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Aljazeera
What will Netanyahu do with his expanded coalition?and a former spokesman for the Israeli President Shimon Peres Rami Khouri - Se
What will Netanyahu do with his expanded coalition?
Aljazeera / Posted 9 hours ago
and a former spokesman for the Israeli President Shimon Peres Rami Khouri - Senior fellow at Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy at the American University of Beirut Dimi Rider - An associate fellow at the European Council on Foreign Rela... Read more
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Reuters
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyawhat they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said M
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
what they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said Mattia Toaldo, a Libya expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations. "They should take care not to burden it with unrealistic demands, from ending the migrant... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyawhat they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said M
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
what they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said Mattia Toaldo, a Libya expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations. "They should take care not to burden it with unrealistic demands, from ending the migrant... Read more
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The Star
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyawhat they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said M
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
what they asked for, namely a unity government ruling from the capital," said Mattia Toaldo, a Libya expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations. "They should take care not to burden it with unrealistic demands, from ending the migrant... Read more
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The Financial Express
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visitbefore the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Alyssa Ayres, senior fellow for
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Alyssa Ayres, senior fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations, said the transformation in defence and strategic ties with India stands as one of the great... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Prospects for global nonproliferation not optimistic due to N. Korea: CFRnonproliferation efforts are not bright due to North Korea's continued pursuit
Prospects for global nonproliferation not optimistic due to N. Korea: CFR
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
nonproliferation efforts are not bright due to North Korea's continued pursuit of its nuclear program, the U.S. think tank Council on Foreign Relations said Tuesday. In a report on global cooperation, the CFR said that global nonproliferation... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Obama Is Overlooking Human-Rights Worries in VietnamHanoi’s admittedly terrible human rights record,” writes Joshua Kurlantzick, a
Why Obama Is Overlooking Human-Rights Worries in Vietnam
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
Hanoi’s admittedly terrible human rights record,” writes Joshua Kurlantzick, a senior fellow for Southeast Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations. He adds: “The lifting of the embargo, and Vietnam’s increasing willingness to be seen,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus family shares their international adoption processsteady decline over the past decade, but Georgia ranks fifth in the country for
Columbus family shares their international adoption process
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
steady decline over the past decade, but Georgia ranks fifth in the country for receiving children from overseas. The U.S. Council on Foreign Relations has counted at least 70 armed groups controlling and terrorizing communities across that... Read more
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International Business Times
Austria: How presidential candidate Norbert Hofer shook up the European political landscape the equivalent of the UK taking in an extra 700,000 people. Gustav Gressel, se
Austria: How presidential candidate Norbert Hofer shook up the European political landscape
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
the equivalent of the UK taking in an extra 700,000 people. Gustav Gressel, senior policy fellow from the European Council on Foreign Relations, told IBTimes UK that Hofer has capitalised on the crisis and Austria's lack of preparation for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Weekof San Francisco President John Williams will speak about "evolving challenges
Key Events In The Coming Week
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
of San Francisco President John Williams will speak about "evolving challenges and approaches to monetary policy" at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Last week, President Williams said that two to three rate increases this year... Read more
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Reuters
Futures slightly lower as oil prices slipPresident James Bullard said on Monday. * San Francisco Fed President John Wil
Futures slightly lower as oil prices slip
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
