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    Russia opposes UN resolution to establish a tribunal to try those responsible for MH17 crash
    Jul09

    Russia opposes UN resolution to establish a tribunal to try those responsible for MH17 crash

    Russia says it is opposed to a UN resolution that would establish an international tribunal to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine last year. …read more Source: FOX...

    ‘The gas deal between Greece and Russia suddenly looks less exciting’
    Jul09

    ‘The gas deal between Greece and Russia suddenly looks less exciting’

    Back in June, Russia signed a preliminary $2.27 billion agreement on building a pipeline through Greece. The new project is an extension of the so-called Turkish Stream, a gas pipeline designed to bring Russian gas to Europe via Greece, with an annual capacity of 47 billion cubic meters. Russia likes this deal given the strategic geopolitical...

    The Waiting Game
    Jul09

    The Waiting Game

    The drama of the U.S. (now P5+1) negotiations with Iran over its nuclear infrastructure has been ongoing now for more than a dozen years, if we date the inception point to 2002, when some dissidents leaked information about Iran’s nuclear weapons work. (They did not tell the U.S. Government much of anything it did not already know, but...

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’
    Jul09

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’

    HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — The Marine general nominated to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the U.S. and its coalition partners are making moderate progress in the fight against the Islamic State. …read more Source: U.S....

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’
    Jul09

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The nominee to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says it is “reasonable” to supply lethal arms to Ukrainians fighting against Russian-backed rebels …read more Source: CNS...

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’
    Jul09

    Joint Chiefs nominees: Arming Ukraine is ‘reasonable’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The nominee to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says it is “reasonable” to supply lethal arms to Ukrainians… …read more Source:...

    Europe lawmakers condemn Russian actions in Crimea, Ukraine
    Jul09

    Europe lawmakers condemn Russian actions in Crimea, Ukraine

    HELSINKI (AP) — Some 100 lawmakers, mainly from Europe, have condemned Russia’s actions in Crimea and Ukraine at a meeting honoring a 1975 accord seen as a milestone in reducing tensions between the East and West during the Cold War. …read more Source: CNS...

    Negotiators Say Iran Nuclear Deal Close As Another Deadline Nears
    Jul09

    Negotiators Say Iran Nuclear Deal Close As Another Deadline Nears

    By Louis Charbonneau and Parisa Hafezi VIENNA, July 9 (Reuters) – Iran and six world powers were close to an historic nuclear agreement on Thursday that could resolve a more than 12-year dispute over Tehran’s nuclear ambitions, but they remained deadlocked on the issue of Iranian arms and missile trade. Over the past two weeks, Iran,...

    European lawmakers condemn Russia’s actions in Crimea, Ukraine at meeting celebrating detente
    Jul09

    European lawmakers condemn Russia’s actions in Crimea, Ukraine at meeting celebrating detente

    Some 100 lawmakers, mainly from Europe, have condemned Russia’s actions in Crimea and Ukraine at a meeting honoring a 1975 accord seen as a milestone in reducing tensions between the East and West during the Cold War. …read more Source: FOX...

    Europe Lawmakers Condemn Russian Actions in Crimea, Ukraine
    Jul09

    Europe Lawmakers Condemn Russian Actions in Crimea, Ukraine

    European lawmakers condemn Russia’s actions in Crimea, Ukraine at meeting celebrating detente …read more Source: ABC...