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News in Brief

News in Brief

Aarushi Ahuja, World and Nation Editor

February 9, 2018

Germany After months of stalemate across German national politics, Germany will soon have a functioning coalition government. According to BBC, representatives of Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party, the CDU, and center-left Social Democrats, SPD, have reached a coalition deal...

NATO’s actions could cause next cold war

NATO’s actions could cause next cold war

William Bryer, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

The weather was unusually warm for February in Munich, but the discussion was cold. “We are rapidly rolling into a period of a new Cold War,” said Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. This emphatic statement was but one of the significant comments made at the 2016 Munich Security Conference. From...

Russian-Ukraine conflict exacerbated by cease-fire violation

Reese Setzer, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

Less than 48 hours after a cease-fire was declared between the Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels, loud booms were heard in the port city of Mariupol as well as in Donetsk. The cease-fire was agreed upon at talks between representatives of Ukraine, the rebels, Russia and the Organization for Security...