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    Get Ready, Russia: America’s Stealth F-35 Is Heading to the Baltics
    Apr26

    Get Ready, Russia: America’s Stealth F-35 Is Heading to the Baltics

    Saagar Enjeti Security, Europe Putin won’t be happy. The U.S. Air Force is dispatching the F-35A to Estonia Tuesday to reassure its European allies just days after Russian bombers flew near the coast of Alaska, CNN reports. The fighter jets will likely not be permanently stationed in the country but are part of the European Reassurance...

    MSNBC Host Calls Out Waters for Speculating About Chaffetz Connection to Russia Without Evidence
    Apr26

    MSNBC Host Calls Out Waters for Speculating About Chaffetz Connection to Russia Without Evidence

    MSNBC host Chris Hayes called out Rep. Maxine Waters (D., Calif.) on Tuesday for speculating, without providing any evidence, that Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) isn’t seeking re-election because of illicit connections to Russia. Hayes asked Waters to comment on what she thought the House Oversight Committee chairman was doing since he had...

    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...