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  • The Guardian of the Liberal World Order

    by - Aug 18, 2017
    By Ana Palacio MADRID – The global financial crisis, which began ten years ago this month, showed that the Western-led rules-based international order’s long-term survival is not inevitable. It is often assumed that if and when the United...
  • Planning for Korean Reunification

    by - Aug 17, 2017
    By Lee Jong-Wha SEOUL – The long-simmering North Korean nuclear crisis has reached a near boiling point. Last month, the Hermit Kingdom launched two intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of hitting major US cities. The United Nations Security...
  • S. Korea’s Moon: There will be no war on Korean peninsula

    by - Aug 17, 2017
    There will be no war on the Korean peninsula, South Korean President Moon Jae-In said Thursday, saying Seoul effectively had a veto over US military action in response to the North’s nuclear and missile programmes. Tensions...
  • The Wrong Way to Prevent Nuclear War

    by - Aug 16, 2017
    By Carl Bildt STOCKHOLM – A vast majority of countries want to eliminate the existential threat of nuclear catastrophe, and rightly so. But achieving a world free of nuclear weapons is easier said than done, and there...
  • Why the GOP Sides With the Klan and the Nazis

    by - Aug 16, 2017
    By Thom Hartman Why is it that the president and the vast majority of Republican elected officials are refusing to refer to the white Christian neo-nazis who committed mayhem and murder and, yes, terrorism, as exactly...
  • A Dangerous Game of Chicken

    by - Aug 15, 2017
    By Yoon Young-kwan SEOUL – So far, the war between US President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un over the latter’s nuclear program has been fought only in words. But each turn of the...
  • Latin America rejects US military threat in Venezuela

    by - Aug 15, 2017
    Several Latin American nations have come out strongly against US President Donald Trump’s threat of military intervention to solve the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela. In surprise comments on Friday, Trump asserted a “military option” could...
  • Alex Jones says Jewish actors posed as KKK followers in Charlottesville

    by - Aug 15, 2017
    Conspiracy theorist and radio host says people who look like ‘Seinfeld’ cast incited clashes between white supremacists, counter-protesters By JTA Alex Jones in Watford, England, June 6, 2013. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images) Radio host, conspiracy theorist and...

Old Bridge in Mostar

Cathedral at Chernihiv Ukraine

Trinity Cathedral (17th century) in the city of Chernihiv Ukraine