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    FP’s Situation Report: More than one million march in Paris to defy ‘Charlie Hebdo’ attack; Europe must strike a balance between security and civil liberties; Attack reveals a global terror network; and much more.
    Jan12

    FP’s Situation Report: More than one million march in Paris to defy ‘Charlie Hebdo’ attack; Europe must strike a balance between security and civil liberties; Attack reveals a global terror network; and much more.

    By David Francis with Sabine Muscat More than one million people march the streets of Paris in solidarity and defiance after the Charlie Hebdo attacks shatter Europe’s sense of security. Among the marchers were more than 40 world leaders, including President François Hollande of France, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, Prime Minister...

    U.S. Protesters Target Russian Classical Music Stars Over Ukraine Conflict
    Jan12

    U.S. Protesters Target Russian Classical Music Stars Over Ukraine Conflict

    Pro-Ukrainian activists plan to protest U.S. performances of world-renowned Russian conductor Valery Gergiev and opera singer Anna Netrebko in response to their positions on the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Is Losing the Battle to Restrain Online Media
    Jan12

    Putin Is Losing the Battle to Restrain Online Media

    Many Russian journalists have become experts in black humor. They have to be if one of their goals is to remain sane. One reporter at a state-owned Russian newspaper joked privately with friends that they would have to scribble the “true story” in milk between the lines of ink, the way underground messages from exiles were conveyed back to Russia...

    Germany hosts Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers in push for diplomatic progress
    Jan12

    Germany hosts Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers in push for diplomatic progress

    Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. …read more Source: FOX...

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress
    Jan12

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress
    Jan12

    Foreign ministers gather in Berlin to seek Ukraine progress

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is hosting his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France in an attempt to move forward efforts to calm the Ukrainian crisis and perhaps clear the way for a summit of the countries’ leaders. The meeting planned Monday evening in Berlin follows a flurry of diplomacy including a brief weekend...

    The Disinflation Game
    Jan12

    The Disinflation Game

    Good morning, and welcome to a brand new week. Today the biggest story in the world is the continuing fallout from the shootings and hostage takings in Paris this week. But the economic story is focused on growth – or lack of it – as worries about deflation mount around the world, pushing indexes down on Friday and this morning. The eurozone is...

    Russia peace talks in doubt as ruble falls
    Jan12

    Russia peace talks in doubt as ruble falls

    A four-way summit aimed at ending military tensions on the borders of Ukraine looked to be in doubt on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Eastern Ukraine situation easing, NATO boss says
    Jan12

    Eastern Ukraine situation easing, NATO boss says

    Fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels has eased in eastern Ukraine, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was quoted as saying on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis Meeting Set For Berlin
    Jan12

    Ukraine Crisis Meeting Set For Berlin

    The foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France are scheduled to meet on January 12 for talks on the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...