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    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...

    EU’s Tusk Says No ‘Common Position’ on Russia with Trump
    May25

    EU’s Tusk Says No ‘Common Position’ on Russia with Trump

    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 Trump is...

    Russia NO, Trade NO: Trump and Tusk fail to agree on ANY major issues in EU war of words
    May25

    Russia NO, Trade NO: Trump and Tusk fail to agree on ANY major issues in EU war of words

    DONALD Trump’s visit to Brussels has got off to a terrible start with the US leader and the bloc failing to agree on the most troubling issues on the table. …read more Source:...

    NATO formally joins coalition against ISIS
    May25

    NATO formally joins coalition against ISIS

    A soldier of the Polish Army sits in a tank as a NATO flag flies behind during the NATO Noble Jump military exercises of the VJTF forces on June 18, 2015 in Zagan, Poland. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images) BRUSSELS – The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is lending its support to the U.S.-led coalition against the group calling itself the Islamic State...

    Armenian powerlifters smash world records at European Championships
    May25

    Armenian powerlifters smash world records at European Championships

    PanARMENIAN.Net – The Armenian Men and Women National Powerlifting Teams have taken part in the European Powerlifting Championships hosted by Ukrainian city of Lutsk on May 17-22. The Armenian athlet …read more Source: Big News...

    NATO to lend support to coalition against ISIL, says Sec.-Gen. Stoltenberg
    May25

    NATO to lend support to coalition against ISIL, says Sec.-Gen. Stoltenberg

    BRUSSELS — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is lending its support to the U.S.-led coalition against the group calling itself the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. “NATO joining the coalition to defeat (ISIL) is a strong political message of unity in the fight against terrorism,” Sec.-Gen. Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday. The...

    Ukraine brews up Trump beer with a Putin twist
    May25

    Ukraine brews up Trump beer with a Putin twist

    A craft brewery in Ukraine has cashed in on the frenzy surrounding Donald Trump’s possible campaign links to Russia by bottling a lager with a label featuring the US president and Vladimir Putin peeking from behind. …read more Source: The...

    Trump meets top EU officials on his first Brussels trip
    May25

    Trump meets top EU officials on his first Brussels trip

    Donald Trump, whose “American First†instincts and Euroskeptic campaign rhetoric rattled his European allies, made his first official visit to Brussels Thursday to meet top EU officials ahead of a summit at NATO — an alliance he once described as “obsolete.” While EU leaders are pleased he decided to visit them...

    Ukraine brews up Trump beer with a Putin twist
    May25

    Ukraine brews up Trump beer with a Putin twist

    A craft brewery in Ukraine has cashed in on the frenzy surrounding Donald Trump’s possible campaign links to Russia by bottling a lager with a label featuring the US president and Vladimir Putin peeking from behind. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Babi Yar monument desecrated again
    May25

    Ukraine’s Babi Yar monument desecrated again

    The vandalized monument in Kiev commemorates the lives of 33,771 who were slain by the Nazis in the mass killings at the ravine. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...