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    Ukrainian serviceman killed in car bomb
    Jun27

    Ukrainian serviceman killed in car bomb

    A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in a car bomb in the country’s capital Kiev. Ukrainian police said in a statement on Tuesday the driver of a luxury car was … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian serviceman killed in car bomb
    Jun27

    Ukrainian serviceman killed in car bomb

    A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in a car bomb in the country’s capital Kiev. Ukrainian police said in a statement on Tuesday the driver of a luxury car was … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Dutch sleuth hopes for breakthrough in biggest US art heist
    Jun27

    Dutch sleuth hopes for breakthrough in biggest US art heist

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch art sleuth whose search for purloined paintings and sculptures has led to Ukrainian militiamen and Nazi memorabilia collectors has joined the hunt for what he calls the “Holy Grail”: A collection worth $500 million that represents the largest art heist in U.S. history. Arthur Brand thinks a...

    Thirteen EU Nations Back Plan for Talks With Russia Over Pipeline
    Jun27

    Thirteen EU Nations Back Plan for Talks With Russia Over Pipeline

    Thirteen EU nations voiced support on Monday for a proposal to empower the bloc’s executive to negotiate with Russia over objections to a new Russian gas pipeline to Germany, despite opposition from Berlin. At an informal debate among EU energy ministers, Germany’s partners in the 28-nation bloc spoke out against Russia’s Nord...

    Who Is Making U.S. Foreign Policy?
    Jun27

    Who Is Making U.S. Foreign Policy?

    Doug Bandow Security, Americas The world is paying attention to the Trump team’s foreign-policy fumbles. It’s a time of trial and tribulation for America’s allies and adversaries alike. Just what is U.S. policy these days? More fundamentally, who is deciding U.S. policy? A presidential transition always creates uncertainty. Even...

    The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’
    Jun27

    The FBI appears to be taking cues from the explosive Russia dossier that Trump called ‘phony’

    Sergei Karpukhin/ReutersThe FBI extensively questioned Carter Page, an early foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump’s campaign, in March about allegations that he served as a middleman between the campaign and Moscow during the election, Page confirmed to Business Insider on Monday. Those allegations were laid out in an explosive...

    Inside Putin’s Echo Chamber
    Jun27

    Inside Putin’s Echo Chamber

    “Let him speak,” Oliver Stone told CNN in defending his four hour documentary on Vladimir Putin, during which the acclaimed American director frequently seemed to avoid obvious follow-up questions. Stone’s reticence on some matters was so glaringly obvious that some commentators began suggesting the movie would be used to kick off...

    Russian FM Asks Tillerson To Help Stop ‘Provocations’ Against Syrian Forces
    Jun26

    Russian FM Asks Tillerson To Help Stop ‘Provocations’ Against Syrian Forces

    Russia says Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has told his American counterpart to “take measures to prevent provocations” against Syrian government forces. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe vs Russia: Worried by Putin, Latvians and Lithuanians Back EU Military Alliance
    Jun26

    Europe vs Russia: Worried by Putin, Latvians and Lithuanians Back EU Military Alliance

    The Baltics have been among the most concerned by Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Trump Eager For Big Meeting with Putin, Some Advisers Wary
    Jun26

    Trump Eager For Big Meeting with Putin, Some Advisers Wary

    President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in...