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Section: US & Canada

    Where in the World Are We Going?
    Jun10

    Where in the World Are We Going?

    It seems that everywhere we turn in the world America is there: in the South China Sea, the Baltic states, Ukraine, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Libya, Cuba, South Korea, Mexico — the list goes on and on. And our role in all these places seems to go on and on, too. We hear more and more a relevant question: Do we have to be everywhere?...

    Floods, Strikes and Terrorist threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France
    Jun10

    Floods, Strikes and Terrorist threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France

    Floods, strikes and threats of another terrorist attack … the monthlong Euro 2016 football championship kicks off outside Paris Friday amid a raft of potential problems. Earlier in the week, Ukrainian police arrested a man suspected of plotting attacks during the games, just as fans begin arriving in France. But from the French capital, Lisa...

    Liberals ‘considering’ NATO request that 1,000 Canadian troops be deployed in Eastern Europe
    Jun10

    Liberals ‘considering’ NATO request that 1,000 Canadian troops be deployed in Eastern Europe

    Eastern European NATO allies have been pressing Canada to deploy up to 1,000 soldiers into the region to bolster the alliance’s presence amid continued concerns about Russian aggression. The Liberal government says it is looking “actively considering options.” However, Eastern European diplomats say Ottawa has been giving “contradictory”...

    Could a Russia-Ukraine deal be possible by early 2017?
    Jun10

    Could a Russia-Ukraine deal be possible by early 2017?

    WASHINGTON (Reuters)—The White House is pushing hard to have a Russia-Ukraine peace deal implemented by the time President Barack Obama leaves office, top national security adviser Susan Rice said on Thursday. Rice, who coordinates foreign policy at the White House, said she saw potential for resolution in the Ukraine crisis by the end of the...

    White House Aide Says Russia-Ukraine Peace Possible By Year-End
    Jun10

    White House Aide Says Russia-Ukraine Peace Possible By Year-End

    The White House is pushing for implementation of a peace deal between Russia and Ukraine before President Barack Obama leaves office, National Security Adviser Susan Rice said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    White House Aide Says Russia-Ukraine Peace Possible By Year-End
    Jun10

    White House Aide Says Russia-Ukraine Peace Possible By Year-End

    The White House is pushing for implementation of a peace deal between Russia and Ukraine before President Barack Obama leaves office, National Security Adviser Susan Rice said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia-Ukraine Deal Implementation Possible by Early 2017
    Jun10

    Russia-Ukraine Deal Implementation Possible by Early 2017

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House is pushing hard to have a Russia-Ukraine peace deal implemented by the time President Barack Obama leaves office, top national security adviser Susan Rice said on Thursday. Rice, who coordinates foreign policy at the White House, said she saw potential for resolution in the Ukraine crisis by the end of...

    Liberals ‘considering’ NATO request to send 1,000 Canadian troops to Eastern Europe
    Jun10

    Liberals ‘considering’ NATO request to send 1,000 Canadian troops to Eastern Europe

    OTTAWA — Eastern European NATO allies have been pressing Canada to deploy up to 1,000 soldiers into the region to bolster the alliance’s presence amid continued concerns about Russian aggression. The Liberal government says it is looking “actively considering options.” However, Eastern European diplomats say Ottawa has been giving...

    Is Ukraine’s Joan of Arc Ready for Political Battle?
    Jun10

    Is Ukraine’s Joan of Arc Ready for Political Battle?

    During her time in Russian prison, Nadiya Savchenko became a symbol for Kiev’s fight against Moscow. But can she make the jump from martyr to politician? …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Sino-Western Relations In A World of Change : Toward a Mutually Transformative Co-existence
    Jun09

    The Sino-Western Relations In A World of Change : Toward a Mutually Transformative Co-existence

    The Chinese renaissance is one of the world’s most significant factors of change. Will the reemergence of an ancient non-Western civilization be a disruptive force, or, at the opposite of a scenario which could evolve into confrontation, can the Middle Country and the West design in a genuinely cooperative relationship a new international...