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    What Just Happened?! A Review of President Trump’s Twelfth Week.
    Apr14

    What Just Happened?! A Review of President Trump’s Twelfth Week.

    “The real, the unique misfortune: to see the light of day,” wrote the dour Romanian philosopher Emil Cioran in his 1973 masterwork The Trouble With Being Born. “A disaster which dates back to aggressiveness, to the seed of expansion and rage within origins, to the tendency to the worst which first shook them up.” Cioran was writing about the...

    Trump steps into Putin’s Syrian backyard
    Apr14

    Trump steps into Putin’s Syrian backyard

    Last week’s chemical attack on the rebel-held Syrian city of Khan Sheikhoun compelled US President Donald Trump to strike for the first time at Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces.With the bombing of an air base in western Syria, the Trump administration stepped into a gaping power vacuum in the Middle East.But what, if...

    Russia says no, drops out of Eurovision
    Apr14

    Russia says no, drops out of Eurovision

    Russia is saying goodbye to Europe’s beloved song contest Eurovision, organizers say, amid growing tensions with neighboring Ukraine, this year’s host country. …read more Source:...

    Where Will Trump Flip-Flop on Foreign Policy Next?
    Apr14

    Where Will Trump Flip-Flop on Foreign Policy Next?

    Donald Trump is nothing if not flexible when it comes to his policy positions. He knows how to seize the limelight, as he did with a surprise strike on Syria, and has been moving along what has charitably been referred to as the “learning curve” on a host of other issues. No issue shows Trump’s willingness to transform more than NATO: “I...

    Paul Manafort’s Activities Arouse Interest Of Ukrainian Prosecutors
    Apr14

    Paul Manafort’s Activities Arouse Interest Of Ukrainian Prosecutors

    Ukrainian investigators are seeking to understand Manafort’s ties to former President Viktor Yanukovych leading up to the shooting of anti-government protesters in 2014.(Image credit: Carolyn Kaster/AP) …read more Source:...

    Beeline together with children development fund awards winners of  contest, held within the joint project of Power of Children`s Speech
    Apr14

    Beeline together with children development fund awards winners of  contest, held within the joint project of Power of Children`s Speech

    ArmInfo. Beeline together with children development fund awards winners of contest, held within the joint project of Power of Children’s Speech. Students of high schools and colleges of yeghegnadzor and Vayq were awarded within the framework of this initiative. The ceremony of awarding the certificates and presents took place in the city of...

    Watch: Russian foreign minister confronts NBC’s Andrea Mitchell about her ‘manners’
    Apr14

    Watch: Russian foreign minister confronts NBC’s Andrea Mitchell about her ‘manners’

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov confronted NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell about her “manners” in an awkward moment caught on camera during U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s trip to Moscow. Mitchell, who covers the State Department for NBC News, was traveling with Tillerson on what was his first...

    Kremlin furious at Eurovision dropping Russia over Ukraine spat
    Apr14

    Kremlin furious at Eurovision dropping Russia over Ukraine spat

    Kiev, as winner of last year’s contest, refuses to host Russian contestant because she previously performed in Russian-annexed Crimea …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russians in Nicaragua
    Apr14

    Russians in Nicaragua

    With the world focused on Syria, North Korea, Ukraine, and other pressing hotspots, the Russians have expanded their presence in Latin America and the Caribbean. Last week, the Washington Post revealed that the Russians erected a mysterious satellite-tracking compound in Managua that may double as an electronic intelligence-gathering base. This...

    Kremlin fury at Eurovision dropping Russia (AFP)
    Apr14

    Kremlin fury at Eurovision dropping Russia (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – A decision by the organisers of the Eurovision Song Contest to drop Russia from this year’s contest following a spat with Ukraine was roundly denounced by Moscow on Friday. …read more Source: The West...