President James Bullard said on Monday. * San Francisco Fed President John Williams gives a presentation before the Council on Foreign Relations in New York at 8 a.m. ET (1200 GMT). * Philadelphia Fed chief Patrick Harker speaks on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Futures slightly lower as oil prices slipPresident James Bullard said on Monday. * San Francisco Fed President John Wil
Futures slightly lower as oil prices slip
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
President James Bullard said on Monday. * San Francisco Fed President John Williams gives a presentation before the Council on Foreign Relations in New York at 8 a.m. ET (1200 GMT). * Philadelphia Fed chief Patrick Harker speaks on the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump leaving neocons in dustin their lot with likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, most prominently K
Trump leaving neocons in dust
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
in their lot with likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, most prominently Kagan and Max Boot, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. With Republican foreign policy figures split, influential Republican donors such as Charles... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
After 71 years, the U.N. finally may choose a woman as secretary-generalwill beget a woman candidate,” said Rachel Vogelstein, director of the Women an
After 71 years, the U.N. finally may choose a woman as secretary-general
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
will beget a woman candidate,” said Rachel Vogelstein, director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program at the nonpartisan Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. “But the importance of having a woman at the helm … is that it sends a critical... Read more
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Business Insider
The world economy is running on monetary fumesAs our new Council on Foreign Relations Global Monetary Policy Tracker shows, a
The world economy is running on monetary fumes
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
As our new Council on Foreign Relations Global Monetary Policy Tracker shows, a record 23 countries — accounting for a quarter of world GDP — now have central-bank policy rates of zero or less. A further six — including the United States — have... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After 71 years, the U.N. finally may choose a woman as secretary-generalwill beget a woman candidate,” said Rachel Vogelstein, director of the Women an
After 71 years, the U.N. finally may choose a woman as secretary-general
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
will beget a woman candidate,” said Rachel Vogelstein, director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program at the nonpartisan Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. “But the importance of having a woman at the helm … is that it sends a critical... Read more
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The Moscow Times
No Quick Fix for Russian Economy (or becomes deeply dysfunctional. But it will take another 3-5 years before that
No Quick Fix for Russian Economy (
The Moscow Times / Posted 5 days ago
or becomes deeply dysfunctional. But it will take another 3-5 years before that occurs. Vladislav Inozemtsev is Director of the Center for Post-Industrial Studies and Berthold Beitz Fellow with the German Council on Foreign Relat... Read more
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J Weekly
Don’t outsource young American Jews’ identity to the State of IsraelWhat’s the best way to help young people connect to Judaism? Elliot Abrams, sen
Don’t outsource young American Jews’ identity to the State of Israel
J Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
What’s the best way to help young people connect to Judaism? Elliot Abrams, senior fellow of Middle Eastern studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, quotes Daniel Gordis in arguing that “Israel is the Jewish people’s last hope.” Like many others... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump has no problem meeting Kim Jong UnStates with a nuclear device it’s going to look at its policy options different
Trump has no problem meeting Kim Jong Un
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
States with a nuclear device it’s going to look at its policy options differently,” said Scott Snyder, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations. It’s not the first time Donald Trump has talked about Kim Jong Un, he’s previously called him... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Are Globalists Evil Or Just Misunderstood?these people simply look at the memberships of institutions designed specifical
Are Globalists Evil Or Just Misunderstood?
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
these people simply look at the memberships of institutions designed specifically to promote globalism - Bilderberg, the Council on Foreign Relations, Tavistock, the Trilateral Commission, The Club Of Rome, Rand Corporation, the IMF, the Bank for... Read more
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The Huffington Post
After 9/11 Bill, Could Saudi Arabia Really Sell All Its U.S. Assets?deputy assistant secretary for international economic analysis at the Treasury
After 9/11 Bill, Could Saudi Arabia Really Sell All Its U.S. Assets?
