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    Dutch objections threaten to sink Ukraine treaty
    Oct28

    Dutch objections threaten to sink Ukraine treaty

    Dispute over deal with Kiev comes as EU gets green light for Ceta trade pact …read more Source: Financial...

    Latest WikiLeaks release shows phishing email that likely gave hackers access to Clinton campaign manager’s personal account
    Oct28

    Latest WikiLeaks release shows phishing email that likely gave hackers access to Clinton campaign manager’s personal account

    New emails released by WikiLeaks appear to show exactly how hackers gained access to Clinton campaign manager John Podesta’s personal account. “Someone just used your password to try to sign in to your Google Account [email protected],” the email to Podesta read. The message was sent March 19 with the subject line “*someone has your...

    Belarusian Defense Ministry to Ukrainian media: Don’t look for an enemy where there are none
    Oct28

    Belarusian Defense Ministry to Ukrainian media: Don’t look for an enemy where there are none

    “The attempts to inadequately interpret these reports are clearly inappropriate. We would advise our partners not to seek enemies where, they can rest assured, there are none,” concluded the spokesman of the Belarusian Defense Ministry. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Clinton plans to campaign in Arizona
    Oct28

    The Latest: Clinton plans to campaign in Arizona

    The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): 12:55 p.m. Hillary Clinton’s campaign says the Democratic presidential candidate will campaign in Arizona on Wednesday. Communications director Jen Palmieri says Clinton will urge voters in the traditionally Republican state to take advantage of early voting. She’ll also...

    Nazarbayev and Putin discussed situation in Ukraine and Syria
    Oct28

    Nazarbayev and Putin discussed situation in Ukraine and Syria

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has had a telephone conversation with President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, Akorda informs. …read more Source:...

    Clinton: A Hawk In The Wings
    Oct28

    Clinton: A Hawk In The Wings

    When Barack Obama was running for office in 2008, he was determined to redirect U.S. military efforts away from the “bad war” in Iraq and toward the “good war” in Afghanistan. This commitment to extricate the U.S. military from the dismal aftermath of a botched exercise in regime change earned Obama the exaggerated designation of “peace...

    Is Chechnya’s Ramzan Kadyrov Still in Moscow’s Favor?
    Oct28

    Is Chechnya’s Ramzan Kadyrov Still in Moscow’s Favor?

    Ramzan Kadyrov, the man President Vladimir Putin picked more than a decade ago to rule the southern Russian republic of Chechnya, is a rare case of a low-level provincial official overshadowing Moscow-based politicians and celebrities. The Chechen ruler has become something of a media star in Russia: just in the past month, he has launched his...

    Ukraine mourns economist Bohdan Hawrylyshyn, 90
    Oct28

    Ukraine mourns economist Bohdan Hawrylyshyn, 90

    KYIV – Everything that Bohdan Hawrylyshyn did in life “started with a dream,” he liked to say. He always stayed true to his Ukrainian roots and followed a simple credo. “Learn. Dream. Work with joy. Love people. Love life,” he wrote on his eponymous charity foundation’s website that he founded in 2009 to send Ukrainians […] …read more...

    Russia sends naval destroyer Smetlivy to Syria: state newspaper
    Oct28

    Russia sends naval destroyer Smetlivy to Syria: state newspaper

    MOSCOW – Russia on Friday despatched the naval destroyer Smetlivy to Syria to join its battle group there for a few months, Russian government daily Rossiiskaya Gazeta reported. It said the heavily armed ship had left the Crimean port of… …read more Source:...

    Finland walks a 1,300 kilometer fine-line with Russia
    Oct28

    Finland walks a 1,300 kilometer fine-line with Russia

    European leaders spend a lot of time fretting about Russia these days, but no EU nation has more direct experience in managing an uneasy relationship with Moscow than Finland, which shares a 1,300-kilometer border with Russia and spent the Cold War claiming fragile neutrality. Finland abandoned its political neutrality in 1995 when it joined the...