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    Everything We Learned From Russia’s Massive Zapad Military Exercise
    Sep23

    Everything We Learned From Russia’s Massive Zapad Military Exercise

    Nicholas J. Myers Security, Eurasia Is Russia’s military as good, or as bad, as they say? The conclusion of the large-scale Russian-Belarusian Zapad-2017 military exercise allows some initial reflections. Though the Zapad exercise series is a regular feature of the Russian strategic-operational exercise family, this is its first installment...

    How Trump followed a Russian map straight to Paul Manafort
    Sep23

    How Trump followed a Russian map straight to Paul Manafort

    Paul Manafort (Credit: Getty/Chip Somodevilla) It’s been the question right from the start, hasn’t it? Why Russia? And when you consider the Russians, why Trump? Well, I think I’ve got the answer: sanctions. What the Obama administration did, in effect, was put sanctions on fun, and Trump’s deal with the Russians was to...

    Paul Manafort: why Trump’s old ally could hold the key in Mueller’s Russia hunt
    Sep23

    Paul Manafort: why Trump’s old ally could hold the key in Mueller’s Russia hunt

    Trump’s ex-campaign chair is a major target for special counsel Mueller, and an indictment may not be far off – which could change everything for the presidentWhen Paul Manafort, the former Washington super-lobbyist, bought an apartment in Trump Tower in Manhattan for $3.7m in 2006, there was no reason at the time to read the hand of...

    Free speech, free trade and failure: how federal politics touched us this week
    Sep23

    Free speech, free trade and failure: how federal politics touched us this week

    OTTAWA — The winner of the first week back from summer on Parliament Hill? A banner-dragging aircraft-for-rent. On Monday, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation hired one to welcome MPs back to Ottawa for the fall session, pulling a giant banner that denounced Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s tax proposals as too anti-business. Not to be...

    Morata will fill Costa void for Chelsea, says Shevchenko
    Sep23

    Morata will fill Costa void for Chelsea, says Shevchenko

    Chelsea’s Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring their first goal. Photo: Reuters LONDON: Diego Costa’s departure will have no lasting impact on Chelsea’s title ambitions because in Alvaro Morata they have signed the perfect striker to fill his boots, the club’s former frontman Andriy Shevchenko said on Friday. Premier League...

    Letter to the editor: Paul Manafort and me in Ukraine
    Sep23

    Letter to the editor: Paul Manafort and me in Ukraine

    Paul Manafort (Credit: AP/Matt Rourke) After reading our Trump-Russia Timeline, Francine “Fran” Curro Cary wrote to us about her experiences in Ukraine as a Peace Corps volunteer. Her letter to the editor has been lightly edited for clarity. Paul Manafort had been busy working in Ukraine when I arrived in 2009 as a Peace Corps volunteer. Our...

    Trudeau said government will add Ukraine to list of countries Canada exports weapons to
    Sep23

    Trudeau said government will add Ukraine to list of countries Canada exports weapons to

    Ottawa, Sept. …read more Source: Jordan News Agency...

    DPR Minister Wounded in Assassination Attempt in Donetsk – Source
    Sep23

    DPR Minister Wounded in Assassination Attempt in Donetsk – Source

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — The Minister of Revenue and Duties of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), Alexander Timofeev was seriously injured in an assassination attempt in Donetsk, a source in the DPR’s security forces told Sputnik on Saturday. “There have been two explosions, an assassination on the DPR Minister of Revenue...

    The exports of larger volumes to the United States and Ukraine are envisaged: the DFA has appointed the official representatives
    Sep23

    The exports of larger volumes to the United States and Ukraine are envisaged: the DFA has appointed the official representatives

    The Development Foundation of Armenia has appointed the official representatives in the United States and Ukraine: the Memorandums of Cooperation were signed today at the Development Foundation of Armenia։ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prfbtmSe_EA . “Two more people joined our network, and … …read more Source:...

    This is the U.S. Army’s Handbook for Defeating Russia in a War
    Sep23

    This is the U.S. Army’s Handbook for Defeating Russia in a War

    Michael Peck Security, The handbook recommends that U.S. forces train to fight in an environment where electronic warfare jams GPS and radios. The U.S. Army has published a handbook on how to defeat Russia’s hybrid-warfare strategy. The Russian New Generation Warfare Handbook, published in December 2016 and recently released over the...