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    US will not ease sanctions on Russia, White House says
    May26

    US will not ease sanctions on Russia, White House says

    Washington will not ease sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine and may even get tougher on Moscow, the White House said Friday, ending uncertainty over the U.S. position on the thorny issue. “We…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    US rules out easing sanctions on Russia
    May26

    US rules out easing sanctions on Russia

    Washington will not ease sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine and may even get tougher on Moscow, the White House said Friday, ending uncertainty over the US position on the thorny issue …read more Source: The Daily...

    President of European Commission: We Had a ‘Very Frankly Constructed Meeting’ With Trump
    May26

    President of European Commission: We Had a ‘Very Frankly Constructed Meeting’ With Trump

    Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, appeared to confirm Friday that President Donald Trump had complained privately about Germany, but he pushed back against the notion that Trump was aggressive in his criticism. Juncker instead described a “very frankly constructed meeting” with Trump in Brussels and said that...

    Trump’s Transactionality on Display in Brussels
    May26

    Trump’s Transactionality on Display in Brussels

    It was a day full of mixed signals and tense handshakes in Brussels on Thursday. President Trump began the last leg of his world tour, making the rounds at NATO, where he failed to articulate a strong U.S. commitment to Article 5, while at the same time lecturing allies for not living up to their commitments to defense spending over the...

    Trump’s Moral Holiday
    May26

    Trump’s Moral Holiday

    In the annals of the Trump era, May 25, 2017, will deserve a special mark. Four remarkable things happened on Thursday, each of which marks a way that this presidency is changing the nation.The first remarkable thing was President Trump’s speech at the NATO summit in Brussels. Many European governments had hoped—which is a polite way to say...

    Ukraine Offers Military Equipment to the Philippines
    May26

    Ukraine Offers Military Equipment to the Philippines

    Defense export agency plays up opportunities in the defense realm. …read more Source: The...

    Putin and Macron to discuss Ukraine and Syria
    May26

    Putin and Macron to discuss Ukraine and Syria

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    Climate Change Among Most Contentious Issues at G-7 Summit
    May26

    Climate Change Among Most Contentious Issues at G-7 Summit

    Climate change is among the most contentious agenda items being addressed Friday at the Group of Seven (G-7) summit in Sicily. U.S. administration officials have said U.S. President Donald Trump, who referred to man-made global warming as a “hoax” during his campaign, will wait until after the summit before making a decision on the issue....

    Estonia to expel 2 Russian diplomats, report says
    May26

    Estonia to expel 2 Russian diplomats, report says

    Estonia’s security service has repeatedly said Russia’s intelligence services have strong interest in the Baltic NATO member. Ties also have been uneasy because of Moscow’s support for separatist rebels fighting in Ukraine and Russia’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Nato is like a loveless marriage
    May26

    Nato is like a loveless marriage

    Nato is not just about defence, any more than capitalism is just about making money. Donald Trump misunderstands both. His ruthless, zero-sum approach to business is mirrored in his foreign-policy stance, which emboldens America’s enemies and dismays its allies. That is the upshot of his first foreign trip as President, in which he cosied...