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    Separatist commander killed in east Ukraine
    Feb08

    Separatist commander killed in east Ukraine

    A key commander of the Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine, Mikhail Tolstykh has been killed. …read more Source:...

    Today’s letters: School board accountability and supporting Ukraine
    Feb08

    Today’s letters: School board accountability and supporting Ukraine

    School board trustees don’t have wide mandate Re: How to break the cycle of school closings, Feb. 3 Randall Denley’s column contains at least one faulty premise, namely that, somehow, more local control of education taxes and how they are spent would be more “democratic.” While most taxpayers are eligible to vote in school board...

    Ukraine Revisited
    Feb08

    Ukraine Revisited

    Stephen F. CohenFrom the beginning of the crisis more than three years ago, false (or half-true) narratives have dominated US media accounts and policymaking. …read more Source: The...

    Can Trump reset ties with Russia?
    Feb08

    Can Trump reset ties with Russia?

    With Russia’s bargaining capacity much higher now, it will demand greater compromises from the U.S. for a potential détente “When I am President, Russia will respect us far more than they do now and both countries will, perhaps, work together to solve some of the many great and pressing problems and issues of the WORLD!” Donald Trump...

    U.S. Senators Want Veto Power Over White House On Russia Sanctions
    Feb08

    U.S. Senators Want Veto Power Over White House On Russia Sanctions

    A group of U.S. senators plan to introduce legislation making it more difficult for President Donald Trump’s administration to lift sanctions imposed on Russia for its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine separatist leader ‘Givi’ killed in bomb explosion
    Feb08

    Ukraine separatist leader ‘Givi’ killed in bomb explosion

    Ed AdamczykFeb. 8 (UPI) — Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine blame the government for the death of military commander Mikhail “Givi” Tolstykh. …read more Source: United Press...

    Mane Tandilyan: This demonstrates ‘the fearful stance’ of the HHK
    Feb08

    Mane Tandilyan: This demonstrates ‘the fearful stance’ of the HHK

    Famous blogger Alexandr Lapshin has been extradited to Azerbaijan. Lapshin, a citizen of Russia, Ukraine and Israel, has already arrived in Baku. He was flown on a special charter flight. “This demonstates the fearful stance of the Republican Party of Armenia,” says Mane Tandilyan, Vice-Chair of the Bright Armenia Party and a member of the Yelk...

    Pirates kidnap seven Russians, one Ukrainian in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    Pirates kidnap seven Russians, one Ukrainian in Nigerian waters

    Pirates have kidnapped seven Russians and one Ukrainian after attacking the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean off the coast of Nigeria, the Russian embassy said on its official Twitter account. …read more Source: Channel...

    Pirates kidnap seven Russians, one Ukrainian in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    Pirates kidnap seven Russians, one Ukrainian in Nigerian waters

    LAGOS (Reuters) – Pirates have kidnapped seven Russians and one Ukrainian after attacking the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean off the coast of Nigeria, the Russian embassy said on its official Twitter account. …read more Source: The...

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters

    WARRI, Nigeria (AP) ” The Russian embassy in Nigeria says seven Russian sailors and a Ukrainian have been kidnapped from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters.It comes less than three months after three Russians were taken hostage off… …read more Source: The New Zealand...