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    Merkel, Putin to meet for Ukraine, Syria talks
    May02

    Merkel, Putin to meet for Ukraine, Syria talks

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to discuss Ukraine and Syria, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: United Press...

    The Daily Vertical: Getting Germany Wrong
    May02

    The Daily Vertical: Getting Germany Wrong

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Getting Germany Wrong (Transcript)
    May02

    The Daily Vertical: Getting Germany Wrong (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Merkel arrives in Russia for talks with Putin
    May02

    Germany’s Merkel arrives in Russia for talks with Putin

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has arrived in Russia for talks with President Vladimir Putin expected to focus on the unresolved conflict in Ukraine and the civil war in Syria. Merkel … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Morning Vertical, May 2, 2017
    May02

    The Morning Vertical, May 2, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin To Host Merkel For Talks, Hold Phone Call With Trump
    May02

    Putin To Host Merkel For Talks, Hold Phone Call With Trump

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is on her way to the Black Sea coastal city of Sochi to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What on Earth might a Trump-Kim Jong Un meeting look like?
    May02

    What on Earth might a Trump-Kim Jong Un meeting look like?

    BANGKOK (AP) — In one corner: the unpredictable dictator, the third-generation family ruler whose nation has a seven-decade reputation of being erratic, quick to take umbrage and insistent that it is powerful enough to upend the planet. In the other corner: a sandpaper-tongued American president like no other, barely past his first 100 days as...

    Samuel Huntington Was Not Like Steve Bannon
    May02

    Samuel Huntington Was Not Like Steve Bannon

    The late Samuel Huntington’s “clash of civilizations” paradigm has been taking a beating lately. His critics have warned that such a worldview portends a millenarian war between the West and Islam. One reason for the pile-on is that Huntington’s theory has become associated with the views of Steve Bannon, who, as a call-in participant...

    France’s Election Is Also a Crossroads for Europe
    May02

    France’s Election Is Also a Crossroads for Europe

    NICE, France—On the battlefields of eastern Ukraine, former French special operations troops and French foreign legionnaires have fought on opposite sides of the war, joining the ranks of both pro-Ukrainian volunteer battalions as well as Russia’s proxy separatist army. Meanwhile, on the battlefields of Syria and Iraq, about 700 French...

    The Latest: Berlin officers hit with bottles, flag poles
    May01

    The Latest: Berlin officers hit with bottles, flag poles

    Police say they’ve made multiple arrests in the German capital after far-left demonstrators threw bottles at officers and small skirmishes ensued. Police told the dpa news agency that about 150 demonstrators who had attended a protest elsewhere started causing problems in Apolda’s town center after getting off a train Monday...