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    Ukraine Begins to Move Giant Shield Over Chernobyl Site
    Nov14

    Ukraine Begins to Move Giant Shield Over Chernobyl Site

    The work to install a giant shield over the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site in Ukraine began Monday in an effort to block radioactive material from leaking out over the next several decades. The installation of the shield is planned to complete on Nov. 29 at a total cost of $1.6 billion, the AFP news agency reports. The European Bank for...

    Ukraine Govt. minister under fire for racy photo scandal
    Nov14

    Ukraine Govt. minister under fire for racy photo scandal

    The new deputy Interior Minister of Ukraine Anastasia Deeva is under fire after racy photos of the pretty politico hit the Internet. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Investigation Uncovers Poroshenko’s, Allies’ Spanish Coastal Villas
    Nov14

    Investigation Uncovers Poroshenko’s, Allies’ Spanish Coastal Villas

    Along the picturesque shores of Estepona in southern Spain’s Costa del Sol lie some of Europe’s most elegant resorts and luxury estates, whose owners and residents include Hollywood actors, superstar athletes, and some of the continent’s political elite. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin’s Fellow Travelers Elected in Bulgaria and Moldova
    Nov14

    Putin’s Fellow Travelers Elected in Bulgaria and Moldova

    The Kremlin’s winning streak continued on Sunday, as Bulgaria and Moldova both elected leaders seeking friendlier ties with Moscow. Rumen Radev, the Socialist Party candidate who promised to lift EU sanctions on Russia, was elected president in Bulgaria, while Igor Dodon won the run-off in Moldova, riding a wave of populist anger and...

    Fists fly in Ukrainian parliament
    Nov14

    Fists fly in Ukrainian parliament

    A BRAWL between two Ukrainian MPs broke out in Kiev, as one party leader accused another of working with the Kremlin and calling for him to be jailed. …read more Source:...

    WATCH:  Ukrainian Lawmakers Come to Blows During Parliamentary Meeting
    Nov14

    WATCH: Ukrainian Lawmakers Come to Blows During Parliamentary Meeting

    Two Ukrainian lawmakers exchanged punches during a meeting of the Conciliation Board in Ukraine’s parliament on Monday. …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine police chief quits, as exodus of reformers continues
    Nov14

    Ukraine police chief quits, as exodus of reformers continues

    KIEV – Ukraine’s police chief and a prominent customs officer resigned on Monday, continuing an exodus of reformist officials that has raised serious doubts about the Western-backed government’s commitment to tackle corruption. Police chief… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian MPs throw punches over accusations of Kremlin links
    Nov14

    Ukrainian MPs throw punches over accusations of Kremlin links

    KIEV – A brawl broke out between two Ukrainian MPs on Monday during a meeting of parliament faction leaders in Kiev, as one party leader accused another of working with the Kremlin and calling for him to be jailed. Oleh Lyashko, the leader of… …read more Source:...

    The Pretty Successful Superpower
    Nov14

    The Pretty Successful Superpower

    The post-Cold War era has now lasted a quarter-century—longer than the period between the world wars and more than half as long as the Cold War itself. This period, moreover, has been no quiet or restful time in American grand strategy. The United States did not withdraw from the world after the Soviet collapse, or even become a more “normal”...

    Two Allies in Ukraine Of Odesa Region’s Former Governor Quit Posts
    Nov14

    Two Allies in Ukraine Of Odesa Region’s Former Governor Quit Posts

    Two close allies in Ukraine of Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili have resigned from their posts, just days after Saakashvili himself stepped down from his post as the governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...