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    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean
    Feb03

    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean

    Click here for reuse options! How would you handle it if you had an employee behaving this erratically? Two weeks into the Trump presidency and Paul Krugman is already at wit’s end. “America and the world can’t take much more of this,” Krugman writes in Friday’s column.While thoughtful people have been worried about...

    More lives lost in Ukraine as US presses Russia
    Feb03

    More lives lost in Ukraine as US presses Russia

    The latest reports from both sides take the death toll in fighting since Sunday in the eastern war zone to 32 — a figure that has not been reached since the height of the war in 2014 and 2015. …read more Source: World...

    Locals and aid agencies warn of ‘humanitarian disaster’ as Ukraine fighting sparks diplomatic crisis
    Feb03
    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia
    Feb03

    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — In a sign of growing friction between the two ex-Soviet neighbors, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko criticized Russia Friday for cutting oil supplies, ordered his interior minister to press charges against Russia’s top food safety official and firmly refused to host a Russian air base. The EU and the U.S....

    Latest clashes claim seven lives in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    Latest clashes claim seven lives in eastern Ukraine

    The latest clashes in eastern Ukraine have claimed the lives of more civilians and soldiers amid an escalation of fighting in the region. …read more Source: Iran...

    6 fringe parties in the Dutch election
    Feb03

    6 fringe parties in the Dutch election

    The Netherlands has always had a fragmented political system but never quite like this: a record-breaking 81 parties registered to compete in the March 15 general election. The electoral council on Friday announced the final list, cutting the number of parties on the ballot paper down to 28. The others either failed to comply with the rules,...

    Civilians Caught In Eastern Ukraine Cross-Fire
    Feb03

    Civilians Caught In Eastern Ukraine Cross-Fire

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — International monitors on Friday strongly urged the warring sides in eastern Ukraine to silence their guns as heavy artillery and rocket barrages have continued to pummel residential areas. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Civilians caught in eastern Ukraine cross-fire
    Feb03

    Civilians caught in eastern Ukraine cross-fire

    International monitors on Friday strongly urged the warring sides in eastern Ukraine to silence their guns as heavy artillery and rocket barrages have continued to pummel residential areas. …read more Source: CTV...

    An on-the-ground look at the deadly surge of violence in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    An on-the-ground look at the deadly surge of violence in eastern Ukraine

    The town of Avdiivka has been hit hard this week as pro-Russian rebels battle government forces. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russian chief rabbi, Reform dissident in London for event for ex-Soviet Jews
    Feb03

    Russian chief rabbi, Reform dissident in London for event for ex-Soviet Jews

    LONDON (JTA) — Hundreds of Russian-speaking Jews from across Western Europe convened in the British capital for a conference on learning whose organizers at the Limmud FSU group said was the largest of its kind. The weekend event — the first entry into Western Europe by the Limmud FSU group for Russian-speaking Jews in the former Soviet Union and...