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    NATO pledges support for Ukraine against Russia as Kiev pushes for membership
    Jul10

    NATO pledges support for Ukraine against Russia as Kiev pushes for membership

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg pledged the alliance’s support for Ukraine in a visit to Kiev on Monday. …read more Source: Business...

    NATO Head: Russia ‘Must Withdraw Its Thousands’ From Ukraine
    Jul10

    NATO Head: Russia ‘Must Withdraw Its Thousands’ From Ukraine

    The head of the NATO military alliance called on Russia to “withdraw its thousands of soldiers from Ukraine.” Speaking alongside Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during a visit to Kyiv on July 10, NATO Secretary Jens Stoltenberg reiterated the Western alliance’s support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial...

    Ukraine Begins Talks on NATO Membership Action Plan
    Jul10

    Ukraine Begins Talks on NATO Membership Action Plan

    Ukraine is beginning discussions on a membership action plan with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Monday. Speaking at a joint news conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg after a NATO-Ukraine Commission session in Kyiv, Poroshenko said at the moment Ukraine does not meet NATO...

    Georgia’s Dilemma
    Jul10

    Georgia’s Dilemma

    While the nadir in post-Soviet Russo-Georgian relations passed with the defeat of the United National Movement by the Georgian Dream coalition in the 2012 parliamentary elections, the subsequent Georgian governments have nevertheless maintained the country’s goal of NATO and EU membership. Over the past few years, however, both polling data...

    Tillerson Embarks On First Shuttle Diplomacy Mission, Aims To Ease Qatar Crisis
    Jul10

    Tillerson Embarks On First Shuttle Diplomacy Mission, Aims To Ease Qatar Crisis

    ISTANBUL (AP) — As the Gulf crisis over Qatar festers, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is embarking on his first shuttle diplomacy mission, heading to the region in a bid to end a deadlock that has badly damaged ties between several key American partners and threatens to hinder counter terrorism efforts. Tillerson will hop between Kuwait,...

    NATO: We’re supplying new cybersecurity equipment to Ukraine
    Jul10

    NATO: We’re supplying new cybersecurity equipment to Ukraine

    NATO’s secretary-general says the 29-member alliance is supplying hardware to the Ukrainian government to help protect its government networks from cyberattacks. At a news conference in Kiev alongside Ukrainian President … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    NATO: We’re supplying new cybersecurity equipment to Ukraine
    Jul10

    NATO: We’re supplying new cybersecurity equipment to Ukraine

    NATO’s secretary-general says the 29-member alliance is supplying hardware to the Ukrainian government to help protect its government networks from cyberattacks. At a news conference in Kiev alongside Ukrainian President … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Kremlin reacts as Ukraine seeks roadmap for NATO membership
    Jul10

    Kremlin reacts as Ukraine seeks roadmap for NATO membership

    The Kremlin said on Monday that Ukraine’s potential membership of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) would not boost stability and security in Europe. …read more Source:...

    Trump backtracks on his dumb idea to work with Russia to stop hacks
    Jul10

    Trump backtracks on his dumb idea to work with Russia to stop hacks

    Many people thought President Trump’s idea to create an “impenetrable cyber security unit” in collaboration with the Kremlin was not a very good idea. Including, in the end, Donald Trump himself. Trump revealed Sunday that he discussed the possibility of such an unholy union with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their marathon...

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine To Meet NATO Standards By 2020
    Jul10

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine To Meet NATO Standards By 2020

    President Petro Poroshenko said Ukraine and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization will begin discussions about a roadmap for his country to join NATO. Speaking alongside NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg after a meeting in Kiev, Poroshenko said Ukraine pledged to implement reforms to bring the country up to the standards of the Western...