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    These young Jews are optimistic about their future in Europe
    Jun09

    These young Jews are optimistic about their future in Europe

    Alisa Poplavskaya’s workshop on mindfulness was one of the offerings at the recent Junction conference on “transitions,” which drew more than 160 young Jewish adults to the German capital. (Bokeh Graphik/JDC) BERLIN (JTA) — It’s a drizzly Saturday morning in May. Some 160 young Jews, mostly European and ranging from Orthodox to...

    Politics: Trump unequivocally pledges to protect NATO from Russia — but still wants unprecedented backpay
    Jun09

    Politics: Trump unequivocally pledges to protect NATO from Russia — but still wants unprecedented backpay

    "I have committed, but I am committing the US to Article 5," said Trump. At a joint press conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, US President Donald Trump affirmed his commitment to protecting NATO allies against possible Russian military incursions and made it clear that his problem with NATO is purely monetary. Asked...

    3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election
    Jun09

    3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election

    LONDON — Most of the United Kingdom appears to be in shock. Prime Minister Theresa May, once considered a virtual lock to dominate the 2017 election, actually lost 12 seats in the UK’s Parliament — enough to no longer control a majority. The Labour Party, led by left-wing insurgent Jeremy Corbyn, gained nearly 30. It’s a stunning...

    What Is the Future of NATO?
    Jun09

    What Is the Future of NATO?

    Jacob Heilbrunn Security, Europe What is the future of NATO? How significant is the debate over Article V? What policy should Washington adopt towards Ukraine? Will the German Bundeswehr play an increasingly important role in coming years? Does the American nuclear force need to be modernized or is the cost simply prohibitive? Philip M....

    Ukraine Taking Measures to Prevent Nord Stream 2 Construction – PM
    Jun09

    Ukraine Taking Measures to Prevent Nord Stream 2 Construction – PM

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The European Commission said on Friday it remained concerned that the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, if built, would jeopardize the transit of Russian gas to the European Union via Ukraine. Earlier in the day, the Commission adopted a request to the bloc’s ministers for a negotiating mandate with Russia on the Nord Stream 2...

    Beeline subscribers can access 4G roaming in 28 countries 
    Jun09

    Beeline subscribers can access 4G roaming in 28 countries 

    ArmInfo.Beeline announces its cooperation with more roaming partners. Beeline started cooperating with 15 more countries, which provide LTE/4G mobile network coverage, in particular, Germany, Greece, UAE, France, Japan etc.,the company’s press service message reads. “The 4th generation new technologies allow subscribers to use new and...

    Congress Is Gearing up for More Russia Sanctions
    Jun09

    Congress Is Gearing up for More Russia Sanctions

    Jacob Heilbrunn, Dimitri Alexander Simes Politics, Editor’s Note: In our latest Facebook Live interview (please like our Facebook page to see more of these events) Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of the National Interest, sat down with Dimitri Alexander Simes, a reporter-intern at the National Interest, to discuss the Trump administration, the GOP...

    Belarus’ Mozyr to host economic forum on 14 June
    Jun09

    Belarus’ Mozyr to host economic forum on 14 June

    Azerbaijan, Hungary, Slovakia, Moldova, and some other countries have confirmed their participation. The organizers also expect to host a large group of Russian business representatives along with an official delegation of Ukraine’s Zhytomir Oblast and businessmen from different Belarusian regions. …read more Source:...

    Lithuania president congratulates Ukraine on visa-free travel
    Jun09

    Lithuania president congratulates Ukraine on visa-free travel

    Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite on Friday congratulated Ukrainians on the start of visa-free travel to the European Union and urged them to continue reforms in order to join the EU and NATO, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Glavin: Canada’s oldest and best friends are barely functioning
    Jun09

    Glavin: Canada’s oldest and best friends are barely functioning

    The political chaos that has paralyzed the United Kingdom with the crippling of Theresa May’s Conservative government at the polls Thursday is an instructive illustration of the disruptive anxiety and exhaustion sweeping the West that Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland warned about in her address to the House of Commons this week. A...