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    France to Kick Off Euro 2016 Under Shadow of Terror Threat
    Jun09

    France to Kick Off Euro 2016 Under Shadow of Terror Threat

    This was supposed to be a week of wild excitement for France, as millions of soccer fans and 24 national teams arrive in the country for the four-yearly European Football Championships—a month-long tournament of the world’s most beloved sport, featuring many of the best players on the planet. Instead, after months of violent protests over...

    Ukraine Is Walmart for Terrorists
    Jun09

    Ukraine Is Walmart for Terrorists

    Explosives intercepted by Kievs security service may have been intended for right-wing terror attacks in France. But are the allegations credible? …read more Source: The Daily...

    In Montana, neighbor vs neighbor over welcoming refugees
    Jun09

    In Montana, neighbor vs neighbor over welcoming refugees

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — For the world, the photograph of a Syrian 3-year-old in a red T-shirt and black sneakers, his lifeless body washed up on a Turkish beach, was a horrific symbol of the desperation of hundreds of thousands of refugees. For Mary Poole, a young mother haunted by “those little shoes … the little face,” it was an inspiration. She...

    Georgian Officials Call For ‘Bold’ Action On NATO Membership
    Jun09

    Georgian Officials Call For ‘Bold’ Action On NATO Membership

    Senior Georgian officials say “bold” action is needed on Tbilisi’s NATO aspirations and the Western military alliance should be “desperate” for it to gain membership to demonstrate that Russia is not dictating its policies. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trudeau support of Britain in EU helpful, says EU foreign policy chief
    Jun09

    Trudeau support of Britain in EU helpful, says EU foreign policy chief

    OTTAWA – The European Union’s foreign policy chief says Europe welcomed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s recent statement that Britain should remain in the 28-country bloc. Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign policy chief, arrived in Ottawa Wednesday night for meetings with Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion and his cabinet...

    Trudeau support of Britain in EU helpful, says EU foreign policy chief
    Jun09

    Trudeau support of Britain in EU helpful, says EU foreign policy chief

    OTTAWA — The European Union’s foreign policy chief says Europe welcomed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s recent statement that Britain should remain in the 28-country bloc. Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign policy chief, arrived in Ottawa Wednesday night for meetings with Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion and his cabinet...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine on Wednesday exhorted NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. Georgia, a small post-Soviet nation in the South Caucasus intensified efforts to join the Western … …read more Source: The...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    WASHINGTON — Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine on Wednesday exhorted NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. Georgia, a small post-Soviet nation in the South Caucasus intensified efforts to join the Western military alliance after it lost control of two...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine are pressing ahead with calls on NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order
    Jun09

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order

    Joshua W. Walker, Hidetoshi Azuma Global Governance, East Asia The G7 showed how provocations in Crimea and the South China Sea won’t work. This year’s G7 summit in Ise-shima, Japan was full of spectacles worthy of arresting headlines, including U.S. President Barack Obama’s historic embrace of atomic bomb survivors in Hiroshima...