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    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity
    Jul06

    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is visiting Georgia and Ukraine to reassure the former Soviet republics of America’s commitment to their security amid unease over Russia’s intentions. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    NATO’s Uneasy New Reality: Could It Still Stop Russia?
    Jul06

    NATO’s Uneasy New Reality: Could It Still Stop Russia?

    One Monday afternoon in June, several hundred American, British and Polish troops parachuted into central Poland. Last month’s jump was just practice, part of an extended NATO rehearsal for a defense of northern Europe against Russia.But in a real crisis — if those soldiers were called to defend the Baltic states — they could be...

    AP News Analysis: Brexit raises new opportunities for Putin
    Jul06

    AP News Analysis: Brexit raises new opportunities for Putin

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin has remained poker-faced as Britain voted to exit the European Union, but the Russian leader stands to gain significantly from the British departure, which would weaken the EU and create new tensions in the bloc. With Britain facing a long and messy divorce with the EU, both London’s role and,...

    Kerry Traveling To Georgia, Ukraine Ahead Of NATO Summit
    Jul06

    Kerry Traveling To Georgia, Ukraine Ahead Of NATO Summit

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is en route to Europe for solidarity visits aimed at assuring Georgia and Ukraine that those two countries have not been left out in the cold by the trans-Atlantic community. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Brexit Doesn’t Actually Help Putin
    Jul06

    Brexit Doesn’t Actually Help Putin

    Daniel Kochis Politics, Europe NATO, not the EU, guarantees European security. Will Britain’s vote to leave the European Union be a boon for Putin’s Russia? This claim was often repeated during the run-up to the vote and trotted out again in the aftermath of Thursday’s referendum. But it deserves a skeptical eye. First and...

    Dutch Investigators Of MH17 Crash In Moscow For Two-Day Visit
    Jul06

    Dutch Investigators Of MH17 Crash In Moscow For Two-Day Visit

    Representatives of the Joint International Criminal Investigation Team have arrived in Moscow to discuss their probe into the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine two years ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    News Wrap: Iraq bombing death toll rises as search teams find more victims
    Jul06

    News Wrap: Iraq bombing death toll rises as search teams find more victims

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. Gwen Ifill is away. On the “NewsHour” tonight: JAMES COMEY, FBI Director: No charges are appropriate in this case. JUDY WOODRUFF: Despite declaring Hillary Clinton’s use of a private e-mail server while secretary of state extremely careless, the FBI says there is not enough evidence to...

    Desire to break free from Ukraine keeps devastated Donetsk fighting​
    Jul06

    Desire to break free from Ukraine keeps devastated Donetsk fighting​

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Tonight, we begin a weeklong series from Eastern Europe that we’re calling Fault Lines. On Friday, NATO will announce the largest military buildup in Europe since the Cold War. Tensions between the West and Russia have reached the highest level since the fall of the Soviet Union. This week, we will examine the causes of that...

    Ukraine’s Former Prime Minister on Dirty Politics, Populist ‘Bullshit,’ and Life After ‘Political Suicide’
    Jul05

    Ukraine’s Former Prime Minister on Dirty Politics, Populist ‘Bullshit,’ and Life After ‘Political Suicide’

    Shortly after stepping down from power in Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with FP to discuss his future — and Ukraine’s. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine plans alternative route after Russian transit ban
    Jul05

    Ukraine plans alternative route after Russian transit ban

    Allen ConeKIEV, Ukraine, July 5 (UPI) — Ukraine is seeking a new route for shipping goods to Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic after Russia placed new restrictions on transit through its territory. …read more Source: United Press...