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    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital
    Jun27

    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has emerged undamaged from the global financial crisis, European bailouts, an astonishing u-turn on nuclear power and the crisis over Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Greece’s fate poses challenge to Merkel, but Germany’s leader has plenty of credit in the bank
    Jun27

    Greece’s fate poses challenge to Merkel, but Germany’s leader has plenty of credit in the bank

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has emerged undamaged from the global financial crisis, European bailouts, an astonishing u-turn on nuclear power and the crisis over Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital
    Jun27

    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has emerged undamaged from the global financial crisis, European bailouts, an astonishing u-turn on nuclear power and the crisis over Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital
    Jun27

    Merkel faces Greek challenge with strong political capital

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has emerged undamaged from the global financial crisis, European bailouts, an astonishing u-turn on nuclear power and the crisis over Ukraine. […] voters are unlikely to hold a failure of that effort against her “because she has owned this role of protector in the euro crisis for several...

    Music, what music? Glastonbury caters for all tastes
    Jun27

    Music, what music? Glastonbury caters for all tastes

    Glastonbury (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Glastonbury may be best known for its music, but many of the 175,000 people gathered at Worthy Farm come for the spiritual, political and family events that this year include Pussy Riot and the Dalai Lama among the performers.British band Florence and the Machine kicked off three days of major acts with...

    World Briefing: Russia: Diplomat Rejects U.N. Tribunal on Malaysian Jet Shot Down in Ukraine
    Jun27

    World Briefing: Russia: Diplomat Rejects U.N. Tribunal on Malaysian Jet Shot Down in Ukraine

    A senior Russian official rejected calls Friday for the establishment of a United Nations tribunal to try those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines flight in eastern Ukraine last year. …read more Source: The New York...

    Kenney says nationalist Azov group shouldn’t tarnish Ukraine’s image
    Jun27

    Kenney says nationalist Azov group shouldn’t tarnish Ukraine’s image

    Defence Minister reiterates that Canada won’t provide training for controversial Azov paramilitary group seen by some as neo-Nazis and by others as willing patriots …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Why Ukrainians Are Speaking More Ukrainian
    Jun27

    Why Ukrainians Are Speaking More Ukrainian

    As the war with pro-Russian separatists grinds on, many Ukrainians are turning to the Ukrainian language as a badge of national self-identification. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russia Slams U.S. State Department Report
    Jun26

    Russia Slams U.S. State Department Report

    The Russian Foreign Ministry said on June 26 that an annual human rights report released by the United States was politically motivated and ignored rights violations by Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Worldwide Jewish population nears pre-Holocaust numbers
    Jun26

    Worldwide Jewish population nears pre-Holocaust numbers

    (JTA) — The worldwide Jewish population is approaching the size it was before the Holocaust, a new report by an independent Jerusalem-based think tank says. The report, compiled by the Jewish People Policy Institute, indicates that there are 14.2 million Jews worldwide as of early 2015. Add in various “subgroups” (such as immigrants to Israel and...