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    Ukrainian President To Meet With U.S. Vice President March 31
    Mar31

    Ukrainian President To Meet With U.S. Vice President March 31

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will meet with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden for a working lunch on March 31, the White House announced on March 30. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism
    Mar31

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Still reeling from attacks in Brussels and Paris, world leaders are wrestling this week with the chilling prospect of the Islamic State group or other extremists unleashing a nuclear attack on a major Western city. Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the central focus as President Barack Obama hosts leaders...

    Australia will soon sell uranium to Ukraine for power generation
    Mar31

    Australia will soon sell uranium to Ukraine for power generation

    Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will arrive in the United States on Wednesday for a global nuclear security summit and will also attend a dinner meeting at the White House hosted by President Barack Obama. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukrainian Choral Work in Saskatoon
    Mar31

    Ukrainian Choral Work in Saskatoon

    Singers from across Canada and Ukraine will be performing music from the Ukrainian Sacred Choral Tradition Friday night in Saskatoon. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Britain and the Continent: A Necessary Union
    Mar31

    Britain and the Continent: A Necessary Union

    By Omeed Alerasool On June 23 2016, the United Kingdom will vote on whether to remain within the European Union. The impending ballot will not only shape the futures of Britain and Europe, but also that of the United States and other global powers. Without the United Kingdom, the EU will face a serious threat to its legitimacy and influence, at a...

    US Plans to Boost Military Presence in Eastern Europe
    Mar31

    US Plans to Boost Military Presence in Eastern Europe

    The United States plans to increase its military presence in Eastern Europe to deter Russian aggression, officials said Wednesday. The Pentagon intends to deploy an armored brigade combat team on a rotational basis next February along with a full set of equipment to NATO’s eastern borders, as part of the ongoing effort to reassure allies in...

    NATO and Russia Return to the Nuclear Precipice
    Mar31

    NATO and Russia Return to the Nuclear Precipice

    Nick Ritchie, Peter Rutland Security, Eurasia The stakes of escalation are the highest they’ve been since the Cold War. In one year’s time, it is possible that Donald Trump will be sitting in the White House. Across Europe, too, nationalist leaders are on the rise. What are the security implications of these developments? One of the...

    The Exit Solution?
    Mar30

    The Exit Solution?

    Editor’s Note: How do Russia and the West see one another? What are the experts’ views on the confrontation between Russia and the West? How do the pundits explain the Russo-Ukrainian war and Russia’s Syrian gambit? What are the roots of the mythology about Russia in the West, and why has the West failed to predict and...

    Lost Souls from the Ukrainian War
    Mar30

    Lost Souls from the Ukrainian War

    Two years into the conflict, prisoners of war from both sides remain in limbo. …read more Source: Foreign...

    U.S. Commander: Increased Rotation of U.S. Combat Units To Europe Beginning Next Year
    Mar30

    U.S. Commander: Increased Rotation of U.S. Combat Units To Europe Beginning Next Year

    A top U.S. military commander has announced more frequent rotations of U.S. combat units to Eastern Europe beginning early next year, citing an “aggressive Russia” as the main reason for the increase. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...