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    Gay, HIV-positive asylum seeker man from San Jose detained in Florida
    Apr26

    Gay, HIV-positive asylum seeker man from San Jose detained in Florida

    SAN JOSE — A San Jose man who is gay and HIV-positive has been detained at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Florida for more than a month since returning from a trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands. Related Articles Judge blocks President Trump’s sanctuary city funding freeze Controversial ‘La Migra’ deportation game...

    What Trump Has Done on Foreign Policy, National Security in First 100 Days
    Apr26

    What Trump Has Done on Foreign Policy, National Security in First 100 Days

    In his first 100 days, President Donald Trump — who campaigned on an “America first” platform — has used the power of his office to act on the world stage. He’s approved the launch of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles against the Syrian regime of Bashar Assad in retaliation for a deadly chemical weapons attack on civilians. He’s accelerated...

    Three Theses on Canadian Foreign Policy
    Apr26

    Three Theses on Canadian Foreign Policy

    Despite immense progress in global equality and development over the course of the past seven decades, the world today is characterized by uncertainty and apprehension. This international context is defined above all else by a liberal order in crisis. Non-Western powers are beginning to assert their norms and values – ones that tend to privilege...

    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts power to rebel-held east
    Apr25

    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts power to rebel-held east

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    War in Ukraine: After American Dies in Rebel Territory, Russia and Kiev Argue Over More Peacekeepers
    Apr25

    War in Ukraine: After American Dies in Rebel Territory, Russia and Kiev Argue Over More Peacekeepers

    U.S. paramedic Joseph Stone is the first casualty of an international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report
    Apr25

    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report

    WASHINGTON ― A cyber-espionage group that targeted political parties during U.S. and French elections also launched a phishing campaign against Academi, the private military firm formerly known as Blackwater, a new report says. Pawn Storm, a hacking group also known as Fancy Bear, targeted Academi on April 24, 2014, according to a report released...

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine
    Apr25

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine

    In a move that further cements Russia’s control over parts of eastern Ukraine, Russian officials announced Tuesday they will begin supplying electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Ukrainian government cut off the power because of millions in unpaid bills. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov described the...

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear
    Apr25

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear

    Some 3,000 Canadian Army soldiers from 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group from Petawawa, Ontario are in Alberta for Exercise RUGGED BEAR. They are at the Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre in Wainwright, Alberta. The Ottawa area is getting rain. In Alberta it is still snowing. The purpose of Exercise RUGGED BEAR is for the Canadian Army to...

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict
    Apr25

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict

    A powerful new exhibition of photographs of children who have suffered in the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine has opened at NATO headquarters in Brussels. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia
    Apr25

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia

    The Turkish businessman who paid Michael Flynn’s consulting firm almost $600,000 while he was serving as a top adviser to Donald Trump’s campaign has extensive business ties to Russia, Politico reported Tuesday. Ekim Alptekin, who runs Dutch firm Inovo BV, has since 2015 worked closely with Ukraine-born businessman Dmitri “David”...