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    Putin: bad, sad or mad?
    Feb05

    Putin: bad, sad or mad?

    Is Vladimir Putin bad, sad or mad? Is he a sinister and effective tyrant, cleverly taking advantage of the West’s weakness? Is he balancing precariously at the head of a failing state? Or is he delusional? The short answer is that we do not really know. We do not know how Putin thinks. We do not know what information he gets. We do not know...

    Ukrainian president calls for NATO states to provide weapons
    Feb05

    Ukrainian president calls for NATO states to provide weapons

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called on NATO states to send weapons to his country, saying in a newspaper interview that civilian deaths and the growing conflict should provide the Western alliance with enough reason to come to Ukraine’s aid. …read more Source:...

    Nato shows signs of battle fatigue in confrontation with ruthless Putin
    Feb05

    Nato shows signs of battle fatigue in confrontation with ruthless Putin

    Russia’s Kremlin, unfettered by the need to build consensus, is ahead of the game in clash with Europe and the US over Ukraine – and waging a propaganda warDemocracy is messy. And, when it comes to multinational clubs and coalitions like Nato or the EU, it is also very bureaucratic. Committees and task forces, summits and consensuses,...

    Europa partnership of newspapers questions Joe Biden
    Feb05

    Europa partnership of newspapers questions Joe Biden

    US vice-president responds to questions on conflict in Ukraine, relations with Russia and Islamic State in a written interviewEuropa partners: The war in eastern Ukraine is reigniting with great ferocity. President Obama has said the US is ready to “ratchet up the pressure” on Russia. What does that mean concretely? Should embargoes be tightened...

    Pro-Russian rebels claim control of another Ukrainian town
    Feb05

    Pro-Russian rebels claim control of another Ukrainian town

    Pro-Russian separatists have been filmed carrying out patrols in a town they claim to have taken control of in eastern Ukraine. Vuhlehirsk is not… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian army officer held in Moscow vows to continue hunger strike
    Feb05

    Ukrainian army officer held in Moscow vows to continue hunger strike

    A Ukrainian army officer being held in prison in Moscow is vowing to continue a hunger strike in protest at her detention. Pilot Nadia Savchenko was… …read more Source:...

    U.N. aviation agency says in talks to open new Black Sea air route
    Feb04

    U.N. aviation agency says in talks to open new Black Sea air route

    MONTREAL (Reuters) – The UN’s aviation agency wants to open a new route for commercial aircraft in international airspace over the Black Sea that will be managed by Ukraine and without “interference” from Russia, the agency’s secretary-general said. …read more Source:...

    Wladimir Klitschko on Ukraine crisis: ‘It’s a war that nobody wants to see’
    Feb04

    Wladimir Klitschko on Ukraine crisis: ‘It’s a war that nobody wants to see’

    Heavyweight champion addressed Ukraine crisis Wednesday in New York38-year-old made remarks at press conference to announce April title fightKlitschko to defend titles against Bryant Jennings at Madison Square GardenSalesmanship gave way to social consciousness Wednesday when Wladimir Klitschko concluded a news conference at Madison Square Garden...

    Donetsk residents are all players in a terrible lottery
    Feb04

    Donetsk residents are all players in a terrible lottery

    A mother in eastern Ukraine buries her son – yet another casualty in a civil war that is killing civilians with appalling randomness. …read more Source:...

    Dangerous plan to arm Ukraine | Letters: Pofessor Richard Sakwa and Denis MacShane
    Feb04

    Dangerous plan to arm Ukraine | Letters: Pofessor Richard Sakwa and Denis MacShane

    Timothy Garton Ash suggests it is time to arm Ukraine against the insurgency in the Donbass and to counter Russian propaganda (Sometimes only guns will stop guns. And Putin must be stopped, 2 February). This is as ill-conceived as it is dangerous and represents a fundamental misreading of the situation. It will only pile logs onto a burning fire,...

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