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    Trump presses NATO on spending, terror
    May23

    Trump presses NATO on spending, terror

    BRUSSELS: US President Donald Trump will press his Nato allies on Thursday to increase defence spending and take a more active role in the fight against Islamist terror. Here are the expected main talking points during the brief summit at Nato’s new, futuristic headquarters on the outskirts of Brussels. Allies must do more Washington and...

    Dutch senators poised to back EU’s treaty with Ukraine in key vote
    May23

    Dutch senators poised to back EU’s treaty with Ukraine in key vote

    The Dutch senate is set to vote in favour of the controversial EU treaty with Ukraine on Tuesday thanks to… …read more Source:...

    Vietnam: Human rights blogger among five finalists for human rights award
    May23

    Vietnam: Human rights blogger among five finalists for human rights award

    VIETNAMESE blogger Pham Thanh Nghien has been named one of five finalists for the 2017 Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk, an award recognising activists who risk their lives to benefit their communities. Nghien was imprisoned in 2010 for four years as a result of her work publicising violations against and defending...

    Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan pledge game-changing energy, power cooperation
    May23

    Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan pledge game-changing energy, power cooperation

    BISHKEK (TCA) — Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has so far built the most friendly and close relations with next-door neighbor Turkmenistan, with other Central Asian neighbors also mending ties with Tashkent in various spheres. We are republishing this article on the issue, originally published by EurasiaNet.org: The love affair between...

    Russian collusion?
    May23

    Russian collusion?

    Why would the Russian government want Trump to be President? The Democrats, under President Obama, pulled U.S. missiles out of the Ukraine; did not support Ukrainian troops fighting the Russians … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Donald Trump’s EU visit offers chance to resolve Ukraine conflict
    May23

    Donald Trump’s EU visit offers chance to resolve Ukraine conflict

    Careful US diplomacy can repair relations with Moscow and hasten peace in the east …read more Source: Financial...

    Indictment tells murky Montenegrin coup tale
    May23

    Indictment tells murky Montenegrin coup tale

    PODGORICA, Montenegro — It has the plot of a thriller, even if it doesn’t read like one. In long, tangled sentences, an indictment filed by the chief prosecutor in Montenegro lays out a story of Russian agents recruiting mercenaries to storm parliament on election day and stop the small Balkan state from joining NATO....

    Macron to host Putin for May 29 talks on Syria, Ukraine
    May23

    Macron to host Putin for May 29 talks on Syria, Ukraine

    PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron will host Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next week as the countries look to reset strained relations, notably over Syria and Ukraine. The meeting at the Versailles palace outside Paris will coincide with an exhibition celebrating 300 years of Franco-Russian ties since the visit of Russian tsar Peter the...

    Inside the Historic Meeting Mentioned in President Trump’s Saudi Arabia Speech
    May22

    Inside the Historic Meeting Mentioned in President Trump’s Saudi Arabia Speech

    On Sunday, while addressing the Arab Islamic American Summit in Saudi Arabia, President Trump looked ahead to the future relationship between that nation and the United States. He also looked back, however, to the start of that relationship: “Working alongside another beloved leader — American President Franklin Roosevelt — King Abdulaziz began...

    Got the Picture: Kiev Says Complete Ban on Russian Social Networks Impossible
    May22

    Got the Picture: Kiev Says Complete Ban on Russian Social Networks Impossible

    KIEV (Sputnik) – It is impossible to completely block the Russian social networks in Ukraine, deputy head of Ukraine’s presidential administration Dmitry Shimkiv said on Monday, adding that the reduction of the networks’ audience would be an achievement for the Ukrainian authorities. “It is really impossible to ban [Russian social...