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    North Korean missiles probably had ‘engines sourced from Russia or Ukraine’
    Aug14

    North Korean missiles probably had ‘engines sourced from Russia or Ukraine’

    Study claims engines resemble Soviet-era design and probably acquired through illicit channels operating in either or both countriesNorth Korea probably acquired the rocket engines for the two intercontinental ballistic missiles it tested in July from Ukrainian or Russian sources within the past two years, a study has claimed.A report published...

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

    Ukraine denied on Monday that it had ever supplied defence technology to North Korea, responding to an article in the New York Times that said North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from Ukrainian factory Yuzhmash. Concern that North Korea is close to achieving its goal of putting the mainland United States within range of a nuclear weapon...

    This Holocaust monument in Belarus is haunting — and subversive
    Aug14

    This Holocaust monument in Belarus is haunting — and subversive

    “The Unbowed Man” statue at the Khatyn Memorial in Belarus commemorating Yuzif Kaminsky, a survivor of Nazi atrocities, and his slain son Adam. (John Oldale/Wikimedia Commons) KHATYN, Belarus (JTA) — Even by Soviet standards, the massive memorial complex near Minsk to the victims of Nazi atrocities stands out for its immense scale and ambition....

    North Korea missile parts believed traced to Ukraine
    Aug14

    North Korea missile parts believed traced to Ukraine

    Pyongyang said to have used modified version of Russian-designed missile engine …read more Source: Financial...

    Georgian Party Demands Independent Probe Into Audio Recording Of Alleged Saakashvili Extradition Talk
    Aug14

    Georgian Party Demands Independent Probe Into Audio Recording Of Alleged Saakashvili Extradition Talk

    Georgia’s opposition United National Movement (ENM) party has called for an independent forensic testing of an audio recording in which the Ukrainian and Georgian interior ministers are apparently discussing the possible extradition of Mikheil Saakashvili, a former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region....

    North Korea’s rapid advancement in missile technology linked to Ukrainian factory
    Aug14

    North Korea’s rapid advancement in missile technology linked to Ukrainian factory

    U.S. intelligence and experts believe North Korea’s rapid advancement in missile technology is linked to black-market deals made with a financially burdened Ukrainian factory that has historical ties to Russia’s missile program. According to the New York Times, a study by missile expert at the International Institute for Strategic...

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

    Ukraine denied on Monday that it had ever supplied defence technology to North Korea, responding to an article in the New York Times that said North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from Ukrainian factory Yuzhmash. …read more Source: GMA News...

    Report: Ukraine Sold Rocket Technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Report: Ukraine Sold Rocket Technology to North Korea

    The New York Times has an important story today that suggests North Korea’s surprising progress towards building their ICMBs may be due to a Ukrainian rocket plant selling technology on the black market. The story suggests that after the Russian government canceled its orders for missile parts in the wake of the war in Ukraine, the factory...

    North Korea’s New Missiles Came From Ukraine and Russia, Report Claims
    Aug14

    North Korea’s New Missiles Came From Ukraine and Russia, Report Claims

    A new report claims the North could not have developed better rockets so quickly without foreign technology. …read more Source:...

    Cruz Calls Out NYT Reporter Who Labeled His Response to Charlottesville Attack ‘Posturing’
    Aug14

    Cruz Calls Out NYT Reporter Who Labeled His Response to Charlottesville Attack ‘Posturing’

    When a New York Times reporter on Sunday accused Sens. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) of political posturing with their statements against white supremacists, Cruz had a response ready. Both Cruz and Rubio called the attack over the weekend in Charlottesville, Va, where someone plowed their car into pedestrians amid clashes...