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    What Happens to NATO Now?
    Nov21

    What Happens to NATO Now?

    “Wouldn’t it be a wonderful thing,” then-presidential candidate Donald Trump mused in August, “if we actually got along with Russia and worked out some kind of deal where we go and knock the hell out of ISIS along with NATO and along with the countries that are in that area?” At other times, however, Trump publicly imagined himself engaged...

    Ukraine Marks Third Anniversary Of Euromaidan
    Nov21

    Ukraine Marks Third Anniversary Of Euromaidan

    Ukraine is marking the Day of Dignity and Freedom, a holiday commemorating the 2013 beginning of the Euromaidan protests that ousted former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Don’t fight fire with fire: How to resist an unjust regime nonviolently
    Nov21

    Don’t fight fire with fire: How to resist an unjust regime nonviolently

    President-elect Donald Trump, flanked by his wife Melania and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., gives a thumbs-up while walking on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, after their meeting. (AP Photo/Molly Riley) (Credit: AP) This article was originally published by Scientific American. Mindlessly swiping my Facebook...

    Foreign Policy in America’s Interest: Realism, Nationalism, and the Next President
    Nov21

    Foreign Policy in America’s Interest: Realism, Nationalism, and the Next President

    Foreign Policy in America’s Interest: Realism, Nationalism, and the Next President November 15, 2016 | 8:00am to 1:30pm | George Washington University | Washington, DC Election 2016 has raised big questions about America’s role in the world. Donald Trump promises to pursue an unapologetic nationalism, yet he may be selective about...

    Obama’s final foreign trip was his last chance to warn the world about Trump, and to warn Trump about the world
    Nov21

    Obama’s final foreign trip was his last chance to warn the world about Trump, and to warn Trump about the world

    In a brief, presumably final, face-to-face encounter, President Obama on Sunday appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin to fulfill agreements to scale back incursions into eastern Ukraine and work with the U.S. to bring order to chaos in Syria. The night before, Obama sat with his Chinese… …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Halifax conference ends on uncertain note as world awaits Donald Trump White House
    Nov21

    Halifax conference ends on uncertain note as world awaits Donald Trump White House

    Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan speaks to reporters during the Halifax International Security Forum, in Halifax, N.S., on Friday, November 18, 2016. (Darren Calabrese/CP) HALIFAX – After three days of discussion, the Halifax International Security Forum ended with a collective shrug as political thinkers from around the globe...

    Obama Wants Ukraine Deal, ‘Not Optimistic’ Over Syria
    Nov21

    Obama Wants Ukraine Deal, ‘Not Optimistic’ Over Syria

    U.S. President Barack Obama says he wants to reach a negotiated peace settlement in Ukraine before he leaves office in January. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Halifax conference ends on uncertain note as world awaits Trump White House
    Nov21

    Halifax conference ends on uncertain note as world awaits Trump White House

    HALIFAX — After three days of discussion, the Halifax International Security Forum ended with a collective shrug as political thinkers from around the globe expressed uncertainty about how the election of Donald Trump in the U.S. might affect the international order. Canadian politicians made it clear that whatever the president-elect’s...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria and Ukraine at summit in Peru
    Nov20

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria and Ukraine at summit in Peru

    President Barack Obama speaks briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin as an economic summit got under way in Peru, in their first known conversation since Donald Trump was elected the next U.S. president …read more Source: U.S....

    Obama, Putin meet during summit in Peru
    Nov20

    Obama, Putin meet during summit in Peru

    LIMA, Peru — President Obama spoke briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine on Sunday as an economic summit got under way in Peru, in their first known conversation since Donald Trump was elected the next U.S. president. Both the White House and the Kremlin said the leaders had agreed that U.S. Secretary of State John...