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    Can Ukraine save itself from widespread corruption?
    Jul07

    Can Ukraine save itself from widespread corruption?

    JUDY WOODRUFF: But first to our series this week on the conflict in eastern Europe. Last night, we reported from the self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic, where Moscow-backed separatists have been fighting to join Russia. Tonight, we move inside Ukraine, where the government face two fronts, internal corruption and the separatists in the...

    Brexit and Russia Make President Obama’s Last NATO Summit His Toughest Ever
    Jul07

    Brexit and Russia Make President Obama’s Last NATO Summit His Toughest Ever

    In the spring of 2014, soon after Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine, the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army both reached out to David Ochmanek, the former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, with a Cold War flashback of a question: What would happen if Russian troops move on from Ukraine to attack a European country that the U.S....

    Soviet-style youth squads are making a comeback in eastern Ukraine
    Jul07

    Soviet-style youth squads are making a comeback in eastern Ukraine

    Pro-Russian teenagers in eastern Ukraine spend their weekends practicing for war and recruiting peers to their separatist cause. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity
    Jul06

    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity

    Secretary of State John Kerry, on the first leg a two-day visit to the former Soviet republics of Georgia and Ukraine before joining President Obama at the NATO meeting in Poland, signed the new security cooperation agreement with Georgian Prime Minister Georgy Kvirikashvili. The signing came after talks in Tbilisi that also covered economic,...

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet in Possible Move to Ease Tensions
    Jul06

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet in Possible Move to Ease Tensions

    NATO envoys will hold a further formal meeting with Russia on July 13, days after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw, in a sign Washington and Moscow want to defuse tensions in Europe. The forum bringing together Russia and its former Cold War adversary NATO last met in April after an almost two-year hiatus as relations sank to their lowest...

    Kremlin: Putin, Obama Discuss Syria, Ukraine In Phone Call
    Jul06

    Kremlin: Putin, Obama Discuss Syria, Ukraine In Phone Call

    The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama have agreed to increase coordination in the ongoing military operations in Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    In Warsaw, Trudeau to stress Canada’s NATO support beyond numbers
    Jul06

    In Warsaw, Trudeau to stress Canada’s NATO support beyond numbers

    As NATO meets in Warsaw this week in a capital heavy with post-Cold War symbolism, Justin Trudeau will be armed with a response to U.S. President Barack Obama’s vehement plea to Canada’s Parliament that “NATO needs more Canada.” In a technical briefing Wednesday, senior government officials told reporters that Trudeau will stress that...

    Putin calls Obama to discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh
    Jul06

    Putin calls Obama to discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has called U.S. President Barack Obama to inform him about the results of talks on the… …read more Source:...

    Putin calls Obama to discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh
    Jul06

    Putin calls Obama to discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh

    The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has called U.S. President Barack Obama to inform him about the results of talks on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Putin Calls Obama to Discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh
    Jul06

    Putin Calls Obama to Discuss Syria, Ukraine, Karabakh

    The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has called U.S. President Barack Obama to inform him about the results of talks on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict …read more Source: ABC...