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    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’
    Oct20

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’

    Serbia’s top diplomat complained that the European Union is putting “unacceptable” pressure on the Balkan country to impose sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’
    Oct20

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’

    Serbia’s top diplomat complained that the European Union is putting “unacceptable” pressure on the Balkan country to impose sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Four nations agree on road map to revive Ukraine peace plan
    Oct20

    Four nations agree on road map to revive Ukraine peace plan

    BERLIN — The leaders of Germany, Russia, France and Ukraine on Wednesday agreed on a road map designed to revive the halting peace plan for eastern Ukraine at a highly anticipated meeting in Berlin. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    3 winners and 2 losers from the final 2016 presidential debate
    Oct20

    3 winners and 2 losers from the final 2016 presidential debate

    It’s all finally over. The final debate of the 2016 presidential election is behind us, the last event of its kind after two other general election debates, nine Democratic primary debates, and twelve Republican primary debates. Over a year after Donald Trump began the election season in earnest by calling Rosie O’Donnell a fat pig on...

    Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin Is ‘Not My Best Friend’
    Oct20

    Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin Is ‘Not My Best Friend’

    WASHINGTON ― Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Russian President Vladimir Putin is “not my best friend,” when he was asked whether he disapproves of Russia’s alleged interference in the U.S. election.Trump, who once encouraged Russian hacking of Hillary Clinton’s emails, changed his tune at the final presidential...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal
    Oct20

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of next month to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why There’s Growing Distance Between Washington and Berlin
    Oct20

    Why There’s Growing Distance Between Washington and Berlin

    Scott B. MacDonald Politics, Europe The glue of the Cold War has given way to a less well-defined commonality of national interests. Stress has crept into the dialogue between the world’s largest and fourth largest economies — the United States and Germany, respectively. That stress is generated by trade, tax and regulatory issues, but also...

    Report: Baltics to Triple Military Spending by 2018
    Oct20

    Report: Baltics to Triple Military Spending by 2018

    Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia intend to triple their annual spending on arms and military equipment to $670 million by 2018 from 2014 thanks to fears of Russia after its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region, an HIS Markit report said Thursday. By 2020, it said, the combined overall defense budgets of the three Baltic republics will reach...

    The Latest: Ukraine says agreement reached on road map
    Oct20

    The Latest: Ukraine says agreement reached on road map

    BERLIN (AP) – The Latest on a summit in Berlin to discuss the stalled Ukraine peace process and Syria’s civil war (all times local): 12:50 a.m. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says a summit with the leaders of Russia, France and Germany has resulted in agreement on establishing a so-called “road … …read more...

    US, UK Cybersecurity Officials: Destructive Hacks are Coming
    Oct20

    US, UK Cybersecurity Officials: Destructive Hacks are Coming

    The world should brace itself for more physically destructive hacks, two senior cybersecurity officials said Wednesday, warning that a more dangerous era of hacking was already upon us. Paul Chichester, the director of operations at Britain’s new National Cyber Security Center, told attendees at an event hosted by British defense think tank...