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    Flynn: outspoken general, intelligence pro, Trump supporter
    Nov18

    Flynn: outspoken general, intelligence pro, Trump supporter

    WASHINGTON — Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, the man Donald Trump has asked to be his national security adviser, built a reputation in the Army as an astute intelligence professional and a straight talker. What set Flynn apart after he shed his uniform in 2014 was the blistering public criticism he quickly levelled at the White House and...

    The Latest: Obama, European Leaders Focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European Leaders Focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused Friday on the need to secure a diplomatic resolution to the conflicts in Syria and eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused Friday on the need to secure a diplomatic resolution to the conflicts in Syria and eastern Ukraine …read more Source: U.S....

    NATO ‘Absolutely Confident’ That Donald Trump Will Maintain Alliance Leadership
    Nov18

    NATO ‘Absolutely Confident’ That Donald Trump Will Maintain Alliance Leadership

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Friday he was certain that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will lead the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, and he is hoping to speak to Trump soon.Trump questioned during his election campaign whether the United States should protect allies that have low defense spending, raising fears that he...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The Latest on President Barack Obama’s last official overseas trip (All times local): 1:15 p.m. The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused their talks Friday on the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Saakashvili resigns Odesa governorship,  citing sabotage of reform by central authorities
    Nov18

    Saakashvili resigns Odesa governorship, citing sabotage of reform by central authorities

    KYIV – In July 2015, less than two months after his one-time college chum President Petro Poroshenko appointed him as governor of the strategic Black Sea region of Odesa, Mikheil Saakashvili deployed a bulldozer through an oligarch’s beachfront property to give the public access to the seashore. It was a display of his proclaimed resolve...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on President Barack Obama’s last official overseas trip (All times local):1:15 p.m.The White House says President Barack… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The Latest on President Barack Obama’s last official overseas trip (All times local): 1:15 p.m. The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused their talks Friday on the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Obama Meets with European Leaders in Berlin to Talk U.S. Relations
    Nov18

    Obama Meets with European Leaders in Berlin to Talk U.S. Relations

    BERLIN (AP) — President Barack Obama joined the leaders of key European countries in Germany on Friday to discuss an array of security and economic challenges facing the trans-Atlantic partners as the U.S. prepares for President-elect Donald Trump to take office in January. Obama’s meeting with the leaders of Germany, Britain, France, Italy...

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine
    Nov18

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine

    The news of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceding the race to Donald Trump was met with spontaneous applause by the Kremlin-controlled State Duma (the lower house of the Russian Parliament) during a plenary session. Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the Kremlin-linked flamboyant nationalist politician and leader of the Liberal...