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Fight Over Values Risks a ‘European Civil War,’ Macron Says

“We need a sovereignty stronger than our own,” he said. The French president also sought to remind those like himself, just 40 years old, who had no memories of World War II and few of the Cold War, that the European Union was intended [...]
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Trump risks political blowback from his base on Syria

President Donald Trump staked much of his 2016 campaign on vowing to solve problems at home instead of entangling the U.S. in conflicts abroad. Yet as president, he’s gone the other way, deciding to launch airstrikes against Syria this weekend [...]
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News Analysis: From One Strike in Syria, a World of Potential Risks

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“If this is it, Assad should be relieved,” tweeted Randa Slim, an analyst at the Middle East Institute. If this is it #Assad should be relieved. #Syrianstrike — Randa Slim (@rmslim) April [...]
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Risks loom for Comey’s book blitz

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James Comey’s new memoir is already a pre-publication media hit, but the former FBI director’s tell-all assault on President Donald Trump also poses major risks—not only for Comey’s personal reputation but for the wider Russia investigation [...]
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Emboldened Turkey Pushes Deeper Into Syria, but Risks Abound

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“Afrin is not a region easy to command for Turkey,” said Ozgur Unluhisarcikli, director in Turkey of the German Marshall Fund of the United States. “Not only is the majority of the population there Kurdish, but an important part [...]
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Trump Says Getting Tough on Chinese Trade Will Empower U.S. He Risks the Opposite.

4 weeks ago | 0 comment
In many major economies, steel makers are contending with a glut of low-cost product, much of it made in China. Western businesses must acquiesce to Beijing’s wishes, sharing cutting-edge technology as a condition of entry to the Chinese [...]
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What tax cut? GOP risks selling an invisible policy change

3 months ago | 0 comment
Republicans have a surprising task when it comes to selling their tax overhaul to the public: convincing voters they’ve gotten a tax cut. It may be hard for some to realize because, rather than sending out big, flashy rebate [...]
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Bannon lawyer juggles clients, risks conflicts in Russia probe

3 months ago | 0 comment
When Steve Bannon sits down with special counsel Robert Mueller later this month, at the former White House strategist’s side will be one of the most important—and busy—lawyers in the Trump-Russia saga. Bannon is represented [...]
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Harassment All Around, Afghan Women Weigh Risks of Speaking Out

4 months ago | 0 comment
One woman gave up on government employment after repeated harassment and started her own nongovernmental organization. She began applying for grants from the United Nations, the United States Agency for International Development and various [...]
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Flake takes on Trump — and risks it all

6 months ago | 0 comment
Senate Republicans are privately growing worried about every comment Sen. Jeff Flake makes about President Trump. | John Shinkle/POLITICO The [...]