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    Why President Trump’s Europe Trip Was a Success
    Jul10

    Why President Trump’s Europe Trip Was a Success

    President Donald Trump returned from Europe on Saturday, and can look back on a robust trip across the Atlantic. His speech in Warsaw’s Krasinski Square on Thursday was by far the best he has given so far on the international stage. Trump’s Warsaw address, which was a powerful defense of Western civilization and the values that...

    Siemens Says Russian Partner Violated Crimea Sanctions
    Jul10

    Siemens Says Russian Partner Violated Crimea Sanctions

    The German engineering company threatened legal action after it said a Russian firm broke promises not to ship power generation equipment to annexed territory. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Recommits To NATO Membership Over Moscow’s Objections
    Jul10

    Ukraine Recommits To NATO Membership Over Moscow’s Objections

    After a meeting in Kiev between President Petro Poroshenko and NATO’s secretary general, the Ukrainian leader pledged reforms aimed at qualifying his country for the western alliance by 2020.(Image credit: Efrem Lukatsky/AP) …read more Source:...

    EU official to Moldova: Reform first, then apply to join
    Jul10

    EU official to Moldova: Reform first, then apply to join

    A senior European official is urging Moldova to implement reforms so it can formally request European Union membership. The Moldovan, Georgian and Ukrainian parliament speakers wrote to the European Parliament … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU official to Moldova: Reform first, then apply to join
    Jul10

    EU official to Moldova: Reform first, then apply to join

    A senior European official is urging Moldova to implement reforms so it can formally request European Union membership. The Moldovan, Georgian and Ukrainian parliament speakers wrote to the European Parliament … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Germany’s Siemens says Russia sent turbines to Crimea
    Jul10

    Germany’s Siemens says Russia sent turbines to Crimea

    Germany’s Siemens AG says at least two gas turbines delivered to Russia were re-routed to Crimea, in violation both of European sanctions and a contract with the company. Siemens told … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Tillerson: Sanctions remain until Russia takes “1st steps” in Ukraine
    Jul10

    Tillerson: Sanctions remain until Russia takes “1st steps” in Ukraine

    Days after Trump-Putin meeting, diplomat bluntly calls on Russia to reign in separatists it has “complete control over” …read more Source:...

    Tillerson Receives Oil Industry Award, Says He Misses Colleagues
    Jul10

    Tillerson Receives Oil Industry Award, Says He Misses Colleagues

    ISTANBUL (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took a brief break from his diplomatic duties on Sunday, returning to his Exxon Mobil comfort zone to bask in the glow of approval from his former colleagues in the oil sector. Accepting a lifetime achievement award from the World Petroleum Congress, the former Exxon CEO reminisced about his...

    NATO pledges support for Ukraine against Russia as Kiev pushes for membership
    Jul10

    NATO pledges support for Ukraine against Russia as Kiev pushes for membership

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg pledged the alliance’s support for Ukraine in a visit to Kiev on Monday. …read more Source: Business...

    NATO Head: Russia ‘Must Withdraw Its Thousands’ From Ukraine
    Jul10

    NATO Head: Russia ‘Must Withdraw Its Thousands’ From Ukraine

    The head of the NATO military alliance called on Russia to “withdraw its thousands of soldiers from Ukraine.” Speaking alongside Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during a visit to Kyiv on July 10, NATO Secretary Jens Stoltenberg reiterated the Western alliance’s support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial...