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    Zapad 2017: NATO Should Be Keeping an Eye on Russia’s Training Exercises
    May08

    Zapad 2017: NATO Should Be Keeping an Eye on Russia’s Training Exercises

    Tomasz K. Kowalik, Dominik P. Jankowski Security, Eurasia Russia has a long history of using military exercises as a platform for waging actual wars. It all started with a military exercise in 2008. “Today, Georgia; tomorrow, Ukraine; the day after, the Baltic States; and later perhaps time will come for my country, for Poland!” Those words were...

    Uninspired French Voters Choose a ‘Centrist’ President Rather Than a Far-Right One
    May08

    Uninspired French Voters Choose a ‘Centrist’ President Rather Than a Far-Right One

    PARIS—As is the case most Sundays, Rue de Bac in central Paris was quiet this morning. The shops were closed, as were most cafes on this day when self-styled centrist Emmanuel Macron would defeat the far-right candidate, Marine Le Pen, to become France’s next president. Except for Le Saint Germain cafe, at the corner of Rue du Bac and...

    Ukraine Blocks Entry Of Two Russian Journalists Heading To Eurovision
    May07

    Ukraine Blocks Entry Of Two Russian Journalists Heading To Eurovision

    Ukraine has blocked entry to the country of two Russian journalists who were going to Kyiv to cover the Eurovision Song Contest. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Armed man ‘sexually harassed’ female monitor in rebel Ukraine
    May07

    Armed man ‘sexually harassed’ female monitor in rebel Ukraine

    Kiev: A female member of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) mission monitoring the conflict in eastern Ukraine was “sexually harassed” by an armed man in rebel territory, the group confirmed on Sunday. The OSCE has already limited its patrols in parts of the war-torn east since it sustained its first fatality of the...

    Centrist Emmanuel Macron Becomes France’s Youngest President
    May07

    Centrist Emmanuel Macron Becomes France’s Youngest President

    French voters elected centrist Emmanuel Macron as the country’s youngest president ever on Sunday, delivering a resounding victory to the unabashedly pro-European former investment banker and strengthening France’s place as a central pillar of the European Union. A crowd of Macron supporters roared with delight at the news, jubilantly...

    Centrist Emmanuel Macron Becomes France’s Youngest President
    May07

    Centrist Emmanuel Macron Becomes France’s Youngest President

    French voters elected centrist Emmanuel Macron as the country’s youngest president ever on Sunday, delivering a resounding victory to the unabashedly pro-European former investment banker and strengthening France’s place as a central pillar of the European Union. A crowd of Macron supporters roared with delight at the news, jubilantly...

    WSE suspends trading of 12 companies
    May07

    WSE suspends trading of 12 companies

    The Warsaw Stock Exchange has suspended the trading of a number of companies after they failed to provide the financial statements for 2016 on time. KDM Shipping, Ukrainian logistic company, dairy producer Milkiland, coal producers New World Resources, and Sadovaya Group will have their trading suspended until the companies file their financial...

    Emmanuel Macron is the next president of France
    May07

    Emmanuel Macron is the next president of France

    Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche !, or Onwards !, and candidate for the 2017 presidential election, attends a campaign rally in Albi, France, May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier – RTS1574A PARIS — French voters elected centrist Emmanuel Macron as the country’s youngest president ever on Sunday, delivering a...

    Projections: Macron wins French presidency by a large margin
    May07

    Projections: Macron wins French presidency by a large margin

    PARIS (AP) — Political newcomer Emmanuel Macron will be France’s next president, pollsters projected Sunday night, delivering a resounding victory to an unabashedly pro-European former investment banker and strengthening France’s place as a central pillar of the European Union. If confirmed, the result would constitute a resounding...

    French Polling Agencies Project Win For Centrist Macron In Presidential Election
    May07

    French Polling Agencies Project Win For Centrist Macron In Presidential Election

    PARIS (AP) — Political newcomer Emmanuel Macron will be France’s next president, pollsters projected Sunday night, delivering a resounding victory to an unabashedly pro-European former investment banker and strengthening France’s place as a central pillar of the European Union. A crowd outside the Louvre museum at a Macron victory...