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    US slams Russian intimidation of OSCE in Ukraine (AFP)
    Jun23

    US slams Russian intimidation of OSCE in Ukraine (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – The United States on Thursday accused pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine of a campaign of “violence and harassment” against unarmed OSCE teams monitoring the conflict. …read more Source: The West...

    Merkel slaps down May on Brexit talks
    Jun23

    Merkel slaps down May on Brexit talks

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel insisted yesterday that the EU’s future take priority over Brexit talks as Prime Minister Theresa May met European leaders for the first time since a disastrous election gamble.Under intense pressure on all sides since losing her parliamentary majority, May said her task at the Brussels summit would be to set...

    Syria the Latest Case of US ‘Stumbling’ Into War
    Jun23

    Syria the Latest Case of US ‘Stumbling’ Into War

    A recent headline in The Atlantic (6/9/17) earnestly pondered if the US was “Getting Sucked Into More War in Syria.” “Even as Washington potentially stumbles into war…” was how the article’s discussion began. One of the most common tropes in US media is that the US military always goes to war reluctantly—and, if there are negative...

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine
    Jun23

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was “deeply concerned” about a pattern of violence by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine targeting unarmed civilians of a European mission monitoring the conflict in region. … …read more Source:...

    Macron-mania grips Brussels for French president’s EU debut
    Jun23

    Macron-mania grips Brussels for French president’s EU debut

    A strange new trend gripped Brussels on Thursday. Call it Macron-mania. For his debut appearance in Brussels as French president, Emmanuel Macron unleashed a sort of feverish excitement not seen since Britain voted to leave the European Union or the darkest days of the Greek debt crisis. Journalists tussled over a microphone to ask him questions....

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine
    Jun22

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was “deeply concerned” about a pattern of violence by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine targeting unarmed civilians of a European mission monitoring the conflict in region. …read more Source: The...

    US calls on Russia to end violent ‘intimidation’ in eastern Ukraine
    Jun22

    US calls on Russia to end violent ‘intimidation’ in eastern Ukraine

    The State Department on Thursday condemned Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine for “violence and intimidation” against international monitor groups in the region.State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauer… …read more Source: The...

    US voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine
    Jun22

    US voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine
    Jun22

    U.S. voices concern about violence against monitors in east Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was “deeply concerned” about a pattern of violence by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine targeting unarmed civilians of a European mission monitoring the conflict in region. …read more Source:...

    UK and EU on collision course over rights of EU citizens
    Jun22

    UK and EU on collision course over rights of EU citizens

    The British and EU27 Brexit negotiating teams are headed for a major clash over how the rights of the 3.2 million EU citizens living in the U.K. will be enforced post-Brexit. Prime Minister Theresa May, in a statement to EU leaders at the European Council in Brussels, rejected calls from the EU side for those rights to be upheld by the European...