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    Trump Wants To Cut Russia Sanctions In Return For Nuclear Arms Deal
    Jan16

    Trump Wants To Cut Russia Sanctions In Return For Nuclear Arms Deal

    LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told The Times of London.Trump, in an interview with the newspaper published online on Sunday, was deeply...

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing,’ EU to continue to break apart
    Jan16

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing,’ EU to continue to break apart

    NEW YORK — Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said England’s decision to leave the European Union would “end up being a great thing” and predicted the bloc would continue to break apart. The incoming president, in an interview published Sunday, said European countries are...

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing’, NATO ‘obsolete’
    Jan16

    Trump: Brexit ‘a great thing’, NATO ‘obsolete’

    MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GETTY IMAGES NEW YORK – Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said England’s decision to leave the European Union would “end up being a great thing” and predicted the bloc would continue to break apart. The incoming president, in an interview published Sunday, said European...

    Five Reasons the Paris Conference Failed
    Jan16

    Five Reasons the Paris Conference Failed

    As we said repeatedly in the build-up to Sunday’s gathering in Paris of representatives of 70 countries to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian issue, AJC has long supported the search for an enduring peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians based on a two-state accord. It is precisely in that spirit that we voiced our concerns about...

    Trump calls NATO ‘obsolete,’ promises to reward Putin for invading Ukraine … and whines about SNL
    Jan16

    Trump calls NATO ‘obsolete,’ promises to reward Putin for invading Ukraine … and whines about SNL

    Taking time out of his busy schedule of insulting civil rights icons with racist tweets, popular vote loser and Putin puppet Donald Trump has shared a few thoughts on foreign policy: On Russia, he suggested he might use economic sanctions imposed for Vladimir Putin’s encroachment on Ukraine as leverage in nuclear-arms reduction talks, while...

    Will Sajjan and Trudeau go back on their promise of Canadian support for Ukraine?
    Jan16

    Will Sajjan and Trudeau go back on their promise of Canadian support for Ukraine?

    Ukraine’s envoy has told the Canadian Press news agency that his country is growing concerned about whether Canada will continue its future military support to his country to help it deal with Russian aggression. The Canadian Forces has 200 military personnel providing training to their Ukrainian security counterparts. The mission will...

    Trump eager to work with Putin
    Jan16

    Trump eager to work with Putin

    President-elect Donald Trump signaled an openness to working with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a nuclear reduction deal to ease American sanctions. Trump’s interview with the Times of London, published Sunday afternoon, comes amid ongoing questions in the U.S. in the days before his inauguration this Friday about Putin’s...

    ‘Trailblazer’ on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west
    Jan16

    ‘Trailblazer’ on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west

    A celebrated chef who shaped the Ottawa food scene over two decades has sold his restaurant in Old Ottawa South to decamp to British Columbia. Taylor’s Genuine Kitchen and Wine closed Sunday, the day John Taylor announced that he’d sold the business to Tony Irace, a longtime server and sommelier at Taylor’s defunct Domus Cafe....

    Ukraine wants answers about future of Canadian military support
    Jan16

    Ukraine wants answers about future of Canadian military support

    Ukraine is anxious to see an extended commitment from Canada. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine envoy asks Canada to clarify length of mission
    Jan16

    Ukraine envoy asks Canada to clarify length of mission

    Canadian and Ukrainian servicemen talk during the opening ceremony of a joint military exercises in Lviv, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015. Ukraine’s envoy says his country is growing concerned about whether Canada will continue its future military support to his country to help it deter Russian aggression. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Pavlo...