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    A Baltic test for European arms control  – The Baltic Times
    Feb23

    A Baltic test for European arms control – The Baltic Times

    Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in early 2014, its political and military relations with the West have deteriorated sharply. Russian m…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Middle East helps double weapons-maker Kalashnikov’s sales — CEO
    Feb22

    Middle East helps double weapons-maker Kalashnikov’s sales — CEO

    ABU DHABI — Russian weapons maker Kalashnikov Group’s sales doubled last year, helped by demand in the Middle East for its drones, missiles, rifles and military vehicles, making up for US sanctions that cost it its largest market, its chief executive said. Kalashnikov, whose AK47 assault rifles have armed Russian forces for 70 years,...

    Russia creates propaganda force to wage information warfare against the West
    Feb22

    Russia creates propaganda force to wage information warfare against the West

    "Propaganda needs to be clever, smart and efficient," said Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in reference to the new unit. The Russian Defense Ministry has formalized its information-warfare efforts with a dedicated propaganda division, Russian state-run media reported on Wednesday. “Propaganda needs to be clever, smart and...

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev
| Reuters
    Feb22

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev | Reuters

    KIEV A few thousand Ukrainians rallied on Wednesday to demand a change of political leadership in a demonstration that coincided with the third anniversary of the ousting of pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovich amid mass street protests.The rally was organised by three right-wing parties who accuse the government of being too weak and...

    In Syria And Ukraine, Russia Positions Itself As Solution To Problems It Created
    Feb22

    In Syria And Ukraine, Russia Positions Itself As Solution To Problems It Created

    The world is becoming ever more tumultuous. But amid the general storm one country can be relied upon to maintain a sanguine — and sanguinary — course: Vladimir Putin’s Russia. (The views expressed in this blog post do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL.) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine nationalists demand purge of government on the third anniversary of the Maidan uprising
    Feb22

    Ukraine nationalists demand purge of government on the third anniversary of the Maidan uprising

    Thousands of nationalists have rallied in Kiev in a so called ‘‘Dignity’‘ march demanding a purge of Ukraine’s current government. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev
    Feb22

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev

    KIEV (Reuters) – A few thousand Ukrainians rallied on Wednesday to demand a change of political leadership in a demonstration that coincided with the third anniversary of the ousting of pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovich amid mass street protests. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev
    Feb22

    Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev

    A few thousand Ukrainians rallied on Wednesday to demand a change of political leadership in a demonstration that coincided with the third anniversary of the ousting of pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovich amid mass street protests. …read more Source: Channel...

    Blood in the Water: the Trump Revolution Ends in a Whimper
    Feb22

    Blood in the Water: the Trump Revolution Ends in a Whimper

    Photo by Gage Skidmore The Flynn fiasco is not about national security advisor Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russian ambassador. It’s much deeper than that. It’s about Russia. It’s about Putin. It’s about the explosive rise of China and the world’s biggest free trade zone that will eventually stretch...

    Kerber moves closer to top ranking comeback in Dubai
    Feb22

    Kerber moves closer to top ranking comeback in Dubai

    Angelique Kerber dominated Monica Puig 6-2, 6-3 in barely an hour at the Dubai Tennis Championships yesterday to move a step closer to returning to the number one ranking. The top-seeded German who held the top WTA spot in 2016 before Serena Williams took it back in September, could regain the number one ranking were she to win the Gulf event on...