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Vladimir Putin Says 'Talented' Donald Trump Is 'An Extraordinary Individual'

Inquisitr 13 Jun 2021
... on former President Donald Trump's tenure in the White House, and contrasted Trump's foreign policy with Biden's.
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Biden to hold solo press conference following Putin summit

Yahoo Daily News 13 Jun 2021
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will hold a solo press conference following his summit in Switzerland with Russian President Vladimir Putin, avoiding what foreign policy experts warned could be a high-risk moment had he chosen to stand side-by-side with Putin while briefing the press.
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‘I’ve never regretted doing it’: Daniel Ellsberg on 50 years since leaking the Pentagon Papers

The Observer 13 Jun 2021
When the police arrived, a 13-year-old boy was photocopying classified documents ... Read more ... AP ... “The effect on Nixon’s policy was zero ... “So as far as one could see, as I said at the time, the American people at this moment have as much influence over their country’s foreign policy as the Russian people had over the invasion of Czechoslovakia.” ... .
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Turkey’s Erdogan strong abroad and weak at home

Asiatimes 12 Jun 2021
Initially booming through years of robust economic growth, Turkish foreign and security policy has also gone from defensive to assertive, Euro-centric to regionally engaged ... Yet, for all these foreign policy successes, “If there were an election today, Erdogan would surely lose,” ...
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G-7 leaders try to signal that page has turned on Trump era

The Keene Sentinel 12 Jun 2021
The G-7 is the first stop on Biden’s maiden foreign trip as president, and he is scheduled to continue on to gatherings of the NATO alliance and the E.U ... James Carafano, vice president of foreign and security policy at the Heritage Foundation, described Biden’s trip as “a bit of a nothingburger,” with few significant policy announcements.
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How Organized Crime Infiltrated American Business After WW II, Corrupted National Politics from Truman to Trump

GlobalResearch 12 Jun 2021
global leadership as necessary to save the world from Russian and Chinese autocracy ... foreign policy, including Obama’s Unending Wars (Clarity Press, 2019) and The Russians Are Coming, Again, with John Marciano (Monthly Review Press, 2018).
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Merkel is first European leader invited to Biden’s White House

The Irish Times 11 Jun 2021
Biden repudiates Trump foreign policy in forceful Munich speech Navalny ripple effect ... Handelsblatt said Dr Merkel’s foreign policy adviser Jan Hecker recently met Jake Sullivan, Mr Biden’s national security adviser, to look for ways of resolving the Nord Stream 2 conflict.
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Interview: Irish MEP questions purpose of Biden's European tour (update)

China.dot.org 11 Jun 2021
"It's like as if Europe is weaker or something, especially on foreign policy, where they have been very reluctant to stand up to the Americans on many issues ... foreign policy, is without any real meaning, noted Wallace, deploring Washington's efforts to block a United Nations (UN) Security Council vote on a ceasefire in Gaza.
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Fury as Russia brands jailed Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny 'a US spy' and bans ...

The Daily Mail 11 Jun 2021
‘The ruling by a Moscow Court to label Mr Navalny’s organisations as “extremist groups” marks the most serious effort to date by the Russian Government to suppress the independent political opposition,’ EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said yesterday.
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Interview: Irish MEP questions purpose of Biden's European tour

Sina 11 Jun 2021
"It's like as if Europe is weaker or something, especially on foreign policy, where they have been very reluctant to stand up to the Americans on many issues ... foreign policy, is without any real meaning, noted Wallace, deploring Washington's efforts to block a United Nations (UN) Security Council vote on a ceasefire in Gaza.
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Navalny team vows to fight on after 'extremism' ruling

The National 11 Jun 2021
"It is an unfounded decision that confirms a negative pattern of a systematic crackdown on human rights and freedoms which are enshrined in the Russian constitution," EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said in a statement ... Russian authorities have accused the opposition of working for and receiving funding from foreign interests.
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World Insights: Biden to meet Putin amid heightened U.S.-Russia tensions

China.dot.org 11 Jun 2021
President Joe Biden makes his first overseas trip since taking office, he is slated to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a time of heightened tensions with Moscow ... policy will lead to continued tensions in Ukraine, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Tuesday.
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Leery of new Mali junta, Macron shrinks French role in Sahel

The Arab Weekly 11 Jun 2021
Russian factor?–. Meanwhile one local observer has suggested that Russian forces could replace the French in Bamako ... “The reduction of Barkhane troops will not have an impact on Mali since Russian troops will arrive and replace them ... We are grateful for the [Mali’s] support of Russian foreign policy initiatives.
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Biden likely to come out of Putin summit empty-handed and risks handing the Kremlin a ...

Business Insider 10 Jun 2021
Turkey has long been considered a key US ally, but Erdogan's increasingly anti-democratic approach to leadership and a series of controversial foreign policy decisions - including purchasing a Russian missile defense system - have undermined the partnership.
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EU slams ban on Kremlin critic's political groups

Straits Times 10 Jun 2021
"(The) ruling by a Moscow Court to label Mr Alexei Navalny's organisations as 'extremist groups' marks the most serious effort to date by the Russian government to suppress the independent political opposition and anti-corruption investigations," EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said in a statement on behalf of the 27 member states yesterday.
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