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    US to deploy marine unit in Bulgaria as part of effort to reassure Nato allies
    Jun25

    US to deploy marine unit in Bulgaria as part of effort to reassure Nato allies

    Troops with tanks, armoured vehicles and artillery to be in place by September to help counter European concerns about Russia’s involvement in UkraineA Marine Corps unit equipped with tanks, light armoured vehicles and artillery will be sent to Bulgaria in September as part of US efforts to reassure Nato allies worried by Russia’s...

    NATO Reaffirms Support for Ukraine, Reveals Plans for Joint Exercises
    Jun25

    NATO Reaffirms Support for Ukraine, Reveals Plans for Joint Exercises

    Following the meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission on Thursday, the Alliance reaffirmed its support for Ukraine and revealed plans for holding joint exercises with its partner country. NATO Defence Ministers and their Ukrainian counterpart Stepan Poltorak discussed the security situation in the country and reviewed the assistance provided by...

    France fills the American arms void
    Jun25

    France fills the American arms void

    The Dassault Rafale, France’s premier fighter jet, headlined the International Paris Air Show last week, showing off its state-of-the art maneuvers before a crowd of 300,000 defense industry leaders. While the air show ostensibly exhibited advances in aviation technology, France also brandished the Rafale as the centerpiece of major new...

    Obama criticizes Russian state-run media
    Jun25

    Obama criticizes Russian state-run media

    The state-run media in Russia is allowing President Vladimir Putin to get away with actions that aren’t in his country’s best interests, President Barack Obama says in an interview with VICE. “The Russian economy is taking a hammer blow because of their incursions into Ukraine. It’s terrible for the future of Russia. But because...

    Europe needs Greece
    Jun25

    Europe needs Greece

    ANKARA — The Greek debt crisis has become so complicated that we now have digests and timelines to guide us through the saga. In this spirit, the Bertelsmann Foundation recently released an infographic depicting the Greek crisis as falling dominos. The last of the pieces which would be knocked down if Greece were to default on June 30 is painted...

    Exclusive: Mother urges Russia not to abandon son captured in Ukraine
    Jun25

    Exclusive: Mother urges Russia not to abandon son captured in Ukraine

    ROZHKI, Russia (Reuters) – The mother of a Russian soldier captured in Ukraine says her son never told her he was quitting the army, raising doubt about Kremlin assertions that the soldier was no longer serving when he crossed the frontier. …read more Source:...

    NATO warns of ceasefire violations in Ukraine
    Jun25

    NATO warns of ceasefire violations in Ukraine

    Russia is continuing to support armed separatists in eastern Ukraine who are endangering the fragile ceasefire with Ukrainian government forces, NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said after meeting with Kiev’s defense minister on Thursday. “Ceasefire violations persist. There is still a risk of a return to heavy fighting,”...

    The Man Who Supported Ostriches and Other Viral Adventures of Viktor Yanukovych
    Jun25

    The Man Who Supported Ostriches and Other Viral Adventures of Viktor Yanukovych

    Former Ukrainian President Yanukovych is catching up to Vladimir Putin in meme points. Courtesy image from Twitter. Ukraine’s ousted ex-President Viktor Yanukovych is no stranger to memes and viral videos featuring his person. But after the Euromaidan protests led him to escape Ukraine in February 2014, he has been off the radar, living in...

    NATO boosts Ukraine support, urges Kiev to reform
    Jun25

    NATO boosts Ukraine support, urges Kiev to reform

    NATO is providing Ukraine with additional support in demining and overseeing its airspace, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced Thursday, while also calling on the crisis-battered country to press ahead with reforms.His comments came at a meeting… …read more Source:...

    NATO warns of risk of return to heavy fighting in Ukraine
    Jun25

    NATO warns of risk of return to heavy fighting in Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO’s head warned on Thursday of a risk of a return to heavy fighting in Ukraine but said it would be unwise to declare a ceasefire agreement dead, despite repeated violations, because it remained the best hope for peace. …read more Source:...

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