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    The ‘Credibility’ Argument Is Nonsense
    Sep27

    The ‘Credibility’ Argument Is Nonsense

    Dianne Pfundstein Chamberlain understandably wants to kill the shoddy “credibility” argument with fire: I found that the real world does not operate in the way that these critics of U.S. inaction seem to think it does. It is foolish for the United States to undertake military action for the primary purpose of reinforcing its reputation....

    Moscow claims THESE radar images prove MH17 was NOT downed by a Russian missile
    Sep27

    Moscow claims THESE radar images prove MH17 was NOT downed by a Russian missile

    THESE are the radar images which prove flight MH17 was NOT downed by a Russian missile, according to Moscow officials. …read more Source:...

    Anti-Putin Protester Returns To Moscow, Arrested Again In Red Square
    Sep27

    Anti-Putin Protester Returns To Moscow, Arrested Again In Red Square

    A well-known anti-Putin protester has been detained again in Moscow, this time following his return from Ukraine. Police arrested Roman Roslovtsev after he appeared on September 27 in Red Square with a sign, saying “I Am Not Afraid of 212.1!” That refers to a law that went into effect last year which criminalizes repeated violations...

    Russians again blame Ukraine for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash
    Sep27

    Russians again blame Ukraine for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash

    Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, Sept. 27 (UPI) — The Russian Defense Ministry said its data confirms that, if Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014, Ukrainian forces did it. …read more Source: United Press...

    MH17 explainer: what you need to know before the criminal inquiry results
    Sep27

    MH17 explainer: what you need to know before the criminal inquiry results

    Interim report could pinpoint location of missile launcher, widely considered to be in Russian-backed separatist territory An international team investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 will release its preliminary conclusions on Wednesday. The “interim results” of the criminal investigation might unveil new...

    Iceland Claims Russian Bombers Pose Risk to Passenger Flights
    Sep27

    Iceland Claims Russian Bombers Pose Risk to Passenger Flights

    Russian military bombers flew close to an Icelandic passenger jet with their transponders switched off, officials in Reykjavik told AFP on Monday. Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the diplomatic fallout between Moscow and Ukraine’s western partners, Russia has persistently sent its jets into international skies, without...

    Central Europe Sees Anti-Immigration Fervor, No Migrants
    Sep27

    Central Europe Sees Anti-Immigration Fervor, No Migrants

    BUDAPEST, Hungary—Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries. Along with Poland and Slovakia, they have also become the most vocal critics of the EU’s plan to...

    MH17 investigators to pinpoint missile launch in rebel-held Ukraine
    Sep27

    MH17 investigators to pinpoint missile launch in rebel-held Ukraine

    Report expected to say Buk missile was fired from separatist-held area in Ukraine and its launcher smuggled back to RussiaAn international criminal investigation into the shooting down of flight MH17 is likely to conclude that the plane was downed by a Buk missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine, diplomats say.The...

    Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrants
    Sep27

    Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrants

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries. Along with Poland and Slovakia, they have also become the most vocal critics of the EU’s...

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine
    Sep27

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine

    KIEV: At least 23 people have died after drinking moonshine in impoverished rural regions of eastern Ukraine that border on the former Soviet republic’s war zone, officials said Tuesday. The prosecutor’s office of the eastern city of Kharkiv reported the deaths of another five people over the past 24 hours, adding to the 13 killed by...