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    Russia to fit tanks with ‘PTERODACTYL’ drones as Putin bolsters forces on Europe’s borders
    Dec04

    Russia to fit tanks with ‘PTERODACTYL’ drones as Putin bolsters forces on Europe’s borders

    THE Russian military will equip its tanks with advanced reconnaissance drones capable of circling up to 100 metres in the air and operating indefinitely. …read more Source:...

    A History of Vandalism: Welcome to Ukraine’s Historic Holocaust Site
    Dec04

    A History of Vandalism: Welcome to Ukraine’s Historic Holocaust Site

    While many Ukrainian politicians and political activists alike have embraced pointed views on their country’s thorny and controversial World War II past, relatively few may claim direct personal experience of the Holocaust. Abraham Kristein, however, is the rare exception of someone who not only witnessed horrific wartime atrocities in...

    600,000 risk losing water in Ukraine
    Dec03

    600,000 risk losing water in Ukraine

    International monitors warned on Friday that around 600,000 impoverished people could be left without water or heat in war-scarred eastern Ukraine this winter. The words of caution came with few signs of an end to the 31-month-long conflict between Kiev and the pro-Russian separatists that has killed nearly 10,000 people in the EU’s...

    Ukraine prime minister meets al-Kuwari
    Dec03

    Ukraine prime minister meets al-Kuwari

    Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman met HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari, Adviser at the Emiri Diwan and Qatar’s candidate for the post of director general at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco), in Kiev on Friday. During the meeting, they talked about the Qatari candidate’s vision...

    Russia hopes for eased sanctions under Trump
    Dec03

    Russia hopes for eased sanctions under Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes that under Donald Trump, the United States eases economic sanctions put in place by the Obama administration. (Yuri Kochetkov/Reuters) WASHINGTON – Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir...

    Nadezhda Savchenko does not want to become Ukraine’s president
    Dec03

    Nadezhda Savchenko does not want to become Ukraine’s president

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    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions
    Dec03

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions

    WASHINGTON — Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party aren’t holding back. RELATED LINKSWhy James Mattis could be an ‘awkward fit’ for the Trump administration Obama and Putin speak at...

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions
    Dec03

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions

    WASHINGTON — Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party aren’t holding back. “It turns out that United Russia won the elections in America,” Viktor Nazarov, the governor of Omsk,...

    In Aleppo, I saw why Assad is winning
    Dec03

    In Aleppo, I saw why Assad is winning

    The industrial sector of Layramun in northwest Aleppo tells the story of this war. Its 1,200 factories have been looted and destroyed. In their place are piles of concrete rubble filled with rusted metal. Collapsed water tanks peak through the ruins. Where bustling factories and the din of machines once churned out bundles of yarn, only the...

    Lithuanian president: NATO exercises send clear message
    Dec03

    Lithuanian president: NATO exercises send clear message

    Civilians across Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, are concerned that Moscow, after displaying its military might in Georgia, Ukraine and now Syria, could have the Baltic states in its sights next. …read more Source: World...