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Russia warns EU sanctions will backfire
|  • Russia said latest EU sanctions run counter to WTO rules and will have adverse effects on EU countries. |  • Russia said it will overcome possible economic difficulties to be caused by the new sanctions. | • Russia said the EU economy will suffer from no...Full Story
Nato 'unprepared' for Russia threat, say MPs
Nato is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state from Russia, an influential group of MPs has warned. | The Commons Defence Committee said the recent Ukraine conflict showed "serious deficiencies" in Nato's preparedness to counter threats - and &qu...Full Story
What should Obama do about Russia and the INF Treaty? Channel Reagan.
The U.S. government concluded this week that Russia violated the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty by testing a prohibited cruise missile. The question now is what to do. | Withdrawal from the treaty would be a mistake. The INF Treaty required the eliminatio...Full Story
Australians leaders differ on Russian role in war
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister and foreign minister have sent mixed messages on whether Russia is frustrating Dutch and Australian police efforts to retrieve the bodies of victims of the Malaysian airliner disaster in war-torn east Ukraine. ...Full Story
The illiberal agenda
In taking a swipe at “liberal democracy”, Viktor Orban left no-one in any doubt about his target. Hungary’s prime minister did not mean liberal in the economic sense, or the sense of a specific brand of political party, he made clear. His purpose in his second ter...Full Story
Putin could invade Ukraine in response to sanctions
Regional analysts voice concern that the Russian troops amassed along the Russia-Ukraine border could be deployed ostensibly for so-called peacekeeping intervention to protect the pro-Russian Ukrainians but be used to control the territory. | The U.S. Department of Defe...Full Story
Russian alarm grows over Putin’s tactics - Critics say President overreached by suggesting that Moscow ...
Moscow, July 30: Russia, facing the toughest round of western sanctions imposed since the Ukraine crisis erupted, has adopted a nonchalant public stance, with President Vladimir V. Putin emphasising the importance of self-reliance. | A new poll released yesterday indica...Full Story
Russia ops 'difficult to counter'
Russia's destabilisation of Ukraine has exposed "serious deficiencies" in Nato's preparedness to deal with a military threat from its former Cold War adversary, a parliamentary report has warned. | While the risk of a conventional military assault by Russia on a Nato me...Full Story
Argentina default 'imminent' after it fails to reach debt agreement
Related Articles | Argentina agrees deal to pay back $10bn debt 29 May 2014 | US economy goes into reverse 29 May 2014 | Sex, drugs and economic growth in Italy 29 May 2014 | Help to Buy a lifeline for first-time buyers 29 May 2014 | Nationwide warns mortgage curbs a ri...Full Story
Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French Resistance spy
"Nothing to be done" is the opening line of Samuel Beckett's best-known play, Waiting for Godot. Yet, when faced with the German occupation of France and confronted by what the Nazis were doing to his Jewish friends in 1941, Beckett himself joined a Paris-based cell of ...Full Story
Nato is 'complacent' about Russian military threat, MPs say
Nato is complacent about the military threat from Russia and ill-prepared to respond to an attack by its former Cold War adversary, a damning parliament report published today warns. | It said the recent turmoil in Ukraine, including Moscow’s annexation of Crimea, sho...Full Story
Nato unprepared for potential threats from Russia, say MPs
Cross-party report issued as group of former Russian and European defence ministers warn of risk of accidental war | Igor Strelkov, who fought in the Russian military and is now with the separatists, highlights the ambiguous relationship betwen Russia and the Ukraine co...Full Story
Intervention, evasion, destabilisation
Big powers over the years have targeted specific regimes by arming rebel groups with lethal weapons, thereby destabilising some states and contributing to the rise of dangerous extremists and terrorists. The destabilisation of Ukraine, Syria, Iraq and Libya, among other...Full Story
Donetsk Militia Plans to Join Three-Party Talks on Ukraine in Minsk
DONETSK, July 30 (RIA Novosti) – Representatives of the Donetsk People’s Republic plan to participate in the meeting of the three-party group on Ukraine due on July 31 in Minsk, the republic’s prime minister has said. | “We will be anyway present...Full Story
US Urging Asian Countries to Support New Sanctions Against Russia – Reports
MOSCOW, July 30 (RIA Novosti) – Washington is seeking a number of Asian countries to back new US and EU economic sanctions against Russia, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday citing a senior State Department official. | The US diplomat said he has met gover...Full Story
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Banking Sanctions to Curb Capital Flows into Russian Economy – EU Official
Novosti BRUSSELS, July 30 (RIA Novosti) – The new round of EU banking sanctions aims to stem capital flows into the Russian economy, according to an unnamed official at the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium. | “We aren’t talking abou...
