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    EU court adviser: Sanctions on Russian firms legally valid
    May31

    EU court adviser: Sanctions on Russian firms legally valid

    LUXEMBOURG (AP) — A senior adviser to the European Court of Justice says European Union economic sanctions imposed on Russian companies are valid in the main under the EU’s common security and defense policy. Advocate General Melchior Wathelet issued the opinion Tuesday in response to a challenge the Russian oil and gas producer Rosneft...

    The Seven Broken Guardrails of Democracy
    May31

    The Seven Broken Guardrails of Democracy

    A long time ago, more than 20 years in fact, the Wall Street Journal published a powerful, eloquent editorial, simply headlined: “No Guardrails.” In our time, the United States suffers every day of the week because there are now so many marginalized people among us who don’t understand the rules, who don’t think that rules of personal...

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker
    May31

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker

    MOSCOW – Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, was sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Savchenko Sworn In As Ukrainian Lawmaker
    May31

    Savchenko Sworn In As Ukrainian Lawmaker

    Ukrainian military aviator Nadia Savchenko, who spent nearly two years in Russian captivity before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in parliament. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker
    May31

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament …read more Source: U.S....

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker
    May31

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker
    May31

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Stoltenberg: NATO Summit To Raise Military Presence On Eastern Flank
    May31

    Stoltenberg: NATO Summit To Raise Military Presence On Eastern Flank

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said an upcoming summit will enhance the alliance’s defensive and deterrent presence in Poland and other countries on its eastern flank. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Prosecutor Warns Tatar Journalist Over ‘Extremist’ Views
    May31

    Crimean Prosecutor Warns Tatar Journalist Over ‘Extremist’ Views

    A prominent Tatar journalist said she was warned by Crimean prosecutors over “extremist” views for writing about the plight of Tatar children whose parents were arrested. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Taiwan Enters the Cross-Strait Relations Danger Zone
    May31

    Taiwan Enters the Cross-Strait Relations Danger Zone

    Robert C. O’Brien Security, Asia What will Taiwan’s new president do on defense issues as well as the China challenge? Taipei, Republic of China – The Republic of China (ROC), better known as Taiwan to most Americans, has been in the headlines since Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) was sworn in as the...