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      EU To Prolong Russia Sanctions
      Dec09

      EU To Prolong Russia Sanctions

      EU leaders will renew economic sanctions against Russia when they meet for a summit this week, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Monday. Maas said he saw no reason to relax the measures imposed on Moscow over its role in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The sanctions target whole sectors of the Russian economy, including its valuable oil...

      Finland’s Sanna Marin To Become World Youngest Prime Minister
      Dec09

      Finland’s Sanna Marin To Become World Youngest Prime Minister

      Sanna Marin of Finland’s Social Democrates is pictured after she was elected to the post of Prime Minister in Helsinki, Finland, on December 8, 2019. PHOTO: VESA MOILANEN / LEHTIKUVA / AFP Finland’s Social Democrats elected a 34-year-old former transport minister to the post of prime minister on Sunday, making her the youngest head of...

      Finland Picks Youngest-Ever Prime Minister
      Dec09

      Finland Picks Youngest-Ever Prime Minister

      Credit: @MarinSanna/Twitter Finland’s Social Democrats elected a 34-year-old former transport minister to the post of Prime minister on Sunday, making her the youngest head of government in the country’s history. Sanna Marin narrowly won Sunday’s vote to replace outgoing leader Antti Rinne, who resigned on Tuesday after losing...

      News24.com | End in sight for eastern Ukraine conflict? Five things you need to know about unrest as leaders meet
      Dec06

      News24.com | End in sight for eastern Ukraine conflict? Five things you need to know about unrest as leaders meet

      Monday’s summit aiming to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine will see Russia’s Vladimir Putin face off with Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelensky for the first time. …read more Source::...

      WATCH: Joe Biden finds social media buzz with viral video suggesting Donald Trump is laughing stock
      Dec06

      WATCH: Joe Biden finds social media buzz with viral video suggesting Donald Trump is laughing stock

      For a candidate who has struggled at times to get noticed on social media, Joe Biden finally got some online attention on Thursday – for better or worse. First, the Biden campaign posted a video on Twitter that brutally took down President Donald Trump, suggesting he is the laughing stock to other world leaders. Then a heated back-and-forth...

      Trump Vows To Win Impeachment Fight
      Dec05

      Trump Vows To Win Impeachment Fight

      A defiant President Donald Trump predicted Thursday he “will win,” after the Democratic Speaker of the House of Representatives gave the greenlight for impeachment. “The good thing is that the Republicans have NEVER been more united. We will win!” Trump tweeted. Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier asked her party to draft articles of impeachment based...

      Trump’s Lawyer Meets Ukrainian Lawmaker Over Biden Probe
      Dec05

      Trump’s Lawyer Meets Ukrainian Lawmaker Over Biden Probe

      This undated handout picture obtained from Facebook account of Andriy Derkach shows Ukrainian lawmaker Andriy Derkach meeting with President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in Kiev. HO / Facebook account of Andriy Derkach / AFP US President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer discussed “international corruption” with an MP in...

      News24.com | What are US articles of impeachment, and what happens next?
      Dec05

      News24.com | What are US articles of impeachment, and what happens next?

      US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday asked the House Judiciary Committee to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump over his effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival. But what are articles of impeachment? …read more Source::...

      WHO outraged as measles outbreaks kill 140 000
      Dec05

      WHO outraged as measles outbreaks kill 140 000

      LONDON – Measles infected nearly 10 million people in 2018 and killed 140 000, mostly children, as devastating outbreaks of the viral disease hit every region of the world, the World Health Organization said on Thursday. In figures described by its director general as “an outrage”, the WHO said most of last year’s measles...

      Pelosi says House will draft Trump impeachment articles
      Dec05

      Pelosi says House will draft Trump impeachment articles

      WASHINGTON — The U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday. ‘’Our democracy is what is at stake,” Pelosi said somberly. “The president leaves us no choice but to act.” Pelosi delivered the historic announcement as Democrats push toward a...