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    Dutch PM May Submit Bill to Revoke Support for EU-Ukraine Treaty on Monday
    Oct28

    Dutch PM May Submit Bill to Revoke Support for EU-Ukraine Treaty on Monday

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said his government may submit a bill revoking his country’s support for the treaty establishing closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine. Rutte has said rejection of the association agreement would be a mistake and would weaken European unity, but that if efforts to find a compromise...

    “Who Would Be Better for Israel?”
    Oct28

    “Who Would Be Better for Israel?”

    If I had a dollar for every time I was presented with this question in recent months, I probably wouldn’t need to write this column. Since the early spring, it was asked by at least one person at every meeting I’ve had with groups or delegations visiting Israel from the United States.It’s a question that is almost impossible to...

    NATO: Alliance Does Not Want New Cold War With Russia
    Oct28

    NATO: Alliance Does Not Want New Cold War With Russia

    NATO is not seeking a return to a Cold War standoff with Russia, the alliance’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told the BBC Thursday. The former Norwegian prime minister, who has served as NATO’s top diplomatic official since 2014, defended the alliance’s new security measures in Europe, which Russia has called aggressive....

    SitRep: Rebels Assault Aleppo, Russian Air Base; Exclusive: Monitor Drones Grounded in Ukraine
    Oct28

    SitRep: Rebels Assault Aleppo, Russian Air Base; Exclusive: Monitor Drones Grounded in Ukraine

    Putin Blames Obama for Syria; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    Countries OK World’s Largest Marine Reserve in Antarctica
    Oct28

    Countries OK World’s Largest Marine Reserve in Antarctica

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand—The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica’s waters reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world’s largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen continent. The agreement comes after years of diplomatic wrangling and high-level talks between the U.S. and Russia, which has...

    International Monitor Quietly Drops Drone Surveillance of Ukraine War
    Oct28

    International Monitor Quietly Drops Drone Surveillance of Ukraine War

    The drones were repeatedly shot out of the sky by surface-to-air missiles. Suspending the program effectively blinds observers to numerous cease-fire violations. …read more Source: Foreign...

    French gas company enters former Soviet space
    Oct28

    French gas company enters former Soviet space

    Daniel J. GraeberPARIS, Oct. 28 (UPI) — French energy company ENGIE said Friday it’s now the first European player to have a framework to do work in a Ukrainian gas system overshadowed by Russia. …read more Source: United Press...

    Nato chief says alliance ‘does not want new Cold War’
    Oct28

    Nato chief says alliance ‘does not want new Cold War’

    Nato is not seeking confrontation with Russia and does not want another Cold War, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has told the BBC. The planned deployment of 4,000 extra troops to eastern Europe aims to prevent, not provoke conflict, he said. Despite current tensions, the military alliance does not see Russia as a threat, he added. Relations...

    MOLDOVA: Pro-EU and pro-Russia forces go head-to-head in presidential election
    Oct28

    MOLDOVA: Pro-EU and pro-Russia forces go head-to-head in presidential election

    The crisis-hit country of 3.5 million, wedged between Ukraine and Romania, will for the first time since 1997 elect a president by national vote. …read more Source: Business...

    Russia gets hacked, emails show links to Ukraine conflict
    Oct28

    Russia gets hacked, emails show links to Ukraine conflict

    Cyber Hunta has released more than a gigabyte of emails from the office of one of Putin’s top aides, NBC News reports. …read more Source:...