The sanctions ballgame
Khaleej Times The West is in a renewed confrontation with Russia, and it hints at a new Cold War in the making. | The standoff seems to be on the rise with each passing day as the European Union and the United States are busy raising the bar for Moscow by applying...
Israel may not have a way back
The Australian ANOTHER massive Israeli overreaction brings us to the end of the third week of the latest onslaught against the encaged people of Gaza. | The ostensible purpose of this carnage is yet again the “elimination’’ of the rockets that see...
Trapped in Gaza: How Hamas punishes reporters for the truth
The Australian HAMAS is not just targeting Israel­i civilians, threatening Gaz­ans and using them as humans shields. | It has another terror tactic: intim­idating foreign journalists. | Premium Content | To access premium content, please log in or se...
Wed 30 Jul 2014
AP News in Brief at 8:58 p.m. EDT
The News & Observer As Israel steps up Gaza operation, strikes hit UN shelter for war refugees, shopping area | GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back explo...
Inside the Beltway: Everybody’s hot on the Cold War
The Washington Times Facebook | Follow @washtimes | Should Congress make English the official language of the U.S.? | View results | It is Cold War chic, a fixation on the dire days when B-52s thundered overhead, “peace through strength” proved a viable strat...
With Ukraine, Putin’s courting home crowd
Stars and Stripes The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has finally spurred the United States and Europe to agree on imposing additional sanctions on Russia. But Vladimir Putin’s tactics in Ukraine are likely to be far more influenced by his domestic political ...
CROWLEY: The real Pottery Barn president
The Washington Times Facebook | Follow @washtimes | Should Congress make English the official language of the U.S.? | View results | Obama’s inept policies have shattered the Middle East | “You break it, you own it.” | That was the famous warning of the...
Judge rules seriously ill boy, 13, can be treated against mothers beliefs
The Daily Telegraph Related Articles | Rulings in 'secretive' family courts and Court of Protection to be made public after country's most senior judge calls for greater transparency 17 Jan 2014 | Britain 'cannot educate the world', says judge 26 Jun 2014 | ''This treat...
'Complacent' NATO unprepared for Russian threat: British lawmakers
Daily Press LONDON (Reuters) - NATO is not prepared for the threat of a Russian attack on one of its members, British lawmakers said on Thursday, calling for more equipment and troops to be positioned in the Baltic States, which, they said, were particularly vul...
The Trigger Points For World War III Are In Place
Business Insider Red light reflected from the carpet illuminates Russian President Vladimir Putin as he passes U.S. President Barack Obama at a group photo for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Benouville June 6, 2014. | See Also | Pessimism is a use...
'Complacent' NATO unprepared for Russian threat: British lawmakers
Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - NATO is not prepared for the threat of a Russian attack on one of its members, British lawmakers said on Thursday, calling for more equipment and troops to be positioned in the Baltic States, which, they said, were particularly vul...
'Complacent' NATO unprepared for Russian threat: British lawmakers
Baltimore Sun LONDON (Reuters) - NATO is not prepared for the threat of a Russian attack on one of its members, British lawmakers said on Thursday, calling for more equipment and troops to be positioned in the Baltic States, which, they said, were particularly vul...
Germany and Russia peace plan could end Ukraine crisis
Belfast Telegraph Germany and Russia have been working on a secret plan to broker a peaceful solution to end international tensions over the Ukraine. | [TICON-A VIDEO] | [TICON-A VIDEO] | The peace plan, being worked on by both Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin, hinges...
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