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    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain sanctions on Russia
    Nov19

    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain sanctions on Russia

    European leaders offer a show of solidarity with Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue
    Nov19

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Three former top Soviet officials on Friday marked the signing 25 years ago of the treaty that formally dissolved the Soviet Union, and they used the occasion to urge dialogue on the deadly separatist conflict in Ukraine. On Dec. 8, 1991, the leaders of the Soviet republics of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus signed a pact that broke...

    IMF Team: Ukraine Shows Signs Of Recovery, Progress Depends On Reforms
    Nov19

    IMF Team: Ukraine Shows Signs Of Recovery, Progress Depends On Reforms

    An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team visiting Ukraine on a fact-finding mission says the country’s economy is showing signs of recovery but the strength and durability of the recovery depend on progress in implementing reforms. Ron van Rooden, head of the IMF mission team that visited Kyiv from November 3-17, said Ukraine’s...

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue
    Nov19

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue

    Three former top Soviet officials on Friday marked the signing 25 years ago of the treaty that formally dissolved the Soviet Union, and they used the occasion to urge dialogue … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The 15 best photos of the last seven days
    Nov19

    The 15 best photos of the last seven days

    An aerial picture taken near Saint-Denis de La Reunion on the French Indian ocean island of La Reunion, shows a landslide that occurred on the “Route du littoral”, one of the main roads on the island. (Richard Bouhet/AFP/Getty Images) DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors shoots the ball during Huskies night, honouring the local team from 1946-47,...

    The ‘Best Boutique Hotel In The World’ Is Even More Magical Than We Thought
    Nov19

    The ‘Best Boutique Hotel In The World’ Is Even More Magical Than We Thought

    As travelers with very long bucket lists, we’ve just about seen it all when it comes to strikingly beautiful hotels. But this particular piece of paradise ― recently named the best boutique hotel in the world ― may just be the most dynamite destination we’ve ever seen.Secret Bay is a colony of eco-friendly villas on the relatively...

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue
    Nov18

    Leaders mark Soviet dissolution, urge Ukraine dialogue

    In December 1991, the leaders of the Soviet republics of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus signed a pact that broke up the U.S.S.R. and defeated the efforts of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to keep the country together. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Trump, NATO Chief Pledge Alliance’s ‘Enduring Importance’ In Phone Call
    Nov18

    Trump, NATO Chief Pledge Alliance’s ‘Enduring Importance’ In Phone Call

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg agreed on Friday on the Western alliance’s “enduring importance”, NATO said, striving to reassure Europe that Washington will remain committed to its security.Trump questioned during his election campaign whether the United States should protect allies seen as...

    “Fake News” is the New “Bregret”
    Nov18

    “Fake News” is the New “Bregret”

    After a majority of British voters stunned the political establishment on both sides of the Atlantic by voting to leave the European Union, the media quickly alighted on a narrative to reassure “Remain” partisans of their moral superiority: “Leave” voters, ignorant of the actual implications of their vote, were already regretting their decision...

    The West Can’t Stand Up to Russia in the Donald Trump Era
    Nov18

    The West Can’t Stand Up to Russia in the Donald Trump Era

    At the end of October, one of the Russian navy’s main battleships, a guided-missile destroyer called the Smetlivy, set out from its homeport in Crimea and headed west through the Black Sea and into the Aegean. It had two stops to make. The first was in Greece—a member of NATO and the European Union—where the ship was invited to a maritime...