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    Ukrainian troops in Donbas attacked almost 50 times in last day
    Oct09

    Ukrainian troops in Donbas attacked almost 50 times in last day

    Russia`s hybrid military forces in Donbas attacked Ukrainian positions 48 times in the last day, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters. The hottest spot was the Mariupol sector, where 27 attacks were recorded, which was the highest number since August. View map in full size The adversary repeatedly used...

    Ukraine`s Defense Ministry: Disengagement near Stanytsia Luhanska rescheduled
    Oct09

    Ukraine`s Defense Ministry: Disengagement near Stanytsia Luhanska rescheduled

    The Armed Forces of Ukraine have rescheduled the date for the withdrawal of their troops near the village of Stanytsia Luhanska because the combined Russia-separatist formations have failed to abide by the framework agreement on disengagement and continued shelling Ukrainian positions. ”The failure of combined Russian-separatist formations to...

    Russia says U.S. actions threaten its national security
    Oct09

    Russia says U.S. actions threaten its national security

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he had detected increasing U.S. hostility towards Moscow and complained about what he said was a series of aggressive U.S. steps that threatened Russia`s national security, according to Reuters. In an interview with Russian state TV likely to worsen already poor relations with Washington,...

    Rival Syria resolutions by West and Russia defeated at UN
    Oct09

    Rival Syria resolutions by West and Russia defeated at UN

    Rival resolutions on Syria backed by the West and Russia were defeated in the UN Security Council on Saturday, offering no relief to the besieged city of Aleppo and leaving the key powers even more divided over a course of action in the war-ravaged country, according to ABC News. Russia vetoed a French-drafted resolution demanding an immediate...

    Parliament vote in Georgia: Ruling party declares victory
    Oct09

    Parliament vote in Georgia: Ruling party declares victory

    The ruling Georgian Dream party declared victory in a parliamentary election in ex-Soviet Georgia on Saturday after two exit polls put it in first place following a tense vote widely seen as a test of political stability, according to Reuters. Criss-crossed by strategically important oil and gas pipelines and traditionally buffeted between Russia...

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 38 times
    Oct09

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 38 times

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 38 times in the past 24 hours, including 17 in the Mariupol sector, 15 barrages in the Luhansk sector, and six in the Donetsk sector, according to the press center of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. View map in full size In the Luhansk sector, the enemy...

    Steinmeier: East-West tensions `more dangerous` than Cold War
    Oct09

    Steinmeier: East-West tensions `more dangerous` than Cold War

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called the current escalation of tensions created by souring relations between the United States and Russia ”more dangerous” than the Cold War, according to Radio Liberty. In the German tabloid Bild, Steinmeier cited differences over Ukraine – where Russia-backed separatists controlling swaths...

    Syrian opposition demands EU sanction Russia
    Oct09

    Syrian opposition demands EU sanction Russia

    The Syrian opposition has called on the European Union to sanction Russia for what it says are war crimes in Syria, according to Anadolu Agency. Syrian opposition High Negotiations Committee (HNC) member Bassma Kodmani also urged the EU to consider every option for civilian protection after Russia`s direct involvement and support for the Assad...

    Russia moving nuclear-capable missiles into Kaliningrad: U.S. intelligence official
    Oct08

    Russia moving nuclear-capable missiles into Kaliningrad: U.S. intelligence official

    Russia is moving nuclear-capable missiles into Kaliningrad, a tiny Russian enclave sitting between Poland and Lithuania, a U.S. intelligence official said Friday, confirming Estonian news reports, according to Reuters. Russia`s reasons for shipping the 500-kilometer-range Iskander-M missiles to Kaliningrad ”could be innocuous,” said the official,...

    U.S. accuses Russia of directing cyberattacks to `interfere` with elections
    Oct08

    U.S. accuses Russia of directing cyberattacks to `interfere` with elections

    The United States for the first time has publicly accused Russia of orchestrating a string of cyberattacks targeting U.S. political organizations and prominent current and former officials in what Washington called a bid ”to interfere with the U.S. election process,” according to Radio Liberty. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence...

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