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    Biden: Russia sanctions must stay in place
    Jan16

    Biden: Russia sanctions must stay in place

    On a last foreign trip before leaving office, Vice President Joe Biden on Monday met with Ukraine’s president and called on the impending Donald Trump administration to retain Ukraine-related sanctions against Russia.Watch the video above for… …read more Source: The...

    NATO without U.S. means Canada will have to do more, says committee chair
    Jan16

    NATO without U.S. means Canada will have to do more, says committee chair

    The head of the House of Commons foreign affairs committee says Canada will have to contribute more to NATO if the U.S. follows through on president-elect Donald Trump’s musings on withdrawing from the alliance. Liberal MP Bob Nault cautions that Canada and its NATO partners need to see how U.S. foreign policy formally takes shape after...

    U.S. foreign policies in collision: Biden boosts Ukraine, Putin hails Trump’s take on NATO
    Jan16

    U.S. foreign policies in collision: Biden boosts Ukraine, Putin hails Trump’s take on NATO

    by WorldTribune Staff, January 16, 2017 The past, present and future policies of the United States on the Eastern European front came to a head days before the transition of power in the U.S. In his final foreign trip, Vice President Joe Biden visited Kyiv on Jan. 16 and urged the incoming Trump administration to […] …read more Source:...

    Is Donald Trump a Russian Agent?
    Jan16

    Is Donald Trump a Russian Agent?

    A woman passes a billboard showing a pictures of US president-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Danilovgrad, Montenegro, November 16, 2016. (Stevo Vasiljevic/Reuters) It’s hard to believe we are having this conversation just days before Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the U.S. But the constant drip...

    Trump just threatened to dismantle the European-American alliance as we know it
    Jan16

    Trump just threatened to dismantle the European-American alliance as we know it

    Donald Trump just lobbed a grenade into the normally staid world of European-American diplomacy, using a joint interview with two of Europe’s biggest newspapers to call NATO “obsolete,” predict that the European Union would fall apart and announce that the US wouldn’t really care if it did, and threaten to potentially start a trade...

    The Latest: Media commentator Crowley not joining Trump team
    Jan16

    The Latest: Media commentator Crowley not joining Trump team

    NEW YORK — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 12:50 p.m. Conservative media commentator Monica Crowley will not be joining the Trump administration following accusations of plagiarism. That’s according to a transition official. Crowley had been slated to join Trump’s National Security Council as a director of...

    Ukraine Fears Putin Will ‘Step Forward’ if U.S. Pulls Back
    Jan16

    Ukraine Fears Putin Will ‘Step Forward’ if U.S. Pulls Back

    Washington has rallied around the Western-leaning Ukrainian government and Russia supported the separatists, who favor closer ties with Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Trump Accuses CIA Director Of Leaking ‘Fake News’ About Russian Dossier
    Jan16

    Trump Accuses CIA Director Of Leaking ‘Fake News’ About Russian Dossier

    In an extraordinary escalation of tensions between the president-elect and his intelligence agencies, Donald Trump suggested in a tweet Sunday that outgoing CIA Director John Brennan may have leaked information about the existence of an unsubstantiated report that Russia allegedly has compromising information on Trump.“Was this the leaker of fake...

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times
    Jan16

    Trump’s offer to Putin: an end to sanctions for nuclear arms cut – London Times

    LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Crimea in… …read more Source:...

    Trump is preparing to give Russia exactly what it wants: unlimited cash and a broken NATO
    Jan16

    Trump is preparing to give Russia exactly what it wants: unlimited cash and a broken NATO

    Donald Trump continues to insist that the contents of the recently-revealed kompromat dossier are completely “fake.” He’s whined about networks for reporting it and about intelligence agencies for supposedly releasing it, while pointing at statements from the Kremlin as “evidence” that it’s not true. But oddly enough, while saying the...