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    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first
    Jan30

    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first

    Traditional Russian wooden dolls called Matryoshka depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, hours before Donald Trump is to be sworn in as president of the United States, are displayed for sale at a street souvenir shop in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky) (Credit: AP) Energy has long...

    What happens to Afghanistan now?
    Jan29

    What happens to Afghanistan now?

    AFGHANISTAN is America’s longest war, and it seems it could go on indefinitely, if only because, in shades of the Vietnam catastrophe, there is no face-saving way out, and national pride is very much at stake. President Trump says he will ‘pursue a new foreign policy that finally learns from the mistakes of the past’ but has inherited...

    3 Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive
    Jan29

    3 Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive

    KIEV: Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed when pro-Russian rebels attacked government positions in Avdiyivka on Sunday, cutting off power supplies to the eastern frontline town, Ukrainian officials said. The two-year-old Minsk peace agreement has failed to stop fighting in eastern Ukraine with each side accusing the other of violating the...

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Clashes With Separatist Fighters
    Jan29

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Clashes With Separatist Fighters

    Ukrainian authorities said four soldiers had been killed in fighting Russia-backed separatists, some of the worst violence in weeks in war-torn eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine: Five killed in worst clash in weeks in rebel east
    Jan29

    Ukraine: Five killed in worst clash in weeks in rebel east

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Clashes in east Ukraine kill 3 soldiers, 1 pro-Russian
    Jan29

    Clashes in east Ukraine kill 3 soldiers, 1 pro-Russian

    Fresh clashes in eastern Ukraine have killed three government forces and one from the pro-Russia militants’ camp in what has been described as the bloodiest escalation of conflict in weeks in the war-torn region. …read more Source: Iran...

    Five killed in worst clash in weeks in Ukraine rebel east
    Jan29

    Five killed in worst clash in weeks in Ukraine rebel east

    Kiev, Jan 29 (AFP) Four soldiers and one rebel fighter were killed in fresh fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed insurgents toay, the bloodiest clash in weeks in the war-torn country’s east. The Ukrainian army said it had been hit by rebel fire in the battle for control of the key industrial town of Avdiivka. The outskirts...

    Five killed in worst clash in weeks in Ukraine rebel east (AFP)
    Jan29

    Five killed in worst clash in weeks in Ukraine rebel east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Four soldiers and one rebel fighter were killed in fresh fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed insurgents Sunday, the bloodiest clash in weeks in the war-torn country’s east. …read more Source: The West...

    A big one for Big Brother
    Jan29

    A big one for Big Brother

    That vial of cesium-135 seized during a nuclear smuggling bust in Moldova in 2015? Phil Williams can shower you with decades of context showing how traffickers in one of Europe’s most lawless and poorest states might have gotten involved in trying to sell radioactive materials to the Islamic State. Tom Congedo can tell you just how...

    HIAS: Several Jewish families affected by entry ban
    Jan29

    HIAS: Several Jewish families affected by entry ban

    (JTA) — The U.S. temporary ban on issuing entry visas citizens of seven predominantly-Muslim countries has affected several Jewish families, according to HIAS, a global Jewish nonprofit that protects refugees. The 90-day ban, which came Friday in an executive order signed by President Donald Trump, has plunged into further uncertainty the lives...