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    Ukraine Military Doctrine Declares Russia The Enemy And NATO Membership A Top Goal
    Sep02

    Ukraine Military Doctrine Declares Russia The Enemy And NATO Membership A Top Goal

    The Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council revised the country’s military doctrine Wednesday, defining Russia as the country’s adversary and laying out a long-term path toward NATO membership. At the meeting, the council backed plans to abandon its previous status as being against moving closer to the European Union and...

    New Ukraine Doctrine Declares Russia Military Opponent
    Sep02

    New Ukraine Doctrine Declares Russia Military Opponent

    KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s national security council on Wednesday approved a new military doctrine that declares Russia to be a military opponent and calls for the country to pursue NATO membership. There was no immediate official reaction from Russia, which hotly denies claims that it has sent troops and equipment to separatist rebels in...

    2 Parties Stay within Ukraine’s Governing Coalition
    Sep02

    2 Parties Stay within Ukraine’s Governing Coalition

    Two parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition say that they won’t abandon the grouping amid intense disputes over a proposal to give more power to Ukraine’s regions, including the rebel-held east.However, the two parties’ opposition to the measure appears firm and President… …read more Source:...

    New Ukraine doctrine declares Russia military opponent
    Sep02

    New Ukraine doctrine declares Russia military opponent

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s national security council on Wednesday approved a new military doctrine that declares Russia to be a military opponent and calls for the country to pursue NATO membership. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine military doctrine labels Russia an opponent, supports joining NATO
    Sep02

    Ukraine military doctrine labels Russia an opponent, supports joining NATO

    Ukraine’s national security council on Wednesday approved a new military doctrine that declares Russia to be a military opponent and calls for the country to pursue NATO membership. …read more Source: CTV...

    2 parties stay within Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Sep02

    2 parties stay within Ukraine’s governing coalition

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition say that they won’t abandon the grouping amid intense disputes over a proposal to give more power to Ukraine’s regions, including the rebel-held east.However, the two parties’ opposition to the measure appears firm and President Petro Poroshenko faces a...

    2 parties remain in Ukraine’s governing coalition despite opposition to decentralization bill
    Sep02

    2 parties remain in Ukraine’s governing coalition despite opposition to decentralization bill

    Two parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition say that they won’t abandon the grouping amid intense disputes over a proposal to give more power to Ukraine’s regions, including the rebel-held east. …read more Source: FOX...

    2 parties stay within Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Sep02

    2 parties stay within Ukraine’s governing coalition

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition say that they won’t abandon the grouping amid intense disputes over a proposal to give more power to Ukraine’s regions, including the rebel-held east. …read more Source: U.S....

    The Iran Nuclear Agreement: A Test of U.S. Leadership
    Sep02

    The Iran Nuclear Agreement: A Test of U.S. Leadership

    Co-authored by Gordon Thompson, Executive Director of the institute for Resource and Security Studies. The July 2015 Iran nuclear agreement is a turning point in current history. The world waits to see how the US will act. Congress has given itself until September 17 to endorse or reject the agreement. While numerous qualified experts have...

    Russia Vows to Counter New US Sanctions
    Sep02

    Russia Vows to Counter New US Sanctions

    Russia said on Wednesday it would respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions imposed on the country over the Ukraine crisis. The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on its website that Moscow will take “countermeasures” that will not necessarily “mirror” the U.S. sanctions. The ministry said “the U.S. should have no...