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    German FM: Trump victory could affect trans-Atlantic ties
    Jul28

    German FM: Trump victory could affect trans-Atlantic ties

    BERLIN — A victory for Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election could affect trans-Atlantic ties, Germany’s foreign minister said Thursday. Frank-Walter Steinmeier said in an interview that if the Republican candidate wins the presidency it would mean “a lot of uncertainty for the trans-Atlantic relationship.”...

    German FM: Trump victory could affect trans-Atlantic ties
    Jul28

    German FM: Trump victory could affect trans-Atlantic ties

    BERLIN (AP) — A victory for Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election could affect trans-Atlantic ties, Germany’s foreign minister said Thursday. Frank-Walter Steinmeier said in an interview that if the Republican candidate wins the presidency it would mean “a lot of uncertainty for the trans-Atlantic relationship.” Trump’s...

    Obama Hails Clinton As ‘Clear’ Choice For White House
    Jul28

    Obama Hails Clinton As ‘Clear’ Choice For White House

    U.S. President Barack Obama has praised Hillary Clinton as an exceptionally qualified candidate for the presidency, saying the “choice isn’t even close” in her race for the White House against Republican nominee Donald Trump. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Invites Donald Trump to Crimea
    Jul28

    Russia Invites Donald Trump to Crimea

    The Russian-backed government of Crimea has welcomed U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump, after he was cited saying he was open to discussing the territory’s contested status. Trump has received some praise from the Kremlin and has in turn said he would seek to end the rift between the U.S. and Russia. When asked if Trump would consider...

    How Donald Trump Made the U.S. a Target For Russia’s New Brand Of Warfare
    Jul28

    How Donald Trump Made the U.S. a Target For Russia’s New Brand Of Warfare

    One afternoon in the fall of 2014, Konstantin Sivkov, a well-known strategist in Russia’s military and intelligence circles, invited me out to a Russian eatery in the north of Moscow, the sort of place a salary man might go for a plate of stuffed cabbage and a glass of vodka. He chose a quiet booth with a view of the street and ordered a...

    Russia Bolsters Military On Southwestern Flank Amid NATO Buildup
    Jul28

    Russia Bolsters Military On Southwestern Flank Amid NATO Buildup

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence and Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday in remarks the United States called contrary to efforts to lower tensions.Moscow has deployed more air defense systems in the southwest and has also...

    The Morning Vertical, July 28, 2016
    Jul28

    The Morning Vertical, July 28, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    America’s Feel-Good Sanctions Policy toward North Korea
    Jul28

    America’s Feel-Good Sanctions Policy toward North Korea

    Dealing with North Korea brings to mind Sisyphus, the mythological Greek king condemned for eternity to roll a stone up a hill, only to watch it roll back down. Whatever the U.S. does, Kim Jong-un again will fire missiles, test nukes, and threaten to lay waste to his enemies. Now the Obama administration has applied sanctions to him personally,...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church
    Jul28

    Ukraine’s president calls for recognition of splinter church

    The Ukrainian president has called on an Orthodox Christian leader to recognize the independence of his country’s splinter church. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...