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The Kemalreis is the first Turkish warship to visit the United States in 15 years.
4 hrs ago | Common Dreams
Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives a press conference after a summit in Minsk early on August 27, 2014.
8 hrs ago | SETimes news
NATO General Secretary Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks alongside Macedonia Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski during a news conference after an official meeting in Skopje on May 22nd.
12 hrs ago | Washington Times
Finland and Sweden plan to work more closely with NATO by signing a pact that allows assistance from alliance troops in the Nordic countries in emergency situations, officials said Wednesday.
Sometimes, amid the heated political debate about what should done by the U.S. government in world affairs, a proposal cuts through the TV babble of the supposed experts with a clear, useful suggestion.
Although the Netherlands has decided to end its contribution to NATO's deployment of Patriot anti-ballistic missile systems in Turkey at the end of January, the alliance's deployments will continue, a Turkish diplomat has told Hurriyet Daily News reported.
President Hamid Karzai will not attend a key NATO summit next week because of his disagreements with Washington over Afghan security needs after most foreign troops leave his country at the end of 2014, his spokesman said on Tuesday.
A US Navy destroyer and a French frigate are expected to enter the waters of the Black Sea next week, a diplomatic and military source said.
Confrontations-and alleged confrontations-between the Russian armed forces and those of the United States, Europe and Japan have been on the uptick in recent weeks.
A key means through which NATO and its constituent members maintain their power is through the control of the mobility of all but the richest few, which has given rise to increasingly militarised border regimes across the globe.
The diplomatic angst issuing from Washington around the United Arab Emirates and Egypt bombing of weapons depots belonging to the Qatar-backed fundamentalist militia of Misrata holds many delicious ironies: 1. According to the BBC, "the U.S., France, Germany, Italy and the UK issued a joint statement denouncing "outside interference" in Libya."
Ukrainian soldiers load a wounded man aboard a helicopter, near the eastern Ukrainian city of Shchastya, Lugansk region, on August 18, 2014.
Former Putin adviser and now critic Andrei Illarionov, in his blog, quoting many sources, explains what, in his opinion, Putin and Merkel are proposing to Poroshenko and Ukraine in order to resolve the current war between these two countries.
A century ago, as World War I began, many countries were willing to expend their blood and treasure in the name of national pride and "glory."
A freight car loaded with self-propelled howitzers is seen at a railway station in Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov region, near the border with Ukraine, August 24, 2014.
A column of Russian tanks and armoured vehicles has crossed into southeastern Ukraine, away from where most of the intense fighting has been taking place, a top Ukrainian official said Monday.
A pro-Russian rebel holds a Russian national flag near to damaged heavy hardware from the Ukrainian army during an exhibition in the central square in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:53 pm
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