Tag: Brexit

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Why Ukraine loves Joe Biden

Many Ukrainians hope that a Joe Biden presidency will improve relations between their country and the U.S., and dissuade Russian aggression | Roberto Schmidt/AFP via Getty Images Opinion Why Ukraine loves Joe Biden Another 4 years of Trump would be a boon to Russia, Ukrainians fear. By Askold Krushelnycky 9/28/20, 5:47 PM CET Press play…

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EU wants Brexit transition end planning to ‘accelerate’

European Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič | Pool photo by John Thys/EPA EU wants Brexit transition end planning to ‘accelerate’ Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič says future meetings would need to be more regular than they have been.  By Emilio Casalicchio 9/28/20, 3:54 PM CET Updated 9/28/20, 5:05 PM CET LONDON — European Commission Vice…

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Spanish court ruling paves way for Catalan leader’s removal

Catalan President Quim Torra | Quique Garcia/EFE via EPA Spanish court ruling paves way for Catalan leader’s removal Quim Torra banned from public office for breaching electoral law. By Cristina Gallardo 9/28/20, 2:31 PM CET Spain’s Supreme Court ruled on Monday that Catalan President Quim Torra violated electoral law, paving the way for his immediate…

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Inside Russia’s state-media propaganda machine

A new report details the inner workings of RT, the Kremlin-backed media outlet that pushes Russian interests and anti-Western narratives around the globe | Image via iStock Inside Russia’s state-media propaganda machine Academics from the University of Oxford interviewed almost two dozen current and former RT journalists about their time at the Kremlin-backed media outlet.…