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    More ‘Fake News,’ Alas, From the New York Times
    Nov08

    More ‘Fake News,’ Alas, From the New York Times

    Disregarding President Trump’s insistent claim that the establishment press propagates “fake news” requires a constant effort—especially when a prestigious outlet like the New York Times allows itself to be used for blatantly fraudulent purposes. I cherish the First Amendment. Mark me down as favoring journalism that is loud, lively, and...

    IFJ Slams Expulsion of Russian Journalist by Ukraine
    Nov08

    IFJ Slams Expulsion of Russian Journalist by Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) — Philippe Leruth told Sputnik that the banning of Zakhar Vinogradov by the Ukrainian authorities was an insidious form of censorship. “The fact he was not given any explanation makes me think this was a principle decision and not a reaction to any piece he published, and to which Ukrainian authorities had then been able to...

    Lithuania Expects NATO to Reach Deal on Baltic Air Shield
    Nov08

    Lithuania Expects NATO to Reach Deal on Baltic Air Shield

    Lithuania expects NATO to reach an agreement next year to shield Baltic countries with air defenses, plugging a gap in its security against Russia, its defense minister said Tuesday. Since Russia annexed the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine in 2014 and began providing weapons and troops to separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine, NATO has sent more...

    The Atlantic Daily: Evolve and Unify
    Nov08

    The Atlantic Daily: Evolve and Unify

    What We’re FollowingElection Ups and Downs: Newly released Congressional testimony from Carter Page, a former Trump campaign aide, reveals an extensive, complex, and at times contradictory web of connections between Page and Russia. Meanwhile, turning to this year’s campaign, Democrat Ralph Northam is facing off against President...

    Is NATO doing enough to pressure Russia over Ukraine?
    Nov08

    Is NATO doing enough to pressure Russia over Ukraine?

    The crisis in Ukraine was the impetus for NATO to reinvent itself, but is the alliance sufficiently invested in resolving the conflict itself? No one will declare the Minsk Agreement dead, but it’s hard to find a pulse. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Is NATO doing enough to pressure Russia over Ukraine?
    Nov08

    Is NATO doing enough to pressure Russia over Ukraine?

    The crisis in Ukraine was the impetus for NATO to reinvent itself, but is the alliance sufficiently invested in resolving the conflict itself? No one will declare the Minsk Agreement dead, but it’s hard to find a pulse. …read more Source:...

    Rivals of Incumbent Seek to Sway Czech Policy Toward West in Presidential Vote
    Nov07

    Rivals of Incumbent Seek to Sway Czech Policy Toward West in Presidential Vote

    A host of pro-Western candidates met Tuesday’s deadline to run for Czech president, seeking to unseat incumbent Milos Zeman, who has leaned toward Russia and China. Czech presidents wield limited day-to-day power but have large informal influence and play a key role in forming governments — now underway following elections last month. The...

    Saakashvili announced on December 3, a “people’s impeachment”
    Nov07

    Saakashvili announced on December 3, a “people’s impeachment”

    Former President of Georgia and leader of the new forces movement, Mikhail Saakashvili, offered from December 3 to start people’s impeachment, in the case that the Verkhovna Rada will not vote for the creation of an anti-corruption court and the lifting of parliamentary immunity. He said this from the stage at Constitution square in Kyiv,...

    Strategy: 6 rogue employees who did crazy things on their last day of work
    Nov07

    Strategy: 6 rogue employees who did crazy things on their last day of work

    After US President Donald Trump's Twitter account went down for several minutes, Twitter blamed the disruption on a departing employee. • US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account went down for several minutes Thursday night. • Twitter released a statement blaming the disruption on a departing employee. • Plenty of people have quit...

    Ukrainian media highlight Azerbaijani chess team`s European triumph
    Nov07

    Ukrainian media highlight Azerbaijani chess team`s European triumph

    The Ukrainian media have highlighted the Azerbaijani national team’s triumph at the European Team Chess Championship in Crete, Greece, AzerTag reports. …read more Source:...