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Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations

Speaking in Maine takes us next to Northport and the Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations for a talk by Swithin Munyantwali, executive director and co-founder of the International Law Institute-African Centre for Legal Excellence.

His talk is on the Chinese engagement in Africa and to what extent it constitutes a real partnership.

For more on this talk and the Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations, click here.

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee is closely looking at China's military buildup and intentions in Southeast Asia.

Committee members heard testimony that China is expanding its military at a fast rate, with a goal of more ships than any other nation. China is also flexing its economic muscle, as the largest market in Asia.

Maine Sen. Angus King says that complex situation requires a well-thought-out policy.

BRUNSWICK, Maine - An American who lost relatives in the EgyptAir disaster has reached out to Germanwings families to give them support.

Jim Brokaw founded the Families of EgyptAir 990 as a support group after losing his father and stepmother in the 1999 crash, caused by a co-pilot who is believed to have intentionally flown the jet into the ocean.

The Brunswick, Maine, resident said he has reached out to Germanwings families over Facebook, offering to provide them any help he can based upon his experience dealing with such a tragedy.

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Speaking in Maine takes us to the recent 2015 Camden Conference, focusing this year on "Russia Resurgent."

Today features Thomas Graham, from the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University. His topic is "Rethinking U.S.-Russian Relations."

We'll be visiting the 2015 Camden Conference on Russia all this week at 1 p.m. To see all episodes in the series, click here.

Brookings Institution

Speaking in Maine takes us to the recent 2015 Camden Conference, focusing this year on "Russia Resurgent."

Today features Constanze Stelzenmuller, Robert Bosch senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. Her topic is "Europe's Russia Challenge."

We’ll be visiting the 2015 Camden Conference on Russia all this week at 1 p.m. To see all episodes in the series, click here

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