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    Forget Comey. The real story is Russia’s war on America
    Jun11

    Forget Comey. The real story is Russia’s war on America

    It was a breezy, surprisingly pleasant summer week in Washington as the frenzy around potential Trump-Russia revelations reached near-carnival levels. On Thursday, brightly clad groups scattered across the lawns of Capitol Hill could almost have been picnickers — if not for the mounds of cable leashing them to nearby satellite...

    Ukrainian Travelers, Diplomat Welcome EU Visa-Free Travel
    Jun11

    Ukrainian Travelers, Diplomat Welcome EU Visa-Free Travel

    June 11 was the first day when the citizens of Ukraine could enter countries of the European Union without a visa. Passengers arriving in Brussels on a flight from Kyiv shared their positive feelings with RFE/RL correspondent Rikard Jozwiak. He also interviewed the chief of the Mission of Ukraine to the European Union, Mykola Tochytskyi, outside...

    Ukrainians Celebrate First Day of Visa-Free Travel to EU
    Jun11

    Ukrainians Celebrate First Day of Visa-Free Travel to EU

    Ukrainians celebrated the first day of visa-free travel to the European Union Sunday in what President Petro Poroshenko called “a final exit of our country from the Russian empire.” “The visa-free regime for Ukraine has started! Glory to Europe! Glory to Ukraine!” he tweeted from his official account Sunday morning. The...

    Visa-free travel to the EU launches in Ukraine
    Jun11

    Visa-free travel to the EU launches in Ukraine

    “We expect an increase of 30% in passenger traffic” …read more Source:...

    Ukrainians can now enter the European Union visa-free
    Jun11

    Ukrainians can now enter the European Union visa-free

    On Sunday, Ukrainians celebrated their first day of visa-free access to most of the EU’s 28 nations following a measure adopted by the European Parliament in April and the European Council heads of government in May. Deutsche Welle reports. One … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 1st day of visa-free Schengen zone travel
    Jun11

    Ukraine marks 1st day of visa-free Schengen zone travel

    Ukrainians now able to enter most EU countries without a visa for 90 days …read more Source: Anadolu...

    U.S. troops have spread across Eastern Europe in show of force to Russia
    Jun11

    U.S. troops have spread across Eastern Europe in show of force to Russia

    During his campaign, Donald Trump expressed skepticism about American military involvement overseas generally, and about NATO specifically. But since taking office, he hasn’t backed away from Operation Atlantic Resolve, which represents the largest military buildup in Europe since the end of the Cold War. Some 6,500 U.S. troops are...

    Visa-free EU travel for Ukrainians enters into force
    Jun11

    Visa-free EU travel for Ukrainians enters into force

    Ukrainians celebrated the first day of visa-free access to the European Union on Sunday, with hundreds crossing the border as President Petro Poroshenko proclaimed a dramatic “breakaway” from Moscow. “The…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukrainians cheer on first day of visa-free EU travel
    Jun11

    Ukrainians cheer on first day of visa-free EU travel

    “The visa-free regime for Ukraine has started! Glory to Europe! Glory to Ukraine!” Poroshenko tweeted early Sunday as many travellers started crossing the border and posting selfies. …read more Source: World...

    What if several of the world’s biggest food crops failed at the same time?
    Jun11

    What if several of the world’s biggest food crops failed at the same time?

    (Credit: Getty/JamesBrey) Less than one-quarter of Earth’s total cropland produces nearly three-quarters of the staple crops that feed the world’s population – especially corn, wheat and rice, the most important cereal crops. These areas are our planet’s major breadbaskets. Historically, when a crop failed in one of these...