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    U.N. Looks For Trump Foreign Policy Hints From Nikki Haley’s Tough-Talking Debut
    Mar30

    U.N. Looks For Trump Foreign Policy Hints From Nikki Haley’s Tough-Talking Debut

    UNITED NATIONS, March 30 (Reuters) – Nikki Haley has made a tough-talking debut as U.S. President Donald Trump’s envoy to the United Nations but her counterparts on the powerful Security Council are waiting to see if that will translate into policies differing from those of the Obama administration on crises from South Sudan and...

    The Morning Vertical, March 30, 2017
    Mar30

    The Morning Vertical, March 30, 2017

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

    Tillerson Meets Turkey Leaders, Discusses IS
    Mar30

    Tillerson Meets Turkey Leaders, Discusses IS

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Thursday in Ankara with Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, opening an overseas trip that comes as the U.S. examines its next steps in the campaign to defeat Islamic State militants and stabilize the refugee crisis with allies in the region. Tillerson was also scheduled to meet with President Recep...

    Woosh-wishing through life with Jared Kushner
    Mar30

    Woosh-wishing through life with Jared Kushner

    (Credit: Getty/Drew Angerer) You hear that sound? That whoosh-wish, whoosh-wish, whoosh-wish happy, joyful sound? You know what it is? It’s the sound International Man of Mystery Jared Kushner makes as he skips along the corridors of power. Kushner’s Happy Feet have been whoosh-wooshing ever since his mommy took him to buy his first...

    NATO-Russia Council Holds First Session This Year As Tensions Persist
    Mar30

    NATO-Russia Council Holds First Session This Year As Tensions Persist

    Ambassadors from NATO nations and Russia gathered at the alliance’s headquarters in Brussels for the first NATO-Russia Council session of 2017. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF Says Will Decide on Ukraine Aid Tranche on April 3
    Mar30

    IMF Says Will Decide on Ukraine Aid Tranche on April 3

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund executive board will meet on April 3 to decide whether to disburse a $1 billion aid tranche to… …read more Source: U.S....

    IMF says will decide on Ukraine aid tranche on April 3
    Mar30

    IMF says will decide on Ukraine aid tranche on April 3

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund executive board will meet on April 3 to decide whether to disburse a $1 billion aid tranche… …read more Source:...

    Britain’s Big Brexit Gamble
    Mar30

    Britain’s Big Brexit Gamble

    By Holger Schmieding and Kallum PickeringThis is the worst setback ever for the process of European integration that started with a six-nation coal and steel community in 1952 – but for whom precisely?As the UK has filed for divorce from the European Union, here are 10 key points to keep in mind as the negotiating across the English Channel...

    Where Will Russia’s Protests Lead?
    Mar30

    Where Will Russia’s Protests Lead?

    Alexander Lukin Politics, Eurasia The anticorruption wave could give way to greater instability. March 26 saw widespread protests against corruption in Moscow and several other big Russian cities. The formal cause was the absence of reaction by the authorities to the film He Is Not Dimon to You, produced and distributed online by the Foundation...

    Counterterror Efforts High on Agenda in Tillerson’s Meetings with Turkey, NATO
    Mar30

    Counterterror Efforts High on Agenda in Tillerson’s Meetings with Turkey, NATO

    The United States is examining its next steps in the campaign to defeat Islamic State militants and stabilize the refugee crisis with regional allies, as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson embarks on trips to Turkey and NATO headquarters this week. The top U.S. diplomat will press NATO allies to demonstrate a clear path to increase defense...