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    Obama: US committed to Estonia's security
    Sep03

    Obama: US committed to Estonia's security

    TALLINN, Estonia — Mounting a show of solidarity with NATO allies, President Barack Obama announced plans Wednesday to send more Air Force units and aircraft to the Baltics, as he sought to reassure nations on edge over Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. …read more Source: Boston...

    EU assesses sports sanctions against Russia
    Sep03

    EU assesses sports sanctions against Russia

    European Union nations are looking at sporting sanctions to punish Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine crisis but diplomats say the immediate targeting of high-profile events like the 2018 World Cup is unlikely at this stage. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine president says cease-fire deal agreed with Russia’s Putin
    Sep03

    Ukraine president says cease-fire deal agreed with Russia’s Putin

    The office of Ukraine’s president said Wednesday that he had reached an agreement with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, but it was not immediately clear whether fighting would actually stop. …read more Source: FOX...

    Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security
    Sep03

    Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security

    TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Mounting a show of solidarity with NATO allies, President Barack Obama announced plans Wednesday to send more Air Force units and aircraft to the Baltics, as he sought to reassure nations on edge over Russia’s aggression in Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security
    Sep03

    Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security

    TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Mounting a show of solidarity with NATO allies, President Barack Obama announced plans Wednesday to send more Air Force units and aircraft to the Baltics, as he sought to reassure nations on edge over Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. With Moscow supporting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, NATO allies such...

    EU considering sports sanctions against  Russia over Ukraine, but swift imposition unlikely
    Sep03

    EU considering sports sanctions against Russia over Ukraine, but swift imposition unlikely

    European Union nations are looking at sporting sanctions to punish Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine crisis but diplomats say the immediate targeting of high-profile events like the 2018 World Cup is unlikely at this stage. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine president says cease-fire deal agreed
    Sep03

    Ukraine president says cease-fire deal agreed

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, welcomes Secretary-General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Mykhailo M… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine claims cease-fire with Russia reached; Russia says not yet
    Sep03

    Ukraine claims cease-fire with Russia reached; Russia says not yet

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced the truce Wednesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin Agrees to Cease-Fire, Ukraine’s President Says
    Sep03

    Putin Agrees to Cease-Fire, Ukraine’s President Says

    The office of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he and Russia’s Vladimir Putin have reached agreement on a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    What Canada could offer if West opts to attack ISIS
    Sep03

    What Canada could offer if West opts to attack ISIS

    As NATO leaders gather in Wales to discuss a response to the crisis in Ukraine, British PM David Cameron has promised to broach military measures to counter the growing threat of ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq. James Cudmore looks at what Canada might be able to offer. …read more Source:...