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    Germany to move ahead on new short-range air defence system
    Feb02

    Germany to move ahead on new short-range air defence system

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The German military has decided to replace its ageing short-range air defence systems and help fill a gap that has caused concern among NATO allies following Russia’s annexation of Crimea, a defence ministry spokesman said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Get Ready, Europe: Is the War Between Russia and Ukraine Back On?
    Feb02

    Get Ready, Europe: Is the War Between Russia and Ukraine Back On?

    Nolan Peterson Security, A dangerous dance is occuring in Eastern Ukraine–and it could have global ramifications. KYIV, Ukraine—Artillery and rockets have been raining down on the front-line town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine since Sunday, leaving 16,000 civilians, including 2,000 children, without heat, electricity, or clean water as...

    Graves of Holocaust victims looted, desecrated across Ukraine
    Feb02

    Graves of Holocaust victims looted, desecrated across Ukraine

    Looters dig up mass graves of Holocaust victims, desecrate remains in search for gold teeth and jewelry. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Putin accuses Kiev of provoking flare up in fighting in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    Putin accuses Kiev of provoking flare up in fighting in east Ukraine

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused Kiev of provoking this week’s flare up in fighting in eastern Ukraine, saying it was a ploy to win the support of the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump. …read more Source:...

    Germany to move ahead on new short-range air defense system
    Feb02

    Germany to move ahead on new short-range air defense system

    The German military has decided to replace its ageing short-range air defense systems and help fill a gap that has caused concern among NATO allies following Russia’s annexation of Crimea, a defense ministry spokesman said on Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin accuses Kiev of provoking flare up in fighting in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    Putin accuses Kiev of provoking flare up in fighting in east Ukraine

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused Kiev of provoking this week’s flare up in fighting in eastern Ukraine, saying it was a ploy to win the support of the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump. …read more Source: Libya...

    Headlines for February  2, 2017
    Feb02

    Headlines for February 2, 2017

    Longtime Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of StateSenate Judiciary Committee Approves Sessions as Attorney GeneralMnuchin & Price Approved by Committees, Despite Democratic BoycottDeVos Confirmation in Doubt as 2 Republicans Say They’ll Vote Against HerTrump Urges Republicans to Use “Nuclear Option” If Dems...

    Russia protests Ukrainian plane ‘provocation’ near oil rigs
    Feb02

    Russia protests Ukrainian plane ‘provocation’ near oil rigs

    Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 2 (UPI) — The Russian Black Sea Fleet said a Ukrainian Antonov An-26 plane made two “provocative passes” at a low altitude near Russian oil rigs in the Black Sea. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine’s president to call for referendum on joining NATO
    Feb02

    Ukraine’s president to call for referendum on joining NATO

    Eric DuVallFeb. 2 (UPI) — Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said he will seek a national referendum on the question of whether to seek to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine clashes flare for fifth day despite global concern
    Feb02

    Ukraine clashes flare for fifth day despite global concern

    Ukraine’s military began distributing food on Thursday to crowds of local residents in a frontline town battered by five days of violence that has sparked global condemnation and concern. Government forces and Russian-backed separatists have been exchanging mortar and rocket fire around the flashpoint eastern town of Avdiivka that sits just...