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    How should Britain engage with Russia?
    Mar16

    How should Britain engage with Russia?

    Theresa May and Vladimir Putin at a G20 meet in China ©Stefan Rousseau/PA Archive/PA Images When Theresa May visited Donald Trump in January, she also spoke to the Republican caucus about the need to “engage but beware” with regard to Russia. This advice came too late for Trump’s now-former National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn, and his...

    The Duel: Should we regret the Bolshevik Revolution?
    Mar16

    The Duel: Should we regret the Bolshevik Revolution?

    Should we regret the Bolshevik Revolution? Yes No Poll Maker One hundred years ago this spring, there were remarkable events in Russia. But when I was young it was the October Revolution that I was taught about—how it had ushered in the world’s first worker’s state, and constituted the greatest moment in world history. It had, I knew,...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation
    Mar16

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has held a meeting with the delegation of Azerbaijan led by Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev. The sides voiced their readiness to deepen mutually beneficial cooperation in the trade and …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar16

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    Ukraine on Wednesday announced a transport blockade of rebel-held areas that is likely to cause serious economic disruption and could threaten a precarious cease-fire in the east of the country. “It will be in place until the occupiers return stolen Ukrainian industry to Ukrainian jurisdiction,” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko told the...

    Newspaper summaries-March 16 2017
    Mar16

    Newspaper summaries-March 16 2017

    Daily Nation I’ve kept my poll pledges, says Uhuru: We have kept our promise, was the refrain on Wednesday, with President Uhuru Kenyatta saying most of the pledges made to Kenyans four years ago have been fulfilled. He used the last State of the Nation of his first term to make a strong case for re-election. He laid out the achievements of...

    Maddow and MSNBC Make Fools of Themselves on Live TV
    Mar16

    Maddow and MSNBC Make Fools of Themselves on Live TV

    ​MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow went on twitter Tuesday (March 14th) to hype her “breaking story”: “We’ve got Trump tax returns. Tonight, 9pm ET. MSNBC. (Seriously).” This no doubt sent the Left into a state of delirium. Then, Maddow followed up with another tweet, lowering expectations slightly: “What we’ve got is from 2005… the...

    Report: Eastern Ukraine conflict affect civilians’ basic rights
    Mar16

    Report: Eastern Ukraine conflict affect civilians’ basic rights

    The situation in eastern Ukraine remains challenging to thousands of people living there. …read more Source:...

    Latvia’s fortress think tank
    Mar16

    Latvia’s fortress think tank

    RIGA, Latvia — For a think tank, StratCom, NATO’s Strategic Communications Center of Excellence, with its piked gate and guardhouse, looks more like a fortress. During the Soviet era, the institute’s martial-looking headquarters on Kalniciema Street was a Red Army recruitment center. Today, StratCom is on the front lines...

    What Merkel wants from Trump
    Mar16

    What Merkel wants from Trump

    BERLIN — “We need each other.” That, in a nutshell, will be German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s not-so-subtle message to U.S. President Donald Trump when the two meet in the White House Friday. Forget all the talk about a showdown in the Oval Office. Merkel, whatever her personal views of Trump,...

    Trump’s Man and the Maidan Massacre?
    Mar16

    Trump’s Man and the Maidan Massacre?

    As the court in Kiev puts police on trial for the Maidan slaughter, the big question is who ordered the killing. …read more Source: The Daily...