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Europe & EU 2014

The European EU Observer New School of Athens (NSoA) Ukraine Watch as 1000 years of European borders change EU set to widen sanctions on Russia over Ukraine Analysis by the BBC’s Gavin Hewitt Europe’s leaders did […]

File photo of fire boat response crews battling the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon off Louisiana
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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Aftermath

BP Oil Spill Is Much Worse Than People Think, Scientists Say (ThinkProgress) Scientists at Penn State University have discovered two new coral reefs near the site of BP’s historic 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of […]

Iraq
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Iraq

Who are Isis? A terror group too extreme even for al-Qaida The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant has a reputation for being even more brutal than the main jihadi group of inspiration It runs […]

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Canada 2013-14: Politics

Trudeau Liberals Widen Lead Over Conservatives, Poll Suggests Justin Trudeau’s federal Liberals would be in majority government territory if an election were held tomorrow, a new poll suggests. (HuffPost) According to a survey from Forum Research […]

Middle East region
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Middle East & Arab World in 2013 – 2014

>What jihadists are doing in Syria and Iraq while Gaza grabs the headlines (WaPost) The world is transfixed by the conflict in Gaza, as the death tolls of both Palestinians and Israelis killed in the fighting […]

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Canada International Relations – Trade
July 28, 2014  //  No Comments
Canada and Germany deny report that EU trade deal in trouble Newspaper says Germany prepared to ‘scuttle’ CE ...
Wednesday Night #1691
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Israel/Palestine, Ukraine — the news seems to only get worse and no solutions in sight. Al Jazeera reports on Tues ...
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Singapore
July 17, 2014  //  4 Comments
Singapore on Bloomberg Singapore on the Establishment Post Truefitt & Hill, Singapore Singapore Creations Etc., a ne ...
File photo of fire boat response crews battling the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon off Louisiana
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Aftermath
July 29, 2014  //  No Comments
BP Oil Spill Is Much Worse Than People Think, Scientists Say (ThinkProgress) Scientists at Penn State University have di ...