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    Trump Tells Cheering Crowd To Thank African-Americans for Not Voting
    Dec16

    Trump Tells Cheering Crowd To Thank African-Americans for Not Voting

    HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — Donald Trump’s barnstorming tour across the states that won him the White House continues to feature far more taunts of triumph than notes of healing after a bruising election. Thursday’s rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania, found the president-elect calling for the mostly white crowd to cheer for African-Americans who...

    NATO to hold talks with Russia Monday: Stoltenberg
    Dec16

    NATO to hold talks with Russia Monday: Stoltenberg

    BRUSSELS (AFP) – NATO will hold a fresh round of formal talks with Russia on Monday to discuss European security and the Ukraine conflict, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said.I have invited members of the NATO-Russia Council (NRC) to a meeting on Monday at ambassadorial level at NATO headquarters to discuss topics of relevance to European...

    Putin, Abe hold hot spring meet on WWII island row
    Dec16

    Putin, Abe hold hot spring meet on WWII island row

    NAGATO (AFP) – Japan and Russia on Thursday hunkered down to try and make progress towards a peace treaty formally ending World War II hostilities hamstrung by a decades-old territorial dispute.Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is hosting President Vladimir Putin at a hot spring summit in his ancestral city of Nagato in the hopes of achieving a...

    CBS: Russian hackers hit Pentagon email system in 2015
    Dec16

    CBS: Russian hackers hit Pentagon email system in 2015

    WASHINGTON: Russian hackers seized control last year of the unclassified email system used by the U.S. military’s Joint Chiefs of Staff, CBS News reported on Thursday, citing an interview with then-Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey. Dempsey, who did not appear on camera, said he was alerted to the August 2015 attack by an early...

    The White House Suggests That Vladimir Putin Authorized Cyber Attacks on the Democratic Party
    Dec16

    The White House Suggests That Vladimir Putin Authorized Cyber Attacks on the Democratic Party

    (WASHINGTON) — The Obama administration suggested Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally authorized the hacking of Democratic officials’ email accounts in the run-up to the presidential election and said it was “fact” that such actions helped Donald Trump’s campaign. The White House also assailed Trump himself,...

    U.S. Dollar Hits 14-Year High Against Euro, Puts Pressure On Emerging Markets
    Dec16

    U.S. Dollar Hits 14-Year High Against Euro, Puts Pressure On Emerging Markets

    The U.S. dollar continued to surge in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s rate-raising campaign on December 15, posting a 14-year high against the euro and other major currencies. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Abe, Putin agree to revive Japan-Russia security talks, discuss Syria
    Dec16

    Abe, Putin agree to revive Japan-Russia security talks, discuss Syria

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin smile during their meeting at a hot springs resort in Nagato, Japan, December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool Japan and Russia agreed at a leaders’ summit on Thursday to revive security talks and start discussing economic cooperation on disputed islands...

    It’s time for a new campaign of Russian containment
    Dec16

    It’s time for a new campaign of Russian containment

    The advent of the new Donald Trump administration in the U.S‎. — with its implications for renewed spending by NATO to contain the Russian revanchist threat in eastern Europe and Russian adventurism in the Middle East — comes at a significant point for Canadian defence policy, as we await the report of the Defence Policy Review Advisory Group....

    E.U. Reaches Compromise With the Netherlands on Closer Ukraine Ties
    Dec16

    E.U. Reaches Compromise With the Netherlands on Closer Ukraine Ties

    The Dutch had been the lone holdout among European Union member nations on an association agreement that would seek to counter Russia’s influence in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Investigation identifies 100 people linked to MH17 crash
    Dec16

    Investigation identifies 100 people linked to MH17 crash

    The Joint Investigation Team (JIT), which is investigating the downing of flight MH17, has identified about 100 people linked to the crash, Ukraine’s First Deputy Prosecutor General Dmytro Storozhuk said Wednesday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...