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    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform
    Jul19

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform

    Daniel DePetris observes that most of the Republican platform on foreign policy and national security shows that the hawks remain firmly in charge of the party’s agenda, and I agree. It is worth noting, though, that the Trump campaign has gone against the hawkish consensus on at least one issue. Josh Rogin reports that Trump campaign...

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student

    The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa has confirmed the death of a Ukrainian citizen in the attack but would not say if the victim was a missing student from Alberta. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine
    Jul18

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine

    Russian’s main security agency has said it detained a Ukrainian employed by international cease-fire monitors, accusing him of spying on Kremlin-backed separatists in Ukraine’s war-torn east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student

    OTTAWA — The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa says one of its citizens died in a deadly truck attack in France last week. But Kostiantyn Kostenko says it’s not clear whether the victim is a missing student who was studying in Canada. Mykhaylo (Misha) Bazelevskyy, who was 22, has permanent resident status in Canada, but was travelling on a...

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union:  Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?
    Jul18

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union: Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?

    Romania is a relative newcomer to the European Union. A member of the EU since 2007, Romania is still often thought of as a country that is poor, corrupt, with dysfunctional public institutions and inefficient industry, a country that has yet to emerge from the shadows of its past. In reality, Romania is gradually conquering its longstanding...

    Chamberfest shows to see
    Jul18

    Chamberfest shows to see

    The world’s largest chamber music festival features about 100 concerts performed by between 300 and 400 musicians starting Thursday, July 21, and running until Aug. 3. Peter Robb and Natasha Gauthier suggest some concerts well worth checking out. Peter Robb 1. Mark the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada with a concert...

    Ukrainian student who studied in Alberta killed in Nice attack
    Jul18

    Ukrainian student who studied in Alberta killed in Nice attack

    A Ukrainian citizen who had been studying in Alberta was killed in last week’s terrorist attack in Nice, France, the Embassy of Ukraine in Ottawa confirmed. …read more Source: Global...

    SitRep: Mass Arrests, Dismissals in Turkey; Russian Missiles in Crimea
    Jul18

    SitRep: Mass Arrests, Dismissals in Turkey; Russian Missiles in Crimea

    The Far-Right Foreigners Coming to Cleveland, Cars as Weapons, And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Morning Vertical, July 18, 2016
    Jul18

    The Morning Vertical, July 18, 2016

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

    Two Years After MH17 Crash, a Settlement Has Been Reached
    Jul18

    Two Years After MH17 Crash, a Settlement Has Been Reached

    Exactly two years after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Eastern Europe, the struggling air carrier has settled most of the many damages claims filed by families of the victims. Veeru Mewa, an attorney representing 165 of the Dutch victims, told The Guardian that the airline had reached a settlement with most of the parties...