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    Turkey steps up scrutiny on Muslim migrants from Russia
    Feb17

    Turkey steps up scrutiny on Muslim migrants from Russia

    Turkey has increased scrutiny of Russian-speaking Muslim communities in the past few months following a series of attacks blamed on Daesh, a concrete example of the renewed relationship between the two countries. Turkish police have raided the homes of Russian-speaking immigrants in Istanbul, detained many and expelled others, according to...

    Hat-tricks for United’s Ibrahimovic, Roma’s Dzeko
    Feb17

    Hat-tricks for United’s Ibrahimovic, Roma’s Dzeko

    LONDON (Agencies) – The goals continued to flow for Manchester Uniteds Zlatan Ibrahimovic and AS Romas Edin Dzeko as they bagged hat-tricks to help their teams take commanding leads in the first legs of their Europa League last 32 ties on Thursday.United swept aside St Etienne 3-0 at Old Trafford and Roma made light work of last seasons...

    Europe must not bow to US spending demands on NATO: EU’s Juncker
    Feb17

    Europe must not bow to US spending demands on NATO: EU’s Juncker

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (right) welcomes Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman ahead of a meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on February 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters MUNICH: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday that Europe must not cave in to US demands to raise military spending, arguing that...

    5 things to watch at this year’s Munich Security Conference
    Feb17

    5 things to watch at this year’s Munich Security Conference

    BERLIN — This weekend, the German chancellor, the U.S. vice president and dozens of foreign and defense ministers will mingle with other political big shots at the grandiose Bayerischer Hof hotel in the Bavarian capital. Just another year at the Munich Security Conference? Not really. For much of its history stretching back more than...

    Russia ♥ Marine Le Pen
    Feb17

    Russia ♥ Marine Le Pen

    MOSCOW — Russia is on a roll: Donald Trump is in the White House, the wheels of Brexit are in motion and the Kremlin’s Gallic target of affection — France’s Marine Le Pen — is riding high in the polls. “We’re on the verge of a new global order,” said...

    France says US position on Middle East peace ‘confused and worrying’
    Feb17

    France says US position on Middle East peace ‘confused and worrying’

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel (right) welcomes French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault prior to the G-20 Foreign Ministers meeting in Bonn, Germany, on February 16, 2017. Photo: Reuters BONN: France considers the US position on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict “confused and worrying”, its foreign minister said on Thursday, reacting to...

    Democracy Promotion Is Smart Security Policy
    Feb17

    Democracy Promotion Is Smart Security Policy

    Adrian A. Basora, Kenneth Yalowitz Politics, Americas Domestic divisions and propaganda offensives undermine U.S. interests. We cannot “make America great again” unless America is secure both at home and in its global position. But what does this have to do with democracy? During the first decade after the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union, President...

    The Deep State Targets Trump
    Feb17

    The Deep State Targets Trump

    When Gen. Michael Flynn was forced to resign as national-security advisor, Bill Kristol purred his satisfaction, “If it comes to it, prefer the deep state to the Trump state.” To Kristol, the permanent regime, not the elected president and his government, is the real defender and rightful repository of our liberties. Yet it was this regime, the...

    Trump vs. U.S. intelligence? Intrigue abounds, and it starts with Russia
    Feb17

    Trump vs. U.S. intelligence? Intrigue abounds, and it starts with Russia

    WASHINGTON — A historic clash may be erupting between the intelligence apparatus of the United States and the country’s democratically elected president, with the high-level intrigue linked to questions about the Donald Trump campaign’s ties with Russia. The president announced Thursday that he’s instructed the Justice...

    Spurs fell to surprise defeat at Gent
    Feb17

    Spurs fell to surprise defeat at Gent

    A below-par Tottenham Hotspur lost the first leg of their tie against Gent, 1-0 in Belgium. Jeremy Perbet scored shortly before the hour mark to punish a sloppy performance from the Premier League side, who failed to create many notable openings despite enjoying the majority of possession. The closest Spurs came was three minutes into the second...