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    Ukraine says military cargo plane shot at from Russian-held gas rig
    Feb01

    Ukraine says military cargo plane shot at from Russian-held gas rig

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said on Wednesday a Ukrainian military cargo plane had been shot at with a firearm from a Russian-held gas rig on the Black Sea. …read more Source:...

    With His Power Unchecked, Michael Flynn Could Lead Trump Into War With Iran
    Feb01

    With His Power Unchecked, Michael Flynn Could Lead Trump Into War With Iran

    Within President Donald Trump’s inner circle, Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn may be down, but he is not out. He remains national security advisor, and his thinking clearly stands behind the recent, disturbing marginalization within the National Security Council of the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., and of the...

    Heavy Fighting Flares Up In Eastern Ukraine
    Feb01

    Heavy Fighting Flares Up In Eastern Ukraine

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Freezing and nerve-shattered residents of an eastern Ukraine town battered by an upsurge in fighting between troops and Russia-backed rebels flocked to a humanitarian aid center Wednesday to receive food and warm up. Read More → …read more Source:...

    NATO head urges Russia to act on ‘serious spike’ in Ukraine violence
    Feb01

    NATO head urges Russia to act on ‘serious spike’ in Ukraine violence

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday urged Russia to use its influence with pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine to halt what he called the worst upsurge in fighting in a long time …read more Source: The Daily...

    NATO head urges Russia to act on ‘serious spike’ in Ukraine violence (AFP)
    Feb01

    NATO head urges Russia to act on ‘serious spike’ in Ukraine violence (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday urged Russia to use its influence with pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine to halt what he called the worst upsurge in fighting in a long time. …read more Source: The West...

    The Bogus ‘Credibility’ Argument and Hawkish Whining
    Feb01

    The Bogus ‘Credibility’ Argument and Hawkish Whining

    Arthur Herman and Lewis Libby recycle the very tired “credibility” argument once again: In retreating from the Middle East and abandoning Ukraine to Russian aggression, the Obama administration contended America wouldn’t lose prestige around the world. It was wrong. Asian powers, especially China, have noted the U.S. failure to enforce the...

    Iran under-20 futal squad blanks Ukrainian team in friendly
    Feb01

    Iran under-20 futal squad blanks Ukrainian team in friendly

    Iran’s national under-20 futsal team, defeats Ukraine’s under-21 futsal squad 2-0 in a friendly match. …read more Source:...

    Heavy Fighting Continues in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb01

    Heavy Fighting Continues in Eastern Ukraine

    Freezing and nerve-shattered residents of an eastern Ukraine town battered by an upsurge in fighting between troops and Russia-backed rebels flocked to a humanitarian aid center Wednesday to receive food and warm up. Heavy shelling of government-held Avdiivka, just north of the rebel stronghold city of Donetsk, began over the weekend and...

    NATO calls on Russia to help stop spike in violence in east Ukraine
    Feb01

    NATO calls on Russia to help stop spike in violence in east Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg called on Russia on Wednesday to use its “considerable influence” with rebels in eastern Ukraine to end what he described as “the most serious spike in violations” of a shaky truce there in a long time. …read more Source: Libya...

    The Art of the Deal: Why Putin needs one more than Trump
    Feb01

    The Art of the Deal: Why Putin needs one more than Trump

    In his book, ‘Art of the Deal,’ Donald Trump said the best deals were ones where both sides got something they wanted. His credo, applied to a potential U.S.-Russia deal, flags an awkward truth for Vladimir Putin: He wants more from Trump than vice versa. As aides try to set up a first meeting between the two presidents, the mismatched...