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    Boxing: Plans for $50 million global tourney unveiled
    Mar10

    Boxing: Plans for $50 million global tourney unveiled

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Organizers of a new $50 million boxing tournament unveiled plans Thursday for the World Boxing Super Series, a September-to-May event with two weight classes of fighters chasing the Muhammad Ali Trophy.While developers were hopeful of a Champions League-style event, using top talent to produce global attention and an...

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media
    Mar10

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media

    Exodus 34:7 — the Sins of the Father. “Visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children’s children, unto the third and fourth generation.” The bullshit is getting biblical. Politics has always been a game of public people aiming poison darts at other public people. But have we really reached the point where what...

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media
    Mar10

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media

    Exodus 34:7, the Sins of the Father. “Visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children’s children, unto the third and fourth generation.” The bullshit is getting biblical. …read more Source:...

    Canada reviewing how NATO members calculate defence spending
    Mar10

    Canada reviewing how NATO members calculate defence spending

    Minister of National Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan delivers a speech at the start of consultation with industry members in Ottawa, Wednesday July 6, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld OTTAWA – Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says he has ordered officials to look at how Canada calculates military spending compared to other NATO members, to...

    European Parliament Committee Approves Ukraine Visa Liberalization
    Mar10

    European Parliament Committee Approves Ukraine Visa Liberalization

    BRUSSELS — A European Parliament committee has voted to scrap visa requirements for Ukraine in a further step to give Ukrainians easier access to EU countries. The Committee on Civil Liberties, Just …read more Source: Big News...

    ‘Armenia must withdraw from EaEU:’ “Free Democrats” campaign kicks off from Arabkir 
    Mar10

    ‘Armenia must withdraw from EaEU:’ “Free Democrats” campaign kicks off from Arabkir 

    The campaign of candidates for No. 2 constituency (which covers Arabkir, Ajapnyak and Davitashen communities of Yerevan city) kicked off from the office of “Free Democrats” party located in 7 Kievyan Street, Arabkir community. In an interview with Aravot.am, Veronika … …read more Source:...

    Officials reviewing how Canada, other NATO members calculate defence spending
    Mar10

    Officials reviewing how Canada, other NATO members calculate defence spending

    OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says he has ordered officials to look at how Canada calculates military spending compared to other NATO members, to ensure all allies are comparing “apples to apples.” “We have to be cognizant that different nations use a different formula,” Sajjan told the House of Commons defence...

    Ukraine coal blockades fuel nationalist tensions
    Mar10

    Ukraine coal blockades fuel nationalist tensions

    The specter of nationalism is spreading across Europe, and nowhere is the strain more virulent or potentially dangerous than Ukraine. Russian media outlets have made it a national pastime to warn of “Ukrainian Nazis” and the nationalist extremists who supposedly threaten the very existence of the government in Kiev. Much …...

    Germany’s Gabriel warns about risk of new arms race
    Mar10

    Germany’s Gabriel warns about risk of new arms race

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel warned about the danger of a new arms race spiral with Russia and called on all sides to work to end the violence in eastern Ukraine as a first step towards broader…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Czech President Zeman Tells Backers He Will Run for Second Term
    Mar10

    Czech President Zeman Tells Backers He Will Run for Second Term

    Czech President Milos Zeman told supporters on Thursday he would seek a second term in 2018, ending speculation over whether he would run again. Zeman, who has pushed for better ties with Russia and backed Donald Trump in the U.S. vote last year, announced his decision at an annual party at Prague Castle to celebrate the anniversary of his...