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NATO Commander Advocates Arming Baltic and Eastern Europe to Deter Russia

The standoff between Russia and NATO countries prompted the NATO to build a case for arming its member states in Läs mer

'>Jacobson: Rousseff Visit 'Critical' for US-Brazil Relations

With less than two weeks to go before Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s June 30 trip to Washington, the State Department’s Läs mer

US-Brazil Relations: Time for a Reset?

On June 30, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will visit the United States, nearly two years after she cancelled a planned Läs mer

'>Russia's Brinkmanship Raising Tensions in Europe

The war of words between America and Russia is escalating. So, too, is the movement of implements of war — Läs mer

'>Russian Ambassador Warns of 'Risks' Should Sweden Join NATO

On Thursday, Russia’s ambassador to Sweden, Viktor Tatarintsev, hit out in an interview with the Dagens Nyheter daily at Läs mer

Switching Spymasters Amid War is Risky

Valentin Nalyvychenko, head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), is in trouble again. On June 15, Ukrainian President Petro Läs mer

'>Open Russia's Khodorkovsky Envisions a Russia Without Putin

Someday, predicts Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Russia—freed from the authoritarian grip of President Vladimir Putin—could be an ally of the United States, Läs mer

How NATO Is Meeting New Threats

This month more than 15,000 troops from 22 nations are taking part in Allied Shield, a series of exercises designed Läs mer

Here’s Why Moscow Doesn’t Want the Donbas but Continues to Meddle There Anyway

The war in the Donbas is imposing large costs on Ukraine. According to Ukraine’s leading investment bank Dragon Capital, in Läs mer