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    NATO, Russia, share troop information, at odds over Ukraine
    Mar30

    NATO, Russia, share troop information, at odds over Ukraine

    NATO’s chief says the allies and Russia remain at loggerheads over the conflict in Ukraine but have exchanged briefings on their troop movements elsewhere in Europe to help ease tensions. …read more Source: FOX...

    Why Doesn’t Germany Do More To Protect Itself And Europe?
    Mar30

    Why Doesn’t Germany Do More To Protect Itself And Europe?

    In recent history no European nation has demonstrated greater military prowess then Germany. That competence had tragic consequences in World War II and colors Berlin’s approach to the world today. However, more than seven decades after that horrendous conflict’s end Germany should take on the defense responsibilities appropriate for...

    Ukraine Conflict Dominates NATO-Russia Council Session
    Mar30

    Ukraine Conflict Dominates NATO-Russia Council Session

    NATO representatives have told Russia that the situation in Ukraine is of “deep concern” at the first session of the Russia-NATO Council to be held this year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO, Russia, Share Troop Information, at Odds Over Ukraine
    Mar30

    NATO, Russia, Share Troop Information, at Odds Over Ukraine

    NATO’s chief says the allies and Russia remain at loggerheads over the conflict in Ukraine but have exchanged briefings on their troop movements elsewhere in Europe to help ease tensions. …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin: Criticism of Russia protest arrests is ‘interference’
    Mar30

    Putin: Criticism of Russia protest arrests is ‘interference’

    MOSCOW (AP) — In the wake of Russia’s largest outbreak of anti-government demonstrations in years, President Vladimir Putin on Thursday indicated authorities won’t be cowed by protesters or Western criticism. Police arrested hundreds of people Sunday in scores of unsanctioned protest rallies against government corruption that took...

    Stoltenberg Underscores Tensions Over Ukraine At NATO-Russia Talks
    Mar30

    Stoltenberg Underscores Tensions Over Ukraine At NATO-Russia Talks

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said tensions over Ukraine made talks at the first NATO-Russia Council session of 2017 “long” and “frank,” though he said they were also constructive. (RFE/RL) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The TOW Missile: The One Weapon That Could Make Russia’s Suoer Armata Tank Obsolete?
    Mar30

    The TOW Missile: The One Weapon That Could Make Russia’s Suoer Armata Tank Obsolete?

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Who wins? Time to consider matchmaking Russia’s favorite new Armata tank with America’s ex-favorite antitank missile, the TOW! Yes, you heard that last part right, the TOW has been sold all over the world—but America’s starry eyes of antitank love have wandered to greener pastures. Ever since the...

    U.N. Looks For Trump Foreign Policy Hints From Nikki Haley’s Tough-Talking Debut
    Mar30

    U.N. Looks For Trump Foreign Policy Hints From Nikki Haley’s Tough-Talking Debut

    UNITED NATIONS, March 30 (Reuters) – Nikki Haley has made a tough-talking debut as U.S. President Donald Trump’s envoy to the United Nations but her counterparts on the powerful Security Council are waiting to see if that will translate into policies differing from those of the Obama administration on crises from South Sudan and...

    The Morning Vertical, March 30, 2017
    Mar30

    The Morning Vertical, March 30, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson Meets Turkey Leaders, Discusses IS
    Mar30

    Tillerson Meets Turkey Leaders, Discusses IS

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Thursday in Ankara with Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, opening an overseas trip that comes as the U.S. examines its next steps in the campaign to defeat Islamic State militants and stabilize the refugee crisis with allies in the region. Tillerson was also scheduled to meet with President Recep...