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    French Farmers Set Vegetables, Manure Ablaze To Protest Falling Prices
    Sep21

    French Farmers Set Vegetables, Manure Ablaze To Protest Falling Prices

    Farmers dumped piles of vegetables around the town of Morlaix in western France on Friday night before torching public buildings in a dramatic act of frustration at falling revenues. Around 100 farmers hauled artichokes, potatoes and broccoli to Morlaix by tractor, unloaded them onto the streets and set them ablaze, Reuters reports. According to...

    NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire ‘in name only’
    Sep21

    NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire ‘in name only’

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) – NATO’s top general said Saturday the two-week-old truce between Ukraine and pro-Russian militants fighting in the country’s east is a “cease-fire in name only,” and he said that by enabling a free flow of weapons and fighters across the border Russia has made it nearly … …read...

    NATO Chief: Ukraine Has Cease-Fire ‘in Name Only’
    Sep21

    NATO Chief: Ukraine Has Cease-Fire ‘in Name Only’

    VILNIUS, Lithuania—NATO’s top general said Saturday the two-week-old truce between Ukraine and pro-Russia militants fighting in the country’s east is a “cease-fire in name only,” and he said that by enabling a free flow of weapons and fighters across the border Russia has made it nearly impossible to determine how many of its troops...

    NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire ‘in name only’
    Sep21

    NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire ‘in name only’

    NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander, Europe or SACEUR, U.S. Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, left , and U.S. Army Commander for International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF), Gen. John F. Campbell atte… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    U.S. and Canada Intercept Eight Russian Military Jets off North American Coastline
    Sep21

    U.S. and Canada Intercept Eight Russian Military Jets off North American Coastline

    Earlier this week, U.S. and Canadian fighter jets deflected eight Russian military aircrafts nearing the North American coast. Officials confirmed that on Wednesday night, two American F-22 fighter planes intercepted several Russian military aircrafts — two Mig-31 fighter jets, two Russian Bear long-range bombers and two refueling tankers...

    NATO chief says Ukraine ceasefire is ‘in name only’
    Sep21

    NATO chief says Ukraine ceasefire is ‘in name only’

    NATO’s top general said the two-week-old truce between Ukraine and pro-Russian militants fighting in the country’s east is a ‘ceasefire in name only.’ …read more Source: CTV...

    Photos September 20, 2014: Top images from around the world
    Sep20

    Photos September 20, 2014: Top images from around the world

    A Syrian refugee woman cries at the border in Suruc, Turkey, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Several thousand Syrians, most of them Kurds, crossed into Turkey on Friday to find refuge from Islamic State militants who have barreled through dozens of Kurdish villages in northern Syria in the past 48 hours. (AP Photo) A Syrian Kurd child holds a glass of...

    NATO cautiously welcomes Ukraine buffer zone deal
    Sep20

    NATO cautiously welcomes Ukraine buffer zone deal

    Kiev (AFP) – NATO’s top military commander expressed cautious optimism Saturday that a tenuous Ukrainian ceasefire whose details were thrashed out in marathon overnight negotiations would help end a bloody pro-Kremlin uprising that has inflamed East-West ties.Government forces and pro-Kremlin militias were due by early Sunday to pull...

    NATO chief says Ukraine cease-fire is ‘in name only’
    Sep20

    NATO chief says Ukraine cease-fire is ‘in name only’

    NATO’s top general said the two-week-old truce between Ukraine and pro-Russian militants fighting in the country’s east is a “cease-fire in name only.” …read more Source: CTV...

    Canada and US Strengthen Energy Ties, Help Ukraine
    Sep20

    Canada and US Strengthen Energy Ties, Help Ukraine

    OTTAWA, Canada—Canada and the United States signed a memorandum of understanding this on Sept. 18 to tighten collaboration on energy. The heads of both countries’ energy departments met in Ottawa for two days of talks, the first time the Head of the U.S. Department of Energy has visited Canada since Obama took office. Canadian Minister of...