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The Transatlantic Alliance Will Survive Trump

The Nation. - 27 Aug 2018
Every week, often more than once a week, there's another article in the major media or in foreign-policy publications about the demise of the post–World War II Anglo-American world order. These analyses typically single out ...
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 - 13 Sep 2018
John "Black Jack" Pershing, World War I hero, in 1860; author Roald Dahl in 1916; singer Mel Torme in 1925; actor Barbara Bain in 1931 (age 87); TV producer Fred Silverman in 1937 (age 81); "Miss Manners" Judith Martin in 1938 (age 80); actor Richard ...
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Russia Is Co-opting Angry Young Men

The Atlantic - 29 Aug 2018
In Budapest's Fiumei Road Cemetery in May 2017, a Russian motorcycle gang carrying giant red flags displaying the Soviet hammer and sickle rode up to a World War II memorial. Somewhat incongruously, the tattooed bikers, accompanied by pinstriped ...
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Thousands of Syrians Start Returning to Daraya, Damascus

Al-Bawaba - 29 Aug 2018
The war that erupted in 2011, one of the most devastating conflicts since World War II, has displaced more than half of Syria's population, including more than five million beyond its borders. Most of them fled to neighboring countries, particularly ...
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Maverick of the Senate dies

The Register-Guard - 26 Aug 2018
His disapproval of Trump perhaps peaked in July, after the president and President Vladimir Putin of Russia met privately in Helsinki, and then participated in an extraordinary joint news conference there. Responding to ...
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Photos: Today in History, Sept. 9 - 10 Sep 2018
Bomb drop over England - An enemy plane drops a first series of bombs over England during an attack on Sept. 9, 1940. ...
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The Early Edition: September 14, 2018

Just Security - 14 Sep 2018
House Republicans yesterday rejected an attempt by Democrats to get hold of documents from the administration regarding President Trump's one-on-one summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki in July. Democrats on the ...
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Unexploded WWII bomb brings part of Hungarian capital to a halt

euronews - 05 Jul 2018
An unexploded World War Two bomb ensured a traffic-free Elisabeth Bridge in the Hungarian capital Budapest on Thursday. The device was discovered in the River Danube. Cars and people were cleared from the area to allow the authorities to deal with the ...
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Trump, in sucking up to Putin, betrays his country

The Sydney Morning Herald - 17 Jul 2018
I completely endorse former CIA director John O. Brennan's tweet after the news conference: "Donald Trump's news conference performance in Helsinki rises to & exceeds the threshold of 'high crimes & misdemeanours.' It was nothing ...
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The Bizarre 'Sausage War' That Inspired Hitler

History - 30 Nov 2017
It was an invasion worthy of a massive adversary. On November 30, 1939, half a million Soviet soldiers swarmed north, armed with tanks, bombs, machine guns and an astonishing number of troops. The conflict called theWinter War had begun—but the ...
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Trump and Putin vs. America

New York Times - 16 Jul 2018
There is only one message Trump should have sent Putin in this meeting today: “You have attacked our democracy, as well as two core pillars of the global economic and security order that have kept the peace and promoted prosperity since World War II ...

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