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    “By now, there was no way back for me”: the strange story of Bogdan Stashinsky
    Jan19

    “By now, there was no way back for me”: the strange story of Bogdan Stashinsky

    Serhii Plokhy’s The Man with the Poison Gun is a gripping, remarkable Cold War spy story. On the morning of 12 August 1961, a few hours before the supreme leader of East Germany, Walter Ulbricht, announced the sealing of the border between East and West Berlin, a funeral took place for a four-month-old boy at the Rohrbeck Evangelical...

    Obama: Constructive Relationship With Russia Is in America?s Interest
    Jan19

    Obama: Constructive Relationship With Russia Is in America?s Interest

    Talking on Russia during his last press conference, outgoing US President Barack Obama claimed that a constructive relationship with Moscow is in interests of Washington. , WASHINGTON — The United States and the world benefit from having constructive relations with Russia, Obama said in his final press conference on Wednesday. “I think it...

    Leader: Trump and an age of disorder
    Jan19

    Leader: Trump and an age of disorder

    Mr Trump’s disregard for domestic and international norms represents an unprecedented challenge to established institutions. The US presidency has not always been held by men of distinction and honour, but Donald Trump is by some distance its least qualified occupant. The leader of the world’s sole superpower has no record of...

    Trump faces 4 areas of high risk conflict
    Jan19

    Trump faces 4 areas of high risk conflict

    (Credit: AP) Within months of taking office, President Donald Trump is likely to face one or more major international crises, possibly entailing a risk of nuclear escalation. Not since the end of the Cold War has a new chief executive been confronted with as many potential flashpoints involving such a risk of explosive conflict. This...

    Verkhovna Rada adopts draft law on conducting NATO’s exercises in Ukraine
    Jan19

    Verkhovna Rada adopts draft law on conducting NATO’s exercises in Ukraine

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    Ukraine sacrifices elite financial interests to stave off popular revolt
    Jan19

    Ukraine sacrifices elite financial interests to stave off popular revolt

    Most of us still associate ‘nationalization’ of industry with the aims of the political left. Decades ago, the Soviet Union’s.. The post Ukraine sacrifices elite financial interests to stave off popular revolt appeared first on Reaction. …read more Source:...

    Domestic Refugees in Ukraine: Waiting Out the War
    Jan19

    Domestic Refugees in Ukraine: Waiting Out the War

    The war in eastern Ukraine has uprooted hundreds of thousands of people, forcing them to flee from the constant shelling. Many of them have since found shelter, but they are yearning to return to their old lives. …read more Source: Der...

    Hundreds attend funeral of IDF soldier who died in Golan accident
    Jan19

    Hundreds attend funeral of IDF soldier who died in Golan accident

    Mother, PM plead for public to attend ceremony for recent immigrant from Ukraine; Corporal Viacheslav Gargay had no other relatives in the country. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russia Warns of ‘Maidan’ over Bulgarian President’s Inauguration, MPs Pick Up
    Jan19

    Russia Warns of ‘Maidan’ over Bulgarian President’s Inauguration, MPs Pick Up

    A state-funded think tank in Russia has alleged that Maidan-style protests will be staged “in the center of Sofia” before Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev takes up the office on Sunday. In a piece published on the day Radev was sworn in, Igor Pshenichnikov, the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies’ advisor to the...

    Armenian Foreign Ministry stands in support for Russian-Israeli blog  writer Alexander Lapshin 
    Jan19

    Armenian Foreign Ministry stands in support for Russian-Israeli blog  writer Alexander Lapshin 

    ArmInfo. Armenian Foreign Ministry stands in support for Russian- Israeli blog writer Alexander Lapshin arrested by Belarusian authorities on Baku’s demand, Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Shavarsh Kocharyan told journalists on January 19 after the government’s session. According to the Deputy Minister it is difficult to forecast...