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    Ukraine Links EU Unity To Russia Sanctions; Moldova Committed To Joining EU
    Jun24

    Ukraine Links EU Unity To Russia Sanctions; Moldova Committed To Joining EU

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union that he “expects the sanctions against Russia as a country-aggressor” to be extended. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European leaders to Britain: Go quickly
    Jun24

    European leaders to Britain: Go quickly

    The Houses of Parliament on June 24, 2016. (Rob Stothard, Reuters) LONDON — European Union leaders are warning Britain to leave the EU quickly and avoid prolonging uncertainty. The presidents of the EU’s main institutions said in a statement Friday that they expect London to act on the decision to leave “as soon as possible, however painful...

    The Latest: Hollande: EU must make changes to move
    Jun24

    The Latest: Hollande: EU must make changes to move

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 11:30 a.m. French President Francois Hollande said he profoundly regrets the British vote to leave the European Union, but that the union must make changes in order to move forward. In a brief televised statement, Hollande said the vote will put...

    The Latest: Slovak leader demands ‘fundamental changes’
    Jun24

    The Latest: Slovak leader demands ‘fundamental changes’

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 11 a.m. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico says the EU will have to react quickly to Britain’s decision to leave. Fico, whose country is taking over the rotating EU presidency in July, says the bloc’s key policies have to change. In a...

    The Morning Vertical, June 24, 2016
    Jun24

    The Morning Vertical, June 24, 2016

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

    The Latest: Hungary says immigration decided British vote
    Jun24

    The Latest: Hungary says immigration decided British vote

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Hungary’s prime minister says the issue of immigration and how the British “can keep their island” determined the vote on Britain leaving the European Union. Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who says the ideal number of...

    What’s at Stake
    Jun24

    What’s at Stake

    Anton, an engineering student, speaking to delegates in Yalta June 23, 2016 In the historic port city of Yalta, located on the Crimean Peninsula, we visited the site where Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin, in February of 1945, concluded negotiations ending World War II. These leaders and their top advisors were also present at the creation of the...

    AP Interview: NATO military chief: National forces are key
    Jun24

    AP Interview: NATO military chief: National forces are key

    BYDGOSZCZ, Poland (AP) — The upcoming NATO summit should send a message to member states that they have the responsibility to provide the first line of defense of their own countries, the alliance’s top military officer said Thursday. Gen. Petr Pavel, chairman of NATO’s Military Committee, said the 28-member alliance has the...

    Neocons Like Kagan Love Hillary. But Does Hillary Love Them Back?
    Jun24

    Neocons Like Kagan Love Hillary. But Does Hillary Love Them Back?

    Jacob Heilbrunn Politics, United States They need her more than she needs them. So Robert Kagan will be speaking at a fundraising event in Washington, DC for Hillary Clinton. This report from Foreign Policy magazine’s John Hudson should come as no surprise. Kagan has been playing foreign-policy footsie with Hillary Clinton for some time...

    Former U.S. Defense Officials Warn Of Russian Response To NATO Summit
    Jun23

    Former U.S. Defense Officials Warn Of Russian Response To NATO Summit

    A former top U.S. Defense Department official has warned that the buildup of NATO troops in Eastern Europe, and Russia’s own troop movements along its western borders, are deepening the risk of an accidental outbreak of war. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...