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
deputy assistant secretary for international economic analysis at the Treasury Department and now a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, told HuffPost. He pointed to China, which has sold about $200 billion in U.S. government bonds... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Jewish Foreign Policy exchange, part 3: Are universalists truly engaged in Jewish affairs?Martha Finnemore). Currently, he is an Associate Editor of International Organi
The Jewish Foreign Policy exchange, part 3: Are universalists truly engaged in Jewish affairs?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
Martha Finnemore). Currently, he is an Associate Editor of International Organization. Professor Barnett is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the recipient of many grants and awards for his research. Dear Professor Barnett, In the... Read more
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The Hindu
Sykes-Picot pact haunts efforts to end Syrian civil warof Iraq. The two men have their defenders. Writing in Foreign Policy recently,
Sykes-Picot pact haunts efforts to end Syrian civil war
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
of Iraq. The two men have their defenders. Writing in Foreign Policy recently, Steven A. Cook and Amr T. Leheta of the Council on Foreign Relations argued that it was time to give the two colonial masters a break, because whatever is happening... Read more
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iol.co.za
Vital that jihadists in Libya are crushedespecially any decision to lift the arms embargo is certainly very tricky. Mat
Vital that jihadists in Libya are crushed
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
especially any decision to lift the arms embargo is certainly very tricky. Mattia Toaldo, a Libya expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations, was quoted in The Guardian as advising against it. “Europeans now have what they asked for,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Weapons Headed To Libya: Hillary's Interventionist Disaster Continues To Spiral Out Of Controlwith arms, some argue that lifting an embargo is unwise. Before the summit, Ma
Weapons Headed To Libya: Hillary's Interventionist Disaster Continues To Spiral Out Of Control
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
with arms, some argue that lifting an embargo is unwise. Before the summit, Mattia Toaldo, a policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations, urged the west to hold back from focussing on military solutions. He said: “Europeans now have... Read more
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KERA North Texas
4 Things To Know About Hillary Clinton's Approach To Foreign Policy"Hillary Clinton is really the rare candidate with a long track record," said E
4 Things To Know About Hillary Clinton's Approach To Foreign Policy
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
"Hillary Clinton is really the rare candidate with a long track record," said Elizabeth Saunders, a visiting fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. The former secretary will try to make that background an asset in the campaign, arguing the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
4 Things To Know About Hillary Clinton's Approach To Foreign Policy"Hillary Clinton is really the rare candidate with a long track record," said E
4 Things To Know About Hillary Clinton's Approach To Foreign Policy
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
"Hillary Clinton is really the rare candidate with a long track record," said Elizabeth Saunders, a visiting fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. The former secretary will try to make that background an asset in the campaign, arguing the... Read more
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Japan Today
North Korea's congress: A faulty formula ‹ Japan Todayand nuclear development, because the last thing the world thinks Kim Jong-Un ne
North Korea's congress: A faulty formula ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 days ago
and nuclear development, because the last thing the world thinks Kim Jong-Un needs, even at his own party coronation, is two slices of cake. *The views expressed in this article do not necessarily reflect those of the Council on Foreign Rela... Read more
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The Star
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognised government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
Bdnews24.com / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognized government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Steps Up Fight Against Islamists in the Lake Chad Basindevelops, it could cause a significant threat to the US," John Campbell, senior
U.S. Steps Up Fight Against Islamists in the Lake Chad Basin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
develops, it could cause a significant threat to the US," John Campbell, senior fellow for African policy studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, told DW. Campbell, a former US ambassador to Nigeria said Boko Haram had so far shown little... Read more
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Swissinfo
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognised government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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Reuters
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognized government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognised government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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The Star
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemenand the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Ada
Islamist militants exploit chaos as combatants pursue peace in Yemen
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
and the conflict so far has already produced some strange bedfellows," said Adam Baron, a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. The Houthis ousted the internationally recognised government in 2014 in what it hailed as a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Foreign ministers hold Vienna talks as Isis threat to Libya growswith arms, some argue that lifting an embargo is unwise. Before the summit, Ma
Foreign ministers hold Vienna talks as Isis threat to Libya grows
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
with arms, some argue that lifting an embargo is unwise. Before the summit, Mattia Toaldo, a policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations, urged the west to hold back from focussing on military solutions. He said: “Europeans now have... Read more
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The Forward
What Do Arab Youth Really Want? The Answer May Surprise You (and Donald Trump)only 60% ruled out any support for the radical group, said Donald A. Baer, Burs
What Do Arab Youth Really Want? The Answer May Surprise You (and Donald Trump)
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
only 60% ruled out any support for the radical group, said Donald A. Baer, Burson-Marsteller’s CEO, in a briefing at the Council on Foreign Relations. The rejection of Islamic State is also echoed in other sentiments. More than half of the Arab... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nevada Republicans deride Facebook news curation: 'it's almost scummy'sucks,” he said. “Because [Mark Zuckerberg]’s a big liberal.” He told the Guar
Nevada Republicans deride Facebook news curation: 'it's almost scummy'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
sucks,” he said. “Because [Mark Zuckerberg]’s a big liberal.” He told the Guardian both parties were being run by the Council on Foreign Relations. “New World Order,” his wife Sigrid chipped in. “No borders, that’s what they all want,”... Read more
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Rappler
President Rodrigo Duterte: A new era?readily open more Philippine bases to Washington under the Enhanced Defense Coo
President Rodrigo Duterte: A new era?
