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    Trudeau’s visit to Ukraine shows ‘change in tone’ about relations with Russia
    Jul11

    Trudeau’s visit to Ukraine shows ‘change in tone’ about relations with Russia

    Trudeau’s visit implies a possible step back from ‘all-in” support of Kiev to open dialogue of relations with Russia …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia’s Sole Athlete at Olympics Branded a ‘Traitor’
    Jul11

    Russia’s Sole Athlete at Olympics Branded a ‘Traitor’

    Russia’s only athlete allowed to participate in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been branded a traitor on social media and told to compete for Ukraine instead. The country’s track and field athletes were banned from competing in the upcoming Olympics in Brazil over allegations of mass doping. Long jumper Darya Klishina was granted...

    Canada’s Prime Minister Visits Ukraine
    Jul11

    Canada’s Prime Minister Visits Ukraine

    Ukraine and Canada on Monday signed a free trade agreement during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s first visit to Ukraine. Canada is home to a sizeable Ukrainian minority and has been a key backer for Ukraine during the two-year separatist war in the east. President Petro Poroshenko told a news conference at the end of the talks in...

    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience
    Jul11

    ‘Uplifting’: Fourth of July Feature Strikes Chord With Daily Signal’s Audience

    A Fourth of July reflection from abroad by Nolan Peterson, The Daily Signal’s foreign correspondent, prompted readers to share their own thoughts about America’s place in the hearts of those yearning for freedom, whether in Iraq or Ukraine. Here’s a sampling, edited only for style, with the permission of the writers. Great Spark...

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine
    Jul11

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada will keep sending military training troops to Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be pinned down on whether it will continue supplying troops to train Ukraine’s military. During a joint news conference Monday in Kiev to mark the signing of a Canada-Ukraine free trade deal, Ukrainian...

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?
    Jul11

    Will Canada keep sending troops to Ukraine?

    Canadian Army instructors discuss mechanized infantry defence tactics with their Ukrainian Armed Forces colleagues during Exercise RAPID TRIDENT in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won’t be...

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement
    Jul11

    Prime Minister Trudeau signs Canada Ukraine free trade agreement

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is greeted by women in traditional dress and bread as he arrives in Kyiv, Ukraine on Sunday July 10, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau oversaw the signing of a free trade agreement with Ukraine on Monday after he and his son spent the morning commemorating the...

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada to keep sending troops to Ukraine to train military
    Jul11

    Trudeau won’t say if Canada to keep sending troops to Ukraine to train military

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, accompanied by Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, pays his respects to the “Heavenly Hundred” — Ukrainians who died during months of anti-government protests in 2013-14 — during a ceremony at a monument in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, July 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov) KYIV, Ukraine —...

    Trudeau signs Canada-Ukraine free trade agreement
    Jul11

    Trudeau signs Canada-Ukraine free trade agreement

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko share a laugh at the end of joint news conference at the Presidential Administration building in Kyiv, Ukraine Monday July 11, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld KYIV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau oversaw the signing of a free trade agreement with Ukraine...

    A New-Sprung Kremlin Thinker Tanker Tries to Expand Germans’ Minds
    Jul11

    A New-Sprung Kremlin Thinker Tanker Tries to Expand Germans’ Minds

    Until recently one of Vladimir Putin closest allies, former Russian Railways CEO Vladimir Yakunin, has launched a think tank in Berlin. The Dialogue of Civilizations Institute says it will focus on six “areas of research”, including “Economics of Post-Modernity: When Conventional Models Fail” and “East and West: Bridging the Post-Modernity...