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    Moldova: the New Cold War's corrupt battleground
    Sep06

    Moldova: the New Cold War's corrupt battleground

    As tensions between the U.S. and Russia escalate, several countries of the former Soviet Union are caught in the middle. Ukraine, Georgia, and a small country of Moldova, sandwiched between the NATO member Romania and Ukraine, are an example… …read more Source: The...

    Spanish ex-minister linked to Panama Papers drops World Bank bid
    Sep06

    Spanish ex-minister linked to Panama Papers drops World Bank bid

    José Manuel Soria, Spain’s former industry minister, has withdrawn his nomination to be his country’s representative at the World Bank, over links to the Panama Papers scandal, Reuters reported Tuesday. Soria, who resigned in April after he was linked to an offshore company that appeared in the documents that shed light on possible...

    Ukraine’s national teams to play Kosovo at neutral venues
    Sep06

    Ukraine’s national teams to play Kosovo at neutral venues

    BELGRADE – The Ukraine national basketball and football teams will play their respective EuroBasket 2017 and World Cup 2018 qualifying games against Kosovo at neutral venues outside Ukraine, Ukrainian Ambassador to Serbia Oleksandr Aleksandrovych announced Tuesday. This is a result of a recent political decision by Ukraine as part of its...

    Live by the Pen, Die by the Sword
    Sep06

    Live by the Pen, Die by the Sword

    The war against journalists in Ukraine is getting bloody. …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Future Belongs to Authoritarian States
    Sep06

    The Future Belongs to Authoritarian States

    After the great Western victory over the Soviet Union in 1991, many echoed Frances Fukiyama’s view that the future belonged to liberal democratic states. And, much like after the Western victories in World War I and World War II, there was a period of significant expansion of democratic regimes around the world after 1991. But, now, 25...

    Proof That Covering Houses In Neon Pink Yarn Makes The World A Better Place
    Sep06

    Proof That Covering Houses In Neon Pink Yarn Makes The World A Better Place

    #ourpinkhouse #finland A photo posted by olek (@oleknyc) on Aug 27, 2016 at 7:41am PDT“Everybody should have a home” is the resounding and incontrovertible message of artist Olek’s recent project “Our Pink House.” If said home is pink, all the better. Olek, the world’s reigning queen of all things involving feminism and yarn, is...

    Estonia Accuses Russia’s Air Force of Violating Airspace
    Sep06

    Estonia Accuses Russia’s Air Force of Violating Airspace

    Estonia has accused the Russian air force of violating its airspace for the fourth time this year, according to a statement by the Baltic country’s Ministry of Defense. The three Baltic countries are undergoing a NATO reinforcement due to the high level of Russian military activity observed near its borders since the start of hostilities in...

    ‘Serious human rights violations’ still occurring in Crimea and the Donbas
    Sep06

    ‘Serious human rights violations’ still occurring in Crimea and the Donbas

    “Both in Crimea and in the conflict zone in the Donbas region, serious human rights violations have occurred and are still occurring, Marieluise Beck (Germany, ALDE) said when presenting her report on “legal remedies to human rights violations on the … …read more Source:...

    Five reasons Hillary could be blowing it
    Sep06

    Five reasons Hillary could be blowing it

    Everybody who has ever worked for Hillary Clinton, covered her, supported her with clutched rosary and gnarled innards through the darkest days — or even watched her with educated interest from afar — knew this moment would come. With two months to go before the presidential election, a major poll released this morning (CNN/ORC) revealed that the...

    Five reasons Hillary could be blowing it
    Sep06

    Five reasons Hillary could be blowing it

    Everybody who has ever worked for Hillary Clinton, covered her, supported her with clutched rosary and gnarled innards through the darkest days — or even watched her with educated interest from afar — knew this moment would come.With two months to go before the presidential election, a major poll released this morning (CNN/ORC)...