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    This Is the Scandalous Love Affair That Started World War I
    Oct16

    This Is the Scandalous Love Affair That Started World War I

    Franz-Stefan Gady Security, General Franz Conrad von Hoetzendorf’s romantic obsessions may have fueled the flames of war. After the first five months of World War I, the Austro-Hungarian forces, under the leadership, if that is the right word, of General Conrad von Hoetzendorf, suffered stupefying losses–189,000 dead, 490,000 wounded,...

    Hungary threatens to boycott EU actions on Ukraine
    Oct16

    Hungary threatens to boycott EU actions on Ukraine

    Hungary says it will “block and boycott” all attempts to draw Ukraine more deeply into the European Union unless Kiev changes a new education law that rolls back options for … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Hungary threatens to boycott EU actions on Ukraine
    Oct16

    Hungary threatens to boycott EU actions on Ukraine

    Hungary says it will “block and boycott” all attempts to draw Ukraine more deeply into the European Union unless Kiev changes a new education law that rolls back options for … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    How to Break Up a Country Without Creating Havoc
    Oct16

    How to Break Up a Country Without Creating Havoc

    Earlier this month, voters in the autonomous Spanish region of Catalonia overwhelmingly approved a controversial referendum to secede from the country, though the consequence of the vote remains unclear. In an address to the Catalan Parliament, the region’s president and separatist leader, Carles Puigdemont, simultaneously declared...

    The Morning Vertical, October 16, 2017
    Oct16

    The Morning Vertical, October 16, 2017

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

    Collective Security Is America’s Only Hope
    Oct16

    Collective Security Is America’s Only Hope

    David Santoro Security, Europe Given that U.S. primacy cannot endure, and that accommodating Russia and China is unwise, Washington should work with Moscow, Beijing and others to promote the establishment of functioning collective-security regimes in Europe and Asia. MAJOR-POWER competition is back. Russia’s annexation of Crimea, its...

    Study: Hannity’s treatment of Trump’s Russia scandal takes an authoritarian turn
    Oct15

    Study: Hannity’s treatment of Trump’s Russia scandal takes an authoritarian turn

    Sean Hannity (Credit: Getty/Nicholas Kamm) Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election has taken on a new urgency and gotten closer to the Oval Office over the past few weeks. His prosecutors are reportedly planning to indict Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former...

    Jewish coach leads Colombia national soccer team into World Cup
    Oct15

    Jewish coach leads Colombia national soccer team into World Cup

    Jose Nestor Pekerman coach of Colombia gesturing during a match between Colombia and Ecuador in a FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifiers match at Roberto Melendez Stadium in Barranquilla, Colombia, March 29, 2016. (Gal Schweizer/LatinContent/Getty Images) BUENOS AIRES (JTA) — Led by its Jewish Argentine coach, Jose Pekerman, Colombia’s national...

    Nationalists Mark 75th Anniversary Of Ukrainian Insurgent Army
    Oct15

    Nationalists Mark 75th Anniversary Of Ukrainian Insurgent Army

    Thousands of Ukrainian nationalists have marched through the capital, Kyiv, to mark the 75th anniversary of the creation of the controversial Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NBC: Manafort Had $60 Million In Business Ties With Russian Oligarch
    Oct15

    NBC: Manafort Had $60 Million In Business Ties With Russian Oligarch

    There’s more to the business ties between former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and a Kremlin-aligned oligarch, NBC News reported Friday night. NBC found a previously unreported $26 million loan between a Manafort-linked company and the Putin-friendly billionaire oligarch, Oleg Deripaska. Citing financial documents filed in Cyprus...