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    South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine top list of suffering nations
    Mar23

    South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine top list of suffering nations

    In contrast with the generally thriving residents of Norway, people in South Sudan, Haiti and Ukraine top a Gallup survey of the most suffering countries. …read more Source: United Press...

    ‘Zelyonka:’ the Anti-Putin Antiseptic
    Mar23

    ‘Zelyonka:’ the Anti-Putin Antiseptic

    Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Source: Navalny.com “Zelyonka,” a green topical antiseptic used in Russia and other countries in Eastern Europe, is back in the headlines: On March 19, Russian opposition leader and presidential candidate Alexei Navalny was attacked with the antiseptic outside his campaign headquarters in the Siberian...

    Russian anti-Putin colonel shot dead in the Ukraine
    Mar23

    Russian anti-Putin colonel shot dead in the Ukraine

    A former member of the Russian parliament, Denis Voronenkov, was shot and killed in the city of Kiev. Voronenkov, a colonel in the Russian military and a frequent critic of president Vladimir Putin, had plans to testify at the trial for treason of former Ukraine President Victor Yanukovych. …read more Source: USA...

    Former Russian lawmaker gunned down on sidewalk
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker gunned down on sidewalk

    KIEV, Ukraine — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was...

    Russia : sound, fury, but not much clout
    Mar23

    Russia : sound, fury, but not much clout

    Strategy is the central political art, writes Lawrence Freedman in Strategy: A History. “It is about getting more out of a situation than the starting balance of power would suggest. It is the art of creating power.” If this is so, consider the case of a country that is economically smaller than Italy, Australia, or South Korea. Its economy has...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday, prompting another war of words between the two countries. …read more Source: U.S....

    Maelfu ya watu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine
    Mar23

    Maelfu ya watu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine

    Karibu watu 20,000 wanahamishwa kufuatia misururu ya milipuko kwenye ghala kubwa la kuhifadhi silaha mashariki mwa Ukraine, kisa ambacho kimetajwa na maafisa kuwa cha hujuma. …read more Source:...

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko blames state terrorism by Russia; Kremlin spokesperson Peskov says that’s “absurd.” …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    Yulia Samoylova, 27, who uses a wheelchair, was selected as Russia’s entry for the kitsch song contest by state-owned Channel 1 this month …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev

    The former deputy in the Russian Duma Denis Voronenkov has been killed in front of a hotel in Kiev, confirmed Ukrainian authorities. President Petro Poroshenko described the murder as “an act of terrorism on the part of Russia”. “The clear signature of the Russian special services has appeared several times across different European capitals.”...