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    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first
    Jan30

    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first

    Traditional Russian wooden dolls called Matryoshka depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, hours before Donald Trump is to be sworn in as president of the United States, are displayed for sale at a street souvenir shop in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky) (Credit: AP) Energy has long...

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Clashes With Separatist Fighters
    Jan29

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Clashes With Separatist Fighters

    Ukrainian authorities said four soldiers had been killed in fighting Russia-backed separatists, some of the worst violence in weeks in war-torn eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    HIAS: Several Jewish families affected by entry ban
    Jan29

    HIAS: Several Jewish families affected by entry ban

    (JTA) — The U.S. temporary ban on issuing entry visas citizens of seven predominantly-Muslim countries has affected several Jewish families, according to HIAS, a global Jewish nonprofit that protects refugees. The 90-day ban, which came Friday in an executive order signed by President Donald Trump, has plunged into further uncertainty the lives...

    Merkel, Trump Discuss ‘Fundamental Importance’ Of NATO During Call
    Jan29

    Merkel, Trump Discuss ‘Fundamental Importance’ Of NATO During Call

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Donald Trump stressed the importance of the NATO alliance to global security during their first call since Trump’s inauguration. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive: military
    Jan29

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive: military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed when pro-Russian rebels attacked government positions in Avdiyivka on Sunday, cutting… …read more Source:...

    Lesser-known walls: How Trump’s presidency is intensifying fear in the Baltics
    Jan29

    Lesser-known walls: How Trump’s presidency is intensifying fear in the Baltics

    Donald Trump isn’t the only one talking about walls as of late. In the Baltic region, Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia are building walls along the Russian border — a sort of line in the sand in the face of renewed aggression. And like Trump’s effort, they may further stoke already simmering tensions, Don Murray writes. …read more...

    Division over America’s loss of global leadership: Fears of isolationism and fears of recklessness
    Jan29

    Division over America’s loss of global leadership: Fears of isolationism and fears of recklessness

    The UN is anxious and apprehensive about the new US president, his secretary of state, and his UN envoy, not just in terms of the relationship with the UN general secretariat under Antonio Guterres, but also in terms of the impact of bilateral US-Russian and US-Chinese relations on regional issues being examined by the international organization....

    B.C. father-son team developing technology to 3D print in space using moon dust
    Jan29

    B.C. father-son team developing technology to 3D print in space using moon dust

    VANCOUVER — For Alex and Sergei Dobrianski, the building blocks of an upcoming revolution in the space industry are found in moon dust. Over the past five years, the father-and-son team has been developing the technology to send a 3D printer to the moon that can extract and use the various fine-grained metals coating the lunar surface to build...

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down
    Jan29

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down

    Click here for reuse options! The Middle East expects big changes under Trump, and they’re likely to get them. DamascusNot for at least three quarters of a century have the American people elected a president who so openly disparages, discards and seemingly abhors the principles, standards, policies, ideas, and institutions at the center of...

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down
    Jan29

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down

    Click here for reuse options! The Middle East expects big changes under Trump, and they’re likely to get them. DamascusNot for at least three quarters of a century have the American people elected a president who so openly disparages, discards and seemingly abhors the principles, standards, policies, ideas, and institutions at the center of...