Category: William Keylor

Battling ISIS

September 29th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WFXT, William Keylor 0 comments

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Journalist executed: Captors sent message threatening Foley

August 20th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WFXT, William Keylor 0 comments

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Vacationing on Martha’s Vineyard, Obama calls for new Iraqi government

August 11th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WFXT, William Keylor 0 comments

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POV: Where is Europe while Ukraine burns?

July 24th, 2014 in 2014, BU Today, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, Ukraine-Russia-Crimea, William Keylor 0 comments

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A European Union policy last year is at the root of the Ukrainian conflict that saw last Friday’s horrific downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane (by pro-Russian Ukrainian separatists, according to the United States). The Union offered Ukraine an “association agreement” designed to tighten the political and economic links between the two parties…

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Jetliner shot down

July 17th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Ukraine-Russia-Crimea, WFXT, William Keylor 0 comments

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Expert William Keylor comments on the crash of Malaysia Airlines MH17 which was shot down in eastern Ukraine on the Russian border.

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Remembering D-Day: Recreating A Turning Point In History

June 5th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WGBH, William Keylor 0 comments

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Leaders from around the world are gathering in France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the massive invasion of Normandy during World War II…

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Criticism following ‘swap’ of Army Sgt. for Taliban detainees

June 3rd, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WFXT, William Keylor 0 comments

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There Is No Legal Right To Participate In G20 Events: Analyst

March 26th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Voice of Russia, William Keylor 0 comments

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India, Brazil, China and South Africa oppose any restrictions on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s participation at the G20 summit in Australia…

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Markets wobble on Crimean strife

March 3rd, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, NECN, Newsmakers, Ukraine-Russia-Crimea, William Keylor 0 comments

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As Russian troops swarm across Crimea and menace Ukraine, stock markets shuddered Monday and oil and gold prices jumped – all as investors wondered: What, really, can the U.S. and the West do to defuse the sense of global crisis created by Russian president Vladimir V. Putin’s latest exercise in empire-expansion…

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“There’s not going to be a military response, that’s for sure. Nobody wants that, and American public opinion would never accept it.’’

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Saudi Arabia rejects Security Council seat, lashes U.N. as failure

October 19th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles Times, Newsmakers, William Keylor 0 comments

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A day after the United Nations elected Saudi Arabia to a prestigious seat on the Security Council, the Saudi leadership refused to accept the position and lashed out at the world body for “double standards” and failure to protect peace…

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“What an extraordinary outburst from the Saudi government against the U.N. Security Council. I can only imagine that it reflects some kind of power struggle within the Saudi leadership. The way it was done, in a really quite strong denunciation of the Security Council, as far as I can recall is unprecedented.”

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