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    French President Macron seeks fast-track dialogue with Russia in surprise meeting with Putin
    May25

    French President Macron seeks fast-track dialogue with Russia in surprise meeting with Putin

    The new French president will host Vladimir Putin next Monday, for a first meeting since he pledged to deal firmly with Russia. Despite rifts over Syria, Ukraine and cyber attacks, experts predict interesting talks. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Manafort advised Trump team on Russia scandal
    May25

    Manafort advised Trump team on Russia scandal

    Months after the FBI began examining Paul Manafort as part of a probe into ties between President Donald Trump’s team and Russia, Manafort called Trump’s chief of staff Reince Priebus to push back against the mounting controversy, according to four people familiar with the call.It was about a week before Trump’s inauguration,...

    PM Trudeau praises benefit of sharing intelligence with the U.S. and others
    May25

    PM Trudeau praises benefit of sharing intelligence with the U.S. and others

    BRUSSELS — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada will continue as usual when it comes to sharing intelligence with allies, even as U.S. President Donald Trump is being accused of playing fast and loose with sensitive secrets. “The track record has shown that collaboration and co-operation between allies, friends and partners has saved...

    War shatters  lives in eastern Ukraine as the world looks away
    May25

    War shatters lives in eastern Ukraine as the world looks away

    Eurovision night bloodshed highlights continued suffering caused by three-year-old conflict …read more Source: The Irish...

    The state has succeeded in lifting most travel bans imposed on Egypt: Soha El Torgoman
    May25

    The state has succeeded in lifting most travel bans imposed on Egypt: Soha El Torgoman

    Soha El Torgoman, general manager of Ramses Hilton Hotel and a member of the Egyptian Tourism Authority (ETA) and the Technical Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Tourism, said that tourism in Egypt is improving. In an interview with Daily News Egypt, she explained all aspects related to the Egyptian tourism situation. What is your assessment...

    Tusk: EU and USA agree on Russia for the most part
    May25

    Tusk: EU and USA agree on Russia for the most part

    The President of the European Council, Donald Tusk expressed the view that the US and the EU agreed on a number of issues, following his meeting with US President Donald Trump in the presence of European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker. “We discussed a number issues regarding foreign policy, security, the climate and trade”, Mr. Tusk...

    EU’s Tusk says no ‘common position’ on Russia with Trump
    May25

    EU’s Tusk says no ‘common position’ on Russia with Trump

    BRUSSELS: European Union president Donald Tusk said talks with US President Donald Trump on Thursday revealed no “common position” on Russia, a subject on which the US leader faces pressure at home. Tusk, along with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, also argued for the benefits of open trade and the Paris climate agreement that...

    Turkey ‘key’ partner of Ukraine in Black Sea: Envoy
    May25

    Turkey ‘key’ partner of Ukraine in Black Sea: Envoy

    2017 ‘very symbolic’ year as it marks 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties, says Ukraine’s ambassador to Ankara …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Tusk ‘Not Sure’ He Has Same View As Trump On Russia
    May25

    Tusk ‘Not Sure’ He Has Same View As Trump On Russia

    European Council President Donald Tusk said he was “not sure” he and U.S. President Donald Trump had “a common position” on Russia. Tusk was speaking after meeting with Trump in Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MP Urges Government to Fast-Track Magnitsky-Style Legislation
    May25

    MP Urges Government to Fast-Track Magnitsky-Style Legislation

    Legislation that would impose sanctions on human rights violators around the world, deny them visas, and seize their assets may soon be passed in Canada. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said last week that the government will support Bill-S-226—which would establish Magnitsky-style sanctions on human rights abusers not only in Russia...