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    Embassies of France, Turkey share their homelands’ tastes with Ottawa
    Mar27

    Embassies of France, Turkey share their homelands’ tastes with Ottawa

    In diplomatic circles, it’s sometimes said that the easiest way to win hearts and minds is through the stomach. We’re lucky to see lots of culinary diplomacy in Ottawa, where there are 130-odd embassies and high commissions, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Just one vivid and tasty example was a casual dinner reception at the Italian...

    Politics: DICK CHENEY: ‘No question’ Russia meddled in the US election, and it could be ‘an act of war’
    Mar27

    Politics: DICK CHENEY: ‘No question’ Russia meddled in the US election, and it could be ‘an act of war’

    "There's no question that there was a very serious effort made by Mr. Putin… to interfere in major ways with our basic fundamental democratic processes." In a wide-ranging speech at the Economic Times’ Global Business Summit, former US Vice President Dick Cheney spoke unequivocally about Russia’s meddling in the...

    Russian Trads And Western Sympathizers
    Mar27

    Russian Trads And Western Sympathizers

    A couple of weeks ago, Sohrab Ahmari identified me as a Putinist. This came as a shock to me, as I have written critically of the Russian president, of whom I am not an admirer in most, but not all, respects. But that’s just it. Here’s Ahmari: For the author and American Conservative journalist Rod Dreher, the redemptive promise of...

    Does NATO Really Need Montenegro?
    Mar27

    Does NATO Really Need Montenegro?

    Doug Bandow Security, Europe Elevating today’s Duchy of Grand Fenwick to NATO status won’t help keep the peace. If denizens of Washington wonder at the appeal of Donald Trump’s America First rhetoric, they need look no further than the concerted effort to bring Montenegro into NATO. A Senate vote is scheduled for this afternoon....

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine
    Mar27

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine
    Mar27

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine

    Nazi symbols spray-painted on a monument to Holocaust victims in Ukraine that was erected near their mass graves. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Politics: Jared Kushner had a previously undisclosed meeting with the CEO of ‘the bank that financed Vladimir Putin’s grandest ambitions’
    Mar27

    Politics: Jared Kushner had a previously undisclosed meeting with the CEO of ‘the bank that financed Vladimir Putin’s grandest ambitions’

    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, met with the CEO of Russia's state-owned Vnesheconombank in December. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, met with the CEO of Russia’s state-owned Vnesheconombank in December 2016, The New York Times reported on Monday. The...

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine
    Mar27

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine

    (JTA) — Nazi symbols were spray-painted on a monument to Holocaust victims in Ukraine that was erected near their mass graves. The letter X was painted on the Star of David emblazoned on the monument near the western city of Ternopil. A swastika was drawn on the Hebrew-language section of the monument and the SS symbol on the part in English....

    Russia: Alexei Navalny jailed for 15 days after huge opposition protest
    Mar27

    Russia: Alexei Navalny jailed for 15 days after huge opposition protest

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian opposition protests (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny attends a hearing in Moscow on March 27, 2017. (Vasily Maximov, AFP Getty) Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders. A court in Moscow on Monday ruled to arrest Navalny, who was...

    Politics: Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee about his Russia ties
    Mar27

    Politics: Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee about his Russia ties

    The Senate Intelligence Committee will question President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. The Senate Intelligence Committee will question President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into Russia’s...