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Italy breaks ranks with NATO over Libya mission

Which was inevitable I suppose, given their reluctance from the beginning. From AFP: Italy called for a suspension of hostilities in Libya on Wednesday in the latest sign of dissent within NATO as the civilian death toll mounts and Moamer … Continue reading

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Smart Power! or The Sting..?

In a surprising announcement this morning, one that confirmed suspicions that began circulating on Tuesday evening, President Obama announced that the US would scrap plans for a missile defense shield for eastern Europe, essentially reneging on promises that the Bush … Continue reading

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