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    Rex Tillerson reassures allies over US policy
    Feb17

    Rex Tillerson reassures allies over US policy

    BONN // America’s European allies said they had won assurances on Friday from new secretary of state Rex Tillerson regarding Washington’s commitment to a political solution to the Syria conflict.The G20 summit was the first chance for the new US administration to give a fuller picture of American foreign policy and Mr Tillerson used...

    Six-party moot in Moscow decides to expand framework
    Feb17

    Six-party moot in Moscow decides to expand framework

    The six-party moot held in Moscow for Afghan peace process has decided to expand the framework, allowing other regional players, namely the central Asian states, to join in the dialogue process and Pakistan welcomes the decision. These views were expressed by Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakria during the weekly briefing here at the...

    Liberia Ahead Of Ukraine In Index of Economic Freedom 2017
    Feb17

    Liberia Ahead Of Ukraine In Index of Economic Freedom 2017

    Liberian Leader, President Ellen Johnson SirleafUkraine increased its points from 46.8 to 48.1 score on a scale of 0 to 100, falling from 162nd to 166th position among 180 countries (178 a year ago), according to the Heritage Foundation annual study. Liberia, Chad, Afghanistan, Sudan and Angola are ahead of Ukraine (with scores from 49.1 to...

    Doubts over Trump’s foreign policy gradually calmed by Tillerson
    Feb17

    Doubts over Trump’s foreign policy gradually calmed by Tillerson

    When Secretary of State Rex Tillerson came to Germany this week to meet with his counterparts, he faced roomfuls of worried diplomats. Many sought clues from the fledgling US diplomat who to that point had made no public remarks on foreign policy since taking office two weeks ago. Long-held US stances on NATO, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, Iran and a...

    Poroshenko Warns Against ‘Appeasement’ Of Russia
    Feb17

    Poroshenko Warns Against ‘Appeasement’ Of Russia

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has warned against any “appeasement” of Russia. He told the Munich Security Conference on February 17 that he is hearing some calls among Western allies to ease up on Moscow, but “to move in that direction would be naive, wrong and dangerous.” The United States and Western allies have...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Warns Against ‘Appeasing’ Russia
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Warns Against ‘Appeasing’ Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has urged Western nations to reject calls for the “appeasement” of Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson assured Ukraine of U.S. solidarity, Poroshenko says
    Feb17

    Tillerson assured Ukraine of U.S. solidarity, Poroshenko says

    MUNICH — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has delivered a message of solidarity to Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko said Friday. In a conversation on Friday afternoon, Tillerson “confirmed to me our unity … and our solidarity,” Poroshenko said during a panel discussion on Friday evening at this...

    Kremlin Denies Any Disappointment With Trump Administration
    Feb17

    Kremlin Denies Any Disappointment With Trump Administration

    The Kremlin denied Friday that it has grown frustrated with a lack of progress in improving relations with Washington under President Donald Trump, saying it’s too early to say what course Russia-U.S. ties will take. “We never wore rose-tinted glasses, never had any illusions, so there is nothing to be disappointed with,” Kremlin spokesman...

    [OPINION] One Arsene Wenger – By Baba Grumpy
    Feb17

    [OPINION] One Arsene Wenger – By Baba Grumpy

    You have read the reports especially after the match against Bayern Munich on Wednesday night. “Arsene Wenger snatches candy from kids”. “His team can never do it again”. “They don’t have mental strength”. “He needs to go now” etc. Overreaction I call it. Apart from the fact that I am still hurting from the result, I am also incensed...

    Kremlin Denies Any Disappointment With Trump Administration
    Feb17

    Kremlin Denies Any Disappointment With Trump Administration

    The Kremlin denied Friday that it has grown frustrated with a lack of progress in improving relations with Washington under President Donald Trump, saying it’s too early to say what course Russia-U.S. ties will take. “We never wore rose-tinted glasses, never had any illusions, so there is nothing to be disappointed with,” Kremlin spokesman...