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    Russia Bolsters Military On Southwestern Flank Amid NATO Buildup
    Jul28

    Russia Bolsters Military On Southwestern Flank Amid NATO Buildup

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence and Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday in remarks the United States called contrary to efforts to lower tensions.Moscow has deployed more air defense systems in the southwest and has also...

    The Morning Vertical, July 28, 2016
    Jul28

    The Morning Vertical, July 28, 2016

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

    America’s Feel-Good Sanctions Policy toward North Korea
    Jul28

    America’s Feel-Good Sanctions Policy toward North Korea

    Dealing with North Korea brings to mind Sisyphus, the mythological Greek king condemned for eternity to roll a stone up a hill, only to watch it roll back down. Whatever the U.S. does, Kim Jong-un again will fire missiles, test nukes, and threaten to lay waste to his enemies. Now the Obama administration has applied sanctions to him personally,...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. Orthodox Christians in Ukraine are divided between one church that is part of the Russian Orthodox Church and a splinter church under a Ukrainian leader that neither Moscow nor other Orthodox...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    5 takeaways from Obama’s last convention
    Jul28

    5 takeaways from Obama’s last convention

    President Obama sent a simple message Wednesday night: Yes, we still can.Obama’s convention speech in Philadelphia framed the 2016 election in a very Obama way: The audacity of hope over the politics of fear, optimism over darkness, solutions over slogans, togetherness over division, a supremely qualified public servant in Hillary Clinton...

    Democrats key on Trump’s national security fitness
    Jul28

    Democrats key on Trump’s national security fitness

    With Democrats sensing that Donald Trump is newly vulnerable on national security grounds after startling statements about Russia and NATO, Wednesday night’s convention speakers blasted Trump’s fitness to be commander in chief, suggesting that only Hillary Clinton could keep America safe — and avoid nuclear war.”No major party...

    Role Reversal: The Dems Become the Security Party
    Jul28

    Role Reversal: The Dems Become the Security Party

    Barack Obama, whom Donald Trump earlier in the day called “the most ignorant president in our history” on foreign policy, returned the favor Wednesday night, suggesting that the Republican nominee had no clue what he was talking about—especially in comparison to Hillary Clinton. “Until you’ve sat at that desk, you don’t know what...