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
readily open more Philippine bases to Washington under the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA). According to the Council on Foreign Relations, America’s Foreign Military Financing (FMF) to the Philippines is actually lower than 2010, and... Read more
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FOX News
Rival assaults on IS stronghold deepen Libya's chaoswill compete over Sirte in order to establish who rules really in Libya," Matti
Rival assaults on IS stronghold deepen Libya's chaos
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
will compete over Sirte in order to establish who rules really in Libya," Mattia Toaldo, a Libya specialist at the European Council on Foreign Relations, told The Associated Press in an email interview. The moves on Sirte threaten to further... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Another Syria peace push, but has US put too much faith in Russia?asking them not to exist. We're asking them to get rid of their leader," he tol
Another Syria peace push, but has US put too much faith in Russia?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
asking them not to exist. We're asking them to get rid of their leader," he told reporters this week at the Council on Foreign Relations. Kerry's response to this obvious flaw in the ISSG strategy is to hope that Russia will grow... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia Historical Society elects Vince Dooley and Sonny Deriso to top board positionsand Substance Abuse, the US-Russia Business Council and the World Affairs Counc
Georgia Historical Society elects Vince Dooley and Sonny Deriso to top board positions
Savannah Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
and Substance Abuse, the US-Russia Business Council and the World Affairs Council of Atlanta. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Goizueta Business School Advisory Board and the Yale University International Advisory... Read more
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Daily News
Rival Libyan forces in race to expel ISdate for the launch of the offensive or say how many forces will take part. Ma
Rival Libyan forces in race to expel IS
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
date for the launch of the offensive or say how many forces will take part. Mattia Toaldo, a policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations, warned that separate attempts by the unity government and Haftar to wage war against IS could... Read more
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DW
German analysts: Gabriel and SPD won't be lurching left |contact with Lafontaine, because Lafontaine is still a very important person in
German analysts: Gabriel and SPD won't be lurching left |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
contact with Lafontaine, because Lafontaine is still a very important person in the Left." Josef Janning, of the European Council on Foreign Relations, thinks that Gabriel simply has no reason not to meet Lafontaine; after all, his enemies will... Read more
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DW
US steps up fight against Islamists in the Lake Chad basin |develops, it could cause a significant threat to the US," John Campbell, senior
US steps up fight against Islamists in the Lake Chad basin |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
develops, it could cause a significant threat to the US," John Campbell, senior fellow for African policy studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, told DW. Campbell, a former US ambassador to Nigeria said Boko Haram had so far shown little... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Russia, Syria and the US electionsthe continuing arrival of Afghan fighters. The Iranian position was articulate
Russia, Syria and the US elections
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
the continuing arrival of Afghan fighters. The Iranian position was articulated by Kamal Khirazi, chair of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations in the office of the Iranian revolutionary guide in Damascus, who said, “The negotiations in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Poland awaits Moody's report amid concern over new policieseven the whole banking system, if the costs to the banks are great. Piotr Bura
Poland awaits Moody's report amid concern over new policies
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
even the whole banking system, if the costs to the banks are great. Piotr Buras, head of the Warsaw office of the European Council on Foreign Relations, argues, however, that investors are above all spooked by legal instability in the country due... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturndecelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, sen
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturn
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
decelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, senior fellow for Latin America studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "It's had political crises. It's rare that they get both of them at the same time." During the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturndecelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, sen
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturn
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
decelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, senior fellow for Latin America studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "It's had political crises. It's rare that they get both of them at the same time." During the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturndecelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, sen
Amid political crisis, Brazil economy faces painful downturn
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
decelerates. "Brazil has had economic crises before," said Shannon O'Neil, senior fellow for Latin America studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "It's had political crises. It's rare that they get both of them at the same time." During the... Read more
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