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    ICJ To Issue Ruling On Ukraine Case Against Russia
    Apr19

    ICJ To Issue Ruling On Ukraine Case Against Russia

    The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is due to issue a ruling on April 19 on Kyiv’s bid to block Russia from sending money, weapons, and troops to eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reshaping NAFTA Could Be Good For Mexico’s Economy
    Apr19

    Reshaping NAFTA Could Be Good For Mexico’s Economy

    Cecilia Tortajada, National University of Singapore Among other threats targeting Mexico during his election campaign, US President Donald Trump harshly criticised the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a 23-year-old tripartite deal that removed tariffs and significantly increased commerce between Canada, the United States and Mexico....

    These are the Russians sanctioned by the West
    Apr19

    These are the Russians sanctioned by the West

    Russian businessman and billionaire Arkady Rotenberg (R) and Rosneft’s oil company President Igor Sechin (L) seen during the openings of the 2013 IIHF U18 World Junior Championship on April 18, 2013 in Sochi, Russia. (Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images) Just over three years have passed since Canada joined the United States and European nations...

    Sen. Cardin on needing ‘mature’ leadership on North Korea, Turkish referendum concerns
    Apr19

    Sen. Cardin on needing ‘mature’ leadership on North Korea, Turkish referendum concerns

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Fallout from Sunday’s referendum vote in Turkey continued today, with critics of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calling for the results to be annulled. That is just one of a series of important issues being dealt with by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. I spoke just a short while ago with its ranking member, Democratic...

    Losing the struggle for Europe
    Apr18

    Losing the struggle for Europe

    People hold placard during a protest in Heroesí square against a new law that would undermine Central European University, a liberal graduate school of social sciences founded by U.S. financier George Soros in Budapest, Hungary, April 12, 2017. (Laszlo Balogh/Reuters) George Szirtes is a celebrated British-Hungarian translator and playwright who...

    Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Kyiv Discuss Ukraine Peace Deal
    Apr18

    Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Kyiv Discuss Ukraine Peace Deal

    The German government says the leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France have renewed their commitment to implementing a faltering peace deal for eastern Ukraine. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office said the German leader spoke by phone Monday night with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and French...

    Pence Reassures Japan On North Korea, Promises To Work With China
    Apr18

    Pence Reassures Japan On North Korea, Promises To Work With China

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Japan of American commitment to reining in North Korea’s nuclear and missile ambitions on Tuesday, after warning that U.S. strikes in Syria and Afghanistan showed the strength of its resolve.Pence arrived in Tokyo from South Korea, where he assured leaders of an “iron-clad” alliance with the United...

    Canada military signs agreement with Latvia for upcoming NATO deployment
    Apr18

    Canada military signs agreement with Latvia for upcoming NATO deployment

    Canada and Latvia have put in place an agreement governing the establishment of a NATO battlegroup in the eastern European country. This summer Canada will lead a multinational NATO battlegroup in Latvia as part of what the military has called the alliance’s enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) in Central and Eastern Europe. A technical...

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France discuss Ukraine peace deal
    Apr18

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France discuss Ukraine peace deal

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France discuss Ukraine peace deal …read more Source:...

    Journalist Semena Says Russian Charge ‘Not Legal But Political’
    Apr18

    Journalist Semena Says Russian Charge ‘Not Legal But Political’

    Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is being tried by a Russian court in Crimea, says that he is being prosecuted for political reasons. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...