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    Hitler rant from 1942 rant by Hitler against ‘flabby’ and ‘useless’ Nazi generals uncovered
    Oct12

    Hitler rant from 1942 rant by Hitler against ‘flabby’ and ‘useless’ Nazi generals uncovered

    A furious Hitler excoriated the leading lights of his war against the Soviet Union in at a headquarters in Vinnitsa, Ukraine. A record of the outburst was recently uncovered in Russian military archives. …read more Source: Daily...

    The Putin adoration society
    Oct11

    The Putin adoration society

    RHODES, Greece — Every October, Kremlin sympathizers gather on this mythical Greek island. This year’s edition, coming amidst political ructions in Moscow and Russia’s surprise intervention in Syria, had an unusual flavor. The patron of the Dialogue of Civilizations forum, held annually here since 2003, is Vladimir Yakunin, until...

    MH17 crash report is set for release, but it is unlikely to offer closure
    Oct11

    MH17 crash report is set for release, but it is unlikely to offer closure

    Technical report on 2014 air disaster in Ukraine will avoid ‘blame and culpability’ – though its evidence may further bolster argument Russia was involvedIn a hangar at an airfield in southern Holland, a ghost has been conjured from the gloom. Over the past nine months Dutch investigators have been fitting together pieces of recovered plane...

    Photographs reveal the decaying city of Pripyat abandoned after 1986 Chernobyl disaster
    Oct11

    Photographs reveal the decaying city of Pripyat abandoned after 1986 Chernobyl disaster

    Today the abandoned city of Pripyat, Ukraine sits in ruin after its 50,000 residents were evacuated a day after an explosion at the nearby Chernobyl power plant. …read more Source: Daily...

    The Murky Ethics of Publishing Data on Russian Servicemen ‘Bombing Syria’
    Oct11

    The Murky Ethics of Publishing Data on Russian Servicemen ‘Bombing Syria’

    Why are Ukrainian citizen sleuths exposing Russian military participating in Syrian airstrikes? Images from Luis Prado and Pavel N. for the Noun Project. Disclaimer: Aric Toler is a contributor for Bellingcat. On October 8, the Ukrainian website Mirotvorets (“Peacemaker”) published a list of nine Russian servicemen who were supposedly responsible...

    Lukashenko: No sense in a Russian airbase in Belarus
    Oct11

    Lukashenko: No sense in a Russian airbase in Belarus

    “The army is being constantly modernized and improved. We keep an eye on the conflicts in Ukraine, Syria, in Iraq before that, and other places. We evaluate what methods are used to wage wars or hot conflicts these days. We make the relevant conclusions and adjust our armed forces to these conflicts.” …read more Source:...

    Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland visits Bulgaria
    Oct11

    Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland visits Bulgaria

    Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov will meet with Thorbjorn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe, who is paying an official visit to Bulgaria on 11 and 12 October. Bulgaria’s foreign minister is playing host to Mr. Jagland in his capacity of future chair of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. During their meeting...

    Losing control in the Caucasus
    Oct11

    Losing control in the Caucasus

    Nagorno-Karabakh, the former Soviet Union’s oldest and most dangerous conflict, is waking up again. The 1994 ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan is under severe strain. Where there was occasional sniper fire two years ago, mortars are now being fired. Rockets are raining down on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border and the ceasefire line east...

    Election 2015. Belarus respects Ukraine’s choice
    Oct11

    Election 2015. Belarus respects Ukraine’s choice

    Alexander Lukashenko said he is okay with the fact that “Ukraine would like to taste the EU’s bread”. “However, you should remember that you will bear responsibility for any consequences,” he added. …read more Source:...

    Russia backs bigger OSCE mission in Ukraine
    Oct10

    Russia backs bigger OSCE mission in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Saturday it wanted to see a bigger European monitoring mission in Ukraine to help oversee withdrawal of mortars, tanks and light artillery under recent agreements. …read more Source:...

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