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    Poland Expects to Sign Patriot Missile Deal With US Firm
    Apr01

    Poland Expects to Sign Patriot Missile Deal With US Firm

    Poland’s defense minster said Friday that he expected to sign a multibillion-dollar deal with U.S. firm Raytheon to buy eight Patriot missile defense systems this year. Antoni Macierewicz told reporters in Warsaw that the $7.6 billion deal was necessary in light of what he called “a growing threat from the East.” Poland has...

    Liberals refuse to back down to U.S.’s latest call for NATO allies to spend more
    Apr01

    Liberals refuse to back down to U.S.’s latest call for NATO allies to spend more

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg wait for the start of a meeting of the North Atlantic Council at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Friday, March 31, 2017. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets with his NATO counterparts in Brussels for the first time looking to persuade reluctant...

    Eurovision threatens to ban Ukraine over Russian singer row (AFP)
    Apr01

    Eurovision threatens to ban Ukraine over Russian singer row (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – The organisers of the Eurovision song contest have threatened to ban Ukraine from future competitions unless it allows Russia’s entrant to enter the country and take part in this year’s show which Kiev is hosting. …read more Source: The West...

    Politics: The White House is trying to distract from Trump’s wiretap claims with a dubious new talking point
    Apr01

    Politics: The White House is trying to distract from Trump’s wiretap claims with a dubious new talking point

    A former Obama administration official responsible for the Defense Department's Russia policy has come in the White House's crosshairs. In a March 2 appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Evelyn Farkas, the former deputy assistant secretary of defense, was asked to respond to a New York Times report claiming the Obama...

    Politics: The White House is trying to distract from Trump’s wiretap claims with a dubious new talking point
    Apr01

    Politics: The White House is trying to distract from Trump’s wiretap claims with a dubious new talking point

    A former Obama administration official responsible for the Defense Department's Russia policy has come in the White House's crosshairs. In a March 2 appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Evelyn Farkas, the former deputy assistant secretary of defense, was asked to respond to a New York Times report claiming the Obama...

    The Atlantic Daily: Toxins and Immunity
    Apr01

    The Atlantic Daily: Toxins and Immunity

    What We’re FollowingWhite House Turmoil: Last night, Mike Flynn offered to testify in exchange for immunity from prosecution in the investigation of ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, sparking speculation about what his testimony might reveal, and what his motives might be. Flynn’s denial that he spoke with the Russian...

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire
    Apr01

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire

    U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire
    Apr01

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire

    U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire
    Apr01

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is welcoming a new cease-fire agreement between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists in the country’s east and urging all parties to honor it.U.N. spokesman Stephane… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire
    Apr01

    UN chief urges Ukraine and separatists to honor cease-fire

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is welcoming a new cease-fire agreement between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists in the country’s east and urging all parties to honor it. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Friday that Guterres is greatly concerned about “the fate of the civilian population” and hopes...