Archive for January 15th, 2017

Ukraine seeks 'clarity' from Canada about whether it will extend its military mission there

Sunday, January 15th, 2017:

Ukraine’s envoy says his government is growing concerned about whether Canada will continue its military support to help the country deter Russian aggression. The mission is set to expire at the end of March. But with thousands of U.S. troops arriving in Poland and neighbouring countries to bolster NATO forces, Ukraine — not a NATO member — is anxious to see an extension of Canada’s commitment to it. “It has taken us much longer than we expected to discuss the future format of our co-operation,” Andriy Shevchenko, the Ukrainian ambassador to Canada, said in an interview. “We still don’t have a […] Read More →

Former U.S. officials urge Trump administration to work with Iran opposition

Sunday, January 15th, 2017:

EXCLUSIVE: Nearly two dozen former top U.S. government officials have urged President-elect Donald Trump to work with Iran’s opposition once in office, according to a letter obtained by Fox News. A letter signed by 23 former officeholders calls on Trump to consult with the Paris-based National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI). The group has called for free elections and freedom of religion in Iran, as well as an end to what it calls Tehran’s “religious dictatorship.” IRAN DISSIDENTS SEEKING MEETING WITH TRUMP While the Iranian government calls the group terrorists, the NCRI’s network of supporters in Iran helped the […] Read More →

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