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    Putin says Washington told leaders not to attend World War Two parade
    Apr17

    Putin says Washington told leaders not to attend World War Two parade

    Many Russians say the West delayed opening a second front unnecessarily during World War Two, in which more than 20 million Soviet citizens were killed.Russia blames U.S. for security crises and turmoil in UkrainePutin says Russia will never give in to pressureWest rains on Putin’s WWII parade as Ukraine crisis takes toll …read more...

    Prosecuting those responsible for MH17 crash key priority: Dutch minister
    Apr17

    Prosecuting those responsible for MH17 crash key priority: Dutch minister

    Prosecuting those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine, killing all 298 passengers and crew — 193 of them Dutch — is a key priority for the Netherlands, the justice minister said Thursday. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russian defence chief blames US for global security risks and Ukraine crisis
    Apr17

    Russian defence chief blames US for global security risks and Ukraine crisis

    “Of course, the biggest tragedy among the ‘colour revolutions’ is Ukraine,” Shoigu said, contrasting the “peaceful” transition of Crimea to Russia with “violent propagation of the European choice” by Kiev’s current leadership. Top Russian defence officials have lashed out at the United States, accusing it of undermining global...

    Prosecuting those responsible for MH17 crash key priority: Dutch minister
    Apr17

    Prosecuting those responsible for MH17 crash key priority: Dutch minister

    THE HAGUE: Prosecuting those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine, killing all 298 passengers and crew – 193 of them Dutch – is a key priority for the Netherlands, the justice minister said Thursday. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Pro-independence journalist shot dead in Ukraine
    Apr17

    Pro-independence journalist shot dead in Ukraine

    A Ukrainian pro-independence journalist was shot dead Thursday by unknown gunmen near his house in central Kiev, the country’s Interior Ministry said. …read more Source: China...

    Visiting NATO Chief praises Icelandic contribution to int’l security
    Apr17

    Visiting NATO Chief praises Icelandic contribution to int’l security

    Stoltenberg spoke highly of the Nordic nation’s contributions to NATO and international security in various ways,including supporting NATO’s mission to train,advise and assist the Afghan security forces and contributing to the alliance’s trust fund to help Ukraine modernize its command and control capabilities s. …read...

    MH17: Dutch shift focus to investigating culprits
    Apr17

    MH17: Dutch shift focus to investigating culprits

    THE HAGUE: The Dutch government said on Thursday that, with nearly all of the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 identified, efforts had shifted to finding those responsible for shooting the plane down as it crossed Ukraine last July. Foreign Minister Bert Koenders said, after meeting counterparts from Malaysia, Ukraine and Australia on the...

    MH17: Dutch team find more remains at crash site
    Apr17

    MH17: Dutch team find more remains at crash site

    THE HAGUE: Dutch investigators have recovered more body parts at the MH17 plane crash site in Ukraine after searching a location that was previously inaccessible, the Netherlands announced on Thursday. All 298 passengers and crew onboard the Malaysia Airlines jetliner — 193 of them Dutch — died when it was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine...

    Japan Jets Scramble at Cold-War Levels as Chinese and Russian Incursions Increase
    Apr17

    Japan Jets Scramble at Cold-War Levels as Chinese and Russian Incursions Increase

    Tokyo. Japan’s air force said on Wednesday jet fighter scrambles had reached a level not seen since the height of the Cold War three decades ago as Russian bombers probe its northern skies and Chinese combat aircraft intrude into its southern air space. In the year through March 31, Japanese fighters scrambled 944 times, a 16-percent...

    Russia willing to restore relations with Kiev: Putin
    Apr17

    Russia willing to restore relations with Kiev: Putin

    The restoration of relations with Kiev is in Russia’s interests, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday during his annual live Q-and-A session. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

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