry and demands he be fired within the hour. Can you...

    Quasi-communist Corbyn
    Sep10

    Quasi-communist Corbyn

    LONDON — On September 12, Jeremy Corbyn will almost certainly be elected as leader of the Labour Party. That still feels like a bizarre sentence to write. Not only is his presumed victory completely unexpected, but it will push Britain’s main opposition party further to the left than at any time for 30 years. A party that used to idolize...

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Release Estonian, Ukrainian Prisoners
    Sep10

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Release Estonian, Ukrainian Prisoners

    EU lawmakers have urged Russia to immediately release the Estonian police officer Eston Kohver, Ukrainian film-maker Oleg Sentsov, and civil activist Olexandr Kolchenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...