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    American Navy destroyer USS Carney enters the Black Sea

    The American destroyer USS Carney entered the Black Sea, as reported by twitter user Yörük Işık, who tracks the movement of warships across the Bosporus. As noted by Yörük Işık, the US Navy will “boost the patrols in the Black Sea amid tensions in the region”. This is the fourth such deployment of the destroyer. The USS Carney reported on...

    Estonian general: during Zapad-2017 exercises, Russia simulated war with NATO

    In an interview with the newspaper Bild, General Riho Terras, Commander of the Estonian Defense Forces said that he believes that Russia modeled war with NATO during the Zapad 2017 exercises. “I’ll be blunt: during the Zapad 2017 exercises, Russia simulated a full-scale military attack against NATO. It was not directed only against...

    Constitutional Court of Moldova suspends powers of President Dodon once again

    The Constitutional Court of Moldova, once again suspended the powers of the country’s president, Igor Dodon, on Friday, January 5. The decision was made at the request of a MP from the Democratic Party, Sergey Syrbu, who addressed the Constitutional Court the day before. The deputy justified his request by the fact that the president...

    Constitutional Court of Moldova suspends powers of President Dodon once again

    The Constitutional Court of Moldova, once again suspended the powers of the country’s president, Igor Dodon, on Friday, January 5. The decision was made at the request of a MP from the Democratic Party, Sergey Syrbu, who addressed the Constitutional Court the day before. The deputy justified his request by the fact that the president...

    Turkey signs contract with European conglomerate Eurosam to develop anti-air defense systems

    Turkey has signed a contract with the French-Italian military enterprise, the Eurosam, to conduct research on the development of a new anti-aircraft defense system. “The future system, equipped with modern technical abilities to defend against the most dangerous threats (stealth aircraft, winged, and ballistic missiles) will be ready by the...

    ‘Georgian Legion’ leaves Ukrainian Armed Forces

    The Georgian National Legion, which is fighting in the Donbas as part of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, declared they were withdrawing from the 54th brigade because of the “incompetence and illegal actions of its command”, as stated in a Facebook post of the military the unit. “On December 20, 2017, the entire Georgian Legion left...

    Ukrainian Politician: in 2014 Kyiv considered detonating gas transit pipeline connecting Russia to Europe

    The Deputy Minister for Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine, Yuriy Hrymchak, stated on ZIK TV that in 2014-2015, the Ukrainian authorities considered blowing up the Russian gas pipeline that goes through the entirety of Ukraine and brings gas into the countries of Europe. “Look at 2014-2015.. Do you think...

    Carnegie Center: Putin and Russian Patriarch at odds over Ukraine

    Disagreements have emerged between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Kirill of Moscow, Patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church (ROC), following the start of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. This was noted by Andrey Pertsev, researcher from the Carnegie Moscow Center, as reported by Voice of America. “It has long been known that the president...

    Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls trip to Russia a ‘one-way ticket’

    In a Twitter post, the Consular Service of the of the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has called travel by Ukrainians to Russia a “one-way ticket”. “Travel by Ukrainians to Russia is often a one-way ticket. [This is] confirmed and documented. So is it worth risking your own freedom and causing suffering to your...

    Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls trip to Russia a ‘one-way ticket’

    In a Twitter post, the Consular Service of the of the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has called travel by Ukrainians to Russia a “one-way ticket”. “Travel by Ukrainians to Russia is often a one-way ticket. [This is] confirmed and documented. So is it worth risking your own freedom and causing suffering to your...

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