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    France Is at War, Officials Say After Terrorist Attack in Nice Kills at Least 84
    Jul15

    France Is at War, Officials Say After Terrorist Attack in Nice Kills at Least 84

    KYIV, Ukraine—At 3:45 a.m. Friday, just hours after a man drove a large truck through a crowd in the French seaside town of Nice, killing at least 84, French President François Hollande made a televised address to the nation. He began by making it clear the attack was an act of Islamist terrorism. “All of France is under threat from Islamist...

    Family Mourns American Father and Son Killed in Nice Attack: ‘We Are Heartbroken and In Shock’
    Jul15

    Family Mourns American Father and Son Killed in Nice Attack: ‘We Are Heartbroken and In Shock’

    An American father and son were among the 84 people killed on Thursday when a large truck tore through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France. Sean Copeland, 51, and his 11-year-old son Brodie, from Texas, were on vacation in the area. “We are heartbroken and in shock over the loss of Brodie Copeland, an amazing son and brother who lit...

    Just How Dangerous is Russia’s Military?
    Jul15

    Just How Dangerous is Russia’s Military?

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Security, Europe And how long can Moscow afford to modernize? When the Russian Finance Ministry recently admitted that at the current rate of withdrawals to cover the state budget deficit, the Reserve Fund, may be fully depleted by 2017, outside observers immediately seized on the announcement. It quickly became the latest...

    Majority of Russians Against Warming Relations With Turkey
    Jul15

    Majority of Russians Against Warming Relations With Turkey

    The majority of Russians do not think their government should hurry to accept Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s apology for downing a Russian jet in November. The collapse in relations between Turkey and Russia, as well as between Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin, has been dramatic. Not only did Putin branded...

    Nice attack victims: American, Swiss and Ukrainian tourists among those killed by driver
    Jul15

    Nice attack victims: American, Swiss and Ukrainian tourists among those killed by driver

    Early reports say a father, 51, and his 11-year-old son from the U.S. were among the dead. The Nice children’s hospital says many kids are ‘still life and death’ …read more Source: Vancouver...

    The Spirit of the Cold War Is Back as NATO Confronts Russia
    Jul15

    The Spirit of the Cold War Is Back as NATO Confronts Russia

    MOSCOW — The most important turn in new relations between Russia and NATO came exactly one week before the Warsaw summit of the alliance July 8-9. During his short visit to Finland, Russian President Vladimir Putin told the press that he accepted a proposal by his Finnish counterpart, Sauli Niinistö, to discuss the use of transponders by...

    Russia To Deploy Advanced Antimissile System In Crimea
    Jul15

    Russia To Deploy Advanced Antimissile System In Crimea

    Russia plans to deploy the advanced S-400 missile-defense system in the occupied Ukrainian region of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death
    Jul15

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death

    NICE, France (AP) – The Latest on attack that killed 84 people in Nice (all times local): ___ 1:30 p.m. The foreign ministries of Armenia, Ukraine and Switzerland are reporting one of their citizens killed in Nice. Armenian officials first reported two deaths, but later said just one death was … …read more Source: The Washington...

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death
    Jul15

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death

    The Latest on attack that killed 84 people in Nice (all times local): …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death
    Jul15

    The Latest: Armenia, Ukraine, Swiss each report Nice death

    NICE, France (AP) — The Latest on attack that killed 84 people in Nice (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...